Economics: Development Economics

  • Informal Sector Innovations: Insights from the Global South book cover

    Informal Sector Innovations

    Insights from the Global South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mammo Muchie, Saradindu Bhaduri, Angathevar Baskaran, Fayaz Ahmad Sheikh

    It is well documented that the space of informal economic activity is rising across the globe. This rise has been particularly significant in the least developed and developing countries, especially after the onset of neo-liberal policies and withdrawal of welfare state. There has also been a shift…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge

  • Sustaining Development and Growth in East Asia book cover

    Sustaining Development and Growth in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Timo Henckel

    For several decades, fast-growing East Asia has been the envy of the developing world. Not only has East Asia outperformed all other regions of the world, but it also recovered surprisingly swiftly from the 1997–98 Asian financial crisis and the 2008–09 global financial crisis. Nevertheless,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Global Governance in Crisis book cover

    Global Governance in Crisis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andre Broome, Liam Clegg, Lena Rethel

    New practices and institutions of global governance are often one of the most enduring consequences of global crises. The contemporary architecture of global governance has been widely criticized for failing to prevent the global financial crisis and Eurozone debt crises, for failing to provide…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • The MDGs, Capabilities and Human Rights: The power of numbers to shape agendas book cover

    The MDGs, Capabilities and Human Rights

    The power of numbers to shape agendas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sakiko Fukuda-Parr, Alicia Ely Yamin

    Heralded as opening a new chapter in international development, the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have led to the use of global goals and quantitative targets as a central instrument for defining global priorities. This book explores the implications of this new approach. How does target…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Public-Private Partnerships in Health Care in India: Lessons for developing countries book cover

    Public-Private Partnerships in Health Care in India

    Lessons for developing countries, 1st Edition

    By A. Venkat Raman, James Warner Björkman

    Public-private partnerships are increasingly advocated to alleviate deficiencies in the public health system as well as to reduce economic stress on those who seek services from an expensive, burgeoning and unregulated private health sector. Focusing on India, this book examines how the private…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Institutional Reform in Central Asia: Politico-Economic Challenges book cover

    Institutional Reform in Central Asia

    Politico-Economic Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joachim Ahrens, Herman W. Hoen

    The countries of Central Asia are increasingly the focus of intense international attention due to their geopolitical and economic importance as well as their unsettled transition processes. The region faced enormous challenges when the Soviet Union disintegrated, and this book focuses on the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Central Asian Studies

  • Political Economy of the Gulf Sovereign Wealth Funds: A Case Study of Iran, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates book cover

    Political Economy of the Gulf Sovereign Wealth Funds

    A Case Study of Iran, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, 1st Edition

    By Sara Bazoobandi

    Using four Gulf sovereign wealth funds as case studies – Iran, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the UAE - this book examines and analyses the history, governance and structure, and investment strategies of the above mentioned funds, in the context of on-going debates about their transparency. The book…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

  • State Reform and Development in the Middle East: Turkey and Egypt in the Post-Liberalization Era book cover

    State Reform and Development in the Middle East

    Turkey and Egypt in the Post-Liberalization Era, 1st Edition

    By Amr Adly

    The economies of Turkey and Egypt, remarkably similar until the early 1980s, have since taken divergent paths. Turkey has successfully implemented a policy of export led industrialisation whilst Egypt’s manufacturing industry and exports have stagnated. In this book, Amr Adly uses extensive…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

  • International Mobility, Global Capitalism, and Changing Structures of Accumulation: Transforming the Japan-India IT Relationship book cover

    International Mobility, Global Capitalism, and Changing Structures of Accumulation

    Transforming the Japan-India IT Relationship, 1st Edition

    By Anthony P. D'Costa

    International mobility is not a new concept as people have moved throughout history, voluntarily and forcibly, for personal, familial, economic, political, and professional reasons. Yet, the mobility of technical talent in the global economy is relatively new, largely voluntary, structurally…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

  • A New Development Model and China's Future book cover

    A New Development Model and China's Future

    1st Edition

    By Deng Yingtao

    The need for China to find a new, environmentally sustainable development path is accepted widely among Chinese scholars and policy makers. This book makes available for the first time to an English–speaking audience Deng Yingtao's ground-breaking book New Development Model and China’s Future.…

    Paperback – 2017-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

  • Economic Development for Everyone: Creating Jobs, Growing Businesses, and Building Resilience in Low-Income Communities book cover

    Economic Development for Everyone

    Creating Jobs, Growing Businesses, and Building Resilience in Low-Income Communities, 1st Edition

    By Mark M. Miller

    How do we create employment, grow businesses, and build greater economic resilience in our low-income communities? How do we create economic development for everyone, everywhere – including rural towns, inner-city neighborhoods, aging suburbs, and regions such as Appalachia, American Indian…

    Paperback – 2017-05-09
    Routledge

  • Asian Financial Integration: Impacts of the Global Crisis and Options for Regional Policies book cover

    Asian Financial Integration

    Impacts of the Global Crisis and Options for Regional Policies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yiping Huang, Shiro Armstrong

    In the wake of the global financial crisis, Asia is leading the global recovery with strong economic growth. However, this book argues that, in the coming years, the region will need to play a much more active role in shaping the future global financial system and, in turn, suggests policy…

    Paperback – 2017-05-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

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