Economics: Development Economics

  • Social Terrains of Mine Closure in the Philippines book cover

    Social Terrains of Mine Closure in the Philippines

    1st Edition

    By Minerva Chaloping March

    The current discourse on mine closure is informed predominantly by industry and corporate perspectives and predicated by experiences of mainly mining companies that are based in developed countries where necessary planning frameworks and regulatory requirements are well-established. Mine closure…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • Toward Entrepreneurial Community Development: Leaping Cultural and Leadership Boundaries book cover

    Toward Entrepreneurial Community Development

    Leaping Cultural and Leadership Boundaries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Fortunato, Morgan Clevenger

    Toward Entrepreneurial Community Development is about developing entrepreneurial communities, and goes beyond theories of the firm to demonstrate how local and regional society contributes in important ways to the vitality of entrepreneurs. The literature is rich with insights about leadership and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06

  • Capital Mobilization and Regional Financial Markets: The Pacific Coast States, 1850-1920 book cover

    Capital Mobilization and Regional Financial Markets

    The Pacific Coast States, 1850-1920, 1st Edition

    By Kerry Odell

    Originally published in 1992, Capital Mobilization and Regional Financial Markets, argues that barriers to financial flows within regions may be as important in affecting capital flows as interregional barriers. The book conjectures that regional markets allow efficient mobilization of local funds…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge Library Editions: Financial Markets

  • Employment, Growth and Development: Essays on a Changing World Economy book cover

    Employment, Growth and Development

    Essays on a Changing World Economy, 1st Edition

    By Deepak Nayyar

    This book examines the critical themes of employment, growth and development to focus on challenges and opportunities, both old and new, in the contemporary world economy. The essential theme that runs through the book is that there is a strong relationship not only between employment and growth,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge India

  • Macroeconomics and Markets in Developing and Emerging Economies book cover

    Macroeconomics and Markets in Developing and Emerging Economies

    1st Edition

    By Ashima Goyal

    The book presents and further develops basic principles and concepts in international finance and open economy macroeconomics to make them more relevant for emerging and developing economies (EDEs). The volume emphasises the necessity of greater knowledge of context as populous Asian economies…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge India

  • An Alternative Philosophy of Development: From economism to human well-being book cover

    An Alternative Philosophy of Development

    From economism to human well-being, 1st Edition

    By Birendra Prasad Mathur

    While development has been the foremost agenda before successive governments in India, it has been viewed narrowly – from the perspective of economic development and particularly in terms of gross domestic product (GDP). This book questions such an approach. It breaks from the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge India

  • The Wealth of Nations and Regions book cover

    The Wealth of Nations and Regions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shunsuke Managi

    There is an increasing interest in inclusive wealth, and inclusive wealth can be a solution to the problematic narrowness of the traditional national accounting sys-tem, which has been recognized for a long time. This book offers a comprehensive guide on this subject of inclusive wealth.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05

  • Agricultural Growth, Productivity and Regional Change in India: Challenges of globalisation, liberalisation and food insecurity book cover

    Agricultural Growth, Productivity and Regional Change in India

    Challenges of globalisation, liberalisation and food insecurity, 1st Edition

    By Surendra Singh, Prem Chhetri

    Agriculture productivity, growth and regional change in post-colonial India from a spatial perspective are yet to be rigorously examined. In particular, the impacts of economic liberalisation, globalisation and deregulation are not being empirically investigated at a small-area level using advanced…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05

  • Fair Trade and Organic Initiatives in Asian Agriculture: The Hidden Realities book cover

    Fair Trade and Organic Initiatives in Asian Agriculture

    The Hidden Realities, 1st Edition

    By Rie Makita, Tadasu Tsuruta

    In addition to constituting an evolving area of inquiry within the social sciences, agricultural certification, and particularly its Fair Trade and organic components, has emerged as a significant tool for promoting rural development in the global South. This book is unique for two reasons. First,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05

  • Achieving Food Security in China: The Challenges Ahead book cover

    Achieving Food Security in China

    The Challenges Ahead, 1st Edition

    By Zhang-Yue Zhou

    China’s food security has never failed to attract the public’s attention. Feeding China’s large population has always been a huge challenge. The latest large-scale famine took place in 1958–62 during which approximately 37 million people died of starvation. However, since the early 1980s, China’s…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05

  • Inequality in Capitalist Societies book cover

    Inequality in Capitalist Societies

    1st Edition

    By Surinder S. Jodhka, Boike Rehbein, Jessé Souza

    Inequality is one of the most discussed topics of our times. Yet, we still do not know how to tackle the issue effectively. The book argues that this is due to the lack of understanding the structures responsible for the persistence of social inequality. It enquires into the mechanisms that produce…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05

  • Economic Integration and Regional Development: The ASEAN Economic Community book cover

    Economic Integration and Regional Development

    The ASEAN Economic Community, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Khairuddin Abdul Rashid, Masahiko Furuichi, William P. Anderson

    With a combined population larger than that of the EU or NAFTA, economic integration of the ASEAN states will have a massive impact on both the Asian and global economies. This book examines the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) and its opportunities and challenges. It looks at the impacts of economic…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05

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