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  1. Trade Liberalisation and Poverty in Vietnam

    Now and Beyond

    By Minh Son Le, Tarlok Singh, Tom Nguyen

    Trade liberalization is a frequently polarizing topic; but advocates acknowledge it to be a major contributor to economic growth and development. This book uses Alan Winters’ framework of studying to investigate the effects of trade liberalisation on economic growth and poverty in Vietnam. The...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Handbook of Industry and Development

    Edited by John Weiss, Michael Tribe

    Given the low productivity and unbalanced production structure in poor countries, it has traditionally been assumed that once economies start on a process of economic transformation, that industry – particularly manufacturing industry – will assume an increasingly important role. For this reason,...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. China's Economic Culture

    By Carsten Herrmann-Pillath

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    China's spectacular rise challenges established economic moulds, both at the national level, with the concept of "state capitalism", and at the firm level, with the notion of indigenous "Chinese management practices". However, both Chinese and Western observers emphasise the transitional nature of...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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 October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Politics of Genetically Modified Agriculture in Africa

    By Jemima Agyare

    The issue of genetically modified (GM) agriculture and its relevance to developing countries is one that is fiercely contested. The debates surrounding the adoption of GM technology by developing countries are multifaceted and complex. The Politics of Genetically Modified Agriculture in Africa...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Rise of State-Led Economic Regionalism in East Asia

    By Min Shu

    Series: Routledge-WIAS Interdisciplinary Studies

    East Asia regionalism took a dramatic turn after the Asian financial crisis in 1997-98. Within the newly established regional framework, East Asian states have taken the initiatives to negotiate free trade agreements, pursue cross-country financial collaboration, and build effective regional...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. A Sustainable Low Carbon Economy in East Asia

    E3 Modeling

    Edited by Soo-Cheol Lee

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    This book examines policies for the development of sustainable, low-carbon economies; the current status and remaining related issues of Japan, China, South Korea, Taiwan, and other East Asian countries. The book also considers how the policies in the countries of this increasingly...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Intellectual Property Policy, Law and Administration in Africa

    Exploring Continental and 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 October 31st 2015 by Routledge