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Product Description: Over the past century, the rise and fall of economic policy orders has been shaped by a paradox, as intellectual and institutional stability have repeatedly caused market instability and crisis. To highlight such dynamics, this volume offers a theory of economic ideas in political time...read more

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9781107150317 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 25, 2016, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Over the past century, the rise and fall of economic policy orders has been shaped by a paradox, as intellectual and institutional stability have repeatedly caused market instability and crisis.

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Product Description: The untold story of the global poor: “Powerful, lucid, and revelatory, The Great Surge…offers indispensable prescriptions about sustaining global economic progress into the future” (George Soros, chairman of Soros Fund Management)...read more

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9781476764788 | Simon & Schuster, November 10, 2015, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: The untold story of the global poor today: A distinguished expert and advisor to developing nations reveals how we’ve reduced poverty, increased incomes, improved health, curbed violence, and spread democracy—and how to ensure the improvements continue.

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9781476764795 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, November 22, 2016), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: The untold story of the global poor: “Powerful, lucid, and revelatory, The Great Surge…offers indispensable prescriptions about sustaining global economic progress into the future” (George Soros, chairman of Soros Fund Management).
9781501124341 | Simon & Schuster, November 10, 2015, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A distinguished expert and advisor to developing nations reveals how we've reduced poverty, increased incomes, improved health, curbed violence, and spread democracy-and how to ensure the improvements continue.

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Product Description: "Hidalgo has made a bold attempt to synthesize a large body of cutting-edge work into a readable, slender volume. This is the future of growth theory." --Financial TimesWhat is economic growth? And why, historically, has it occurred in only a few places? Previous efforts to answer these questions have focused on institutions, geography, finances, and psychology...read more

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9780465048991 | Basic Books, June 2, 2015, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: What is economic growth?

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9780465096848 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, November 1, 2016), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: "Hidalgo has made a bold attempt to synthesize a large body of cutting-edge work into a readable, slender volume.
9780324002072, titled "Human Resource Management: Essential Perspectives" | South-Western Pub, June 1, 1998, cover price $111.95 | also contains Human Resource Management: Essential Perspectives | About this edition: The first in a proposed series of titles on human resource issues published under a newly formed alliance between South-Western College Publishing and the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).

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Product Description: Human Development is widely recognised as the overriding goal of development, yet its realization is challenged by growing inequality, macro-economic fluctuations, and recurrent financial crises. This edited collection reflects on the work of Richard Jolly and includes contributions from leading scholars of development, all of whom have worked with Richard Jolly at varying points in his distinguished career...read more

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9780198706083 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 17, 2014, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Human Development is widely recognised as the overriding goal of development, yet its realization is challenged by growing inequality, macro-economic fluctuations, and recurrent financial crises.

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9780198784371 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, September 14, 2016), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Human Development is widely recognised as the overriding goal of development, yet its realization is challenged by growing inequality, macro-economic fluctuations, and recurrent financial crises.

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Product Description: Why Enlightenment culture sparked the Industrial RevolutionDuring the late eighteenth century, innovations in Europe triggered the Industrial Revolution and the sustained economic progress that spread across the globe. While much has been made of the details of the Industrial Revolution, what remains a mystery is why it took place at all...read more

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9780691168883 | Princeton Univ Pr, August 30, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Why Enlightenment culture sparked the Industrial RevolutionDuring the late eighteenth century, innovations in Europe triggered the Industrial Revolution and the sustained economic progress that spread across the globe.

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Product Description: The recent economic events driven by the great financial crisis of 2007-08 has challenged some "dogma", highlighting various limits and drawbacks of current paradigms. The crisis showed the limitations of monetary policy and led to a revaluation of what levels of public debt can be considered safe...read more
By Enrico Saltari (editor)

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9781138645844 | Routledge, July 25, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: The recent economic events driven by the great financial crisis of 2007-08 has challenged some "dogma", highlighting various limits and drawbacks of current paradigms.

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Product Description: In the second edition of this user-friendly book, Olivier de La Grandville provides a clear and original introduction to the theory of economic growth, its mechanisms and its challenges. The book has been fully updated to incorporate several important new results and proofs since the first edition...read more

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9781107115231 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, July 19, 2016), cover price $160.00 | About this edition: In the second edition of this user-friendly book, Olivier de La Grandville provides a clear and original introduction to the theory of economic growth, its mechanisms and its challenges.

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9781107535602 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, July 19, 2016), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: In the second edition of this user-friendly book, Olivier de La Grandville provides a clear and original introduction to the theory of economic growth, its mechanisms and its challenges.

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Product Description: Food tourism is a topic of increasing importance for many destinations. Seen as a means to potentially attract tourists and differentiate destinations and attractions by means of the association with particular products and cuisines, food is also regarded as an opportunity to generate added value from tourism through local agricultural systems and supply chains and the local food system...read more
By Stefan G”ssling (editor) and C. Michael Hall (editor)

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9781138912922 | Routledge, June 20, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Food tourism is a topic of increasing importance for many destinations.

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Product Description: Education programs in social entrepreneurship helps to create and fill jobs devoted to developing the local economy, which has become a dual transfer strategy by which a virtuous circle occurs between a retrofitted educational system based on social entrepreneurship, and vocational students who are highly entrepreneurial...read more

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9781522500971 | Business Science Reference, May 31, 2016, cover price $230.00 | About this edition: Education programs in social entrepreneurship helps to create and fill jobs devoted to developing the local economy, which has become a dual transfer strategy by which a virtuous circle occurs between a retrofitted educational system based on social entrepreneurship, and vocational students who are highly entrepreneurial.

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Product Description: What can prosperity possibly mean in a world of environmental and social limits? The publication of Prosperity without Growth was a landmark in the sustainability debate. Tim Jackson’s piercing challenge to conventional economics openly questioned the most highly prized goal of politicians and economists alike: the continued pursuit of exponential economic growth...read more

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9781138935402 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, September 8, 2016), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: What can prosperity possibly mean in a world of environmental and social limits?
9781844078943 | 1 edition (Routledge, December 30, 2009), cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Is more economic growth the solution?

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9781138935419 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, September 8, 2016), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: What can prosperity possibly mean in a world of environmental and social limits?
9781849713238 | Reprint edition (Routledge, June 27, 2011), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Prosperity without Growth challenges the embedded, unquestioned assumptions of the global policy of growth and shows that it is necessary—and possible—to have increased and widespread prosperity without economic growth.

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Product Description: Written by experts in their respective areas, this book is an excellent review of theories, policies and empirical evidences on important topics in global economic development. The book is both a superb teaching tool and a valuable handbook in development economics...read more
By Diana S. Kwan (editor)

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9780415661522 | Routledge, February 25, 2014, cover price $168.00 | About this edition: Written by experts in their respective areas, this book is an excellent review of theories, policies and empirical evidences on important topics in global economic development.

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9781138687516 | Routledge, April 21, 2016, cover price $51.95 | About this edition: Written by experts in their respective areas, this book is an excellent review of theories, policies and empirical evidences on important topics in global economic development.

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Product Description: George Bernard Shaw once said that reasonable people adapt themselves to the world but unreasonable people adapt the world to themselves. In a sense, this book explores how these so-called ‘unreasonable people’ may interact to re-fashion the world around them in fragile economic development...read more

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9781138927346 | Routledge, March 9, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: George Bernard Shaw once said that reasonable people adapt themselves to the world but unreasonable people adapt the world to themselves.

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Product Description: It was a part of the wisdom of mainstream economics that in the early stages of development inequality would rise but as growth persisted, it would, eventually, decline. Early evidence seemed to suggest that this pattern would be borne out...read more
By Kaushik Basu (editor)

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9781137554529 | Palgrave Macmillan, April 4, 2016, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: It was a part of the wisdom of mainstream economics that in the early stages of development inequality would rise but as growth persisted, it would, eventually, decline.

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9781137554536, titled "Inequality and Growth: Patterns and Policy: Concepts and Analysis" | Palgrave Macmillan, April 6, 2016, cover price $63.00 | About this edition: It was a part of the wisdom of mainstream economics that in the early stages of development inequality would rise but as growth persisted, it would, eventually, decline.

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Product Description: Challenges of the Developing World represents a thorough update of Howard Handelman’s previously titled The Challenge of Third World Development. For many Westerners, the challenges faced by Less Developed Countries, or LDCs, seem remote until a major event bursts into the news and demands our attention, such as the rise of the Islamic State and the Syrian civil war...read more

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9781442256873 | 8 edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 3, 2016), cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Challenges of the Developing World represents a thorough update of Howard Handelman’s previously titled The Challenge of Third World Development.

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9781442256880 | 8 edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 3, 2016), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Challenges of the Developing World represents a thorough update of Howard Handelman’s previously titled The Challenge of Third World Development.

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By Antoinette Walsh (editor)

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9781634843232 | Nova Science Pub Inc, February 10, 2016, cover price $190.00

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Product Description: The global economy is entering an era of protracted stagnation, similar to what Japan has experienced for over a decade. That is the message of this brilliant and controversial summary of our current economic predicament from an internationally respected consultant and commentator on financial markets, who predicted the Global Financial Crisis of 2008...read more

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9781633881587 | Prometheus Books, February 9, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The global economy is entering an era of protracted stagnation, similar to what Japan has experienced for over a decade.

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Product Description: Now reorganized and updated throughout, the fifth edition of this well-regarded introductory global issues text continues to reflect the most important aspects of an increasingly globalized world. Reorganized into more accessible chapters better suited to semester-long courses, with new sections covering development, climate change, pollution, and governance The only survey-level text in the field to unite the perspectives of geography, political science, sociology, ecology, international relations, economics, and development studies Moves beyond the international to be truly global in focus, with coverage of topics such as wealth and poverty, population, food, energy, natural resources, and technology Incorporates new case studies and examples, including the Fukushima nuclear disaster, the effects of changing water supply on migration, natural gas fracking, and smart grid technology Offers a dynamic and accessible narrative with many student-friendly features, such as chapter boxes, a glossary of terms, guides to further reading, media and Internet resources Discover up-to-date related news articles for inspiring discussion and research at https://www...read more

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9780631226413 | 2 revised edition (Blackwell Pub, September 1, 2001), cover price $77.95 | About this edition: Global Issues is an introduction to the nature and background of some of the central issues - economic, social, political, environmental - of modern times.
9781557864390 | Blackwell Pub, December 1, 1995, cover price $64.95 | About this edition: This book is an introduction to the nature and background of some of the central issues - economic, social, environmental - of modern times.

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9781118968857 | 5th edition (Blackwell Pub, January 26, 2016), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Now reorganized and updated throughout, the fifth edition of this well-regarded introductory global issues text continues to reflect the most important aspects of an increasingly globalized world.
9781405154970 | 3 edition (Blackwell Pub, September 10, 2007), cover price $51.95 | About this edition: Global Issues, Third Edition is an introduction to many of the most important environmental, economic, social, and political concerns of modern life.
9780631226420 | 2 revised edition (Blackwell Pub, August 1, 2001), cover price $59.65 | About this edition: Global Issues is an introduction to the nature and background of some of the central issues - economic, social, political, environmental - of modern times.
9781557864406 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 1, 1995, cover price $34.95

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Product Description: Development thought emerged as the governing principle of First World global hegemony in the new world order marked by the end of the Second World War and decolonization. Six decades later, at yet another critical geopolitical conjuncture marked by globalization and neoliberal resurgence, History of Development Thought revisits the major strands in the development debate from the 1950s to the early twenty-first century...read more
By R. Srivatsan (editor)

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9780415529648 | Routledge India, May 3, 2012, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Development thought emerged as the governing principle of First World global hegemony in the new world order marked by the end of the Second World War and decolonization.

