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  • Housing Womenby Rose Gilroy; Roberta Woods

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 79.95

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Women in the Housing Serviceby Marion Brion

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 195.00

    This book explores the contribution of women to the development of housing management in the 20th century. It outlines tactics and strategies of organization and factors which have seemed to help or hinder women's participation in housing. Evidence from statistical sources, historical documents and personal interviews is also assessed. Throughout the... more...

  • Housing Needs and Planning Policyby J Barry Cullingworth; J.B. Cullingworth

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 47.95

    In seeking to understand society sociologists in the Public Policy, Welfare and Scoial Work set of the International Library of Sociology consider the policy and planning implications of attempts to respond to and meet social needs by the Church, Civil Service, Industry and Voluntary Organizations. more...

  • The Distorted Economyby Hans C. Blomqvist; Mats Lundahl

    Palgrave Macmillan 2002; US$ 152.00

    An economy does not always work according to idealized textbook models. Frequently, economic systems are subject to wide-ranging distortions and require remedy via subsidy and taxes to restore their social optimum. In The Distorted Economy , Hans C.Blomqvist and Mats Lundahl describe how to tackle the various distortions on goods and factor markets... more...

  • Innovation, Unemployment and Policy in the Theories of Growth and Distributionby N. Salvadori; R. Balducci

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2006; US$ 40.00

    Integrating the analytical methods and the research themes of the "New Growth Theory" into the tradition of the Classical and post-Keynesian economists, this book examines technological innovations, the imperfections and institutional characteristics of the labour market. This book is for students, scholars and researchers of economics. more...

  • Evaluating Local Economic and Employment Developmentby Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 100.00

    OECD member countries dedicate significant resources to policies for local and regional development, yet the outcomes of these policies are poorly understood. Policy evaluation poses conceptual, technical and institutional challenges. But this is particularly so in the case of local development. more...

  • Reflexive Governance for Sustainable Developmentby J.P. Voss; D. Bauknecht; R. Kemp

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2006; US$ 40.00

    This book deals with the issue of sustainable development in a novel and innovative way. It examines the governance implications of reflexive modernisation – the condition that societal development is endangered by its own side-effects. With conceptualising reflexive governance the book leads a way out of endless quarrels about the definition of sustainability... more...

  • La cartographie des incidencesby Sarah Earl; Fred Carden; Terry Smutylo

    International Development Research Centre 2002; US$ 25.00

    La Section de l’évaluation et certains programmes du CRDI collaborent avec Barry Kibel, du Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, afin d’adapter sa démarche d’ingénierie des incidences au contexte de la recherche pour le développement. On a mis au point une méthodologie appelée Outcome Mapping pour définir et évaluer l'apport des programmes... more...

  • The Lab, the Temple, and the Marketby Sharon M.P. Harper

    International Development Research Centre 2000; US$ 30.00

    The Lab, the Temple, and the Market tackles these complex questions in four separate essays. Each essay meshes a discussion of development issues and processes with a different system of religious belief: Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, and the Bahá'i Faith. The authors — each a scientist as well as a person of faith — show how religious belief and... more...

  • Incentives for Regional Developmentby Dr Kala Seetharam Sridhar

    Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 145.00

    This book offers cross-national evidence of the effectiveness of financial and physical incentives for regional development. It challenges the traditional wisdom that competition is harmful for regional development or can be zero-sum. It answers questions such as: What are the effects of tax incentives on the rest of the economy? Do such incentives... more...