Development Studies: Economics and Development

  • Gender, Mobilities, and Livelihood Transformations: Comparing Indigenous People in China, India, and Laos book cover

    Gender, Mobilities, and Livelihood Transformations

    Comparing Indigenous People in China, India, and Laos, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ragnhild Lund, Kyoko Kusakabe, Smita Mishra Panda, Yunxian Wang

    In the era of globalization many minority populations are subject to marginalization and expulsion from their traditional habitats due to rapid economic restructuring and changing politico-spatial relations. This book presents an analytical framework for understanding how mobility is an inherent…

    Hardback – 2013-08-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • Japan's Foreign Aid to Africa: Angola and Mozambique within the TICAD Process book cover

    Japan's Foreign Aid to Africa

    Angola and Mozambique within the TICAD Process, 1st Edition

    By Pedro Amakasu Raposo

    The Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) was established in 1993 with the intention of creating opportunities for trade and investment on both sides and the promotion of sustainable development. In 2003, the conference translated Japanese aid policy to Africa into three key…

    Hardback – 2013-08-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Transformations in Trade Politics: Participatory Trade Politics in West Africa book cover

    Transformations in Trade Politics

    Participatory Trade Politics in West Africa, 1st Edition

    By Silke Trommer

    This book examines the evolution and application of participatory trade politics in West Africa and discusses the theoretical implications for political economy and global governance approaches to trade policy-making. The author traces the involvement of a network of West African global justice…

    Hardback – 2013-08-21
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Trade, Development and Globalization book cover

    Trade, Development and Globalization

    1st Edition

    By Syed Javed Maswood

    This book provides a longitudinal study of developing country involvement in multilateral trade negotiations. The trade regime established at the end of the Second World War did not cater for, and in some cases excluded, the developmental interests of the newly independent countries. This book…

    Hardback – 2013-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

  • Development in an Era of Neoliberal Globalization book cover

    Development in an Era of Neoliberal Globalization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Henry Veltmeyer

    This book analyses the progress and failures of capitalist development against the backdrop of an increasingly globalised world economy organised on neoliberal principles. It brings together eminent writers on the political economy of international development such as Kari Polanyi-Levitt, Norman…

    Hardback – 2013-08-13
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    Rethinking Globalizations

  • The Ecotourism-Extraction Nexus: Political Economies and Rural Realities of (un)Comfortable Bedfellows book cover

    The Ecotourism-Extraction Nexus

    Political Economies and Rural Realities of (un)Comfortable Bedfellows, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bram Büscher, Veronica Davidov

    Ecotourism and natural resource extraction may be seen as contradictory pursuits, yet in reality they often take place side by side, sometimes even supported by the same institutions. Existing academic and policy literatures generally overlook the phenomenon of ecotourism in areas concurrently…

    Hardback – 2013-08-06
    Routledge
    Routledge ISS Studies in Rural Livelihoods

  • Trade and Employment in Asia book cover

    Trade and Employment in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Niny Khor, Devashish Mitra

    This volume investigates the links between employment, trade and structural transformation. In the context of global rebalancing, accompanied by inevitable changes in trade patterns between Asia and the rest of the world, the volume’s chapters analyze the links between trade openness and trends in…

    Hardback – 2013-07-31
    Routledge

  • Governance for Pro-Poor Urban Development: Lessons from Ghana book cover

    Governance for Pro-Poor Urban Development

    Lessons from Ghana, 1st Edition

    By Franklin Obeng-Odoom

    The world development institutions commonly present 'urban governance' as an antidote to the so-called 'urbanisation of poverty' and 'parasitic urbanism' in Africa. Governance for Pro-Poor Urban Development is a comprehensive and systematic analysis of the meaning, nature, and effects of 'urban…

    Hardback – 2013-07-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • External Dimension of an Emerging Economy, India: Essays in Honour of Sunanda Sen book cover

    External Dimension of an Emerging Economy, India

    Essays in Honour of Sunanda Sen, 1st Edition

    Edited by Byasdeb Dasgupta

    This book offers an analysis of external dimensions of an emerging economy, India, in the backdrop of neoliberal globalisation. External dimensions of Indian economy signify her inter-relation with the rest of the world in terms of trade and financial flows and how that affects the development…

    Hardback – 2013-06-25
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  • Technology Transfer Between the US, China and Taiwan: Moving Knowledge book cover

    Technology Transfer Between the US, China and Taiwan

    Moving Knowledge, 1st Edition

    Edited by Douglas B. Fuller, Murray A. Rubinstein

    Examining the flow of technical knowledge between the US, Taiwan and Mainland China over the last sixty-five years, this book shows that the technical knowledge that has moved between these states is vast and varied. It includes the invention and production of industrial goods, as well as knowledge…

    Hardback – 2013-06-25
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    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • Microtrade: A New System of International Trade with Volunteerism Towards Poverty Elimination book cover

    Microtrade

    A New System of International Trade with Volunteerism Towards Poverty Elimination, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yong-Shik Lee

    With contributions from well-regarded scholars of international economic law, this book sets out the case for an innovative solution to extreme poverty which utilizes international trade and its legal framework to relieve populations of the poorest countries around the world of extreme poverty. "…

    Hardback – 2013-05-28
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    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • Non-Mainstream Dimensions of Global Political Economy: Essays in Honour of Sunanda Sen book cover

    Non-Mainstream Dimensions of Global Political Economy

    Essays in Honour of Sunanda Sen, 1st Edition

    Edited by Byasdeb Dasgupta

    The book is a collection of essays written by scholars of global repute in honour of Professor Sunanda Sen. Each paper is well-researched and offers some new dimension to the understanding of the current global crisis, finance and labour including the epistemological viewpoints regarding the…

    Hardback – 2013-05-24
    Routledge

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