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Economic growth

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Entrepreneurship, Community, and Community Development

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Entrepreneurship, Community, and Community Development

Michael Fortunato (Sam Houston State University, USA), Theodore R. Alter (Pennsylvania State University, USA)

Urban communities; Economic growth; Entrepreneurship

Hardback

While entrepreneurship is widely cited as playing a key role in economic development, job creation, and advances in well-being... [more]

$252.00

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The National Banks and American Economic Development, 1870-1900

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The National Banks and American Economic Development, 1870-1900

Helen Hill Updike

Economic growth; Banking

Hardback

This book, first published in 1985, is a study of the functioning of one sector of American capital markets - non-reserve... [more]

$175.00

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The Emergence of the Trust Company in New York City 1870-1900

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The Emergence of the Trust Company in New York City 1870-1900

H. Peers Brewer

Economic growth; Banking

Hardback

Between 1875 and 1900, the assets of trust companies in New York City grew at a compound annual rate of 9.6%, compared with... [more]

$221.00

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The Broken Ladder: The Paradox and Potential of India's One-Billion

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The Broken Ladder: The Paradox and Potential of India's One-Billion

Anirudh Krishna (Duke University, North Carolina)

Poverty & unemployment; Economic growth; Development economics

Hardback

This book is for people interested in making the world a better place for poorer people, those who are curious about the paradox... [more]

$43.95

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Capabilities, Innovation and Economic Growth: Policymaking for Freedom and Efficiency

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Capabilities, Innovation and Economic Growth: Policymaking for Freedom and...

Michele Capriati (University of Bari, Italy)

Economic growth; Development economics

Hardback

The question of whether we can foster growth and innovation while promoting individual freedoms poses a challenge for everyone... [more]

$231.00

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Infrastructure in Africa: Lessons for Future Development

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Infrastructure in Africa: Lessons for Future Development

Mthuli Ncube, Charles Leyeka Lufumpa

Development studies; Public administration; Economic growth; Political economy

Paperback

This book presents a comprehensive exploration of the state of infrastructure in Africa and provides an integrated analysis... [more]

$72.99

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Creative Destruction: How to Start an Economic Renaissance

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Creative Destruction: How to Start an Economic Renaissance

Phil Mullan

Economic growth; Political economy

Paperback

A new technological revolution is needed, backed by political and cultural change to address Western economic stagnation.... [more]

$29.99

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Islam Instrumentalized: Religion and Politics in Historical Perspective

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Islam Instrumentalized: Religion and Politics in Historical Perspective...

Jean-Philippe Platteau (Universite de Namur, Belgium)

Industrialisation & industrial history; Islam; Economic growth; Development economics; Economic systems & structures

Hardback

This book challenges the widespread view that Islam is a reactionary religion that defends tradition against modernity and... [more]

$145.95

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Escape from Democracy: The Role of Experts and the Public in Economic Policy

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Escape from Democracy: The Role of Experts and the Public in Economic Policy...

David M. Levy (George Mason University, Virginia), Sandra J. Peart (University of Richmond)

Macroeconomics; Microeconomics; Economic growth; Political economy

Paperback

David M. Levy and Sandra J. Peart show how setting economic policy goals and putting experts in charge of implementing them... [more]

$41.95

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A Research on China's Economic Growth Potential

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A Research on China's Economic Growth Potential

Chong-En Bai, Qiong Zhang

Regional studies; Economic growth; Economic forecasting

Hardback

After impressive growth of about 10% per annum for three decades, China's visible signs of economic slowdown since 2008 have... [more]

$116.00

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The Changing Face of Corruption in the Asia Pacific: Current Perspectives and Future Challenges

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The Changing Face of Corruption in the Asia Pacific: Current Perspectives...

Chris Rowley, Marie De la Rama

Economic growth; Financial law

Hardback

The Changing Face of Corruption in the Asia Pacific: Current Perspectives and Future Challenges is a contemporary analysis... [more]

$188.95

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The Beijing Consensus?: How China Has Changed Western Ideas of Law and Economic Development

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The Beijing Consensus?: How China Has Changed Western Ideas of Law and Economic...

