Economics: Development Economics

  • Chinese Hydropower Development in Africa and Asia: Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Global Dam-Building book cover

    Chinese Hydropower Development in Africa and Asia

    Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Global Dam-Building, 1st Edition

    Edited by Giuseppina Siciliano, Frauke Urban

    In recent years, both Chinese overseas investment and hydropower development have been topics of increasing interest and research, with Chinese actors acting as financiers, developers, builders and sub-contractors. Chinese Hydropower Development in Africa and Asia explores the governance and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Community Management of Rural Water Supply: Case Studies of Success from India book cover

    Community Management of Rural Water Supply

    Case Studies of Success from India, 1st Edition

    By Paul Hutchings, Richard Franceys, Stef Smits, Snehalatha Mekala

    The supply of reliable and safe water is a key challenge for developing countries, particularly India. Community management has long been the declared model for rural water supply and is recognised to be critical for its implementation and success. Based on 20 detailed successful…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Postdevelopment in Practice: Alternatives, Economies, Ontologies book cover

    Postdevelopment in Practice

    Alternatives, Economies, Ontologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elise Klein, Carlos Eduardo Morreo

    Postdevelopment in Practice critically engages with recent trends in postdevelopment and critical development studies that have destabilised the concept of development, challenging its assumptions and exposing areas where it has failed in its objectives, whilst also pushing beyond theory to uncover…

    Paperback – 2019-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Development Studies

  • Japan's International Democracy Assistance as Soft Power: Neoclassical Realist Analysis book cover

    Japan's International Democracy Assistance as Soft Power

    Neoclassical Realist Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Maiko Ichihara

    Japan has increasingly emphasized democracy assistance since the mid-2000s, such that it now constitutes a major part of Japan’s foreign policy. This approach is an ostensible departure from the country’s traditional foreign policy stance, which tries to avoid bringing values to the forefront of…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Japan and the shaping of post-Vietnam War Southeast Asia: Japanese diplomacy and the Cambodian conflict, 1978-1993 book cover

    Japan and the shaping of post-Vietnam War Southeast Asia

    Japanese diplomacy and the Cambodian conflict, 1978-1993, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Pressello

    The Vietnamese invasion of Cambodia in 1978 and the consequent outbreak of the Cambodian conflict brought Southeast Asia into instability and deteriorated relations between Vietnam and the subsequently established Vietnam-backed government in Cambodia on the one hand and the Association of…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • The Functioning of the Yugoslav Economy book cover

    The Functioning of the Yugoslav Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Radmila Stojanović

    In this volume, Stojanović draws together several essays by Yugoslav economists to an English audience. Originally published in 1982, these works present and analyse the issues that faced Yugoslavia’s economic development and the functioning of their economic system at the time of writing through a…

    Paperback – 2019-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Foreign Aid in the Age of Populism: Political Economy Analysis from Washington to Beijing book cover

    Foreign Aid in the Age of Populism

    Political Economy Analysis from Washington to Beijing, 1st Edition

    By Viktor Jakupec, Max Kelly

    Across the world the Western dominated international aid system is being challenged. The rise of right-wing populism, de-globalisation, the advance of illiberal democracy and the emergence of non-Western donors onto the international stage are cutting right to the heart of the entrenched…

    Paperback – 2019-02-15
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • The Routledge Handbook of Environmental Economics in Asia book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Environmental Economics in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shunsuke Managi

    Problems of climate change, biodiversity and air pollution are clearly growing globally, but more particularly in Asia because of its economic importance and richness in nature. The increasing interest in environmental and resource economics applied in regions of Asia will make this book an…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • Revival: Poland and her Economic Development (1935) book cover

    Revival: Poland and her Economic Development (1935)

    1st Edition

    By Roman Gorecki

    This richly illustrated and well documented book gives a full picture of the economic development of the Polish Republic during the seventeen years which elapsed since the independence of Poland was proclaimed by Marshal Pilsudski on October 11th, 1918. The author, in his capacity of President of…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Economics and Land Use Planning book cover

    Economics and Land Use Planning

    1st Edition

    By A. J. Harrison

    The aim of this book, first published in 1977, is to use the tools developed by modern microeconomics to provide a framework for the analysis of policies towards the allocation of land and the control of activities using land. The principle focus of the book is the general justification for…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

  • Creative Practice and Socioeconomic Crisis in the Caribbean: A path to sustainable growth book cover

    Creative Practice and Socioeconomic Crisis in the Caribbean

    A path to sustainable growth, 1st Edition

    By Kent J. Wessinger

    Although the world is saturated with extraordinary methods, innovation, and technology, the Caribbean seems to have been left behind in the sustainable growth of global development. While the majority of the world defines the Caribbean as "paradise," the reality of life for Afro-Caribbean culture…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Human Evolution, Economic Progress and Evolutionary Failure book cover

    Human Evolution, Economic Progress and Evolutionary Failure

    1st Edition

    By Bhanoji Rao

    This monograph is an innovative endeavour in many ways. First, it brings to the fore the synergy between human evolution and economic and social progress. Second, it acknowledges the critical contributions from the routine adherence to contextual truth and contextual non-violence of humanity at…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

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