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  1. 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 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 19th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 20th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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

    This book examines the relationships between real estate and construction sectors and unlike any book before it, explores how each sector and the relationships between them affect economic development in emerging market economies (EMEs). Through 21 chapters, the international team of contributors...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Forest Management Auditing

    Certification of forest products and services

    Edited by Lucio Brotto, Davide Pettenella

    Forest management auditing is expanding from its traditional focus on forest management, stewardship and chain of custody certification to more innovative topics such as ecosystem services, forest carbon credits, non-timber forest products, wood energy and fair trade certification. Forest managers,...

    To Be Published October 30th 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 October 31st 2015 by Routledge