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Major Works: Development Studies

You are currently browsing 41–50 of 156 new and published major works in the subject of Development Studies — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Economic Integration in Africa

    By Peter Robson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    First published in 1968, this reissue is a study of contemporary international economic policy, with particular emphasis upon economic integration as a means of bringing about a faster rate of economic progress and of helping to overcome poverty. Peter Robson’s book is a study of the rationale of...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Wealth of Poor Nations

    By C Suriyakumaran

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    Initially published in 1984, this book considers the contemporary condition of the Third World economy, investigating the structural factors and historical forces, mostly operating in the capitalist world, which underlie the experience of the Third World in the post-war era. The book provides a...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Towards Economic Recovery in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Essays in Honour of Robert Gardiner

    Edited by James Pickett, Hans Singer

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    First published in 1990, this volume considers the question: is there any hope for economic recovery in Africa? Written by a team of leading development economists, the book takes a close look at the economic decline of Sub-Saharan Africa and provides a set of guidelines for promoting economic...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Routledge

  4. A Theory of Economic Integration for Developing Countries

    Illustrated by Caribbean Countries

    By Fuat Andic, Suphan Andic, Douglas Dosser

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    First published in 1971, this is a study of the application of the economic theory of integration in developing countries attempts to assess the development of common markets and free trade areas in the contemporary developing world. The book synthesises various revisions of the old theory of the...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Trade and Developing Countries

    By Kathryn Morton, Peter Tulloch

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    This reissue, initially published in 1977, is an introduction to contemporary trading positions and problems of developing countries. The authors examine the main export options of Third World countries and consider the roles of the key international organisations – GATT, UNCTAD, etc – and those of...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Routledge

  6. West African Trade

    A Study of Competition, Oligopoly and Monopoly in a Changing Economy

    By P. T. Bauer

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    This groundbreaking work from the hugely influential economist P. T. Bauer, first published in 1954 and reissued with a new introduction in 1963, is a thorough and detailed analysis of the findings of the Colonial Economic Research Committee, from their investigation into the structure of West...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Routledge

  7. International Finance and Latin America

    By Stephany Griffith-Jones

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    This reissue, initially published in 1984, examines the evolution of international financial flows to Latin America since 1945, along with their implications for National Development . The book describes how, in each of the first three decades since the war, a new agency emerged (foreign investors...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Export Instability and Economic Development

    Edited by Alasdair Macbean

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    When this work was first published in 1966, there was much interest in various types of commodity agreements and compensatory financing as methods of reducing the effects of export fluctuations on the economies of developing countries. The book concluded that short term fluctuations in export...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Capital Formation and Economic Development

    Studies in the Economic Development of India

    Edited by P. N. Rosenstein-Rodan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    First published in 1964, this series of studies, compiled by the India team of Centre of International Studies at MIT, represents an important contribution to methods in planning for development, which will be of relevance to all those working in the field, irrespective of country. The results are...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Third World Industrialization in the 1980s

    Open Economies in a Closing World

    Edited by Raphie Kaplinsky

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    First published in 1984, this work explores the issues surrounding the industrialisation of the Third World at the beginning of the 1980s. The expectation that Newly Industrialising Countries would facilitate industrial growth via an outward-orientated strategy had begun to be the combination of...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Routledge