Economics: Development Economics

  • Non-Mainstream Dimensions of Global Political Economy: Essays in Honour of Sunanda Sen book cover

    Non-Mainstream Dimensions of Global Political Economy

    Essays in Honour of Sunanda Sen, 1st Edition

    Edited by Byasdeb Dasgupta

    The book is a collection of essays written by scholars of global repute in honour of Professor Sunanda Sen. Each paper is well-researched and offers some new dimension to the understanding of the current global crisis, finance and labour including the epistemological viewpoints regarding the…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Economic Development and the Role of Women (1989): An Interdisciplinary Approach book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Economic Development and the Role of Women (1989)

    An Interdisciplinary Approach, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Taplin

    First published in 1989, this book provides a macro-micro approach to economic development — taking account of multi-level linkages, both inter and intra, that had been missed by previous analyses. The author argues that these linkages demonstrate that social and economic change may occur from the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31
    Routledge

  • Sustaining Prosperity, Nature and Wellbeing: What do the Indicators Tell Us? book cover

    Sustaining Prosperity, Nature and Wellbeing

    What do the Indicators Tell Us?, 1st Edition

    By Peter L.P. Bartelmus

    This book explores what is needed for an overall evaluation of the prosperity and wellbeing of people within a framework of sustaining the economy, environment and development. The book begins by assessing the validity of available data, indicators and indices in decision and policy making. It…

    Paperback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge

  • Resettlement Policy in Large Development Projects book cover

    Resettlement Policy in Large Development Projects

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ryo Fujikura, Mikiyasu Nakayama

    Hydropower generation by construction of large dams attracts considerable attention as a feasible renewable energy source to meet the power demand in Asian cities. However, large development projects cause involuntary resettlement. Of the world’s forty to eighty million resettlers, many resettlers…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • China's Economic Culture: The Ritual Order of State and Markets book cover

    China's Economic Culture

    The Ritual Order of State and Markets, 1st Edition

    By Carsten Herrmann-Pillath

    China's spectacular rise challenges established economic moulds, both at the national level, with the concept of "state capitalism", and at the firm level, with the notion of indigenous "Chinese management practices". However, both Chinese and Western observers emphasise the transitional nature of…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Innovation Platforms for Agricultural Development: Evaluating the mature innovation platforms landscape book cover

    Innovation Platforms for Agricultural Development

    Evaluating the mature innovation platforms landscape, 1st Edition

    Edited by Iddo Dror, Jean-Joseph Cadilhon, Marc Schut, Michael Misiko, Shreya Maheshwari

    Innovation Platforms (IPs) form the core of many Agricultural Research for Development programmes, stimulating multi-stakeholder collaboration and action towards the realization of agricultural development outcomes. This book enhances the body of knowledge of IPs by focusing on mature IPs…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge

  • Biofuels, Food Security, and Developing Economies book cover

    Biofuels, Food Security, and Developing Economies

    1st Edition

    By Nazia Mintz-Habib

    The last decade has witnessed major crises in both food and energy security across the world. One response to the challenges of climate change and energy supply has been the development of crops to be used for biofuels. But, as this book shows, this can divert agricultural land from food production…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge

  • Asia and the Middle-Income Trap book cover

    Asia and the Middle-Income Trap

    1st Edition

    Edited by Francis E. Hutchinson, Sanchita Basu Das

    The term ‘Middle-Income Trap’ refers to countries which stagnate economically after reaching a certain level of per capita income on the basis of labour- and capital-intensive growth, and are struggling to transition towards more skill-intensive and technology-driven development. It has resonance…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15
    Routledge

  • Industrial Development in Africa: Mapping Industrialization Pathways for a Leaping Leopard book cover

    Industrial Development in Africa

    Mapping Industrialization Pathways for a Leaping Leopard, 1st Edition

    By Berhanu Abegaz

    Industrial Development in Africa critically synthesizes and reframes the debates on African industrial development in a capability-opportunity framework. It recasts the challenge in a broader comparative context of successive waves of catchup industrialization experiences in the European periphery,…

    Paperback – 2018-03-02
    Routledge

  • Economics, Culture and Development book cover

    Economics, Culture and Development

    1st Edition

    By Eiman O. Zein-Elabdin

    This book examines the treatment of culture and development in the discipline of economics, thereby filling a conspicuous gap in current literature. Economics has come a long way to join the ‘cultural turn’ that has swept the humanities and social sciences in the last half century. This volume…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Informal Urban Street Markets: International Perspectives book cover

    Informal Urban Street Markets

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Clifton Evers, Kirsten Seale

    Through an international range of research, this volume examines how informal urban street markets facilitate the informal and formal economy not merely in terms of the traditional concerns of labor and consumption, but also in regards to cultural and spatial contingencies. In many places, street…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • Agrarian Distress and Farmer Suicides in North India book cover

    Agrarian Distress and Farmer Suicides in North India

    1st Edition

    By Lakhwinder Singh, Kesar Singh Bhangoo, Rakesh Sharma

    Agrarian distress in the era of globalization has manifested in the suicides of farmers and agricultural labourers. This book, using empirical research and field data from north India, especially Punjab, examines the different facets of this tragic phenomenon in rural India. Situating Indian…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge India

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