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Forthcoming Economics and Development Books

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  1. 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 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Macroeconomics and Human Development

    Edited by Deepak Nayyar

    In the conventional discourse on macroeconomics, the subject of human development is at best marginal and at worst irrelevant. In the unconventional discourse on human development, macroeconomics or its constraints are seldom recognised, even if its consequences are often highlighted. There are,...

    To Be Published September 17th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. Intellectual Property Policy, Law and Administration in Africa

    Exploring Continental and Sub-regional Co-operation

    By Caroline B. Ncube

    Series: Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

    This book examines the harmonisation of Intellectual Property (IP) policy, law and administration in Africa. Two recent developments have brought this topic to the fore. The first is the apparent escalation of long-standing efforts to establish a Pan-African Intellectual Property Organisation (...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Cultural Values and Entrepreneurship

    Edited by Francisco Liñán, Ghulam Nabi, Norris Krueger

    Cultural Values and Entrepreneurship aims to broaden and deepen our understanding of which elements of ‘culture’ influence, or are influenced by, entrepreneurial activity. Differences in entrepreneurial activity among countries, and regions within those countries, are persistent and cannot be fully...

    To Be Published September 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Young Entrepreneurs in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Edited by Katherine Gough, Thilde Langevang

    Series: Routledge Spaces of Childhood and Youth Series

    This book presents conceptual, methodoligcal and empircal insights into the nature of youth-entrepeneurship in sub-Saharan Africa. It draws on qualitative and quantitative research to highlight the opportunities and challenges young people face in setting up and runing businesses. The book explores...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. An Introduction to Climate Change Economics and Policy

    2nd Edition

    By Felix R. FitzRoy, Elissaios Papyrakis

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    With the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change reporting that humans are the "dominant cause" of global warming, interest in the impact and implications of climate change remains very high but there is a dizzying array of data, information and opinion all clambering for attention....

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Handbook of Industry and Development

    Edited by John Weiss, Michael Tribe

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of Industry and Development is a global overview of industrialisation. Each chapter will provide readers with contemporary insights into this this essential aspect of economic development. Industrialisation has been at the forefront of discussion on economic development...

    To Be Published October 7th 2015 by Routledge