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With European Monetary Union well underway, Europe is starting to look at nearby countries and culturally closer continents to define its strategies for the future. In this book, chapters by leading Mexican economists are matched with reactions from European colleagues. They offer a novel viewpoint...
Published May 16th 2001 by Routledge
This new collection of articles puts the very latest issues in economic development under the microscope, exploring them from a variety of perspectives.Beginning with an assessment of the current state of play in development, the authors move forward to examine neglected issues such as human...
Published April 11th 2001 by Routledge
Beyond the Post-Washington Consensus
The Post-Washington Consensus has succeeded in becoming the new theoretical underpinning for the World Bank's Structural Adjustment policies in developing countries. This broad-ranging critique explains that without a much broader political economy the Post-Washington Consensus is unlikely to...
Published March 7th 2001 by Routledge
Privatization, Performance and Reform
In the rapid world-wide spread of privatization, progress in the Middle East and North Africa region has been markedly slow. This volume argues that a high level of overstaffing in public enterprises and the inability of economies to create jobs fast enough is mainly responsible for this. An...
Published December 6th 2000 by Routledge
An Economic and Political Analysis
This comprehensive work examines ways in which developing countries may achieve economic, political and social reconstruction in the wake of armed conflict. International researchers discuss such issues as women and children in the recovery process, refugees and the role of aid, the reintegration...
Published June 9th 1999 by Routledge
New Agendas in a Changing World
This book considers the nature of change at the World Bank, exploring both the external impetous for change, and the impact of the Bank's internal organization and culture. The author's findings are supported by detailed case studies of three of the Bank's most important new agendas: * private...
Published March 24th 1999 by Routledge
The Dynamics of Micro and Small Enterprises
Micro and small enterprises (MSEs) have been recognized as a major contemporary source of employment and income in a growing number of developing countries. Yet, relatively little is known about the characteristics and patterns of change in these enterprises. This volume examines the dynamics of...
Published March 3rd 1999 by Routledge
Policy, Institutions and the Future
This book offers an in-depth analysis of the current state of the African economy and makes constructive suggestions about its future direction. The contributors argue that despite enduring challenges such as food security and employment creation, Africa faces a brighter future in sustainable...
Published December 2nd 1998 by Routledge
Liberalization and Reform in Sub-Saharan Africa
Financial Integration and Development examines the effects of financial liberalization on development, with particular focus on Sub-Saharan Africa. Looking at the relationship between formal and informal institutions, it focuses on structural features that separate formal and informal segments of...
Published April 25th 1998 by Routledge
Economic Challenges and Policies for the Future
This volume brings together some of the best-known and highly-regarded academics in the field to present a timely and comprehensive review of the prospects for economic integration and development in Southern Africa, and to analyse alternative strategies and policies for the future. It presents...
Published January 28th 1998 by Routledge
Growth and Institutions in African Development
To Be Published April 1st 2015
Public Finance and Economic Growth in Developing Countries: Lessons from Ethiopia's Reforms
To Be Published April 28th 2015
The Macroeconomics of Monetary Union: An Analysis of the CFA Franc Zone
To Be Published May 28th 2015
The Theory and Practice of Microcredit
To Be Published September 19th 2015
China's War Against Many Faces of Poverty: Towards a new Long March
To Be Published October 29th 2015
Peripheral Visions of Economic Development: New Frontiers in Development Economics and the History of Economic Thought
To Be Published October 31st 2015
The Corporate Sector in International Development
To Be Published November 14th 2015
The Financialisation of Power in Africa
To Be Published November 21st 2015
Structural Transformation and Social Change in India
To Be Published November 29th 2015
The Political Economy of Natural Resources and Development
To Be Published December 14th 2015