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  • Employment, Growth and Development: Essays on a Changing World Economy book cover

    Employment, Growth and Development

    Essays on a Changing World Economy, 1st Edition

    By Deepak Nayyar

    This book examines the critical themes of employment, growth and development to focus on challenges and opportunities, both old and new, in the contemporary world economy. The essential theme that runs through the book is that there is a strong relationship not only between employment and growth,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge India

  • Macroeconomics and Markets in Developing and Emerging Economies book cover

    Macroeconomics and Markets in Developing and Emerging Economies

    1st Edition

    By Ashima Goyal

    The book presents and further develops basic principles and concepts in international finance and open economy macroeconomics to make them more relevant for emerging and developing economies (EDEs). The volume emphasises the necessity of greater knowledge of context as populous Asian economies…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge India

  • An Alternative Philosophy of Development: From economism to human well-being book cover

    An Alternative Philosophy of Development

    From economism to human well-being, 1st Edition

    By Birendra Prasad Mathur

    While development has been the foremost agenda before successive governments in India, it has been viewed narrowly – from the perspective of economic development and particularly in terms of gross domestic product (GDP). This book questions such an approach. It breaks from the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge India

  • Australians in Shanghai: Race, Rights and Nation in Treaty Port China book cover

    Australians in Shanghai

    Race, Rights and Nation in Treaty Port China, 1st Edition

    By Sophie Loy-Wilson

    In the first half of the twentieth century, a diverse community of Australians settled in Shanghai. There they forged a ‘China trade’, circulating goods, people and ideas across the South China Sea, from Shanghai and Hong Kong to Sydney and Melbourne. This trade has been largely forgotten in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • The Wealth of Nations and Regions book cover

    The Wealth of Nations and Regions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shunsuke Managi

    There is an increasing interest in inclusive wealth, and inclusive wealth can be a solution to the problematic narrowness of the traditional national accounting sys-tem, which has been recognized for a long time. This book offers a comprehensive guide on this subject of inclusive wealth.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • Agricultural Growth, Productivity and Regional Change in India: Challenges of globalisation, liberalisation and food insecurity book cover

    Agricultural Growth, Productivity and Regional Change in India

    Challenges of globalisation, liberalisation and food insecurity, 1st Edition

    By Surendra Singh, Prem Chhetri

    Agriculture productivity, growth and regional change in post-colonial India from a spatial perspective are yet to be rigorously examined. In particular, the impacts of economic liberalisation, globalisation and deregulation are not being empirically investigated at a small-area level using advanced…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • Production Networks in Southeast Asia book cover

    Production Networks in Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lili Yan Ing, Fukunari Kimura

    This book answers the recently topical questions of how China’s processed trade affects the trade of Southeast Asia. What is Southeast Asia’s role in Factory Asia, the region’s complex of cross-border supply chains? What is Southeast Asia’s involvement in building or joining production networks in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • Fair Trade and Organic Initiatives in Asian Agriculture: The Hidden Realities book cover

    Fair Trade and Organic Initiatives in Asian Agriculture

    The Hidden Realities, 1st Edition

    By Rie Makita, Tadasu Tsuruta

    In addition to constituting an evolving area of inquiry within the social sciences, agricultural certification, and particularly its Fair Trade and organic components, has emerged as a significant tool for promoting rural development in the global South. This book is unique for two reasons. First,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • Ricardo and the History of Japanese Economic Thought: A selection of Ricardo studies in Japan during the interwar period book cover

    Ricardo and the History of Japanese Economic Thought

    A selection of Ricardo studies in Japan during the interwar period, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susumu Takenaga

    David Ricardo’s theories were introduced in fragments in Japan after the Meiji restoration of 1868 and his work came into prominence late in comparison to other major thinkers figuring in the history of economic thought.  The book seeks to analyse the studies in Japan from the year 1920 to the end…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • Banking and Economic Rent in Asia: Rent Effects, Financial Fragility, and Economic Development book cover

    Banking and Economic Rent in Asia

    Rent Effects, Financial Fragility, and Economic Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yasushi Suzuki, Mohammad Dulal Miah, Manjula K. Wanniarachchige, S.M. Sohrab Uddin

    A stable and sound financial system plays a critical role in mediating funds from surplus units to investors, making it a prerequisite for economic development. Financial intermediaries have been vulnerable to adverse changes in the local and global economy and experienced frequent bubble-and-bust…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • Achieving Food Security in China: The Challenges Ahead book cover

    Achieving Food Security in China

    The Challenges Ahead, 1st Edition

    By Zhang-Yue Zhou

    China’s food security has never failed to attract the public’s attention. Feeding China’s large population has always been a huge challenge. The latest large-scale famine took place in 1958–62 during which approximately 37 million people died of starvation. However, since the early 1980s, China’s…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • Inequality in Capitalist Societies book cover

    Inequality in Capitalist Societies

    1st Edition

    By Surinder S. Jodhka, Boike Rehbein, Jessé Souza

    Inequality is one of the most discussed topics of our times. Yet, we still do not know how to tackle the issue effectively. The book argues that this is due to the lack of understanding the structures responsible for the persistence of social inequality. It enquires into the mechanisms that produce…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

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