Development Economics Products

  • Low-carbon, Sustainable Future in East Asia

    Improving energy systems, taxation and policy cooperation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Soocheol Lee, Hector Pollitt, Seung-Joon Park

    East Asia is a key region in the global economy, including both the second and third largest global economies already and, led by China, continuing to expand at a rapid rate. This economic growth has led to unprecedented gains in prosperity in the region but it has also led to increasing…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22

  • Banking on Equality

    Women, work and employment in the banking sector in India, 1st Edition

    By Supriti Bezbaruah

    It may well be surprising to say that the world should look to India as a model of gender equality. India’s banking sector proves the exception, with several women reaching the highest positions in India’s top banks, including the country’s largest bank. Based on interviews and surveys of bank…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22

  • Structural Transformation and Economic Development

    Cross regional analysis of industrialization and urbanization, 1st Edition

    By Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka, Kaushalesh Lal

    This book examines long-term structural changes and the broad impact on economic development in regional comparative perspectives. The book analyzes data across Africa, Asia and Latin America. It looks at key variables of productivity growth, industrialization, poverty, urbanization, and employment…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22

  • Inclusive Growth in Africa

    Policies, Practice, and Lessons Learnt, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steve Kayizzi-Mugerwa, Abebe Shimeles, Angela Lusigi, Ahmed Moummi

    Inclusive Growth in Africa analyzes the concept of inclusion within the challenges facing Africa’s rapidly growing economies, where rising affluence for some has been accompanied almost everywhere with rising inequality. Using a combination of political economy analyses, sector studies…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge African Studies

  • Undernutrition and Public Policy in India

    Investing in the future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sonalde Desai, Lawrence Haddad, Deepta Chopra, Amit Thorat

    Despite substantial economic growth, India has one of the highest undernutrition rates in the world; it is home to almost 40 per cent of the world’s stunted children. This volume assesses the status and causes of undernutrition in the country, and examines the effectiveness of policies designed to…

    Paperback – 2017-12-08
    Routledge India

  • Economic Growth, Efficiency and Inequality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Satish K. Jain, Anjan Mukherji

    This volume deals with a range of contemporary issues in Indian and other world economies, with a focus on economic theory and policy and their longstanding implications. It analyses and predicts the mechanisms that can come into play to determine the function of institutions and the impact of…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge India

  • The New US Strategy towards Asia

    Adapting to the American Pivot, 1st Edition

    Edited by William T Tow, Douglas Stuart

    Barack Obama’s "rebalancing" or "pivot" strategy, intended to demonstrate continued US commitment to the Asia-Pacific region in a variety of military, economic, and diplomatic contexts, was launched with much fanfare in 2011. Implicit in the new strategy is both a focus on China – engagement with,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

  • Rural Livelihoods in China

    Political economy in transition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heather Xiaoquan Zhang

    In recent decades, China has undergone rapid economic growth, industrialisation and urbanisation concomitant with deep and extensive structural and social change, profoundly reshaping the country’s development landscape and urban-rural relationships. This book applies livelihoods approaches to…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • The Politics of Economic Restructuring in India

    Economic Governance and State Spatial Rescaling, 1st Edition

    By Loraine Kennedy

    State re-scaling is the central concept mobilized in this book to interpret the political processes that are producing new economic spaces in India. In the quarter century since economic reforms were introduced, the Indian economy has experienced strong growth accompanied by extensive sectoral and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Impact Evaluation of Infrastructure Interventions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Henrik Hansen, Ole Winckler Andersen, Howard White

    The focus on results in development agencies has led to increased focus on impact evaluation to demonstrate the effectiveness of development programmes. This book illustrates the broad range of methods available for counterfactual analysis of infrastructure programmes such as establishment,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-19

  • International Migration and Development in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Md Mizanur Rahman, Tan Tai Yong

    In migration studies, the nexus between migration and development in the global South has been meticulously debated. However, a unanimous resolution to this debate has not been found, due to the ever-changing nature of international migration. This book advances knowledge on the global debate on…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • State–Business Alliances and Economic Development

    Turkey, Mexico and North Africa, 1st Edition

    By Işık Özel

    This book argues that a key dynamic behind economic development in the emerging markets is the coordination between the state and businesses. Exploring the links between institutions, state--business alliances and economic development in the context of tumultuous market transitions since the 1980s,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge Political Economy of the Middle East and North Africa

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