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Asian Transformations: An Inquiry into the Development of Nations

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Asian Transformations: An Inquiry into the Development of Nations

Deepak Nayyar (Emeritus Professor of Economics, Emeritus Professor of Economics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India)

International relations; Economic growth; Development economics; Economic history

Hardback

Including in-depth contributions by eminent economists and social scientists, Asian Transformations examines the phenomenal... [more]

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Blue Skies over Beijing: Economic Growth and the Environment in China

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Blue Skies over Beijing: Economic Growth and the Environment in China

Matthew E. Kahn, Siqi Zheng

Economic growth; Development economics; Environmental economics; The environment

Paperback

Over the last thirty years, even as China's economy has grown by leaps and bounds, the environmental quality of its urban... [more]

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Institutions, Property Rights, and Economic Growth: The Legacy of Douglass North

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Institutions, Property Rights, and Economic Growth: The Legacy of Douglass...

Sebastian Galiani (University of Maryland, College Park), Itai Sened (Washington University, St Louis)

Microeconomics; Economic growth; Economic systems & structures

Paperback

This volume showcases the impact of the work of Douglass North, winner of the Nobel Prize and father of the field of new institutional... [more]

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The Politics of Technology in Africa: Communication, Development, and Nation-Building in Ethiopia

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The Politics of Technology in Africa: Communication, Development, and Nation-Building...

Iginio Gagliardone (University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg)

Politics & government; Regional government; Economic growth; Development economics; Technology: general issues

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Gagliardone looks at the complexities which characterise the evolution of information and communication technologies (ICTs)... [more]

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Transformation Of China's Economic Development, The: Perspectives Of Sino-us Economists

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Transformation Of China's Economic Development, The: Perspectives Of Sino-us...

Wandong Yang (Renmin Univ Of China, China), Jianjun Zhang (Party School Of Gansu Provincial Of Cpc, China), Shudong Huang (Jp Morgan Investment Advisors Inc, Usa), Andong Zhu (Tsinghua Univ, China)

Economic growth; International trade

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This book examines the economic, cultural and structural factors affecting China's economic growth, and expounds why China's... [more]

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The Confounding Island: Jamaica and the Postcolonial Predicament

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The Confounding Island: Jamaica and the Postcolonial Predicament

Orlando Patterson

History of the Americas; Social issues & processes; Political science & theory; Economic growth

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Orlando Patterson returns to Jamaica, his birthplace, to reckon with its history and culture. Locals claim to be some of the... [more]

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Institutional Bypasses: A Strategy to Promote Reforms for Development

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Institutional Bypasses: A Strategy to Promote Reforms for Development

Mariana Mota Prado, Michael J. Trebilcock

Comparative politics; Economic growth; Development economics; Comparative law

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Institutional bypasses are a strategy to implement reforms in developing countries. Supported by careful research, this book... [more]

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From Divided Pasts to Cohesive Futures: Reflections on Africa

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From Divided Pasts to Cohesive Futures: Reflections on Africa

Hiroyuki Hino, Arnim Langer (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium), John Lonsdale (University of Cambridge), Frances Stewart (University of Oxford)

African history; Economic growth; International economics; Development economics

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This is a comprehensive and multi-disciplinary study of the paths - and challenges - to social cohesion in Africa. Studies... [more]

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The Purpose of Banking: Transforming Banking for Stability and Economic Growth

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The Purpose of Banking: Transforming Banking for Stability and Economic...

Anjan V. Thakor (John E. Simon Professor of Finance, John E. Simon Professor of Finance, Olin School of Business, Washington University in St. Louis)

Macroeconomics; Economic growth; Banking

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A thoughtful and thought generating overview of what ails the banking sector and a reminder that the purpose of banks is to... [more]

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Innovation Commons: The Origin of Economic Growth

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Innovation Commons: The Origin of Economic Growth

Jason Potts (Professor of Economics, School of Economics, Finance and Marketing, Professor of Economics, School of Economics, Finance and Marketing, RMIT University)

Economic growth; Development economics

Hardback

This book presents a new theory of what happens at the very early stages of innovation. It describes how a new technology... [more]

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Productivity and the Bonus Culture

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Productivity and the Bonus Culture

Andrew Smithers (Founder, Founder, Smithers & Co.)

Economics of industrial organisation; Labour economics; Economic growth; Behavioural economics

Hardback

Growth in the US and UK is declining due to poor productivity. This book sets out a revised model which demonstrates that... [more]

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Conflict-Free  Socio-Economic Systems: Perspectives and Contradictions

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Conflict-Free Socio-Economic Systems: Perspectives and Contradictions

Elena G. Popkova

Economic growth; Development economics

Hardback

This book analyses the role of crisis or conflicts within socio-economic systems and advocates the concept of a conflict-free... [more]

$152.00

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Tech, Smart Cities, and Regional Development in Contemporary Russia

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Tech, Smart Cities, and Regional Development in Contemporary Russia

Bruno S. Sergi

Economic growth; International economics; Urban economics

Hardback

With chapters on FinTech, the cost of technological growth, and innovation risk management, Tech, Smart Cities and Regional... [more]

$139.00

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Lectures in Macroeconomics: A Capitalist Economy Without Unemployment

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Lectures in Macroeconomics: A Capitalist Economy Without Unemployment

Kazimierz Laski

Economics; Macroeconomics; Employment & unemployment; Economic growth; Economic systems & structures

Hardback

This translation of Kazimierz Laski's final work brings up to date fundamental concepts to give a picture of the twenty-first... [more]

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How Nations Learn: Technological Learning, Industrial Policy, and Catch-up

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How Nations Learn: Technological Learning, Industrial Policy, and Catch-up...

Arkebe Oqubay (Minister and Coordinator of Economic Sectors and Senior Adviser to the Prime Minister of Ethiopia), Kenichi Ohno (Professor, Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, Tokyo, Japan)

Economic growth; Development economics; Political economy; Industry & industrial studies

Hardback

Why is catch-up rare and why have some nations succeeded while others failed? This volumes examines how nations learn by reviewing... [more]

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Europe's Growth Champion: Insights from the Economic Rise of Poland

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Europe's Growth Champion: Insights from the Economic Rise of Poland

Marcin Piatkowski (Senior Economist, The World Bank; Associate Professor of Economics, Kozminski University, Warsaw)

Economic growth; Development economics; Economic history

Paperback

Poland is one of the biggest yet rarely heard of economic success stories. Over the last twenty-five years it has unexpectedly... [more]

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Understanding Economic Change: Advances in Evolutionary Economics

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Understanding Economic Change: Advances in Evolutionary Economics

Ulrich Witt, Andreas Chai (Griffith University, Queensland)

Economic growth; Development economics; Political economy; Economic history; Entrepreneurship

Hardback

Leading evolutionary economists explain how thinking in evolutionary terms can enhance our understanding of economic and social... [more]

$172.95

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Institutional Bypasses: A Strategy to Promote Reforms for Development

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Institutional Bypasses: A Strategy to Promote Reforms for Development

Mariana Mota Prado, Michael J. Trebilcock

Comparative politics; Economic growth; Development economics; Comparative law

Hardback

Institutional bypasses are a strategy to implement reforms in developing countries. Supported by careful research, this book... [more]

$158.95

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Modeling Economic Growth in Contemporary Russia

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Modeling Economic Growth in Contemporary Russia

Bruno S. Sergi

Economic growth; Development economics; Economic systems & structures

Hardback

Russia is one of the world's largest growing economies. With this exciting new growth and development, there is a wealth of... [more]

$139.00

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Handbook of BRICS and Emerging Economies

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Handbook of BRICS and Emerging Economies

PB Anand (Reader in Environmental Economics and Public Policy, Reader in Environmental Economics and Public Policy, University of Bradford, UK), Shailaja Fennell (Lecturer, Lecturer, Centre of Development Studies, University of Cambridge, UK), Flavio Comim (Lecturer in Economics, Lecturer in Economics, University Ramon Llull/IQS, Spain)

Economics; Economic growth; Development economics; Political economy; Industry & industrial studies

Hardback

This handbook presents a comprehensive and multi-faceted analysis of the BRICS countries and other emerging economies, exploring... [more]

$256.95

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Networking Games: Network Forming Games and Games on Networks

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Networking Games: Network Forming Games and Games on Networks

Vladimir Mazalov (Russian Academy of Sciences), Julia V. Chirkova (Russian Academy of Sciences)

Economic growth; Economic systems & structures

Paperback

Networking Games: Network Forming Games and Games on Networks applies game theory methods to network analyses. Its concentration... [more]

$153.95

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The Rise of Precarious Employment in Europe: Theoretical Perspectives, Reforms and Employment Trends in the Era of Economic Crisis

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The Rise of Precarious Employment in Europe: Theoretical Perspectives, Reforms...

Ilias Livanos, Orestis Papadopoulos

Macroeconomics; Labour economics; Economic growth; Financial crises & disasters

Paperback

This book examines precarious employment in Europe through the economic crisis. It draws on two main sources: theories of... [more]

$82.00

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Inclusive Growth: The Global Challenges of Social Inequality and Financial Inclusion

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Inclusive Growth: The Global Challenges of Social Inequality and Financial...

Howard Thomas (Singapore Management University Singapore), Yuwa Hedrick-Wong (National University of Singapore Singapore)

Economic growth; Development economics

Hardback

The book outlines a journey from enabling models of government and business to strategies for creating both financial and... [more]

$119.00

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Welfare States: Achievements and Threats

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Welfare States: Achievements and Threats

Peter H. Lindert (University of California, Davis)

Welfare & benefit systems; Economic growth; Health economics; Welfare economics; Health systems & services

Paperback

Refutes the commonly imagined threat to welfare states: that the welfare state package reduces the level and growth of GDP.... [more]

$27.95

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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)

Economic growth; Development economics

Paperback

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

$47.95

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