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  1. 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 December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. The International Expansion of Chinese National Oil Companies

    Entangled Relations in Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Susana Moreira

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    Oil is the key commodity powering the whole of the current international economic order. Securing unfettered access to oil supplies has become a vital national interest. The struggle to preserve these interests has inevitably played out on the global stage. The past ten years have witnessed the...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. The Globalization and Corporatization of Education

    Limits and Liminality of the Market Mantra

    Edited by Denise Blum, Char Ullman

    The forces associated with globalization, whether economic or social, have conditioned the ways educators operate, and have profoundly altered people’s experiences of both formal and informal education. Globalization, as a multidimensional, multilevel process, is unequivocally, but not exclusively,...

    To Be Published January 5th 2016 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. Finance in Rural China

    By Xingyuan Feng, Christer Ljungwall, Guangwen He

    To Be Published January 30th 2016 by Routledge

  7. Socio-economic Recovery in Crisis and Fragile Settings

    Aid, People and Institutions

    Edited by Gemma van der Haar, Dorothea Hilhorst, Bart Weijs

    Series: Routledge Humanitarian Studies

    An estimated 1.2 billion people live in countries affected by conflict or fragility. Poverty in these settings is usually extreme, and it is a major challenge for people to regain their livelihoods. Governments and international actors seek ways to enable socioeconomic recovery, partly out of...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Brazil as a Rising Power

    Intervention Norms and the Contestation of Global Order

    Edited by Philip Cunliffe, Kai Michael Kenkel

    Series: Global Institutions

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Rethinking Economics for Social Justice

    The Radical Potential of Human Rights

    By Radhika Balakrishnan, Diane Elson, James Heintz

    Series: Economics as Social Theory

    The dominant approach to economic policy has so far failed to adequately address the pressing challenges the world faces today – extreme poverty, widespread joblessness and precarious employment, burgeoning inequality, and large scale environmental threats. This message was brought home forcibly by...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge