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Immiserizing Growth: When Growth Fails the Poor

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Immiserizing Growth: When Growth Fails the Poor

Paul Shaffer (Associate Professor, Trent University, Canada), Ravi Kanbur (T.H. Lee Professor of World Affairs, International Professor of Applied Economics and Management, and Professor of Economics, Cornell University, USA), Richard Sandbrook (Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science, University of Toronto, Canada)

Social issues & processes; Social & cultural anthropology; Economic growth; Development economics; Political economy

Hardback

Immiserizing growth occurs when economic growth fails to benefit, or even harms, the poor. This first book-length examination... [more]

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A Manifesto for Social Progress: Ideas for a Better Society

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A Manifesto for Social Progress: Ideas for a Better Society

Marc Fleurbaey (Princeton University, New Jersey)

Economic growth; Development economics; Political economy

Paperback

Amidst today's threats to the environment, human dignity, and democratic institutions, this book offers a new vision. Based... [more]

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The Rent Curse: Natural Resources, Policy Choice, and Economic Development

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The Rent Curse: Natural Resources, Policy Choice, and Economic Development...

Richard M Auty (Professor Emeritus in Economic Geography, Lancaster University, UK), Haydn I Furlonge (Adjunct Lecturer, Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business, The University of the West Indies, Jamaica)

Economic growth; Development economics; Environmental economics; Energy industries & utilities

Hardback

This book compares models of low-rent and high-rent development to explain the divergent growth of regions and to query the... [more]

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Economic Reforms in India since 1991

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Economic Reforms in India since 1991

Monika Kashyap, Mahendra Babu Kuruva

Central government policies; Macroeconomics; Economic growth; Political economy

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Presents an in-depth analysis of the economic policies and reforms of India in the pre and post reform period. [more]

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The Dynamics of Growth in Emerging Economies: The Case of Turkey

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The Dynamics of Growth in Emerging Economies: The Case of Turkey

Arzu Akkoyunlu-Wigley (Hacettepe University Turkey), Selim Cagatay (Akdeniz University Turkey)

Economic growth; International economics

Hardback

How can Turkey increase its medium- and long-term growth potential? Despite episodes of fast growth, this has become a vital... [more]

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Controlling Credit: Central Banking and the Planned Economy in Postwar France, 1948-1973

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Controlling Credit: Central Banking and the Planned Economy in Postwar France,...

Eric Monnet

Monetary economics; Economic growth; International economics; Economic systems & structures; Economic history

Hardback

This book provides a new perspective on the history of central banking, finance and growth before the financial liberalization... [more]

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A Manifesto for Social Progress: Ideas for a Better Society

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A Manifesto for Social Progress: Ideas for a Better Society

Marc Fleurbaey (Princeton University, New Jersey)

Economic growth; Development economics; Political economy

Hardback

Amidst today's threats to the environment, human dignity, and democratic institutions, this book offers a new vision. Based... [more]

$63.95

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Building the Skyline: The Birth and Growth of Manhattan's Skylines

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Building the Skyline: The Birth and Growth of Manhattan's Skylines

Jason M. Barr (Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Economics, Rutgers University)

Economic growth; Urban economics; Economic history

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Jason Barr chronicles the economic history of the Manhattan skyline. Part I lays out the historical background that established... [more]

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Generating Prosperity for Working Families in Affluent Countries

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Generating Prosperity for Working Families in Affluent Countries

Brian Nolan (Director, Employment Equity and Growth Programme, INET, and Professor of Social Policy, Department of Social Policy and Social Intervention, University of Oxford, UK)

Social issues & processes; Social classes; Politics & government; Labour economics; Economic growth

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The challenge of how to ensure that working families see their living standards improve rather than stagnate over time is... [more]

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Hammer and Silicon: The Soviet Diaspora in the US Innovation Economy - Immigration, Innovation, Institutions, Imprinting, and Identity

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Hammer and Silicon: The Soviet Diaspora in the US Innovation Economy - Immigration,...

Sheila M. Puffer (Northeastern University, Boston), Daniel J. McCarthy (Northeastern University, Boston), Daniel M. Satinsky

Sociology: work & labour; Economic growth; Business innovation; Entrepreneurship; Information technology industries

Paperback

The untold story, in their own words, of the contributions of Soviet and post-Soviet immigrants to the US innovation economy,... [more]

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Employment and Development: How Work Can Lead From and Into Poverty

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Employment and Development: How Work Can Lead From and Into Poverty

Gary S. Fields

Labour economics; Economic growth; Development economics; Welfare economics

Hardback

This book brings together the contributions of 2014 IZA Prize in Labor Economics award winner Gary Fields to address global... [more]

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Kerala's Economic Development: Emerging Issues and Challenges

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Kerala's Economic Development: Emerging Issues and Challenges

B A Prakash, Jerry Alwin

Economic growth; Development economics

Hardback

Analysis of major development issues and challenges faced by Kerala. [more]

$117.00

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Rural India Perspective 2017: NA

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Rural India Perspective 2017: NA

Debesh Roy (Deputy General Manager, Department of Economics Analysis and Research, NABARD, Mumbai, India), Gopakumaran Nair (Deputy General Manager, NABARD Kerala Regional Office, Thiruvanthapuram, Kerala, India), Gyanendra Mani (Deputy General Manager, NABARD Arunachal Pradesh Regional Office, Ita Nagar, Arunachal Pradesh, India)

Rural communities; Regional government policies; Economic growth; Development economics

Paperback

NABARD's Rural India Perspective 2017 provides a comprehensive view of the challenges facing the rural India economy, and... [more]

$39.95

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Innovation in China: Challenging the Global Science and Technology System

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Innovation in China: Challenging the Global Science and Technology System...

