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UN Millennium Development Library: Coming to Grips with Malaria in the New Millennium

by UN Millennium Project

The Millennium Development Goals, adopted at the UN Millennium Summit in 2000, are the world's targets for dramatically reducing extreme poverty in its many dimensions by 2015�income poverty, hunger, disease,...


Development and Structural Change in Asia-Pacific: Globalising Miracles or the End of a Model?

by Martin Andersson & Christer Gunnarsson

The authors consider how the Asia-Pacific economies have developed since the financial crises and highlight two inter-related themes: the effect of global forces on the national Asian economies and the different...


Hazard Management and Emergency Planning: Perspectives in Britain

by Dennis Parker & John Handmer

This book assesses critically the British approach to hazard management and emergency planning. It identifies the principal legal, organizational and cultural impediments to more effective hazard management...


Innovate or Perish

by Roger La Salle

'We are always looking for practical, relevant and outcome focused methods to drive value out of innovation programs - but we rarely find them. Roger has delivered yet another systematic and structured approach...


Financing Our Foodshed: Growing Local Food with Slow Money

by Carol Peppe Hewitt

Bringing money home - real people and real stories from the slow money movement


The Political Economy of Development and Underdevelopment in Africa

by Toyin Falola & Jessica Achberger

While Africa is too often regarded as lying on the periphery of the global political arena, this is not the case. African nations have played an important historical role in world affairs. It is with this understanding...


Communicating Environmental Patriotism: A Rhetorical History of the American Environmental Movement: A Rhetorical History of the American Environmenta

by Anne Marie Todd

Environmental patriotism, the belief that the national environment defines a country's greatness, is a significant strand in twentieth century American environmentalism. This book is the first to explore the...


Oblivion or Utopia: The Prospects for Africa

by Chiku Malunga

This book explains that efforts to reverse Africa's continuing underdevelopment have failed to date because they have not been consciously aimed at enabling Africa to turn its vast natural resources into wealth;...


Revolution in a Bottle: How Terracycle Is Eliminating the Idea of Waste

by Tom Szaky

The amazing story of what Inc. magazine called “the coolest little startup in America.”

 

Tom Szaky dropped out of Princeton a decade ago to found TerraCycle, a company that makes the nonrecyclable recyclable....


Contemporary Water Governance in the Global South: Scarcity, Marketization and Participation

by Leila M. Harris, Jacqueline A. Goldin & Christopher Sneddon

The litany of alarming observations about water use and misuse is now familiar-over a billion people without access to safe drinking water; almost every major river dammed and diverted; increasing conflicts...


Common Pools of Genetic Resources: Equity and Innovation in International Biodiversity Law

by Evanson Chege Kamau & Gerd Winter

The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) strives for the sustainable and equitable utilization of genetic resources, with the ultimate goal of conserving biodiversity. The CBD and the Nagoya Protocol which...


Economics and HIV: The Sickness of Economics

by Deborah Johnston

This book explains how, and why, economics has been applied to a terrible pandemic, using a range of examples mostly drawn from the region most affected, sub-Saharan Africa. Part I shows that microeconomic approaches...


Working Regions: Reconnecting Innovation and Production in the Knowledge Economy

by Jennifer Clark

Working Regions focuses on policy aimed at building sustainable and resilient regional economies in the wake of the global recession. Using examples of four 'working regions' - regions where research and design...


Branding and Product Design: An Integrated Perspective

by Monika Hestad

Branding and design are moving closer together. Despite the strong link between famous brands and the products sold under their name, there is still a gap in understanding the relationship between product design...


Turnaround: Third World Lessons for First World Growth

by Peter Blair Henry

Thirty years ago, China seemed hopelessly mired in poverty, Mexico triggered the Third World Debt Crisis, and Brazil suffered under hyperinflation. Since then, these and other developing countries have turned...


Development, Power, and the Environment: Neoliberal Paradox in the Age of Vulnerability: Neoliberal Paradox in the Age of Vulnerability

by Md Saidul Islam

Unmasking the neoliberal paradox, this book provides a robust conceptual and theoretical synthesis of development, power and the environment. With seven case studies on global challenges such as under-development,...


Lean Analytics: Use Data to Build a Better Startup Faster

by Alistair Croll & Benjamin Yoskovitz

Whether you’re a startup founder trying to disrupt an industry or an intrapreneur trying to provoke change from within, your biggest challenge is creating a product people actually want. Lean Analytics steers...


The Ecology of Commerce

by Paul Hawken

The world has changed in the seventeen years since the controversial initial publication of Paul Hawken's Ecology of Commerce, a stirring treatise about the perceived antagonism between ecology and business....


Heavens on Earth

by J. P. Floru

The world's economy is in crisis. Public spending has reached dizzying heights, national debts are crippling governments and economic growth is lacklustre or non-existent. It has been suggested that this is...


Optimal Control of Age-structured Populations in Economy, Demography, and the Environment

by Raouf Boucekkine, Natali Hritonenko & Yuri Yatsenko

This book covers a wide range of topics within mathematical modelling and the optimization of economic, demographic, technological and environmental phenomena. Each chapter is written by experts in their field...