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Product Description: Timothy Besley brings together a set of essays on themes relevant to the study of economic development written by leading authors. It covers a range of topics many of which are relevant to policy issues. In many cases, the authors bring new insights from empirical research in a range of economies...read more
By Timothy Besley (editor)

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

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

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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 $125.00 | 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: Examining the key findings of the 2010 Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD), this book probes interactions between migration and development, including irregular migration, gender, family and labor mobility between high and lower income countries.
By Irena Omelaniuk (editor)

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9789400741096 | Springer Verlag, May 23, 2012, cover price $179.00 | 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 $179.00 | About this edition: Examining the key findings of the 2010 Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD), this book probes interactions between migration and development, including irregular migration, gender, family and labor mobility between high and lower income countries.

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9780312764753 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1976, cover price $26.00

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9781349028986 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2014, cover price $99.00

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Product Description: The livelihood of Third World farmers conflicts with saving the remaining tropical forests. The advantages of growing cocoa in cleared primary forest drive from the fertility of virgin soils and low concentrations of weeds, pests and diseases...read more

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9780312158477 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 1, 1996, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The livelihood of Third World farmers conflicts with saving the remaining tropical forests.
9780333628126 | McMillin Pub Llc, July 1, 1996, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: The livelihood of Third World farmers conflicts with saving the remaining tropical forests.

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9781349249039 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2014, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The livelihood of Third World farmers conflicts with saving the remaining tropical forests.

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By Herbert Giersch (editor)

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9780312234119 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 1, 1986, cover price $49.95 | also contains Active Vision

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9781349182060 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2014, cover price $249.00

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Product Description: Sensible, realistic advice from baby-parent expert to turn the toddler years from despair into delight. Do you automatically cut toast into fingers? Appreciate finger painting as much as fine art? Hear "no" a million times a day? If the answer is yes, then Toddler Tactics is for you...read more

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9780312212711, titled "Disparities in Economic Development Since the Industrial Revolution" | Palgrave Macmillan, February 1, 1981, cover price $39.95 | also contains Disparities in Economic Development Since the Industrial Revolution

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9780143005810 | Trafalgar Square, October 30, 2013, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Sensible, realistic advice from baby-parent expert to turn the toddler years from despair into delight.

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9780312028275, titled "Human Rights and Development: International Views" | Palgrave Macmillan, October 1, 1989, cover price $49.95 | also contains Human Rights and Development: International Views

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9781611211504 | Savas Beatie, May 19, 2013, cover price $12.95

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By Andrew Lawson (foreword by)

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9780299082505, titled "Resources and Development: Natural Resource Policies and Economic Development in an Interdependent World" | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, October 1, 1980, cover price $34.50 | also contains Resources and Development: Natural Resource Policies and Economic Development in an Interdependent World

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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 $239.00 | 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 $239.00 | 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 $99.00 | About this edition: This text 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 $149.00 | About this edition: The book examines the complex relationships between infrastructure and the rest of the economy.

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Product Description: A best-selling, topically organized child development text, Berk’s Child Development is relied on in classrooms worldwide for its clear, engaging writing style, exceptional cross-cultural and multi-cultural focus, rich examples, and long-standing commitment to presenting the most up-to-date scholarship while also offering students research-based, practical applications that they can relate to their personal and professional lives...read more

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9780205615599 | 8 edition (Prentice Hall, July 18, 2008), cover price $183.40 | About this edition: Need to sell.
9780205630974 | 8 har/psc edition (Prentice Hall, July 18, 2008), cover price $183.40
9780205449132 | 7 edition (Allyn & Bacon, October 15, 2005), cover price $142.00 | About this edition: Long considered the gold standard, the Seventh Edition of this best-selling topical approach to child development continues its tradition of being the most current and comprehensive text available.
9789990135404 | Addison-Wesley, October 15, 2005, cover price $0.02
9780205355044 | 6 edition (Allyn & Bacon, August 1, 2002), cover price $111.00 | About this edition: Readers are provided with an especially clear and coherent understanding of the sequence and underlying processes of child development, and the effective topical organization emphasizes to readers the way in which all of the domains of development relate - physical, cognitive, emotional, and social-throughout the book.
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9780205854363, titled "Child Development: Books a La Carte Edition" | 9 pck unbn edition (Prentice Hall, April 5, 2012), cover price $139.33 | About this edition: A best-selling, topically organized child development text, Berk’s Child Development is relied on in classrooms worldwide for its clear, engaging writing style, exceptional cross-cultural and multi-cultural focus, rich examples, and long-standing commitment to presenting the most up-to-date scholarship while also offering students research-based, practical applications that they can relate to their personal and professional lives.
9780205287161 | 4 student edition (Allyn & Bacon, November 1, 1997), cover price $84.00 | also contains Confederate Generals of North Carolina: Tar Heels in Command | About this edition: Child Development: International Edition, 7/e Laura Berk, renowned professor and researcher in the field of child development, has revised her Child Development text, adding new pedagogy, a heightened emphasis on the interplay between biology and environment, expanded coverage of culture, and an enhanced focus on education, health, and social issues, including many social policy topics addressed throughout the text.
9780205154685 | 3 edition (Prentice Hall, March 1, 1994), cover price $22.00 | also contains The Many Faces of Neutron Stars | About this edition: Child Development: International Edition, 7/e Laura Berk, renowned professor and researcher in the field of child development, has revised her Child Development text, adding new pedagogy, a heightened emphasis on the interplay between biology and environment, expanded coverage of culture, and an enhanced focus on education, health, and social issues, including many social policy topics addressed throughout the text.

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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 $143.00 | About this edition: This timely book presents contemporary research on the key role of entrepreneurship in firm growth and development strategies.
9780205268849, titled "Child Development" | 4th edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 1999), cover price $92.00 | also contains Child Development | About this edition: Child Development: International Edition, 7/e Laura Berk, renowned professor and researcher in the field of child development, has revised her Child Development text, adding new pedagogy, a heightened emphasis on the interplay between biology and environment, expanded coverage of culture, and an enhanced focus on education, health, and social issues, including many social policy topics addressed throughout the text.

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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 $115.00 | 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 $120.00 | 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: As I read this unique volume on diabetes and pregnancy edited by Lois Jovanovic, I was struck by two themes that run throughout these collected chapters. First, this volume provides an excellent assessment of past problems, present management, and future challenges presented by dia­ betes in pregnancy...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 $125.00 | About this edition: As I read this unique volume on diabetes and pregnancy edited by Lois Jovanovic, I was struck by two themes that run throughout these collected chapters.

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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 $125.00 | 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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9780521131506 | 1 reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, February 18, 2010), cover price $34.99

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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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