Economics: Development Economics

  • Growth and Institutions in African Development book cover

    Growth and Institutions in African Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Augustin K. Fosu

    Recent years have seen a sustained research effort exploring the African development experience. The extant literature has offered a large set of explanations as to why the African development record has lagged behind that of other regions of the developing world. This new volume brings…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26

  • Women, Labour and the Economy in India: From Migrant Menservants to Uprooted Girl Children Maids book cover

    Women, Labour and the Economy in India

    From Migrant Menservants to Uprooted Girl Children Maids, 1st Edition

    By Deepita Chakravarty, Ishita Chakravarty

    The last available census estimated around 10 per cent of total urban working women in India are concentrated in the low paid domestic services such as cleaning, cooking, and taking care of the children and the elderly. This is found to be much higher in certain parts of India, emerging as the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Fiscal Policy and the Natural Resources Curse: How to Escape from the Poverty Trap book cover

    Fiscal Policy and the Natural Resources Curse

    How to Escape from the Poverty Trap, 1st Edition

    By Paul Mosley

    It is widely accepted that natural resource wealth, especially in the form of oil and minerals, can be a key factor in inhibiting economic development. Many of the countries that are richest in natural resources – including oil, metals and diamonds – are amongst the world’s poorest. Why? Fiscal…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26

  • Peripheral Visions of Economic Development: New frontiers in development economics and the history of economic thought book cover

    Peripheral Visions of Economic Development

    New frontiers in development economics and the history of economic thought, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mario Garcia-Molina, Hans-Michael Trautwein

    This book explores peripheral visions on economic development, both in the sense that it deals with specific issues of economic development and underdevelopment in countries at the periphery of the world economy, and in terms of its exploration of the economic thinking developed in those regions,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26

  • Microfinance, Debt and Over-Indebtedness: Juggling with Money book cover

    Microfinance, Debt and Over-Indebtedness

    Juggling with Money, 1st Edition

    Edited by Isabelle Guérin, Solène Morvant-Roux, Magdalena Villarreal

    Although microcredit programmes have long been considered efficient development tools, many forms of debt-induced distress have emerged in their wake. This has brought to light the problem of over-indebtedness, a topic which has been previously underexplored in the literature. This new book, from a…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26

  • The Political Economy of Natural Resources and Development: From neoliberalism to resource nationalism book cover

    The Political Economy of Natural Resources and Development

    From neoliberalism to resource nationalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul A. Haslam, Pablo Heidrich

    The Political Economy of Resources and Development offers a unique and multidisciplinary perspective on how the commodity boom of the mid-2000s reshaped the model of development throughout Latin America and elsewhere in the developing world. Governments increased taxes and royalties on the resource…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18

  • The Financialisation of Power: How financiers rule Africa book cover

    The Financialisation of Power

    How financiers rule Africa, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Bracking

    The financial crash of 2008 led people all over the world to ask how far financiers are in control of our lives. To what extent does what they do with our money affect our everyday lives? This book asks whether the crisis, and subsequent use of public subsidies to help the international economy…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18

  • Handbook of Emerging Economies book cover

    Handbook of Emerging Economies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert E. Looney

    A major new volume in the Routledge International Handbooks series analysing emerging and newly emerged economies, including the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) and other likely (Turkey, Indonesia, Mexico, and South Korea) as well as possible (Vietnam, The…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Strategic Alliances: Leveraging Economic Growth and Development book cover

    Strategic Alliances

    Leveraging Economic Growth and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Albert N. Link, Cristiano Antonelli

    Strategic alliances have generally been used to refer to relationships that allow an organization to access the strengths and capabilities of other organizations, with the organization often focused on being the firm. The strategy behind such an alliance is for each firm in the alliance to draw on…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18

  • Time Frames: Conservation Policies for Twentieth-Century Architectural Heritage book cover

    Time Frames

    Conservation Policies for Twentieth-Century Architectural Heritage, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ugo Carughi, Massimo Visone

    Time Frames provides a reconnaissance on the conservation rules and current protection policies of more than 100 countries, with particular attention to the emerging nations and twentieth-century architecture. The contributions illustrate the critical issues related to architectural listings, with…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18

  • The Political Economy of Low Carbon Resilient Development: Planning and implementation book cover

    The Political Economy of Low Carbon Resilient Development

    Planning and implementation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susannah Fisher, Neha Rai

    Over the last decade, policies and financing decisions aiming to support low carbon resilient development within the least developed countries have been implemented across several regions. Some governments are steered by international frameworks, such as the UN Framework Convention on Climate…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18

  • Income Distribution, Growth and Basic Needs in India book cover

    Income Distribution, Growth and Basic Needs in India

    1st Edition

    By R. Sinha, Peter Pearson, Gopal Kadekodi, Mary Gregory

    This book, first published in 1979, explores the sources and patterns of the distribution of personal incomes in India, between rural and urban areas and among socio-economic classes, differentiating particularly those groups falling below the poverty line.…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge Library Editions: British in India

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