New and Published Books
41-50 of 118 results in Routledge Studies in Development Economics
New Entrepreneurial Firms in Transition Economies
The transformation of state-owned enterprises into privately owned ones is commonly referred to as 'privatization'. Just as important as this process, though sometimes not given the attention it deserves and requires, is the establishment and expansion of new private firms.This book analyzes new...
Published August 29th 2013 by Routledge
Local versus Global Logic
A key distinctive feature of Multinational Enterprises (MNEs) as organizations resides in the fact that they span across borders. This exposes them to dissimilar and often unfamiliar social and economic conditions as they venture in foreign countries. MNEs from industrialized economies that are...
Published June 25th 2013 by Routledge
The Case of Argentina
The crisis of the current global financial order is challenging us to critically reflect on how this order has been driven, and the development outcomes produced by its central political and economic actors. There is a great deal of academic knowledge about the role of the international financial...
Published April 16th 2013 by Routledge
Rethinking Interventions and Governance
The key challenge for achieving sustained development in developing countries relates to quality of domestic governance, which in turn is strongly affected by external interventions. Domestic governance includes politics, policy formulation, institution building and policy implementation. It is...
Published April 12th 2013 by Routledge
Mainstream quantitative analysis and simulations are fraught with difficulties and are intrinsically unable to deal appropriately with long-term macroeconomic effects of disasters. In this new book, J.M. Albala-Bertrand develops the themes introduced in his past book, The Political Economy of Large...
Published March 22nd 2013 by Routledge
The ‘migration-development’ nexus has emerged as an important area of both research and policy over the last ten years. However, most of the interest has focused on the potential that migration holds for poverty alleviation. Relatively little attention has been paid to the relationship between...
Published February 11th 2013 by Routledge
An Economic Perspective
Jeffrey James is one of the relatively few academics to have systematically taken on the topic of IT and development. In this timely book he undertakes a methodological critique of prominent topics in the debate. Challenging the existing literature by international and governmental institutions,...
Published January 4th 2013 by Routledge
Theory and Evidence
There are many theories concerning the relationship between the pace of development and economic growth in different countries. This impressive collection explores the relationship between a country's balance of payments and their rate of economic growth. The evidence and ramifications within the...
Published December 15th 2012 by Routledge
When the state and business interact effectively they can promote a more efficient allocation of scarce resources, appropriate industrial policy and a more effective and prioritised removal of key obstacles to growth, than when the two sides fail to co-operate or engage in harmful collusion. This...
Published December 14th 2012 by Routledge
Law reform in developing countries has become an increasingly topical subject in recent years. A critical issue is why so many law reform projects in developing economies are regarded by their sponsors and recipients as unsuccessful. This informative book: examines examples of law...
Published October 22nd 2012 by Routledge
Employment and Inclusive Development
To Be Published February 17th 2015
The Role of NGOs in African Socio-Economic Development
To Be Published March 1st 2015
Growth and Institutions in African Development
To Be Published April 6th 2015
Migration and Inequality
To Be Published April 13th 2015
Globalization and Development: Rethinking Interventions and Governance
To Be Published April 13th 2015
Disasters and the Networked Economy
To Be Published April 14th 2015
Digital Interactions in Developing Countries: An Economic Perspective
To Be Published April 20th 2015
Financing Regional Growth and the Inter-American Development Bank: The Case of Argentina
To Be Published April 25th 2015
Public Finance and Economic Growth in Developing Countries: Lessons from Ethiopia's Reforms
To Be Published April 29th 2015
The Financialisation of Power in Africa
To Be Published May 22nd 2015