Development Economics

  1. Add to Wish List Corruption, Grabbing and Development

    Corruption, Grabbing and Development

    Edited by Tina Søreide, Aled Williams
    All societies develop their own norms about what is fair behaviour and what is not. Violations of these norms, including acts of corruption, can collectively be described as forms of ‘grabbing’. This unique volume addresses how grabbing ...
    Paperback (2015)

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    Hardback (February 2014)

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  2. Add to Wish List Taxation and Development: The Weakest Link?

    Taxation and Development: The Weakest Link?

    Edited by Richard M. Bird, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
    Taxation and Development highlights the importance of better understanding the ways in which taxes and expenditure are linked. Focusing on developing countries, the book argues for a broader approach to the topic, with a secondary focus ...
    Hardback (November 2014)

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  3. Add to Wish List Money, Banking and the Foreign Exchange Market in Emerging Economies

    Money, Banking and the Foreign Exchange Market in Emerging Economies

    Tarron Khemraj
    Despite the financial liberalization agenda of the mid-1980s, a system of bank oligopolies has developed in both large and small, open developing economies. Mainstream monetary theory tends to assume a capital markets structure and is th...
    Hardback (2014)

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  4. Add to Wish List The Political Economy of Iraq

    The Political Economy of Iraq

    Frank R. Gunter
    This groundbreaking volume offers a comprehensive look at the current state of Iraq’s political economy in the aftermath of the US-led overthrow of Saddam Hussein in 2003. Frank R. Gunter describes the unique difficulties facing the mode...
    Paperback (2014)

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    Hardback (2013)

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  5. Add to Wish List Intellectual Property for Economic Development

    Intellectual Property for Economic Development

    Edited by Sanghoon Ahn, Bronwyn H. Hall, Keun Lee
    Protection of intellectual property rights (IPRs) serves a dual role in economic development. While it promotes innovation by providing legal protection of inventions, it may retard catch-up and learning by restricting the diffusion of i...
    Hardback (August 2014)

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  6. Add to Wish List Internationalization of Firms from Economies in Transition

    Internationalization of Firms from Economies in Transition

    Edited by Mai Thi Thanh Thai, Ekaterina Turkina
    This book provides a detailed analysis of how and why firms from economies in transition internationalize and examines the effects of domestic politico-economic factors on this process.
    Hardback (July 2014)

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  7. Add to Wish List Economic Growth in an Open Developing Economy

    Economic Growth in an Open Developing Economy

    A. P. Thirlwall
    This concise yet insightful sequel to the highly acclaimed The Nature of Economic Growth provides a comprehensive critique of both old and new growth theory, highlighting the importance of economic growth for reducing poverty.
    Paperback (June 2014)

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    Hardback (June 2013)

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  8. Add to Wish List The Economic and Political Aftermath of the Arab Spring

    The Economic and Political Aftermath of the Arab Spring

    Edited by Carlo Altomonte, Massimiliano Ferrara
    The economies of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region have always been characterized by economic volatility and social disparities. The recent ‘Arab Spring’ wave of protests has increased political uncertainty and instability i...
    Hardback (2014)

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  9. Add to Wish List Infrastructure for Asian Connectivity

    Infrastructure for Asian Connectivity

    Edited by Biswa Nath Bhattacharyay, Masahiro Kawai, Rajat M. Nag
    This book addresses the prospects and challenges concerning both soft and hard infrastructure development in Asia and provides a framework for achieving Asian connectivity through regional infrastructure cooperation towards a seamless As...
    Paperback (May 2014)

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    Hardback (November 2012)

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  10. Add to Wish List Current Issues in Project Analysis for Development

    Current Issues in Project Analysis for Development

    Edited by John Weiss, David Potts
    This major work brings together authors with experience of both academic and operational project work to focus on issues such as the shadow exchange rate, the shadow wage, the discount rate and assessment of poverty impact and risk, as w...
    Paperback (March 2014)

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    Hardback (September 2012)

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  11. 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 (March 2014)

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  12. 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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