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  1. Eliminating Poverty Through Development in China

    By China Development Research Foundation

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    In recent years China has achieved impressive economic growth, and also made remarkable progress in human development. However, contemporary China is still faced with the great challenge of widespread poverty. This not only constitutes a barrier against China’s pursuit of sustainable economic...

    Published November 27th 2008 by Routledge

  2. China in the Wake of Asia's Financial Crisis

    Edited by Wang Mengkui

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    This book examines China’s response to the Asian financial crisis of 1997, both in its immediate aftermath and in the years since. The crisis caused turmoil throughout Asia’s economies, and precipitated wholesale reform of economic and financial policies and institutions across the region. As one...

    Published November 19th 2008 by Routledge

  3. High-Tech Industries, Employment and Global Competitiveness

    Edited by S.R. Hashim, N.S. Siddharthan

    The process of development in recent times has been characteristically marked by the expanding reach of multinational enterprises, flows of foreign direct investment, unprecedented growth of information and communication technologies (ICT) and knowledge-based industries, and infusion of ICT across...

    Published October 31st 2008 by Routledge India

  4. Regional Trade Integration and Conflict Resolution

    Edited by Shaheen Rafi Khan

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    This volume addresses the growth of regional trade agreements (RTAs) which have mushroomed since the 1990s, and considers their potential as a tool for reducing inter- and intra-state conflict. Exploring the links between trade, conflict and peace in different and varying contexts, this book maps...

    Published October 19th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Asia on Tour

    Exploring the rise of Asian tourism

    Edited by Tim Winter, Peggy Teo, T.C. Chang

    With the vast majority of academic theory on tourism based on ‘Western’ tourists, Asia on Tour illustrates why the rapid growth of travel for leisure and recreation in Asia demands a reappraisal of how tourism is analyzed and understood. Examining domestic and intra-regional tourism, the book...

    Published September 23rd 2008 by Routledge

  6. Trade Policy, Inequality and Performance in Indian Manufacturing

    By Kunal Sen

    Series: Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies

    The relationship between trade policy and economic performance is one of the oldest controversies in economic development. In recent years, there has been a revival of interest in the debate on the implications of trade reforms for productivity growth and domestic pricing behaviour due in part to...

    Published September 2nd 2008 by Routledge

  7. Human Development and Social Power

    Perspectives from South Asia

    By Ananya Mukherjee Reed

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    In South Asia and beyond, human development continues to be in a state of crisis. Each successive Human Development Report (HDR) and the pervasive global failure to achieve the Millennium Development Goals are constant reminders of this crisis. An equally, and even more distressing dimension of...

    Published August 30th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Intelligent Cities and Globalisation of Innovation Networks

    By Nicos Komninos

    Series: Regions and Cities

    Intelligent Cities and Globalisation of Innovation Networks combines concepts and theories from the fields of urban development and planning, innovation management, and virtual / intelligent environments. It explains the rise of intelligent cities with respect to the globalisation of systems...

    Published July 16th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Leftovers

    Tales of the Latin American Left

    Edited by Jorge G. Castañeda, Marco A. Morales

    Over a decade ago, Jorge Castañeda wrote the classic Utopia Unarmed, which offered a penetrating and comprehensive account of the Latin American left’s fate at the end of the Cold War. Since then, the left across Latin America has travelled in paths no one could have predicted. Latin American...

    Published July 6th 2008 by Routledge

  10. The New Rich in China

    Future rulers, present lives

    Edited by David Goodman

    Three decades of reform since 1978 in the People’s Republic of China have resulted in the emergence of new social groups which have included new occupations and professions generated as the economy has opened up and developed and, most spectacularly given the legacy of state socialism, the...

    Published April 24th 2008 by Routledge