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  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

    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

  • 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 – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • Financial Market Liberalization in Chile, 1973-1982

    1st Edition

    By Alejandra Mizala Salces

    Originally published in 1991, Financial Market Liberalization in Chile, 1973-1982, analyses the liberalization of the financial market which took place during the 1973-1982 monetarist experiment. The book addresses the effect this had on the Chilean economy and how this affected effects of the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Financial Markets

  • The Economic Organisation of a Financial System

    1st Edition

    By Edwin Neave

    Originally published in 1991, The Economic Organisation of a Financial System develops a descriptive theory of a financial system’s organisation and functions and applies the theory of organisational economics to the study of a financial system. The book attempts to reconcile neoclassical financial…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Financial Markets

  • The Financial Markets of the Arabian Gulf

    1st Edition

    By Jean-Francois Seznec

    Originally published in 1987, The Financial Markets of the Arabian Gulf looks at the importance of finance and the flow of funds to the development of the countries in the Arabian Gulf. Examining in detail the financial markets of Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, the book looks at how each of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Financial Markets

  • Fragility, Aid, and State-building

    Understanding Diverse Trajectories, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel M Gisselquist

    Fragile states pose major development and security challenges. Considerable international resources are therefore devoted to state-building and institutional strengthening in fragile states, with generally mixed results. This volume explores how unpacking the concept of fragility and studying its…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • South Africa’s Energy Transition

    A Roadmap to a Decarbonised, Low-cost and Job-rich Future, 1st Edition

    By Tobias Bischof-Niemz, Terence Creamer

    South Africa’s energy transition has become a highly topical, emotive and politically contentious topic. Taking a systems perspective, this book offers an evidence-based roadmap for such a transition and debunks many of the myths raised about the risks of a renewable-energy-led electricity mix.…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge

  • Economics of Feeding the Hungry

    Sustainable Intensification and Sustainable Food Security, 1st Edition

    By Noel Russell

    As productivity expands to cater for population increase and shifting diets, many individuals remain hungry, whilst others suffer obesity, and significant amounts of food are wasted. Yet, this triple dilemma oversimplifies the underlying complexity. This book explores this complexity from an…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

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