Development Economics

  1. Add to Wish List The Rise of the BRICS in the Global Political Economy

    The Rise of the BRICS in the Global Political Economy

    Edited by Vai Io Lo, Mary Hiscock
    Taking an interdisciplinary approach, Vai Io Lo and Mary Hiscock, together with scholars and researchers from around the world, investigate the rise of the BRICS and assess the extent of their further development and influence from the p...
    Hardback (2014)

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  2. Add to Wish List Climate Change Mitigation in Developing Countries

    Climate Change Mitigation in Developing Countries

    Paula Castro
    In this groundbreaking book, Paula Castro presents the first systematic categorization of positive and negative incentives generated by the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) for climate change mitigation in the Global South.
    Hardback (2014)

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  3. Add to Wish List TRIPS Compliance, National Patent Regimes and Innovation

    TRIPS Compliance, National Patent Regimes and Innovation

    Edited by Sunil Mani, Richard R. Nelson
    This topical volume deals with the processes through which TRIPS compliance was achieved in four developing country jurisdictions: Brazil, China, India and Thailand. More importantly, it analyses the macro and micro implications of TRIPS...
    Hardback (2014)

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  4. Add to Wish List Values, Payments and Institutions for Ecosystem Management

    Values, Payments and Institutions for Ecosystem Management

    Edited by Pushpam Kumar, Ibrahim Thiaw
    Using a selection of authoritative and original contributions, this timely book explores the uncertainty surrounding the impact of decisions undertaken to manage ecosystem services worldwide. Invariably, the policies designed and imple...
    Hardback (2014)

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  5. Add to Wish List The Dynamics of Economic Growth

    The Dynamics of Economic Growth

    Khuong Minh Vu
    The advancement of a nation from poverty to prosperity is not a technical process but a great transformation. At the center of this change are two driving forces – emotion, which is referred to as aspiration, anxiety, and sense of respon...
    Hardback (2014)

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  6. Add to Wish List Globalisation, Economic Transition and the Environment

    Globalisation, Economic Transition and the Environment

    Edited by Philip Lawn
    This book focuses on three critical issues pertaining to the broader goal of sustainable development – namely, the degenerative forces of globalisation, ecological sustainability requirements, and how best to negotiate the economic trans...
    Hardback (2013)

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  7. Add to Wish List Social Protection, Economic Growth and Social Change

    Social Protection, Economic Growth and Social Change

    Edited by James Midgley, David Piachaud
    This highly original and thought-provoking book examines the recent expansion of social protection in China, India, Brazil and South Africa – four countries experiencing rapid economic growth and social change.
    Hardback (2013)

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  8. Add to Wish List Change and Continuity at the World Bank

    Change and Continuity at the World Bank

    Peter J. Hammer
    This fascinating book examines the World Bank’s capacity for change, illustrating the influence of overlapping political, organizational and epistemic constraints. Through comprehensive historical and economic analysis, Peter J. Hammer i...
    Hardback (2013)

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  9. Add to Wish List Institutions, Economic Performance and the Visible Hand

    Institutions, Economic Performance and the Visible Hand

    Ashok Chakravarti
    The book challenges the conventional wisdom on the determinants of economic performance and provides an alternative vision of the functioning of an economic system. The author provides a structured survey which critically evaluates the t...
    Paperback (2013)

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    Hardback (2012)

    List price $135.00

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  10. Add to Wish List World Economic Performance

    World Economic Performance

    Edited by D. S.P. Rao, Bart van Ark
    World economic performance over the last 50 years has been spectacular. The postwar period has witnessed impressive growth rates in Western Europe and Japan, and in recent times China and India. This new book discusses these issues and t...
    Hardback (2013)

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  11. Add to Wish List Intellectual Property, Pharmaceuticals and Public Health

    Intellectual Property, Pharmaceuticals and Public Health

    Edited by Kenneth C. Shadlen, Samira Guennif, Alenka Guzmán , Narayanan Lalitha
    This up-to-date book examines pharmaceutical development, access to medicines, and the protection of public health in the context of two fundamental changes that the global political economy has undergone since the 1970s, the globalizati...
    Paperback (2013)

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    Hardback (2012)

    List price $165.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Local Government Finance

    Local Government Finance

    UNIDO
    This book, compiled from the 2nd Global Report of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) on Decentralization and Local Democracy, analyzes the architecture of fiscal decentralization in one hundred and ten countries as well as in maj...
    Paperback (2013)

    List price $77.95

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    Hardback (2011)

    List price $163.00

    Member price $146.70

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