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  • Moving Out of Poverty

    An inquiry into the inclusive growth in Asia, 1st Edition

    By Jonna P. Estudillo, Keijiro Otsuka

    The words of US President John F. Kennedy, "the rising tide lifts all boats," can be applied to inclusive growth in contemporary Asia, where the poor are able to participate in and benefit from economic growth. Moving Out of Poverty explores three channels through which economic growth confers…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of China's Great Transformation

    1st Edition

    By Xingyuan Feng, Christer Ljungwall, Sujian Guo

    The Political Economy of China’s Great Transformation consists of three parts: first, covering the current political transformation, providing a general political background for the socio-economic, fiscal and urban and rural transformation. The book analyses the economic transformation and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Trade Liberalisation and Poverty

    Vietnam now and beyond, 1st Edition

    By Minh Son Le, Tarlok Singh, Duc-Tho Nguyen

    This book uses Alan Winters’ analytical framework to investigate the effects of trade liberalisation on economic growth and poverty in Vietnam. The country launched a programme of economic and trade reforms, known as Doi Moi, in the mid-1980s which placed the economy on a transitional path from…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Inequality, Inclusive Growth, and Fiscal Policy in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donghyun Park, Sang-Hyop Lee, Minsoo Lee

    Developing Asia’s sustained rapid growth has improved general living standards and lifted hundreds of millions of Asians out of poverty within a generation. Yet the region now finds itself confronting rising inequality. Countries where inequality has worsened over the past 2 decades collectively…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Human Development and Capacity Building

    Asia Pacific trends, challenges and prospects for the future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Fay Rola-Rubzen, John Burgess

    Capacity building looks at developing the infrastructure, institutions and people and is critical to the development and participation of humans in the economy and society. Capacity building ranges from schools, roads and hospitals through to health and welfare systems, education, communication and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Fiscal Policy in Dynamic Economies

    1st Edition

    By Kim Heng Tan

    The role of fiscal policy in short-run macroeconomic stabilization is, by now, well known in the academic literature and in policy circles. However, this focus on the short-run, especially in a democracy, means that much less attention has been paid to the other consequences of the use of fiscal…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Accounting and Food

    Some Italian Experiences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Massimo Sargiacomo, Luciano D'Amico, Roberto Di Pietra

    The interrelations between accounting and food have been hitherto neglected at an international level. This regret is particularly meaningful with regards to Italy, where 'Food', besides being a physiological need to satisfy, is one of the main pillars of the 'Made in Italy' Industry, and the…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge New Works in Accounting History

  • Cotton Enterprises: Networks and Strategies

    Lombardy in the Industrial Revolution, 1815-1860, 1st Edition

    By Silvia A. Conca Messina

    Based on innovative and unique primary sources (e.g. notarial deeds) Cotton Enterprises: Networks and Strategies looks to tell the story of the Lombardy cotton industry in the early 19th century, particularly the stories of entrepreneurs such as Francesco Turati who were able to ‘corner’ this…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in Business History

  • Managerial Flow

    1st Edition

    Edited by Veronica Vecchi, Manuela Brusoni, Rodney Farr-Wharton

    When globalization affects jobs and economies, policy makers strive to plan, design and implement actions to support their communities and businesses (Ansell and Gash 2007). Furthermore, local development policies are at the core of international cooperation programs or more in general represent a…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge

  • Water for Food Security and Well-being in Latin America and the Caribbean

    Social and Environmental Implications for a Globalized Economy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bárbara A. Willaarts, Alberto Garrido, M. Ramón Llamas

    This volume provides an analytical and facts-based overview on the progress achieved in water security in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region over during the last decade, and its links to regional development, food security and human well-being. Although the book takes a regional approach,…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • 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, 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

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