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  • Structural Adjustment and Mass Poverty in Ghana

    1st Edition

    By Kwabena Donkor

    First published in 1997, this volume looks at the rationale for, the implementation of, and the economic and social effect of the World Bank Structural Adjustment Policy (SAP) in Ghana from the early 1980s to the early 1990s. It shifts the focus from a primarily economic evaluation of these…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Rural-Urban Integration in Java

    Consequences for Regional Development and Employemnt, 1st Edition

    By Vincent L. Rotagé

    First published in 2000, this volume draws from the result of the fieldwork conducted in Yogyakarta Special Region in 1991 and 1992, with the aim of assessing the consequences of the strengthening of urban-rural linkages upon local development in five hinterland communities and an emphasis on…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Economics of Water and Waste in Three African Capitals

    1st Edition

    By Richard C. Porter, Louis Boakye-Yiadom Jr, Albertt Mafusire, B. Oupa Tsheko

    First published in 1997, this volume examines the urban environments of Accra (Ghana), Harare (Zimbabwe) and Gaborone (Botswana). Each was effectively the capital city of a former British colony, and hence inherited a concern for public health. Each has made a serious and largely successful effort…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Role of Livestock in Agricultural Development

    Theoretical Approaches and Their Application in the Case of Sri Lanka, 1st Edition

    By Regina Birner

    First published in 1999, this study aims to develop a theoretical framework for the analysis of livestock farming systems and their conditions of change. The framework should be generally applicable in developing countries and make it possible to analyse livestock farming in different…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Role of Employer Associations and Labour Unions in the EMU

    Institutional Requirements for European Economic Policies, 1st Edition

    By Gerhard Huemer, Franz Traxler

    Edited by Michael Mesch

    First published in 1999, this volume recognises that in the course of European integration, national economic policy makers lose some effective policy instruments. Contributors to this omnibus volume analyse the 'room for maneuvering' available to national and EU economic and social policies under…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • The Effects of Economic Adjustment on Poverty in Mexico

    1st Edition

    By Thomas J. Kelly

    First published in 1999, this study seeks to explore the effects of economic adjustment and why the classical prescriptions for structural adjustment did not succeed in Mexico, or at best succeeded only partially. It asks why growth was retarded, not accelerated; inequality rose rather than fell;…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Economic Development of South Korea

    From Poverty to a Modern Industrial State, 1st Edition

    By Seung-hun Chun

    How did a country with a dearth of natural resources, a sprawling population congested in a limited arable land transform itself to a modern industrial state within a generation? How could these have been achieved given the lingering geopolitical threats to its very survival as a state, as…

    Paperback – 2020-01-31 
    Routledge

  • New Frontiers in the Internationalization of Businesses

    Empirical Evidence from Indigenous Businesses in Canada, 1st Edition

    By Fernando Angulo-Ruiz

    New Frontiers in the Internationalization of Businesses: Empirical Evidence from Indigenous Businesses in Canada highlights the impact of international expansion as a potential pathway to address the challenges of poverty and vulnerability, and provide relevant new knowledge on the factors that…

    Hardback – 2020-01-29 
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    Routledge Studies in Entrepreneurship

  • Environmental Regulation in Transforming Economies: The Case of Poland

    1st Edition

    By Piotr Jasinski, Helen Lawton-Smith

    First published in 1999 , the book is based on papers given at the final workshop of a research project into the evolution of environmental regulation in Poland undertaken as part of the UKs ERSC Global Environmental Change Programme. Other invited papers focused on the development of regulatory…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • South-South Migration

    Emerging Patterns, Opportunities and Risks, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Short, Moazzem Hossain, M. Adil Khan

    South-South migration contributes significantly to the development of the emerging economies, the migration of receiving countries and, at the same time, generates a major share of remittance income flowing into the sending countries. By capturing field experience and observations from a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-31 
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  • Food Security Policy, Evaluation and Impact Assessment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sheryl. L. Hendriks

    This book offers an essential, comprehensive, yet accessible reference of contemporary food security discourse and guides readers through the steps required for food security analysis. Food insecurity is a major obstacle to development and achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. It is a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-26 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • The Chinese Economy and its Challenges

    Transformation of a Rising Economic Power, 1st Edition

    By Charles C.L. Kwong

    The remarkable transformation of the Chinese economy in terms of its structure and growth has drawn unprecedented attention from academics, policy makers and businessmen alike. In the past four decades, China swiftly transformed from a centrally-planned to a market-oriented economy, with an…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

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