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The Macroeconomics of Monetary Union An Analysis of the CFA Franc Zone

The Macroeconomics of Monetary Union: An Analysis of the CFA Franc Zone

1st Edition

By David Fielding
September 08, 2015

This book applies contemporary macroeconomic theory and econometric modelling techniques in order to address policy issues relating to the CFA Franc Zone, a group of francophone African Countries sharing a common currency that is linked to the French Franc / Euro. Within this methodological ...

The Multinational Enterprise in Developing Countries Local versus Global Logic

The Multinational Enterprise in Developing Countries: Local versus Global Logic

1st Edition

Edited By Rick Molz, Catalin Ratiu, Ali Taleb
July 29, 2015

A key distinctive feature of Multinational Enterprises (MNEs) as organizations resides in the fact that they span across borders. This exposes them to dissimilar and often unfamiliar social and economic conditions as they venture in foreign countries. MNEs from industrialized economies that are ...

Public Finance and Economic Growth in Developing Countries Lessons from Ethiopia's Reforms

Public Finance and Economic Growth in Developing Countries: Lessons from Ethiopia's Reforms

1st Edition

By Stephen B. Peterson
May 01, 2015

Public finance is crucial to a country’s economic growth, yet successful reform of public finances has been rare. Ethiopia is an example of a country that undertook comprehensive reform of its core financial systems, independent of the IMF and the World Bank, and successfully transformed itself ...

Anti-Poverty Land Reform Issues Never Die Collected essays on development economics in practice

Anti-Poverty Land Reform Issues Never Die: Collected essays on development economics in practice

1st Edition

By M. Riad El-Ghonemy
March 31, 2015

What can we do to unlock the unrealised potential of the hundreds of millions of rural poor and landless workers? The ever-topical central theme in this collection of essays is the mixed role of government and the institutionally regulated market in tackling rural poverty and land distribution...

Growth and Institutions in African Development

Growth and Institutions in African Development

1st Edition

Edited By Augustin K. Fosu
March 30, 2015

Recent years have seen a sustained research effort exploring the African development experience. The extant literature has offered a large set of explanations as to why the African development record has lagged behind that of other regions of the developing world. This new volume brings ...

Digital Interactions in Developing Countries An Economic Perspective

Digital Interactions in Developing Countries: An Economic Perspective

1st Edition

By Jeffrey James
February 27, 2015

Jeffrey James is one of the relatively few academics to have systematically taken on the topic of IT and development. In this timely book he undertakes a methodological critique of prominent topics in the debate. Challenging the existing literature by international and governmental institutions, ...

Disasters and the Networked Economy

Disasters and the Networked Economy

1st Edition

By J.M. Albala-Bertrand
February 27, 2015

Mainstream quantitative analysis and simulations are fraught with difficulties and are intrinsically unable to deal appropriately with long-term macroeconomic effects of disasters. In this new book, J.M. Albala-Bertrand develops the themes introduced in his past book, The Political Economy of Large...

Financing Regional Growth and the Inter-American Development Bank The Case of Argentina

Financing Regional Growth and the Inter-American Development Bank: The Case of Argentina

1st Edition

By Ernesto Vivares
February 27, 2015

The crisis of the current global financial order is challenging us to critically reflect on how this order has been driven, and the development outcomes produced by its central political and economic actors. There is a great deal of academic knowledge about the role of the international financial ...

Globalization and Development Rethinking Interventions and Governance

Globalization and Development: Rethinking Interventions and Governance

1st Edition

Edited By Arne Bigsten
February 27, 2015

The key challenge for achieving sustained development in developing countries relates to quality of domestic governance, which in turn is strongly affected by external interventions. Domestic governance includes politics, policy formulation, institution building and policy implementation. It is ...

Migration and Inequality

Migration and Inequality

1st Edition

Edited By Tanja Bastia
February 27, 2015

The ‘migration-development’ nexus has emerged as an important area of both research and policy over the last ten years. However, most of the interest has focused on the potential that migration holds for poverty alleviation. Relatively little attention has been paid to the relationship between ...

Employment and Inclusive Development

Employment and Inclusive Development

1st Edition

By Rizwanul Islam, Iyanatul Islam
February 18, 2015

Issues relating to employment and labour have once again come to the fore of global policy debates in the wake of the widespread unemployment that has accompanied the current financial crisis. In the developing world, there is a growing realization that productive employment promotion and social ...

Contemporary Issues in Development Economics

Contemporary Issues in Development Economics

1st Edition

Edited By B. N. Ghosh
December 22, 2014

This new collection of articles puts the very latest issues in economic development under the microscope, exploring them from a variety of perspectives.Beginning with an assessment of the current state of play in development, the authors move forward to examine neglected issues such as human ...

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