Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Openings in the body of 'capitalism': capital flows and diverse economic possibilities in Kiribati

Pretes, Michael; Gibson, Katherine

Description

Much of the post-development agenda is concerned with decoupling Eurocentric imaginings of development from development practices in 'remote' regions and exploring new forms of economy that can enhance local well-being. In the South Pacific (and elsewhere), small peripheral economies have confronted globalisation in varying ways. Some places, such as the Micronesian island state of Kiribati, have engaged directly with the global economy by investing capital generated locally in international...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2008
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/36941
Source: Asia Pacific Viewpoint
DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-8373.2008.00385.x

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Pretes_Openings_in_the_body_of_2008.pdf89.55 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


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

Updated:  12 November 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator