• Corruption in Argentina: Towards an Institutional Approach book cover

    Corruption in Argentina

    Towards an Institutional Approach, 1st Edition

    By Natalia A. Volosin

    The book provides an institutional, historical, and sectorial analysis of Argentina’s structural corruption. Looking back over the last 200 years, the book demonstrates that Argentina has historically addressed corruption through ineffective debates between public-private biases or a…

    Hardback – 2019-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Corruption and Anti-Corruption Studies

  • Mohammed VI's Strategies for Moroccan Economic Development book cover

    Mohammed VI's Strategies for Moroccan Economic Development

    1st Edition

    By Eve Sandberg, Seth Binder

    This book analyzes the economic development choices initiated by Morocco’s King Mohammed VI since he ascended the throne in 1999 and situates those choices in the political economy development literature. Examining the policies enacted by the King, the authors argue that over the past twenty years…

    Hardback – 2019-08-22
    Routledge
    Routledge African Studies

  • Multinationals, Global Value Chains and Governance: The Mechanics of Power in Inter-firm Relations book cover

    Multinationals, Global Value Chains and Governance

    The Mechanics of Power in Inter-firm Relations, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hertenstein

    This book uses the examples of local supply firms in China and Brazil and their connections to the global automotive industry to explore the nature of current global value chains. It argues that lead firms make use of product architecture to globalize their procurement and supply chain management…

    Hardback – 2019-08-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

  • Full and Productive Employment in Developing Economies: Towards the Sustainable Development Goals book cover

    Full and Productive Employment in Developing Economies

    Towards the Sustainable Development Goals, 1st Edition

    By Rizwanul Islam

    The United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals include a specific target for full and productive employment. However, what constitutes full employment in developing countries is not yet clearly understood. And likewise, there is no clear direction for developing strategies and policies to…

    Hardback – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Energy Policies and Climate Change in China: Actors, Implementation, and Future Prospects book cover

    Energy Policies and Climate Change in China

    Actors, Implementation, and Future Prospects, 1st Edition

    By Han Lin

    In the face of growing environmental challenges, including climate change and energy security, countries across the globe are developing new policies and programs to address these challenges, and China is no exception. This book analyses China’s two most significant climate-related energy policies,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Gender and Violence in Historical and Contemporary Perspectives: Situating India book cover

    Gender and Violence in Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

    Situating India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jyoti Atwal, Iris Flessenkämper

    This book covers a range of issues and phenomena around gender-related violence in specific cultural and regional conditions. Using an interdisciplinary approach, it discusses historical and contemporary developments that trigger violence while highlighting the social conditions, practices,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge India

  • Urban Policy in Latin America: Towards the Sustainable Development Goals? book cover

    Urban Policy in Latin America

    Towards the Sustainable Development Goals?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Cohen, Maria Carrizosa, Margarita Gutman

    This book evaluates the impact of 20 years of urban policies in six Latin American countries: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador and Mexico. It argues that evaluating the fulfillment of past commitments is essential for framing and meeting the new commitments that were taken in Habitat III…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • The Informal Sector in Ecuador: Artisans, Entrepreneurs and Precarious Family Firms book cover

    The Informal Sector in Ecuador

    Artisans, Entrepreneurs and Precarious Family Firms, 1st Edition

    By Alan Middleton

    This book looks back over the last forty years of change and development in Ecuador, showing how macro level changes have impacted families and workplaces on the local level. Traditionally a dependent economy reliant on agricultural exports, the impact of neoliberalism and new sources of income…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Development

  • Dimensions of African Statehood: Everyday Governance and Provision of Public Goods book cover

    Dimensions of African Statehood

    Everyday Governance and Provision of Public Goods, 1st Edition

    By Randi Solhjell

    This book argues that the way in which we use the concept of "state" in many African countries must involve a deeper engagement of the complex workings of state–society relations, rather than a master narrative of European state formation. Dimensions of African Statehood explores the concept of "…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08
    Routledge
    African Governance

  • English Language in India: A Dichotomy between Economic Growth and Inclusive Growth book cover

    English Language in India

    A Dichotomy between Economic Growth and Inclusive Growth, 1st Edition

    By Jaskiran Bedi

    This book examines the relationship between the English language and growth – economic and inclusive – in India. It explores why English continues to be the language of aspiration long after Independence. With the second largest English-speaking population in the world today, India is testimonial…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08
    Routledge India

  • Ideas in the History of Economic Development: The Case of Peripheral Countries book cover

    Ideas in the History of Economic Development

    The Case of Peripheral Countries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Estrella Trincado, Andrés Lazzarini, Denis Melnik

    This edited volume examines the relationship between economic ideas, economic policies and development institutions, analysing the cases of 11 peripheral countries in Europe, Latin America and Asia across the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. It sheds light on the obstacles that have prevented…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Debating and Defining Borders: Philosophical and Theoretical Perspectives book cover

    Debating and Defining Borders

    Philosophical and Theoretical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Cooper, Søren Tinning

    This book brings together insights from border scholars and philosophers to ask how we are to define and understand concepts of borders today. Borders have a defining role in contemporary societies. Take, for example, the 2016 US election and the UK Brexit referendum, and subsequent debate, where…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Borderlands Studies

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