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Product Description: Modernization has been a profound change of human civilizations — a worldwide phenomenon and trend since the 18th century. It includes not only the great change and transformation from traditional to modern politics, economy, society and culture, but also all human development and the rational protection of the natural environment at present...read more
By Nikolay Lapin (editor)
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9789814603515 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, October 13, 2014, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Modernization has been a profound change of human civilizations — a worldwide phenomenon and trend since the 18th century.

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Product Description: This volume is the first in a new Springer series to examine one of humanity’s most pressing concerns: global migration and its implications for development. As population mobility grows in an ever more crowded world, the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) has emerged as the most important global mechanism to deal with the urgent challenges it presents...read more
By Irena Omelaniuk (editor)
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9789400741096 | Springer Verlag, May 23, 2012, cover price $159.00 | About this edition: This volume is the first in a new Springer series to examine one of humanity’s most pressing concerns: global migration and its implications for development.

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9789401781046 | Springer Verlag, June 11, 2014, cover price $159.00 | About this edition: This volume is the first in a new Springer series to examine one of humanity’s most pressing concerns: global migration and its implications for development.

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Product Description: In an era of intense globalization, the critical role of the region as a center for economic development has sometimes been overlooked. Moreover, innovation is increasingly being recognized as being a critical driver of economic growth and development...read more
By Gilles Paquet (editor)
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9780792382874 | Kluwer Academic Pub, September 1, 1998, cover price $269.00 | About this edition: In an era of intense globalization, the critical role of the region as a center for economic development has sometimes been overlooked.

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9781461375388 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, November 5, 2012), cover price $269.00 | About this edition: In an era of intense globalization, the critical role of the region as a center for economic development has sometimes been overlooked.

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Product Description: The book examines the complex relationships between infrastructure and the rest of the economy. In particular, it focuses on the contentious issue of whether infrastructure investments stimulate productivity growth, issues of pricing and ownership, and also development problems such as environmental damage...read more
By David F. Batten (editor) and Charlie Karlsson (editor)
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9783540613336 | Springer Verlag, July 1, 1996, cover price $139.00 | About this edition: The book examines the complex relationships between infrastructure and the rest of the economy.

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9783642802683 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, December 14, 2011), cover price $129.00 | About this edition: The book examines the complex relationships between infrastructure and the rest of the economy.

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Product Description: This timely book presents contemporary research on the key role of entrepreneurship in firm growth and development strategies. The contributors reveal that a high level of entrepreneurial activity contributes to economic growth, innovative activities, competition, job creation and local development...read more
By Karoly Balaton (editor), Lilla Hortovanyi (editor), Mario Raposo (editor) and David Smallbone (editor)
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9780857934673 | Edward Elgar Pub, December 11, 2011, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: This timely book presents contemporary research on the key role of entrepreneurship in firm growth and development strategies.

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Product Description: ‘Ragnar Nurkse (1907-2007): Classical Development Economics and its Relevance for Today’ presents a selection of papers that casts new insight on Nurkse’s thought, and discusses his relevance for today, in light of the renewed interest in Nurkse amongst development economists...read more
By Rainer Kattel (editor), Jan A. Kregel (editor) and Erik S. Reinert (editor)
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9781843317869 | Anthem Pr, August 1, 2009, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: ‘Ragnar Nurkse (1907-2007): Classical Development Economics and its Relevance for Today’ presents a selection of papers that casts new insight on Nurkse’s thought, and discusses his relevance for today, in light of the renewed interest in Nurkse amongst development economists.

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9780857283962 | Anthem Pr, July 1, 2011, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: ‘Ragnar Nurkse (1907-2007): Classical Development Economics and its Relevance for Today’ presents a selection of papers that casts new insight on Nurkse’s thought, and discusses his relevance for today, in light of the renewed interest in Nurkse amongst development economists.

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Product Description: Recent years have seen considerable changes in the technology of transportation with the development of high-speed rail networks, more fuel-efficient automobiles and aircraft, and the widespread adoption of informatics in disciplines such as traffic management and supply chain logistics...read more
By Kenneth Button (editor)
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9781849801676 | Edward Elgar Pub, May 11, 2011, cover price $103.00 | About this edition: Recent years have seen considerable changes in the technology of transportation with the development of high-speed rail networks, more fuel-efficient automobiles and aircraft, and the widespread adoption of informatics in disciplines such as traffic management and supply chain logistics.

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Product Description: This volume suggests multiple alternatives for globalization and development, showcasing new research by young scholars from several developing countries. Addressing a variety of specific topics such as trade regimes, financial fragility, currency convertibility, monetary policy labor and employment, cross-national growth comparisons, and China's growth experience, the book suggests policy alternatives away from the mainstream discourse...read more
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9780198069102 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 10, 2011, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This volume suggests multiple alternatives for globalization and development, showcasing new research by young scholars from several developing countries.

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Product Description: Fifteen major essays on international economics investigate five principal themes: theory, and empirics, of financial issues in open economies; economic growth; public economies; and political economy. Written to honor Assaf Razin of Tel Aviv and Cornell Universities on the occasion of his sixtieth birthday, the essays pay close attention to policy issues and formal analysis...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Assaf Razin (editor) and Efraim Sadka (editor)
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9780521815192 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 14, 2003, cover price $124.99 | About this edition: Fifteen major essays on international economics investigate five principal themes: theory, and empirics, of financial issues in open economies; economic growth; public economies; and political economy.

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Product Description: Recent years have witnessed substantial progress in global macroeconomic modeling as researchers have applied techniques developed to analyze North-South interactions. This volume, derived from a CEPR conference held in Oxford in April, 1993, brings together theoretical and empirical papers on fiscal, monetary and trade linkages...read more
By David Currie and David Vines (editor)
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9780521142649 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, June 10, 2010), cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Recent years have witnessed substantial progress in global macroeconomic modeling as researchers have applied techniques developed to analyze North-South interactions.

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Product Description: Recent years have witnessed substantial progress in global macroeconomic modeling as researchers have applied techniques developed to analyze North-South interactions. This volume, derived from a CEPR conference held in Oxford in April, 1993, brings together theoretical and empirical papers on fiscal, monetary and trade linkages...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Centre for Economic Policy Research (other contributor), David Currie (editor) and David Vines (editor)
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9780521462341 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1995, cover price $179.99 | About this edition: Recent years have witnessed substantial progress in global macroeconomic modeling as researchers have applied techniques developed to analyze North-South interactions.

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Product Description: The particular contribution of the Cambridge Conferences on Development was to gather together practical administrators and technical specialists in many fields so that they can examine together a particular problem in development strategy for the Third World...read more
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9780521131506 | 1 reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, February 18, 2010), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: The particular contribution of the Cambridge Conferences on Development was to gather together practical administrators and technical specialists in many fields so that they can examine together a particular problem in development strategy for the Third World.

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Product Description: With the global economy slowing, global trade negotiations currently not making sufficient progress, and the emergence of a risk of increased protectionism, the need to demonstrate the importance of trade and the positive contribution it can make to economic growth and global welfare has never been more pressing...read more
By Grant D. Aldonas (editor)
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9780892065868 | Center for Strategic & Intl studies, August 19, 2009, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: With the global economy slowing, global trade negotiations currently not making sufficient progress, and the emergence of a risk of increased protectionism, the need to demonstrate the importance of trade and the positive contribution it can make to economic growth and global welfare has never been more pressing.

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Product Description: As developing and transition economies enter the next phase of reforms, labor market issues increasingly come to the fore. With the increased competition from globalization, the discussion is shifting to the need for greater labor market flexibility and the creation of "good" jobs...read more
By Ravi Kanbur (editor)
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9780415777414 | 1 edition (Routledge, June 9, 2009), cover price $200.00 | About this edition: As developing and transition economies enter the next phase of reforms, labor market issues increasingly come to the fore.

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Product Description: What have the social sciences to show for decades of systematic investigation of the problems of economic development? What basic problems have they solved and what remains to be done in the development of viable theoretical approaches to this area of research and policy? In an unusually open discussion, thirty-three experts from the fields of anthropology, economics, political science, geography, sociology, and agriculture here present a stimulating re-examination of their accomplishments and mutual problems, of the progress the disciplines have made, and that which remains...read more
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9780202362670 | Aldine De Gruyter, November 30, 2008, cover price $40.95 | About this edition: What have the social sciences to show for decades of systematic investigation of the problems of economic development?

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Product Description: A UN publication sales number E 08 II H 5: ST/ESA/PAD/SER E/119. It is based on the Expert Group Meeting in Engaged Governance: Citizen Participation in the Implementation of the Development Goals including the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), 1-2 November 2006, New York.
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9789211231779 | United Nations Pubns, September 1, 2008, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A UN publication sales number E 08 II H 5: ST/ESA/PAD/SER E/119.

