Development Economics Products

  • Employment and Inclusive Development

    1st Edition

    By Rizwanul Islam, Iyanatul Islam

    Issues relating to employment and labour have once again come to the fore of global policy debates in the wake of the widespread unemployment that has accompanied the current financial crisis. In the developing world, there is a growing realization that productive employment promotion and social…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Higher Education Revolutions in the Gulf

    Globalization and Institutional Viability, 1st Edition

    By Fatima Badry, John Willoughby

    Over the past quarter century, the people of the Arabian Peninsula have witnessed a revolutionary transformation in higher education. In 1990, there were fewer than ten public universities that offered their Arabic-language curricula in sex-segregated settings to national citizens only. In 2015,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Inequality in Economics and Sociology

    New Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gilberto Antonelli, Boike Rehbein

    Inequality remains one of the most intensely discussed topics on a global level. As well as figuring prominently in economics, it is possibly the most central topic of sociology. Despite this, there has been no book until now that unites approaches from economics and sociology.Organized…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • African Industrial Development and European Union Co-operation

    Prospects for a reengineered partnership, 1st Edition

    Edited by Francis Matambalya

    Of the 54African states, only South Africa is categorised by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) amongst industrialised countries. The economic activities in Africa are still dominated by the production and trade of agricultural and mineral commodities. This situation is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Economic Development Process in the Middle East and North Africa

    1st Edition

    By Alessandro Romagnoli, Luisa Mengoni

    Offering a comprehensive analysis of the development of economies in the Middle East and North Africa over the past half century, this book charts the progress of these countries through an examination of an Islamic model of economic development, reform processes, and economic integration.Far from…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Human Development in Iraq

    1950-1990, 1st Edition

    By Bassam Yousif

    This systematic evaluation of Iraq’s political economy and human development offers a complex and sophisticated analysis of Iraq’s recent history. Focusing on the period from 1950 up to the Gulf war in 1990, the book brings an understanding of how development has been shaped or…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • A History of Development Economics Thought

    Challenges and Counter-challenges, 1st Edition

    By Shahrukh Rafi Khan

    This book explores the history of economic development thought, with an emphasis on alternative approaches in macro development economics. Given that the pioneers of development economics in the 1940s and 1950s drew inspiration from classical political economists, this book opens with a review of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Development Management

    Theory and practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Justice Nyigmah Bawole, Farhad Hossain, Asad K. Ghalib, Christopher J. Rees, Aminu Mamman

    Despite significant financial investments, the rate of development and pace of poverty reduction in developing and transitional countries has not always matched expectations. Development management typically involves complex interactions between governmental and non-governmental organisations,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Handbook of the Economics and Political Economy of Transition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Hare, Gerard Turley

    Transition from central planning to a market economy, involving large-scale institutional change and reforms at all levels, is often described as the greatest social science experiment in modern times. As more than two decades have passed since the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Achieving Financial Stability and Growth in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephany Griffith-Jones, Ricardo Gottschalk

    This book explores how the financial system should be regulated and structured to achieve the twin goals of inclusive growth and financial stability, with a focus on African low-income countries (LICs). The subject and content of this book is original in that it attempts to draw on the lessons and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • International Taxation and the Extractive Industries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Daniel, Michael Keen, Artur Świstak, Victor Thuronyi

    The taxation of extractive industries exploiting oil, gas, or minerals is usually treated as a sovereign, national policy and administration issue. This book offers a uniquely comprehensive overview of the theory and practice involved in designing policies on the international aspects of fiscal…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Institutional Innovation and Change in Value Chain Development

    Negotiating tradition, power and fragility in Afghanistan, 1st Edition

    By Holly A. Ritchie

    George Bernard Shaw once said that reasonable people adapt themselves to the world but unreasonable people adapt the world to themselves. In a sense, this book explores how these so-called ‘unreasonable people’ may interact to re-fashion the world around them in fragile economic development.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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