Development Studies: Economics and Development

  • New Geographies of the Globalized World book cover

    New Geographies of the Globalized World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marcin Wojciech Solarz

    Globalization has, essentially, come to an end. It is, already, a victorious revolution. It has profoundly restructured the relationships between people and the world, often recreating them in a new geographical image. This book discovers and describes these relationships of new geographies,…

    Hardback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • China Steps Out: Beijing's Major Power Engagement with the Developing World book cover

    China Steps Out

    Beijing's Major Power Engagement with the Developing World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua Eisenman, Eric Heginbotham

    What are Beijing’s objectives towards the developing world and how they have evolved and been pursued over time? Featuring contributions by recognized experts, China Steps Out analyzes and explains China’s strategies in Southeast Asia, Central Asia, South Asia, Africa, Middle East, and Latin…

    Paperback – 2018-01-31
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of Livelihoods in Contemporary Zimbabwe book cover

    The Political Economy of Livelihoods in Contemporary Zimbabwe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kirk Helliker, Manase Kudzai Chiweshe, Sandra Bhatasara

    Since the introduction of the fast track land reform programme in 2000, Zimbabwe has undergone major economic and political shifts and these have had a profound impact on both urban and rural livelihoods. This book provides rich empirical studies that examine a range of multi-faceted and contested…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Political Economy of Africa

  • International Development: Socio-Economic Theories, Legacies, and Strategies book cover

    International Development

    Socio-Economic Theories, Legacies, and Strategies, 1st Edition

    By Anna Lanoszka

    International Development is a comprehensive inquiry into the field of socio-economic development founded on an understanding that economic advancement involves transformation of society. It explores successful developmental strategies but also tries to identify factors behind failed endeavours and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge

  • Informal Labour in Urban India: Three Cities, Three Journeys book cover

    Informal Labour in Urban India

    Three Cities, Three Journeys, 1st Edition

    By Tom Barnes

    During the last two decades, rapid economic growth and development in India has been based upon the mass employment of informal labour. Using case studies from three urban regions, this book examines this growth in modern India’s cities and towns. It argues that India has undergone a process of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Development in Pakistan book cover

    Corporate Social Responsibility and Development in Pakistan

    1st Edition

    By Nadeem Malik

    Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has not only become an important concept for corporate organizations but also civil society, community, state and the multilateral and bilateral development agencies. It has acquired great significance in the aftermath of the global financial crisis of 2008,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • MGNREGA: Employment, Wages and Migration in Rural India book cover

    MGNREGA: Employment, Wages and Migration in Rural India

    1st Edition

    By Parmod Kumar, Dipanwita Chakraborty

    The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) was enacted in India with the multiple objectives of providing employment in a rights-based framework, addressing rural poverty, checking migration, and building rural infrastructure. As such, every year around 15–20 per cent of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-10
    Routledge India

  • Trade, Investment and Economic Development in Asia: Empirical and policy issues book cover

    Trade, Investment and Economic Development in Asia

    Empirical and policy issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Debashis Chakraborty, Jaydeep Mukherjee

    In an era of globalization, trade in goods and cross-border services and capital flows play a key role in determining the economic growth path of countries. Over the last two decades, countries have embarked on several alternate tracks to liberalize and deepen their linkage with the world economy.…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • Domestic Environmental Labour: An Ecofeminist Perspective on Making Homes Greener book cover

    Domestic Environmental Labour

    An Ecofeminist Perspective on Making Homes Greener, 1st Edition

    By Carol Farbotko

    This book addresses the question of domestic environmental labour from an ecofeminist perspective. A work of cultural geography, it explores the proposition that the practice and politics of domestic labour being undertaken in the name of ‘the environment’ needs to be better recognized, understood…

    Hardback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • The International Monetary System, Energy and Sustainable Development book cover

    The International Monetary System, Energy and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sung Jin Kang, Yung Chul Park

    Korea was the first non-G7 member and Asian country to host the recent G20 Summit, acting as a bridge between advanced and developing nations. At the G20 Seoul Summit, green growth as well as development and a global financial safety net were on the agenda. Against this backdrop, the aim of this…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Low-carbon, Sustainable Future in East Asia: Improving energy systems, taxation and policy cooperation book cover

    Low-carbon, Sustainable Future in East Asia

    Improving energy systems, taxation and policy cooperation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Soocheol Lee, Hector Pollitt, Seung-Joon Park

    East Asia is a key region in the global economy, including both the second and third largest global economies already and, led by China, continuing to expand at a rapid rate. This economic growth has led to unprecedented gains in prosperity in the region but it has also led to increasing…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Humanitarian Work Psychology and the Global Development Agenda: Case studies and interventions book cover

    Humanitarian Work Psychology and the Global Development Agenda

    Case studies and interventions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ishbel McWha-Hermann, Douglas C Maynard, Mary O'Neil Berry

    In recent years, a new movement has emerged within organizational psychology, transposing the established principles of the field onto arenas of more pressing humanitarian need, including the humanitarian treatment of all workers in all work settings. Humanitarian Work Psychology (HWP) stretches…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20
    Routledge

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