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  • 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 – 2019-07-31 

  • 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 – 2019-07-31 

  • 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 – 2019-07-31 

  • Capital Flows, Financial Markets and Banking Crises book cover

    Capital Flows, Financial Markets and Banking Crises

    1st Edition

    By Chia-Ying Chang

    The increasing capital flows in the emerging markets and developed countries have raised various concerns worldwide. One main concern is the impact of the sharp decline of capital flows – so-called sudden stops – on financial markets and the stability of banking systems and the economy. The sudden…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 

  • Ricardo and International Trade book cover

    Ricardo and International Trade

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shigeyoshi Senga, Masatomi Fujimoto, Taichi Tabuchi

    David Ricardo’s theories have been widely studied and discussed, including the prominent theory on comparative advantage. Ricardo and International Trade looks at the ongoing renaissance of the Ricardian international trade theory. The book’s interpretation brings fresh insights into and new…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 

  • 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 – 2019-07-31 

  • 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 – 2019-07-31 

  • Economic Integration and Regional Development: The ASEAN Economic Community book cover

    Economic Integration and Regional Development

    The ASEAN Economic Community, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Khairuddin Abdul Rashid, Masahiko Furuichi, William P. Anderson

    With a combined population larger than that of the EU or NAFTA, economic integration of the ASEAN states will have a massive impact on both the Asian and global economies. This book examines the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) and its opportunities and challenges. It looks at the impacts of economic…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 

  • War in the History of Economic Thought: Economists and the Question of War book cover

    War in the History of Economic Thought

    Economists and the Question of War, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yukihiro Ikeda, Annalisa Rosselli

    Even after the experience of WWII and despite the existence of various institutions such as United Nations to avoid conflict between nations, we have not succeeded in making a world free from war. The Cold War, the Vietnam War, the intervention of the superpowers in local conflicts and the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 

  • The Indonesian Economy: Trade and Industrial Policies book cover

    The Indonesian Economy

    Trade and Industrial Policies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lili Yan Ing, Gordon H. Hanson, Sri Mulyani Indrawati

    Against the backdrop of growing anti-globalisation sentiments and increasing fragmentation of the production process across countries, this book addresses how the Indonesian economy should respond and how Indonesia should shape its trade and industrial policies in this new world trade environment.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 

  • China's War against the Many Faces of Poverty: Towards a new long march book cover

    China's War against the Many Faces of Poverty

    Towards a new long march, 1st Edition

    By Jing Yang, Pundarik Mukhopadhaya

    China’s War against the Many Faces of Poverty measures multidimensional poverty in China and deprivation related to income, education, health issues, living standards and social security. The book adopts a well-developed methodology using three different empirical datasets to analyse aspects of…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 

  • Corporate Purpose: Why It Matters More Than Strategy book cover

    Corporate Purpose

    Why It Matters More Than Strategy, 1st Edition

    By Shankar Basu

    Originally published in 1999 after a decade of research and extensive interviews with some of Toyota's top executives, this book examines organizational purpose: what it is, how it is crafted, how does it relate to strategy and objectives and how does it relate to decisions and actions that…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
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