The Other Path: The Invisible Revolution in the Third World

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Harper & Row/Perennial Library, Jan 1, 1989 - Business & Economics - 271 pages
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The #1 bestseller in Latin America for the past year, this book describes underdeveloped countries of the Third World and how their internal economies and political alliances function. Photographs.

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User Review  - miningjid - LibraryThing

In this, his classic book on the informal economy of Peru and the reasons why poverty can be a breeding ground for terrorists, Hernando De Soto describes the forces that keep people dependent on ... Read full review

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In The Other Path, Hernando de Soto makes the populist argument for capitalism and property rights in the 3rd world. The social and economic environment of many 3rd world nations resembles feudalism ... Read full review

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TWO Informal Housing
THREE Informal Trade

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About the author (1989)

De Soto is President of the Institute for Liberty and Democracy in Lima, Peru.

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