Richard P. Appelbaum, Cong Cao, Xueying Han, Rachel Parker, Denis Simon

Economics of industrial organisation; Economic growth; Industrial applications of scientific research & technological innovation

Hardback

China is in the midst of transitioning from a manufacturing-based economy to one driven by innovation and knowledge. In this... [more]

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Innovation Systems, Policy and Management

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Innovation Systems, Policy and Management

Jorge Niosi (Universite du Quebec, Montreal)

Economic growth; Business innovation; Entrepreneurship

Hardback

Innovation is a systemic phenomenon in which institutions, such as firms, government entities and public policy incentives,... [more]

$200.95

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Lost Glory: India's Capitalism Story

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Lost Glory: India's Capitalism Story

Sumit K Majumdar (Professor of Technology Strategy, University of Texas at Dallas)

Economic growth; Political economy; Business strategy; Manufacturing industries

Hardback

Lost Glory assesses the role of industrial performance as a source of sustainable growth in India. The book provides a detailed... [more]

$61.95

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The Political Economy of Structural Reforms in Europe

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The Political Economy of Structural Reforms in Europe

Nauro F. Campos (Professor of Economics, Brunel University and ETH-Zurich), Paul De Grauwe (John Paulson Professor, London School of Economics), Yuemei Ji (Lecturer of Economics, University College London)

Politics & government; Macroeconomics; Labour economics; Economic growth; Political economy

Hardback

Reforms in labour and product markets play a central role in government policies. This book identifies the conditions under... [more]

$112.95

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The Economics and Econometrics of the Energy-Growth Nexus

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The Economics and Econometrics of the Energy-Growth Nexus

Menegaki

Economic growth; Econometrics; Energy industries & utilities

Paperback

The Economics and Econometrics of the Energy-Growth Nexus recognizes that research in the energy-growth nexus field is heterogeneous... [more]

$117.95

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A Reconsideration of the Theory of Non-Linear Scale Effects: The Sources of Varying Returns to, and Economies of, Scale

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A Reconsideration of the Theory of Non-Linear Scale Effects: The Sources...

Richard G. Lipsey (Simon Fraser University, British Columbia)

Economics of industrial organisation; Economic growth

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This book provides a critical assessment of the theory and evidence concerning the sources of scale effects. The analysis... [more]

$27.95

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Economies after Colonialism: Ghana and the Struggle for Power

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Economies after Colonialism: Ghana and the Struggle for Power

Lindsay Whitfield (Roskilde Universitet, Denmark)

African history; Central government policies; Economic growth

Hardback

Unpacking the puzzle of Ghana's struggle for economic development, Whitfield shows how the political legacies of colonialism... [more]

$136.95

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Hammer and Silicon: The Soviet Diaspora in the US Innovation Economy - Immigration, Innovation, Institutions, Imprinting, and Identity

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Hammer and Silicon: The Soviet Diaspora in the US Innovation Economy - Immigration,...

Sheila M. Puffer (Northeastern University, Boston), Daniel J. McCarthy (Northeastern University, Boston), Daniel M. Satinsky

Sociology: work & labour; Economic growth; Business innovation; Entrepreneurship; Information technology industries

Hardback

The untold story, in their own words, of the contributions of Soviet and post-Soviet immigrants to the US innovation economy,... [more]

$130.95

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Doing Capitalism in the Innovation Economy: Reconfiguring the Three-Player Game between Markets, Speculators and the State

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Doing Capitalism in the Innovation Economy: Reconfiguring the Three-Player...

William H. Janeway

Business & Economics; Economic growth; Finance; Entrepreneurship

Hardback

In this fully revised and updated edition, Janeway interweaves his professional experience with political and financial history,... [more]

$36.95

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Development and Distribution: Structural Change in South East Asia

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Development and Distribution: Structural Change in South East Asia

Andy Sumner (Reader in International Development, King's College London)

Social discrimination; Economic growth; Development economics

Hardback

Using Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand as examples, this book focuses on industrialization in South East Asia. These nations... [more]

$92.95

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Macroeconomics of Climate Change in a Dualistic Economy: A Regional General Equilibrium Analysis

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Macroeconomics of Climate Change in a Dualistic Economy: A Regional General...

Yelden, Voyvoda, Acar

Macroeconomics; Economic growth; Environmental economics; Investment & securities; Global warming

Paperback

Macroeconomics of Climate Change in a Dualistic Economy: A Regional General Equilibrium Analysis generates significant, genuinely... [more]

$147.95

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The BRICS and Collective Financial Statecraft

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The BRICS and Collective Financial Statecraft

Cynthia Roberts (Associate Professor of Political Science, Associate Professor of Political Science, Hunter College), Leslie Elliott Armijo (Visiting Scholar and Non-Resident Fellow, Visiting Scholar and Non-Resident Fellow, Portland State U and American Univ.), Saori Katada (Associate Professor of International Relations, Associate Professor of International Relations, USC)

International institutions; Economic growth; Industry & industrial studies; Management of land & natural resources

Paperback

The BRICS (China, Russia, India, Brazil, and South Africa), an exclusive international club, perceive an ongoing global power... [more]

$48.95

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