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  • Open Innovationby Henry Chesbrough; Wim Vanhaverbeke; Joel West

    OUP Oxford 2006; US$ 42.99 US$ 36.97

    Henry Chesbrough and his collaborators investigate the phenomenon of 'Open Innovation', in which firms draw on research and development outside their own boundaries. The book's contributors link the practice of open innovation to the established body of innovation research, showing what's new and what's familiar in the process. more...

  • Handbook on Trade and Developmentby Oliver Morrissey; Ricardo Lopez; Kishor Sharma

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 60.00

    This Handbook comprehensively explores the complex relationships between trade and economic performance in developing countries. Insightful chapters cover issues such as trade, growth and poverty reduction; trade costs, facilitation and preferences; sub-Saharan Africa’s reliance on trade in primary commodities, informal cross-border trade, agglomeration... more...

  • Monetary Policy Frameworks for Emerging Marketsby G. Hammond

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2009; US$ 40.00

    Financial globalisation has made the formulation of monetary policy in emerging market economies increasingly complicated. This book looks at the turmoil in global financial markets, which, coupled with volatile inflation, poses serious challenges for central banks in these countries. more...

  • Running Randomized Evaluationsby Rachel Glennerster; Kudzai Takavarasha

    Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 37.50 US$ 30.00

    This book provides a comprehensive yet accessible guide to running randomized impact evaluations of social programs. Drawing on the experience of researchers at the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab, which has run hundreds of such evaluations in dozens of countries throughout the world, it offers practical insights on how to use this powerful... more...

  • From Evidence to Actionby Benjamin Davis; Sudhanshu Handa; Nicola Hypher; Natalia Winder Rossi; Paul Winters; Jennifer Yablonski

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 109.99 US$ 94.59

    A volume from FAO and UNICEF on the effectiveness of cash transfers in Sub-Saharan Africa. It includes eight country case-studies and explores the linkages between social protection, agriculture, and rural development by assessing the impact of cash transfer programmes on productive outcomes and the local economy. more...

  • Global Tiltby Ram Charan

    The Crown Publishing Group 2013; US$ 28.00

    The world?s economic center of gravity has shifted.  Permanently.  Do you know what it now takes to succeed?    The global tilt is nothing less than an irreversible shift of economic power?jobs, wealth, and market opportunities?from a small part of the world to its entirety. It is improving the lives of millions of people around the world, and... more...

  • Measuring and Evaluating Sustainabilityby Sarah E. Fredericks

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 53.95

    The indexes used by local, national, and international governments to monitor progress toward sustainability do not adequately align with their ethical priorities and have a limited ability to monitor and promote sustainability. This book gives a theoretical and practical demonstration of how ethics and technical considerations can aid the development... more...

  • Rule of Expertsby Timothy Mitchell

    University of California Press 2002; US$ 34.95 US$ 27.96

    Can one explain the power of global capitalism without attributing to capital a logic and coherence it does not have? Can one account for the powers of techno-science in terms that do not merely reproduce its own understanding of the world? Rule of Experts examines these questions through a series of interrelated essays focused on Egypt in the twentieth... more...

  • The Next Great Globalizationby Frederic S. Mishkin

    Princeton University Press 2009; US$ 37.50 US$ 30.00

    Many prominent critics regard the international financial system as the dark side of globalization, threatening disadvantaged nations near and far. But in The Next Great Globalization , eminent economist Frederic Mishkin argues the opposite: that financial globalization today is essential for poor nations to become rich. Mishkin argues that an effectively... more...

  • Talibanby Ahmed Rashid

    I.B.Tauris 2010; US$ 14.95

    The American bombing of terrorist bases in Afghanistan under the protection of the Islamic fundamentalist Taliban movement has brought the Taliban into sharp focus as the most radical and extreme Islamic movement in the world today. Little is known about the Taliban because of the deep secrecy that surrounds their political movement, their leaders... more...