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Product Description: This edition of the 'Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics' presents selected papers from the ABCDE Meetings, held May 29-30, 2006, in Tokyo, Japan. This volume presents papers on Infrastructure for Growth - emerging issues; sustainable development and infrastructure - climate change, clean energy, and energy efficiency; rural infrastructure and agricultural development; and infrastructure and regional cooperation...read more
By Francois Bourguignon (editor) and Boris Pleskovic (editor)
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9780821368411, titled "Rethinking Infrastructure for Development: Rethinking Infrastructure for Development" | World Bank, October 24, 2007, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: This edition of the 'Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics' presents selected papers from the ABCDE Meetings, held May 29-30, 2006, in Tokyo, Japan.

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Product Description: This wide-ranging volume demonstrates that there is no simple formula for successful institutional development. Through numerous examples, the book makes clear that development can only be achieved through deliberate imitation of successful foreign institutions combined with local innovations...read more
By Ha-Joon Chang (editor)
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9789280811438 | United Nations Univ, December 1, 2007, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: This wide-ranging volume demonstrates that there is no simple formula for successful institutional development.

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Product Description: While the public policy community has turned to entrepreneurship to maintain, restore, or generate economic prosperity, the economics profession has been remarkably taciturn in providing guidance for public policy for understanding the links between entrepreneurship and economic growth as well as for framing and weighing policy issues and decisions...read more
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9780521894920, titled "Entrepreneurship, Growth, and Public Policy" | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, February 2, 2009), cover price $94.99 | About this edition: While the public policy community has turned to entrepreneurship to maintain, restore, or generate economic prosperity, the economics profession has been remarkably taciturn in providing guidance for public policy for understanding the links between entrepreneurship and economic growth as well as for framing and weighing policy issues and decisions.

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Product Description: This Round Table is one of a series of research events to discuss tools to improve transport planning. It addressed the macroeconomic effects of transport infrastructure policies, and aimed at identifying analytical and empirical tools that could determine the overall volume of public expenditure for transport infrastructure investment...read more
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9789282101247 | Organization for Economic, May 31, 2007, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: This Round Table is one of a series of research events to discuss tools to improve transport planning.

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Product Description: The fifth ABCDE-Europe was held in Paris, France, on May 15-16, 2003. The conference was co-organized by France's Agence française de développement (AfD), the Conseil d'Analyse Économique (CAE), and the World Bank. The theme of the conference was "Economic Integration and Social Responsibility...read more
By Francois Bourguignon (editor), Pierre Jacquet (editor) and Boris Pleskovic (editor)
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9780821361030 | World Bank, April 1, 2007, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The fifth ABCDE-Europe was held in Paris, France, on May 15-16, 2003.

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Product Description: Even minute increases in a country's growth rate can result in dramatic changes in living standards over just one generation. The benefits of growth, however, may not be shared equally. Some may gain less than others, and a fraction of the population may actually be disadvantaged...read more
By Theo S. Eicher (editor) and Stephen J. Turnovsky (editor)
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9780262050692 | Mit Pr, July 6, 2003, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Even minute increases in a country's growth rate can result in dramatic changes in living standards over just one generation.

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9780262550642 | Mit Pr, March 30, 2007, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Even minute increases in a country's growth rate can result in dramatic changes in living standards over just one generation.

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Product Description: Leading scholars and policymakers reflect on current thinking in development economics and on what may happen during the next two decades. Covering the major themes in development in an accessible way, this original and authoritative contribution highlights new and emerging issues, and shows how research can improve our understanding of these important questions...read more
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9780230019027 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 9, 2007, cover price $163.00 | About this edition: Leading scholars and policymakers reflect on current thinking in development economics and on what may happen during the next two decades.

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9780230019041 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 9, 2007, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: Leading scholars and policymakers reflect on current thinking in development economics and on what may happen during the next two decades.

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Product Description: This study investigates the relationship between financial sector development and progress in reaching the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). It assesses the contribution of countries' financial sector development to achieving the MDGs...read more
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9780821368640 | World Bank, February 1, 2007, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: This study investigates the relationship between financial sector development and progress in reaching the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).

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Product Description: How much credit can be given to entrepreneurship for the unprecedented innovation and growth of free-enterprise economies? In this book, some of the world's leading economists tackle this difficult and understudied question, and their responses shed new light on how free-market economies work--and what policies most encourage their growth...read more
By William J. Baumol (editor), Eytan Sheshinski (editor) and Robert J. Strom (editor)
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9780691129457 | Princeton Univ Pr, January 8, 2007, cover price $97.50 | About this edition: How much credit can be given to entrepreneurship for the unprecedented innovation and growth of free-enterprise economies?

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