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  1. African Artisanal Mining from the Inside Out

    Access, norms and power in Congo’s gold sector

    By Sara Geenen

    Series: Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

    Artisanal mining is commonly associated with violent conflict, rampant corruption and desperate poverty. Yet millions of people across Sub Sahara Africa depend on it. Many of them are living in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), home to important mineral reserves, but also to a plethora of...

    To Be Published August 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. A Tale of Two Crises

    A Mutidisciplinary Analysis

    Edited by Seetharam Kallidaikurichi

    Some analysts looked at the 1997/98 East Asian crisis not as one crisis but as a combination of crises, beginning with a crisis of confidence and evolving into a currency crisis, a financial crisis, an economic crisis, a social crisis and a political crisis. This book is a ...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Servitization, IT-ization and Innovation Models

    Two-Stage Industrial Cluster Theory

    Edited by Hitoshi Hirakawa, Kaushalesh Lal, Shinkai Naoko, Norio Tokumaru

    This book looks at two-stage industrial cluster theory and new innovation models in the context of the IT-ization and servitization of products. The formation of industrial clusters, such as export processing zones and special economic zones, has been the preferred mechanism for developing...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Corruption, Economic Growth and Globalization

    Edited by Aurora A.C. Teixeira, Carlos Pimenta, António Maia, José António Moreira

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Corruption is increasingly placed on top of the agenda of national governments and supra national institutions, such as the OECD, UN or the World Bank. A necessary condition for promoting sustainable economic growth is the pre-existence of a stable political system which is able to control...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Low-carbon, Sustainable Future in East Asia

    Improving energy systems, taxation and policy cooperation

    Edited by Soo-Cheol Lee, Hector Pollitt, Seung-Joon Park

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    East Asia is a key region in the global economy, including both the second and third largest global economies already and, led by China, continuing to expand at a rapid rate. This economic growth has led to unprecedented gains in prosperity in the region but it has also led to increasing...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Trade Liberalisation and Poverty

    Vietnam now and beyond

    By Minh Son Le, Tarlok Singh, Duc-Tho Nguyen

    This book uses Alan Winters’ analytical framework to investigate the effects of trade liberalisation on economic growth and poverty in Vietnam. The country launched a programme of economic and trade reforms, known as Doi Moi, in the mid-1980s which placed the economy on a transitional path from...

    To Be Published September 7th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Beyond the Green Economy

    By Ricardo Abramovay

    The world needs a new economy. In spite of tremendous and growing material prosperity, inequality is on the rise and the current organization of the Earth’s natural resources has failed to address the basic human needs of billions of people. This book exposes the bottlenecks of the present path of...

    To Be Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Origin of the Prolonged Economic Stagnation in Contemporary Japan

    The factitious deflation and meltdown of the Japanese firm as an entity

    By Masayuki Otaki

    The deflationary Japanese economy is a spurious observation and a precarious political propaganda, which tacitly connects with the fanatic diagnosis urging an inflation-prompting macroeconomic policy. This book provides an overview of the prolonged stagnation of the current Japanese economy. It...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. International Energy and Poverty

    The emerging contours

    Edited by Lakshman Guruswamy

    Series: Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

    Around 2.8 billion people globally, also known as the "Other Third" or "energy poor", have little or no access to beneficial energy that meets their needs for cooking, heating, water, sanitation, illumination, transportation, or basic mechanical power. This book uniquely integrates the hitherto...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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