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Handbook of Economic Development

1st Edition

Edited by Kuo-Tsai Liou

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768 pages

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Hardback: 9780824701819
pub: 1998-06-25
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Featuring over 1900 references, drawings, and tables and drawing on disciplines as diverse as political economics, public management, and urban affairs, this versatile text offers comprehensive information on major policy and managerial issues important to local and national economic development. Pulling together the work of over 40 researchers, the book examines the role of government in economic advances and reform, provides a complete, up-to-date survey of the literature on local and national economic development, details local and regional economic progress in the US, adopts an innovative interdisciplinary approach to the study of economic expansion, and more.

Table of Contents

POLICY AND MANAGERIAL ISSUES IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Policy and Managerial Issues in National and Local Economic Development, K.T. Liou

Win-Win Policy System and Economic Development, S.S. Nagel

Public Budgeting and Economic Development, A. Premchand

Public Infrastructure and Economic Development, R. Krol

Research and Development Activity and Economic Development, M. Gittleman and E.N. Wolff

Strategies for Economic Development Under Decentralization: A Transformation of the Political Economy, R.W. Shin and A. Tat-Kei Ho

Group-Based Micro-Finance and Economic Development, N. Bhatt and S.-Y. Tang

Administrative Reform and Economic Development: Experiences in Selected Transforming and Developing Countries, S.K. Ma

REGIONAL AND LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN THE UNITED STATES

Globalization and the Revitalization of U.S. Economic Competitiveness: Implications for Economic Development Policy, C. Clark and R. Montjoy

Economic Development Strategies in the American States, M. Jo Waits

The Logic and Pathologies of Local and Regional Economic Development Strategies, C.J. Robinson-Barnes and W.L. Waugh, Jr.

Government Regulation and Economic Development, R.C. Feiock

Linking Economic Development to Strategic Planning: Issues for Community Problem-Solving, W.J. Pammer, Jr.

Citizen Participation and Economic Development, D.R. Elkins and E.B. Sharp

Community Building and Economic Development, E. Berman and J.D. Jurie

Partnering with the Poor: Why Local Governments Should Work with Community-Based Development Organizations to Promote Economic Development, H.J. Rubin

Governmental Involvement in Local Economic Development: The Case of Professional Sports, J.D. Jurie

Private Entrepreneurship and Grassroots Development Strategies, K.D. Grenell

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN DEVELOPED AND NEWLY INDUSTRIALIZED COUNTRIES

Economic Development and Environmental Protection in Australia, M.A. Newman and A.M. Michesen

Local Economic Development in Canada, L.A. Reese

Local Economic Development Policy in Finland: Key Actors View to Implementation, P. Vartiainen

Economic Development in France: From State-Directed to Market-Oriented Economy?, V.A. Schmidt

Economic Development Experience in Israel, I. Sharkansky

Economic Development in Singapore: The Next Leap, S.B.Chew and R. Chew

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN DEVELOPING AND ECONOMIC-TRANSFORMING COUNTRIES

The Political Economy of Development in India, A. Sapat

Economic Development in Latin America: A Comparative Analysis, Y. Feng and A.C. Hsiang

Policy Issues and Experience in Mexico: Trade, Economic Development, and the Environment, J.M. Rios

Economic Development Experience in Nigeria, A. Sekwat

Economic Development in South Africa, T.F. Buss and S. Dwivedi

Accidental Freedom: Economic Development Experience in Post-Mao China, K. Chen

The Imperitives of Economic Liberalization and Political Control in the Cuban Transition, M.A. Rivera

Economic Development in Eastern Europe, T.F. Buss

The Economic Development Experience of Mongolia, F. Nixson

Economic Development in a Transforming Economy: The Vietnam Experience, K.V. Thai, R.G. Rhodd, P.T. Brannon, and L.J. Noe

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General