Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Tolerance for inequality: Hirschman's tunnel effect revisited

Durongkaveroj, wannaphong

Description

Along the path of economic development, advancement of some groups naturally generates economic disparity in society. The concurrent presence of both winners and losers invariably give rise to the psychologically economic question of how the losers perceive and respond to the benefits of development. The ‘tunnel effect’ proposed by Hirschman provides valuable insights for understanding the changing tolerance of economic inequality in the process of economic development. This paper critically...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/161785
Source: Journal of International Development
DOI: 10.1002/jid.3389

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Durongkaveroj_Tolerance_for_inequality%3A_2018.pdf99.16 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator