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Development Studies

  1. Add to Wish List Sustainable Welfare in the Asia-Pacific

    Sustainable Welfare in the Asia-Pacific

    Edited by Phillip Lawn, Matthew Clarke
    ‘Lawn and Clarke have compiled and authored an excellent addition to the literature of ecological economics. . . this is an excellent resource for advanced students, academics and practitioners wishing to galvanise an understanding of th...
    Hardback (2008)

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  2. Add to Wish List Purchasing Power Parity

    Purchasing Power Parity

    Edited by Meher Manzur
    ‘The realignment of the dollar, the “true” value of the Chinese yuan, the expansion of the euro block, and the pricing of Big Macs around the world all relate to purchasing power parity. In short, never before has there been so much inte...
    Hardback (2008)

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  3. Add to Wish List An Employment-Targeted Economic Program for Kenya

    An Employment-Targeted Economic Program for Kenya

    Robert Pollin, Mwangi wa Githinji, James Heintz
    ‘Average incomes in Kenya have been stagnant for about a quarter century and the rate of investment has declined. This important study contains a strategy for development that focuses on creating employment that lifts workers out of pove...
    Hardback (2008)

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  4. Add to Wish List Policies for Sustainable Governance of Global Ecosystem Services

    Policies for Sustainable Governance of Global Ecosystem Services

    Edited by Janet Ranganathan, Mohan Munasinghe, Frances Irwin
    This book provides a compilation of policy, institutional and governance recommendations from eighteen leading international experts, to respond to the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment finding that over the last 50 years humans have degra...
    Hardback (2008)

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  5. Add to Wish List International Migration and Economic Development

    International Migration and Economic Development

    Robert E.B. Lucas
    ‘Robert E. B. Lucas draws together 15 chapters, including his own synopsis, on the important​ ​and somewhat controversial topic of international migration and economic development. Much prior​ ​work has focused on the interaction between...
    Paperback (2008)

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    Hardback (2005)

    List price $175.00

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  6. Add to Wish List Tourism and Sustainable Economic Development

    Tourism and Sustainable Economic Development

    Edited by Rinaldo Brau, Alessandro Lanza, Stefano Usai
    ‘An exceptionally well informed and meticulous scholarly analysis of the source of tourism as both a boon to and a bane upon the economies of developing nations. . . highly recommended for college library collections and personal reading...
    Hardback (2008)

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  7. Add to Wish List Globalization and Poverty

    Globalization and Poverty

    Edited by Paul Collier, Jan W. Gunning
    ‘I recommend the volumes highly as a primer on globalization and poverty. . . the volumes are a valuable resource for all researchers interested in studying the subject.’ – Arindam Banik, Global Business Review
    Hardback (2008)

    List price $972.00

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  8. Add to Wish List Managing Cities in Developing Countries

    Managing Cities in Developing Countries

    Meine Pieter van Dijk
    ‘It is always a nice experience reading his [Meine Pieter van Dijk’s] works, including this book. This important addition to the existing literature comes at the right time. . . the book is a valuable guide to those interested in underst...
    Paperback (2008)

    List price $62.00

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    Hardback (2006)

    List price $130.00

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  9. Add to Wish List Globalization, Uncertainty and Men’s Careers

    Globalization, Uncertainty and Men’s Careers

    Edited by Hans-Peter Blossfeld, Melinda Mills, Fabrizio Bernardi
    Globalization, argue the contributors to this book, has remarkably accelerated social and economic change in modern societies. One such change is manifested in the world of work and careers. This book explores whether the forces of globa...
    Paperback (2008)

    List price $92.00

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    Hardback (2006)

    List price $215.00

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  10. Add to Wish List Regional Trade Agreements in Asia

    Regional Trade Agreements in Asia

    Edited by Tran Van Hoa, Charles Harvie
    Tran Van Hoa and Charles Harvie present this original study of the likely effects of new regional development. The first East Asia Summit in 2005 prompted discussions of enlargement of ASEAN free trade agreements to include all major tra...
    Hardback (2008)

    List price $150.00

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  11. Add to Wish List Sustainable Growth and Economic Development

    Sustainable Growth and Economic Development

    Reunka Mahadevan
    ‘The greatest advantage of this book is that the analyses are undertaken from the viewpoint of standard economics, not that of political economy. . . this book is valuable for readers who wish to analyze the Malaysian economy from the vi...
    Hardback (2008)

    List price $134.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Technical Progress and Economic Growth

    Technical Progress and Economic Growth

    Ranald J. Taylor
    Most of the studies conducted to examine the growth performance of many developing economies are based on the traditional neoclassical growth frameworks. This book takes an alternative path. It employs a blend of historical, neoclassical...
    Hardback (2008)

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