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Forthcoming Economics and Development Books

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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Emerging Powers and the UN

    What Kind of Development Partnership?

    Edited by Thomas G Weiss, Adriana Ethal Abdenur

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    The post-2015 sustainable development goals and the changing environment for development cooperation requires a renewed and transformed UN system. In line with their increasing significance as economic powers, a growing number of emerging countries will play an expanded role in the UN system, which...

    To Be Published October 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. Global Economic Governance and the Development Practices of the Multilateral Development Banks

    Edited by Susan Park, Jonathan R. Strand

    Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

    As pillars of the post-1945 international economic system the Regional and Sub-Regional Development Banks (RSDBs) have long been considered mini-World Banks, reiterating the policy approach of the largest official multilateral development lender in the world. The main objective of the collection is...

    To Be Published October 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Statistical Tragedy in Africa?

    Evaluating the Database for African Economic Development

    Edited by Morten Jerven, Deborah Johnston

    What do we know about economic development in Africa? The answer is that we know much less than we would like to think. This collection assesses the knowledge problem present in statistics on poverty, agriculture, labour, education, health, and economic growth. While diverse in origin, the...

    To Be Published October 21st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Biofuels, Food Security and Developing Economies

    By Nazia Mintz-Habib

    The last decade has witnessed major crises in both food and energy security across the world. One response to the challenges of climate change and energy supply has been the development of crops to be used for biofuels. But as this book shows, this can divert agricultural land from food production...

    To Be Published October 27th 2015 by Routledge