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  1. 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

  2. Expert Knowledge in Global Trade

    Edited by Erin Hannah, James Scott, Silke Trommer

    Series: Global Institutions

    This book explores tensions in global trade by examining the role of experts in generating, disseminating and legitimating knowledge about the possibilities of trade to work for global development. To this end, contributors assess authoritative claims on knowledge. They also consider structural...

    To Be Published October 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Gender and Labour in Contemporary India

    Eroding Citizenship

    By Amrita Chhachhi

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Providing a comprehensive analysis of the electronics industry in India, this book highlights the gendered nature of labour regimes and domestic regimes and also the linkages between households, labour markets, factories and the state, to provide a more comprehensive understanding of the...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Leveraging Economic Growth and Development

    Strategic Alliances

    Edited by Albert N. Link, Cristiano Antonelli

    Strategic alliances have generally been used to refer to relationships that allow an organization to access the strengths and capabilities of other organizations, with the organization often focused on being the firm. The strategy behind such an alliance is for each firm in the alliance to draw on...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Knowledge Production in the Arab World

    The Impossible Promise

    By Sari Hanafi, Rigas Arvanitis

    Series: Routledge Advances in Middle East and Islamic Studies

    Knowledge Production in the Arab World is a reflection on the status of knowledge production in the Arab world, taking into account not only empirical observations but also historical-structural analyses. In addition to bibliometric, empirical and desk research, the authors draw upon their strong...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Real Estate, Construction and Economic Development in Emerging Market Economies

    Edited by Raymond Talinbe Abdulai, Franklin Obeng-Odoom, Edward Ochieng, Vida Maliene

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Real Estate

    Real Estate, Construction and Economic Development in Emerging Market Economies examines the relationships between real estate and construction sectors and explores how each sector, and the relationships between them, affect economic development in emerging market economies (EMEs). Throughout the...

    To Be Published November 10th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 escalation of long-standing efforts to establish a Pan-African Intellectual Property Organisation (PAIPO), a...

    To Be Published November 13th 2015 by Routledge

  9. International Mobility, Global Capitalism, and Changing Structures of Accumulation

    Transforming the Japan-India IT Relationship

    By Anthony D'Costa

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    International mobility is not new as people have moved throughout history, voluntarily and forcibly, for personal, familial, economic, and professional reasons. Yet, the mobility of technical talent in the global economy is a relatively new phenomenon, largely voluntary, structurally determined by...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Politics of Development in Pakistan

    Living Village

    By Haider Nizamani

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Pakistan, sixth most populous country in the world, has not gone through systematic and effective land or agrarian reforms in sixty-three years of its existence. Almost 67 per cent of its 167 million inhabitants still live in rural areas and directly or indirectly rely on agriculture for their...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge