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Economic growth

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China's new sources of economic growth: Human capital, innovation and technological change - Volume 2

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China's new sources of economic growth: Human capital, innovation and technological...

Ligang Song, Ross Garnaut, Cai Fang, Lauren Johnston

Economic growth

Paperback

China's efforts in searching for new sources of growth are increasingly pressing given the persistence of the growth slowdown... [more]

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Did the Millennium Development Goals Work?: Meeting Future Challenges with Past Lessons

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Did the Millennium Development Goals Work?: Meeting Future Challenges with...

Hany Besada, Leah McMillan Polonenko, Manmohan Agarwal

Development studies; Poverty & unemployment; Economic growth; Development economics

Hardback

Leading scholars and practitioners from a range of backgrounds and regions use area-specific case studies to critically assess... [more]

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Mutual, Cooperative and Employee-Owned Businesses in the Asia Pacific: Diversity, Resilience and Sustainable Growth

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Mutual, Cooperative and Employee-Owned Businesses in the Asia Pacific: Diversity,...

Chris Rowley, Jonathan Michie

Economics of industrial organisation; Economic growth; Financial crises & disasters

Paperback

The 25 years leading up to the international financial crisis have been depicted as `capitalism unleashed', containing deregulation,... [more]

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Sustaining Development and Growth in East Asia

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Sustaining Development and Growth in East Asia

Timo Henckel (Australian National University)

Economic growth; International economics; Development economics

Paperback

For several decades, fast-growing East Asia has been the envy of the developing world. Not only has East Asia outperformed... [more]

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The Economic Decoding of Religious Dogmas: Ranking World Religions in Terms of Economic Consistency

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The Economic Decoding of Religious Dogmas: Ranking World Religions in Terms...

Professor Paul Fudulu

Comparative religion; Economic growth; Political economy

Paperback

Analyzing seven religions through Fudulu's own model, the author delves into the criteria that make all religions amenable... [more]

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Studies in Macroeconomic History: Financial Systems and Economic Growth: Credit, Crises, and Regulation from the 19th Century to the Present

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Studies in Macroeconomic History: Financial Systems and Economic Growth:...

Peter L. Rousseau (Vanderbilt University, Tennessee), Paul Wachtel

Economic growth; Economic history

Hardback

This book examines the finance-growth nexus from historical and modern perspectives. It will be of interest to academics interested... [more]

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Innovating Development Strategies in Africa: The Role of International, Regional and National Actors

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Innovating Development Strategies in Africa: The Role of International,...

Landry Signe (Stanford University, California)

Development studies; African history; Politics & government; Economic growth

Hardback

This book examines postcolonial strategies for economic development in Africa, and the role of international, regional and... [more]

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The Good Life Beyond Growth: New Perspectives

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The Good Life Beyond Growth: New Perspectives

Hartmut Rosa, Christoph Henning

Social theory; Economic growth; Environmental economics; Political economy

Hardback

Many countries have experienced a decline of economic growth for decades, an effect that was only aggravated by the recent... [more]

$231.00

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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]

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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]

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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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Cambridge Studies in Economics, Choice, and Society: Islam Instrumentalized: Religion and Politics in Historical Perspective

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Cambridge Studies in Economics, Choice, and Society: Islam Instrumentalized:...

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]

$133.95

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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]

$133.95

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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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