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Forthcoming Economics and Development Books

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  1. 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

  2. The World Bank

    From Reconstruction to Development to Equity, 2nd Edition

    By Katherine Marshall

    Series: Global Institutions

    The World Bank is one of the most important and least understood major international institutions. The fully updated second edition of this book continues to provide the most concise, accessible and comprehensive overview of the World Bank's history, development, structure, functionality...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian Development

    Edited by Andrew McGregor, Lisa Law, Fiona Miller

    Southeast Asia is one of the most diverse regions in the world, hosting a wide range of languages, ethnicities, religions, economics, ecosystems and political systems. Amidst this diversity however has been a common desire to develop, providing a uniting theme across landscapes of difference. This...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Second Rank Cities in Europe

    Structural Dynamics and Growth Potential

    Edited by Roberto Camagni, Roberta Capello

    Second-rank cities are back on the academic scene, capturing the interest of scholars with their unexpected recent performance with respect to first-rank cities. Looking at the data on average urban GDP growth in 139 European cities since 1996, the relatively strong position of large cities (over...

    To Be Published December 10th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Combating Inequality

    The global North and South

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

    Economic inequality has recently gained considerable academic attention. However, two important aspects of inequality have not been discussed systematically: its multidimensional nature and the question of what can be done to reverse it. This book offers insights from scholars representing the...

    To Be Published December 11th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Prosperity and Economic Development in Low Income Asian Countries

    The Parallel World

    By Chiung Ting Chang

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    In the re-emerging debate on de- growth, zero-growth, and sustainable growth, the focus has been placed on diminishing returns. That is, an increase in income does not guarantee an improvement in welfare. However, the other end of the diagram has rarely been explored. How is it that some countries...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Global Economic Crisis and Local Economic Development

    International Cases and Policy Responses

    Edited by Jason Begley, Dan Coffey, Tom Donnelly, Carole Thornley

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    This innovative book offers a collaborative investigation of how to maintain economic development for local communities in the context of a global economic threat of the kind which erupted in 2008. The book asks whether ‘localised’ models of economic development can still be regarded as...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. The Corporate Sector in International Development

    By Peter Davis

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    Over the past two decades many efforts have been made to engage the corporate sector in the processes of international development. Such efforts have taken many forms. Some large companies have developed internal systems and processes to manage impacts on wider societal issues; a number of donor...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  10. 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 January 30th 2016 by Routledge