Economics: Development Economics

  • Negotiating the Sustainable Development Goals: A transformational agenda for an insecure world book cover

    Negotiating the Sustainable Development Goals

    A transformational agenda for an insecure world, 1st Edition

    By Felix Dodds, Ambassador David Donoghue, Jimena Leiva Roesch

    The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a universal set of seventeen goals and 169 targets, with accompanying indicators, which were agreed by UN member states to frame their policy agendas for the fifteen-year period from 2015 to 2030. Written by three authors who have been engaged in the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01
    Routledge

  • Adapting to EU Multi-Level Governance: Regional and Environmental Policies in Cohesion and CEE Countries book cover

    Adapting to EU Multi-Level Governance

    Regional and Environmental Policies in Cohesion and CEE Countries, 1st Edition

    By Panagiotis Getimis

    Edited by Christos Paraskevopoulos

    The main theme of this book is the adaptation process of the new EU member states from Central-Eastern Europe (Hungary and Poland) to the multi-level system of governance in public policy, particularly in the regional and environmental policy areas. The work conceptualizes policy learning and…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge

  • Reframing Economic Policy towards Sustainability: Explored through a case study into aviation book cover

    Reframing Economic Policy towards Sustainability

    Explored through a case study into aviation, 1st Edition

    By Peter McManners

    In a globalized world economy, delivering the aspirations of sustainability is proving to be difficult. Progress is held back by competing objectives within a complex interplay of factors. Finding solutions to the ‘wicked problem’ of sustainability seems to be beyond the reach of policy makers.…

    Hardback – 2016-10-24
    Gower

  • The Invisible Line: Land Reform, Land Tenure Security and Land Registration book cover

    The Invisible Line

    Land Reform, Land Tenure Security and Land Registration, 1st Edition

    By Henri A.L. Dekker

    During the past two decades, there has been a resurgence of interest in issues of land reform in developing and transitional countries. This has been initiated by the large-scale re-distributive activities in former communist countries and by the growing number of claims by displaced indigenous…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    International Land Management Series

  • International Business Expansion Into Less-Developed Countries: The International Finance Corporation and Its Operations book cover

    International Business Expansion Into Less-Developed Countries

    The International Finance Corporation and Its Operations, 1st Edition

    By Erdener Kaynak, James C Baker

    For the first time, here is the complete history of the International Finance Corporation (IFC). In the fifty years since the end of World War II, the world of development finance has grown rapidly. One of the many financial institutions which cropped up to help war-torn countries with their…

    Paperback – 2016-10-17
    Routledge

  • Identity, Inequity and Inequality in India and China: Governing Difference book cover

    Identity, Inequity and Inequality in India and China

    Governing Difference, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ravinder Kaur, Ayo Wahlberg

    This volume explores how difference is constructed, manifested, mobilised and obscured in socially uneven societies, particularly those fuelled by neoliberal economic growth in the recent years. The book approaches difference as a double edged concept that allows one to make sense of the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge

  • Anthropology and the Economy of Sharing book cover

    Anthropology and the Economy of Sharing

    1st Edition

    By Thomas Widlok

    This book examines the economy of sharing in a variety of social and political contexts around the world, with consideration given to the role of sharing in relation to social order and social change, political power, group formation, individual networks and concepts of personhood. Widlok advocates…

    Paperback – 2016-10-06
    Routledge
    Critical Topics in Contemporary Anthropology

  • Measuring Development: the Role and Adequacy of Development Indicators book cover

    Measuring Development: the Role and Adequacy of Development Indicators

    1st Edition

    By Nancy Baster

    First published in 1972. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Laggards and Leaders in Labour Market Reform: Comparing Japan and Australia book cover

    Laggards and Leaders in Labour Market Reform

    Comparing Japan and Australia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jenny Corbett, Anne Daly, Hisakazu Matsushige, Dehne Taylor

    A flexible labour market is widely regarded as a key factor in encouraging economic growth and prosperity. In recent years some economies have successfully reformed their labour markets, making part-time and flexible hours easier, limiting the restrictive practices of trade unions, encouraging…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Political Conditionality book cover

    Political Conditionality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Georg Sorensen

    Political conditionality involves the linking of development aid to certain standards of observance of human rights and (liberal) democracy in recipient countries. Although this may seem to be an innocent policy, it has the potential to bring about a dramatic change in the basic principles of the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge

  • Economic Growth and Development in Africa: Understanding trends and prospects book cover

    Economic Growth and Development in Africa

    Understanding trends and prospects, 1st Edition

    By Horman Chitonge

    In recent years, Africa has undergone the longest period of sustained economic growth in the continent’s history, drawing the attention of the international media and academics alike. This book analyses the Africa Rising narrative from multidisciplinary perspectives, offering a critical assessment…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Development

  • Economics and Austerity in Europe: Gendered impacts and sustainable alternatives book cover

    Economics and Austerity in Europe

    Gendered impacts and sustainable alternatives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hannah Bargawi, Giovanni Cozzi, Susan Himmelweit

    The full impact of austerity policies across Europe is still being assessed, but it is clear that their gendered impacts have been consistently severe, structural and manifold. They have also been, until now, under-researched and under-estimated. This book brings together the research of leading…

    Paperback – 2016-08-16
    Routledge
    Routledge IAFFE Advances in Feminist Economics

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