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Forthcoming Economics and Development Books

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  1. Globalization, Industrialization and Labour Markets in East and South Asia

    Edited by Rajah Rasiah, Bruce McFarlane, Sarosh Kuruvilla

    Among the key debates fought in developing economies is whether globalization through liberalization is the means by which economies can industrialize and provide their labour forces with tangible improvements in the material conditions of living. This book addresses this issue head on, using...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Handbook of International Education and Development

    Edited by Simon McGrath, Qing Gu

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    This timely Handbook takes stock of the range of debates that characterise the field of international education and development, and suggests key aspects of a research agenda for the next period. It is deliberately divergent in its approach, recognising the major ideological and epistemological...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Cultural Sustainability and Regional Development

    Theories and practices of territorialisation

    Edited by Joost Dessein, Elena Battaglini, Lummina Horlings

    Series: Routledge Studies in Culture and Sustainable Development

    Meeting the aims of sustainability is becoming increasingly difficult; at the same time, the call for culture is becoming more powerful. This book explores the relationships between culture, sustainability and regional change through the concept of ‘territorialisation’. This new concept describes...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Trade Remedies

    A Development Perspective

    By Asif Qureshi

    Series: Routledge Research in International Economic Law

    Under the framework of the WTO Member States are allowed to respond to three types of imports which harm or have the potential of harming a domestic industry. The imports in question are those which either involve a State subsidy, for example an export subsidy from the State where the goods are...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Origin of the Prolonged Stagnation in Contemporary Japan

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

    By Masayuki Otaki

    Series: Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Business

    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 August 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. International Energy and Poverty

    The emerging contours

    Edited by Lakshman Guruswamy

    Series: Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

    Globally, around 2.8 billion people, 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 August 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Trade Liberalisation and Poverty

    Vietnam now and beyond

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

    Trade liberalization is a frequently polarizing topic; but advocates acknowledge it to be a major contributor to economic growth and development. This book uses Alan Winters’ framework of studying to investigate the effects of trade liberalisation on economic growth and poverty in Vietnam. The...

    To Be Published August 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Handbook of Industry and Development

    Edited by John Weiss, Michael Tribe

    Given the low productivity and unbalanced production structure in poor countries, it has traditionally been assumed that once economies start on a process of economic transformation, that industry – particularly manufacturing industry – will assume an increasingly important role. For this reason,...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Combating Inequality

    The Global North and South

    Edited by Alexander Gallas, Herr Hansjorg, Frank Hoffer, Christoph Scherrer

    A 2011 OECD study showed a significant rise in economic inequality in a large number of countries around the world in recent decades. There are numerous debates, both in academia and in the world of politics, about the causes of inequality, but very few attempts to systematically discuss adequate...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge