Development Economics Products

  • The Process of Economic Development

    4th Edition

    By James Cypher

    The fourth edition of The Process of Economic Development offers a thorough and up-to-date treatment of development economics. This landmark text will continue to be an invaluable resource for students, teachers and researchers in the fields of development economics and development studies. The new…

    Paperback – 2014-04-15
    Routledge

  • Technology and Industrial Growth in Pre-War Japan

    The Mitsubishi-Nagasaki Shipyard 1884-1934, 1st Edition

    By Yukiko Fukasaku

    This book aims to discredit the myth that has the `unique cultural traits' of the Japanese as the key to the country's success, arguing that the more realisable foundation of long-term investment in training and research is responsible.The book looks at the development of Japan in the pre-War…

    Paperback – 2013-10-25
    Routledge
    Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

  • Economics and Management of the Food Industry

    1st Edition

    By Jeffrey H. Dorfman

    This book analyzes the economics of the food industry at every stage between the farm gate and the kitchen counter. Central to the text are agricultural marketing problems such as the allocation of production between competing products (such as fresh and frozen markets), spatial competition,…

    Paperback – 2013-08-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

  • Development Economics

    1st Edition

    By Gerard Roland

    Gerard Roland's new text, Development Economics, is the first undergraduate text to recognize the role of institutions in understanding development and growth. Through a series of chapters devoted to specific sets of institutions, Roland examines the effects of institutions on growth, property…

    Hardback – 2013-07-24
    Routledge

  • Health Economics

    An International Perspective, 3rd Edition

    By Barbara McPake, Charles Normand, Samantha Smith, Anne Nolan

    This third edition of Barbara McPake and Charles Normand’s textbook confirms it as providing the only properly international treatment of health economics on the market. A key tenet of the book is its analysis of comparative health systems across borders, and the text has been updated and revised…

    Paperback – 2013-05-24
    Routledge

  • Bear Traps on Russia's Road to Modernization

    1st Edition

    By Clifford G. Gaddy, Barry Ickes

    Bear Traps examines Russia’s longer term economic growth prospects. It argues that Russia’s growth challenges are conventionally misdiagnosed and examines the reasons why: a spatial misallocation that imposes excess costs on production and investment; distortions to human capital; an excessively…

    Paperback – 2013-05-09
    Routledge

  • Food Economics

    Industry and Markets, 1st Edition

    By Henning O. Hansen

    Food and food markets still enjoy a pivotal role in the world economy and the international food industry is moving towards greater consolidation and globalization, with increased vertical integration and changes to market structure. Companies grow bigger in order to obtain economies of scale and…

    Paperback – 2013-05-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

  • Re-Envisioning Global Development

    A Horizontal Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Halperin

    Re-Envisioning Global Development offers an original conceptualisation of capitalist development from its origins to the present day. Most approaches to understanding contemporary development assume that industrial capitalism was achieved through a process of nationally organised economic growth,…

    Paperback – 2013-04-10
    Routledge
    Critical Issues in Global Politics

  • Economic Development in the Middle East, 2nd edition

    2nd Edition

    By Rodney Wilson, Rodney Wilson, Rodney Wilson, Rodney Wilson, Rodney Wilson

    By examining economic development in the Middle East in the aftermath of the Arab Spring, this textbook introduces undergraduate and postgraduate students to the most pressing and topical economic issues in the contemporary Middle East. With comprehensive coverage of the entire region, the author…

    Paperback – 2012-09-13
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Sustainable Development

    4th Edition

    By Jennifer Elliott

    This fourth edition has been comprehensively rewritten and updated to provide a concise, well illustrated and accessible introduction to the characteristics, challenges and opportunities of sustainable development with particular reference to developing countries. The contested nature of…

    Paperback – 2012-08-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Financing Economic Development in the 21st Century

    2nd Edition

    By Sammis B. White, Zenia Z. Kotval

    The fully revised new edition of this textbook presents a well-balanced set of economic development financing tools and techniques focused on our current times of economic austerity. While traditional public sector techniques are evaluated and refocused, this volume emphasizes the role of the…

    Paperback – 2012-08-07
    Routledge

  • Economic Growth

    3rd Edition

    By David Weil

    Why are some countries rich and others poor? David N. Weil, one of the top researchers in economic growth, introduces students to the latest theoretical tools, data, and insights underlying this pivotal question. By showing how empirical data relate to new and old theoretical ideas, Economic Growth…

    Hardback – 2012-06-29
    Routledge

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