Weitseng Chen (National University of Singapore)

Central government policies; Economic growth; Development economics; Legal system: general

Hardback

Is there a distinctive Chinese model for law and economic development? The book answers this question as China rises higher... [more]

$154.95

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The Practice of Industrial Policy: Government-Business Coordination in Africa and East Asia

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The Practice of Industrial Policy: Government-Business Coordination in Africa...

John Page, Finn Tarp

Economics of industrial organisation; Economic growth; Development economics; Industry & industrial studies

Hardback

Examines how African policy makers might develop better coordination between the public and private sectors to identify the... [more]

$147.95

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Infrastructure in Africa: Lessons for Future Development

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Infrastructure in Africa: Lessons for Future Development

Mthuli Ncube, Charles Leyeka Lufumpa

Development studies; Public administration; Economic growth; Political economy

Hardback

This book presents a comprehensive exploration of the state of infrastructure in Africa and provides an integrated analysis... [more]

$204.99

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Poverty Reduction in the Course of African Development

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Poverty Reduction in the Course of African Development

Machiko Nissanke, Muna Ndulo

Development studies; Economic growth; Development economics

Hardback

This volume examines the evolution of poverty in the course of economic development and how to improve governance and institutions... [more]

$147.95

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Prosperity without Growth: Foundations for the Economy of Tomorrow

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Prosperity without Growth: Foundations for the Economy of Tomorrow

Tim Jackson

Business & Economics; Economic growth; Economic systems & structures; Sustainability

Paperback

Is more economic growth the solution? Will it deliver prosperity and well-being for a global population projected to reach... [more]

$31.99

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The Economic Cycle and the Growth of the Chinese Economy

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The Economic Cycle and the Growth of the Chinese Economy

Li Jianwei

Regional studies; Economic theory & philosophy; Economic growth

Hardback

The nature of the economic cycle has been a long-standing problem for economists, given much attention by especially Malthus,... [more]

$263.00

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Economic Growth: A Unified Approach

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Economic Growth: A Unified Approach

Olivier de la Grandville

Economic growth; Development economics

Paperback

The second edition of this user-friendly book provides a clear and original introduction to the theory of economic growth.... [more]

$76.95

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Europe's Growth Challenge

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Europe's Growth Challenge

Anders Aslund, Simeon Djankov

EU & European institutions; Economic growth; Financial crises & disasters

Hardback

A cogent and systematic look at the ways in which enacting fiscal and governmental policy changes might reinvigorate Europe's... [more]

$41.95

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Growth, Structural Transformation, and Rural Change in Viet Nam: A Rising Dragon on the Move

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Growth, Structural Transformation, and Rural Change in Viet Nam: A Rising...

Finn Tarp

Development studies; Economic growth; Development economics

Hardback

Provides in-depth evaluation of the development of rural life in Viet Nam over the past decade, combining a unique primary... [more]

$147.95

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Post-Soviet Power: State-led Development and Russia's Marketization

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Post-Soviet Power: State-led Development and Russia's Marketization

Susanne A. Wengle (University of Chicago)

Economic growth; Political economy

Paperback

Post-Soviet Power traces the transformation of the Russian electricity system after the collapse of the Soviet planned economy.... [more]

$36.95

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History of the Future of Economic Growth: Historical Roots of Current Debates on Sustainable Degrowth

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History of the Future of Economic Growth: Historical Roots of Current Debates...

Iris Borowy (University of Aachen, Germany), Matthias Schmelzer (University of Zurich, Switzerland)

Economic growth; Environmental economics; Economic history

Hardback

The future of economic growth is one of the decisive questions of the twenty-first century. Alarmed by declining growth rates... [more]

$263.00

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The Economy of Ghana Sixty Years after Independence

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The Economy of Ghana Sixty Years after Independence

Ernest Aryeetey (Former Vice Chancellor, University of Ghana), Ravi Kanbur (T.H. Lee Professor of World Affairs, International Professor of Applied Economics and Management, and Professor of Economics, Cornell University)

Macroeconomics; Economic growth; Finance; Industry & industrial studies

Hardback

This volume assesses the challenges facing Ghana's economy as it enters its seventh decade and the nation heads towards three... [more]

$135.95

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Tanzania: The Path to Prosperity

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