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Forthcoming Economics and Development Books

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  1. 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

  2. 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 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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 28th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. 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