Development Economics

  1. Add to Wish List Regions, Land Consumption and Sustainable Growth

    Regions, Land Consumption and Sustainable Growth

    Edited by Oedzge Atzema, Piet Rietveld, Daniel Shefer
    This book provides an in-depth investigation of the role of the private and public sectors in land markets and regional economics, and explores the reasons behind government intervention in the interests of sustainable growth.
    Hardback (2005)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Software Industry in Emerging Markets

    The Software Industry in Emerging Markets

    Edited by Simon Commander
    This book aims to promote an understanding of the origins and dynamics of the software industry in a number of key emerging markets – Brazil, China, India and Israel, and to establish what experiences, if any, are potentially replicable ...
    Hardback (2005)

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  3. Add to Wish List Sustainable Energy in Developing Countries

    Sustainable Energy in Developing Countries

    Peter Meier, Mohan Munasinghe
    The main energy-related areas discussed include electric power, new and renewable energy sources, transport and oil-based fuels, and greenhouse gas emissions. The methodological tools of energy and environmental economics provide a ratio...
    Hardback (2005)

    List price $156.00

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  4. Add to Wish List Globalization and Equity

    Globalization and Equity

    Edited by Natalia Dinello, Lyn Squire
    This book analyzes the links between globalization and equity from the perspectives of seven regions: the Commonwealth of Independent States, East Asia and South Asia, Eastern and Central Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and North ...
    Hardback (April 2005)

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  5. Add to Wish List Foreign Direct Investment

    Foreign Direct Investment

    Edited by Yingqi A. Wei, V. N. Balasubramanyam
    This book consists of detailed case studies of foreign direct investment (FDI) in China, India, Ireland, Malaysia, Mexico and Sub-Saharan Africa, providing a critical review of the determinants and impact of FDI on growth and development...
    Hardback (2005)

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  6. Add to Wish List Human Capital, Trade and Public Policy in Rapidly Growing Economies

    Human Capital, Trade and Public Policy in Rapidly Growing Economies

    Edited by Michele Boldrin, Been-Lon Chen, Ping Wang
    Human Capital, Trade and Public Policy in Rapidly Growing Economies argues that only two centuries ago, no society had ever enjoyed sustained growth in living standards. The contributors to this book aim to discover why the world today e...
    Hardback (2004)

    List price $155.00

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  7. Add to Wish List Reducing Poverty in Asia

    Reducing Poverty in Asia

    Edited by Christopher M. Edmonds
    In this book, a group of distinguished authors addresses three broad questions: what broad strategies and macroeconomic policies best support poverty reduction efforts in Asia; what role should targeted antipoverty interventions play, an...
    Paperback (2004)

    List price $82.00

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    Hardback (2003)

    List price $175.00

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  8. Add to Wish List Voluntary Approaches in Climate Policy

    Voluntary Approaches in Climate Policy

    Edited by Andrea Baranzini, Philippe Thalmann
    Voluntary approaches (VAs) are increasingly implemented in different countries as the main instrument in environmental policies. The authors focus on the economics of (VAs), their advantages and disadvantages and how they compare with ot...
    Hardback (2004)

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  9. Add to Wish List Trade, the Balance of Payments and Exchange Rate Policy in Developing Countries

    Trade, the Balance of Payments and Exchange Rate Policy in Developing Countries

    A. P. Thirlwall
    This book is a synthesis of the author’s ideas and research concerning the monetary consequences of trade flows, and the relevance of conventional balance of payments adjustment theory. These ideas are considered mainly in the context of...
    Paperback (July 2004)

    List price $51.00

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    Hardback (2003)

    List price $127.00

    Member price $114.30

  10. Add to Wish List Restructuring Local Government Finance in Developing Countries

    Restructuring Local Government Finance in Developing Countries

    Edited by Roy Bahl, Paul Smoke
    Examining cutting-edge issues of international relevance in the ongoing redesign of the South African local government fiscal system, the contributors to this volume analyze the major changes that have taken place since the demise of apa...
    Hardback (2003)

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  11. Add to Wish List Shadow Prices for Project Appraisal

    Shadow Prices for Project Appraisal

    Elio H. Londero
    Capitalizing on the extensive experience of the author in estimating shadow prices, Shadow Prices for Project Appraisal forges a bridge between theory and practice, explaining what shadow (or accounting) prices are, how they are used, an...
    Hardback (2003)

    List price $146.00

    Member price $131.40

  12. Add to Wish List Capital Liberalization in Transition Countries

    Capital Liberalization in Transition Countries

    Edited by Age F.P. Bakker, Bryan Chapple
    This significant new book provides a succinct overview of the essential policy issues surrounding capital liberalization. The book compares the experiences of transition economies in Europe with those of advanced nations, allowing the re...
    Hardback (2003)

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