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9781138664838 | Routledge India, January 20, 2016, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: Development thought emerged as the governing principle of First World global hegemony in the new world order marked by the end of the Second World War and decolonization.

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Product Description: This book proposes a new theoretical framework for agency thinking by examining the ethical, discursive and practical engagements of a group of women development workers in north-west India with developmentalism and individual rights...read more

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9780415811927 | Taylor & Francis, June 18, 2013, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: This book proposes a new theoretical framework for agency thinking by examining the ethical, discursive and practical engagements of a group of women development workers in north-west India with developmentalism and individual rights.

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9781138660267 | Reprint edition (Routledge India, January 20, 2016), cover price $52.95 | About this edition: This book proposes a new theoretical framework for agency thinking by examining the ethical, discursive and practical engagements of a group of women development workers in north-west India with developmentalism and individual rights.

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Product Description: Ever since Adam Smith, economists have been preoccupied with the puzzle of economic growth. The mainstream neo-classical models of growth that have largely dominated modern growth theory are based around assumptions of diminishing returns on extra capital with technological innovation and appropriate institutions being seen as key to economic growth...read more
By Pier Luigi Porta (editor)

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9781107015968 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 30, 2012, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: The recent financial crisis has once again seen John Kenneth Galbraith return to the bestseller lists.

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9781316503898 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 7, 2016, cover price $35.99 | About this edition: Ever since Adam Smith, economists have been preoccupied with the puzzle of economic growth.

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By Peter Herrmann (editor)

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9781634840903 | Nova Science Pub Inc, January 5, 2016, cover price $190.00

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Product Description: The book offers a comprehensive and integrated approach to the topic of tourism development and its contribution to the fight against poverty. Tourism development is credited to be a powerful source of regional development and improvement in developing countries, and the focus of the book is on the world’s poorest areas and how tourism connects to the poor and unlocks opportunities to escape the poverty trap...read more
By Croes and Rivera

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9781771881418 | Apple Academic Pr Inc, December 24, 2015, cover price $139.95 | About this edition: The book offers a comprehensive and integrated approach to the topic of tourism development and its contribution to the fight against poverty.

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Product Description: This IEA volume brings together a set of essays written by leading authors on themes relevant to the study of economic development. The book covers a range of topics many of which are relevant to policy issues. The contributors bring new insights from empirical research in a range of economies with chapters including discussions of the UN development agenda, fiscal policy in Latin America, poverty data in Africa and Jordan, and monetary policy in South Africa...read more
By Timothy Besley (editor)

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9781137529732 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 20, 2015, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: This IEA volume brings together a set of essays written by leading authors on themes relevant to the study of economic development.

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9781137579447 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 20, 2015, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This IEA volume brings together a set of essays written by leading authors on themes relevant to the study of economic development.

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Product Description: Ending poverty and stabilizing climate change will be two unprecedented global achievements and two major steps toward sustainable development. But the two objectives cannot be considered in isolation: they need to be jointly tackled through an integrated strategy...read more

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9781464806735 | World Bank, November 23, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Ending poverty and stabilizing climate change will be two unprecedented global achievements and two major steps toward sustainable development.

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Product Description: Indigenous peoples are an intrinsic part of countries like Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Finland, USA, India, Russia and almost all parts of South America and Africa. A considerable amount of research has been done during the twentieth century mainly by anthropologists, sociologists and linguists in order to describe, and document their traditional life style for the protection and safeguarding of their established knowledge, skills, languages and beliefs...read more

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9781472434852 | Gower Pub Co, March 31, 2016, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: Indigenous peoples are an intrinsic part of countries like Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Finland, USA, India, Russia and almost all parts of South America and Africa.

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