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  1. Globalization and Development Volume I

    Leading issues in development with globalization

    Edited by Shigeru Otsubo

    Globalization and Development is a "cross-national study" on the "interstate dispersion" of the impacts (to growth, inequality and poverty) that international economic integration provides to the economies of the developing countries, along with some specific factors that determine the outcome in...

    To Be Published August 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Global Implications of Development, Disasters and Climate Change

    Responses to Displacement from Asia Pacific

    Edited by Susanna Price, Jane Singer

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development, Displacement and Resettlement

    Displacements in the Asia Pacific region are escalating. The region has for decades experienced more than half of the world’s natural disasters and, in recent years, a disproportionately high share of extreme weather-related disasters, which displaced 19 million people in 2013 alone. This volume...

    To Be Published August 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Strategic Project Management

    Contemporary Issues and Strategies for Developing Economies

    Edited by Corlane Barclay, Kweku-Muata Osei-Bryson

    Based on expert practitioners’ contributions from across the globe including Brazil, Jamaica, Malaysia, Pakistan, Thailand, the United Kingdom, and the United States, Strategic Project Management: Contemporary Issues and Strategies for Developing Economies offers modern experiences, best practices,...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  4. The Politics of Slums in the Global South

    Urban Informality in Brazil, India, South Africa and Peru

    Edited by Veronique Dupont, David Jordhus-Lier, Catherine Sutherland, Einar Braathen

    Series: Routledge Studies in Cities and Development

    Seeing urban politics from the perspective of those who reside in slums offers an important dimension to the study of urbanism in the global South. Many people living in sub-standard conditions do not have their rights as urban citizens recognised and realise that they cannot rely on formal...

    To Be Published September 11th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The End of the Developmental State?

    Edited by Michelle Williams

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    The End of the Developmental State? brings together leading scholars of development to assess the current status of the "developmental state" in several developing and transitional economies of South Korea, Taiwan, Ireland, the United Kingdom, China, South Africa, Brazil and India. Has the concept...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Moving Out of Poverty

    An inquiry into the inclusive growth in Asia

    By Jonna P. Estudillo, Keijiro Otsuka

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    The words of US President John F. Kennedy, "the rising tide lifts all boats," mean inclusive growth in contemporary Asia, where the poor are able to participate in and benefit from economic growth. Moving Out of Poverty explores three channels through which economic growth confers gains to the poor...

    To Be Published September 16th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Disaster Research

    Multidisciplinary and International Perspectives

    Edited by Rasmus Dahlberg, Olivier Rubin, Morten Thanning Vendelø

    Series: Routledge Humanitarian Studies

    Given the tendency of books on disasters to predominantly focus on strong geophysical or descriptive perspectives and in-depth accounts of particular catastrophes, Disaster Research provides a much-needed multidisciplinary perspective of the area. This book is is structured thematically around key...

    To Be Published September 16th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Theory and Practice of Microcredit

    By Wahiduddin Mahmud, S.R. Osmani

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    Microcredit has emerged as a hugely popular tool all over the developing world for helping poor people to help themselves by engaging in self-employed income-earning activities. By developing innovative ways of providing the poor with access to credit, the ‘microcredit revolution’, as it has come...

    To Be Published September 20th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Globalization and Development Volume II

    Country experiences

    Edited by Shigeru Otsubo

    Globalization and Development is a "cross-national study" on the "interstate dispersion" of the impacts (to growth, inequality and poverty) that international economic integration provides to the economies of the developing countries. In order to present the "Leading Issues in Development with...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Globalization and Development Volume III

    In search of a new development paradigm

    Edited by Shigeru Otsubo

    Globalization and Development is a "cross-national study" on the "interstate dispersion" of the impacts (to growth, inequality and poverty) that international economic integration provides to the economies of the developing countries. In order to present the "Leading Issues in Development with...

    To Be Published September 22nd 2015 by Routledge