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Economic Development

  • Introduction to Regional Economic Developmentby Mustafa Dinc

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; Not Available

    This is a relatively simple and easy to read introduction of major regional and local economic development theories, their theoretical evolution and other relevant topics such as governance, institutions and local leadership within the globalization context. It also discusses some basic analytical tools and provides a template for them in an easy to... more...

  • The Political Economy of Natural Resources and Developmentby Paul A. Haslam; Pablo Heidrich

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The Political Economy of Resources and Development offers a unique and multidisciplinary perspective on how the commodity boom of the mid-2000s reshaped the model of development throughout Latin America and elsewhere in the developing world. Governments increased taxes and royalties on the resource sector, the nationalization of foreign firms returned... more...

  • Global Corruption Report: Sportby Transparency International

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 59.95

    Sport is a global phenomenon engaging billions of people and generating annual revenues of more than US$ 145 billion. Problems in the governance of sports organisations, fixing of matches and staging of major sporting events have spurred action on many fronts. Yet attempts to stop corruption in sport are still at an early stage. The Global Corruption... more...

  • Climate Change and Anthroposby Linda H. Connor

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Anthropos, in the sense of species as well as cultures and ethics, locates humans as part of much larger orders of existence ? fundamental when thinking about climate change. This book offers a new way of exploring the significance of locality and lives in the epoch of the Anthropocene, a time when humans confront the limits of our control over nature.... more...

  • MGNREGA: Employment, Wages and Migration in Rural Indiaby Parmod Kumar; Dipanwita Chakraborty

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) was enacted in India with the multiple objectives of providing employment in a rights-based framework, addressing rural poverty, checking migration, and building rural infrastructure. As such, every year around 15?20 per cent of households in India overall and 30 per cent in rural... more...

  • TRIPS plus 20by Hanns Ullrich; Reto M. Hilty; Matthias Lamping; Josef Drexl

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 229.00

    This book examines the impact and shortcomings of the TRIPS Agreement, which was signed in Marrakesh on 15 April 1994. Over the last 20 years, the framework conditions have changed fundamentally. New technologies have emerged, markets have expanded beyond national borders, some developing states have become global players, the terms of international... more...

  • Multi-dimensional Review of Kazakhstan: Volume 1. Initial Assessmentby OECD Publishing; OECD Development Centre

    OECD Publishing 2016; US$ 33.00

    Kazakhstan’s economy and society have undergone deep transformations since the country declared independence in 1991. Kazakhstan’s growth performance since 2000 has been impressive, averaging almost 8% per annum in real terms and leading to job creation and progress in the well-being of its citizens. Extractive industries play an important... more...

  • La transparence, une nouvelle tyrannieby Gilles Gros

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 8.99

    Peut-on tout montrer ? Puisant leurs valeurs dans l?Europe du Nord, les États-Unis ont amplifié la valeur de transparence, nécessaire à l?efficacité de l?accumulation dans un monde de distance. Les distances sont raccourcies si l?on ne rajoute pas de l?obscurité dans les relations. Dans un pays neuf, cette valeur pouvait être poussée à l?extrême.... more...

  • Creativity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship Across Culturesby Igor N. Dubina; Elias G. Carayannis

    Springer New York 2016; US$ 99.00

    The aim of this volume is to further develop the relationship between culture and manifold phenomena of creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship in order to promote further and better understanding how, why, and when these phenomena are manifested themselves across different cultures. Currently, cross-cultural research is one of the most dynamically... more...

  • Beyond Aidby James Michel

    Center for Strategic & International Studies 2016; US$ 39.99

    In September 2015, world leaders adopted a new post-2015 development agenda, centered on 17 Sustainable Development Goals intended to transform the world. This report provides basic information about the new agenda?its content, aspirations, and global partnership approach. more...