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  1. Gender, Development and Globalization

    Economics as if All People Mattered, 2nd Edition

    By Lourdes Beneria, Gunselli Berik, Maria Floro

    With Cold War politics lost as the organizing principle behind international politics, development has become the most import policy goal of every international organization. There is an underside (and a human side) to development, and feminism has made inroads into the highly technical debates and...

    To Be Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Environmental Challenges and Governance

    Diverse perspectives from Asia

    Edited by Sacchidananda Mukherjee, Debashis Chakraborty

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    The economies located in East, South and Southeast Asia have witnessed an interesting growth-sustainability trade-off over the last decades. The forces of globalization and increasing population pressure necessitated exploitation of hitherto unutilized natural resources in several countries....

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Growth and Institutions in African Development

    Edited by Augustin K. Fosu

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    Recent years have seen a sustained research effort exploring the African development experience. The extant literature has offered a large set of explanations as to why the African development record has lagged behind that of other regions of the developing world. These explanations include:...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Economics of Green Growth

    New Indicators for Sustainable Societies

    Edited by Shunsuke Managi

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    The Economics of Green Growth investigates the possibility of creating an integrated indicator covering three pillars of sustainable development: economy, society and the environment. The excessive pursuit of economic efficiency has resulted in severe environmental problems such as climate change...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Home-grown Development in Africa

    Successes, Issues and Trends in African Socio-Economic Policies

    By Chukwumerije Okereke, Patricia Agupusi

    Series: Routledge Studies in African Politics and International Relations

    This book provides a critical evaluation of "home-grown" development initiatives in Africa that started in the 1990s as alternatives to externally driven development. Focusing specifically on Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa and Kenya, the book takes a qualitative and comparative approach to offer the...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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. Understanding who is able to claim expertise, how they are able to influence outcomes and...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge