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Labor movement, but in the financing of massive technical exports, given the heavy external indebtedness of many Third World countries. On the other hand, the current glut of short-term liquidity in international capital markets, if tied to extensive government guarantees of development loans, might permit a large-scale rescheduling or reduction of existing indebtedness. S. industrial sectors to retool would be greatly increased, together with the demand for skilled domestic labor. S. labor in the establishment of a New International Economic Order.

3) The "sector analysis" approach taken here is derived from the model originally worked up by Eckart Kehr, refined by Alexander Gerschenkron. Cf. Eckart Kehr, Per Primat Der Innenpolitik (Berlin: Walter de Gruyter & Co, 1965), and Alexander Gerschenkron "Economic Backwardness in Historical Perspective," in Economic Backwardness in Historical Perspective (Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Belknap Press, 1962), pp. 5-30. (4) Reprinted in Stephen D. Krasner, "United State Commercial and Monetary Policy: Unravelling the Paradox of External Strength and Internal Weakness," in Peter J.

S. firms looked increasingly to direct foreign investment to capitalize on expanding foreign markets and lower labor costs abroad. S. 1 United States, Canada, and the NIEO US sectoral trade balances 1949 SITC number 0 0 1 1 2 2 3 3 312 or or 331 4 4 5 5 6 6 681 or or 67 7 7 732 732 8 8 851 851 9 9 Class of goods Food Beverages & tobacco Crude materials inedible except fuels Minerals fuel, lubricants, related material Petroleum crude & partly refined Animal & vegetable oil oil fats Chemicals Basic manufactured goods Textiles and clothing Iron and steel Machines, transport equipment Road motor vehicles Misc.

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