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Ethnic Chinese Business in Asia: History, Culture and Business Enterprise

by Ching-hwang Yen

This unique volume provides a broad introduction to the ethnic Chinese business in Asia, with focus on the ethnic Chinese in East and Southeast Asia. The growing interest in ethnic Chinese business reflects...


Climate Action Upsurge: The Ethnography of Climate Movement Politics

by Stuart Rosewarne, James Goodman & Rebecca Pearse

In the late 2000s climate action became a defining feature of the international political agenda. Evidence of global warming and accelerating greenhouse gas emissions created a new sense of urgency and, despite...


Food and Poverty: The Political Economy of Confrontation

by Radha Sinha

First published in 1976, this book deals with contemporary tensions between the West and the Third World, caused by hunger, malnutrition and poverty, perpetuated by an imbalance in the distribution of world...


Food and Society: A Sociological Approach

by William C. Whit

The importance of food is undeniable. Yet, because it is so close and obvious, we often fail to pay attention to it. In Food and Society: A Sociological Approach, author William C. Whitt attempts to develop...


Dealing with the Challenges of Macro Financial Linkages in Emerging Markets

by Otaviano Canuto & Swati Ghosh

The 2008 financial crisis has highlighted the challenges associated with global financial integration and has emphasized the importance of macro financial linkages. Specifically it has shown how real (business...


Creating a New Consensus on Population: The Politics of Reproductive Health, Reproductive Rights, and Women's Empowerment

by Jyoti Shankar Singh

First Published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Urban Waste and Sanitation Services for Sustainable Development: Harnessing Social and Technical Diversity in East Africa

by Bas Van Vliet, Joost van Buuren & Shaaban Mgana

Urban sanitation and solid waste sectors are under significant pressure in East Africa due to the lack of competent institutional capacity and the growth of the region's urban population. This book presents...


Organizing Global Technology Flows: Institutions, Actors, and Processes

by Pierre-Yves Donzé & Shigehiro Nishimura

Research on the international transfer of technology in economics and management literature has primarily focused on the role of countries and that of companies, in particular multinational enterprises (MNEs)....


The Economic Development Process in Mena

by Alessandro Romagnoli & Luisa Mengoni

Offering a comprehensive analysis of the development of economies in the Middle East and North Africa over the past half century, this book charts the progress of these countries through an examination of an...


Solving Problems with Design Thinking: Ten Stories of What Works

by Jeanne Liedtka, Andrew King & Kevin Bennett

Design-oriented firms such as Apple and IDEO have demonstrated how design thinking can directly affect business results. Yet most managers lack a real sense of how to put this new approach to use for issues...


Central Asia: Political and Economic Challenges in the Post-Soviet Era

by Alexei Vassiliev

Based on first-hand research conducted by the Moscow Centre for Civilizational and Regional Studies, this book documents the findings of one of the first authoritative studies on the newly independent states...


Doing Business 2014: Understanding Regulations for Small and Medium-Size Enterprises

by World Bank

Eleventh in a series of annual reports comparing business regulation in 189 economies, Doing Business 2014 measures regulations affecting 11 areas of everyday business activity including; starting a business,...


New Frontiers in Feminist Political Economy

by Shirin M. Rai & Georgina Waylen

This volume brings together the work of outstanding feminist scholars to reflect on the achievements of feminist political economy and the challenges it faces in the 21st century

Key themes explored include...


The Greening of Aid: Sustainable livelihoods in practice

by Czech Conroy & Miles Litvinoff

The development of poor countries has so often meant the export of Northern technology for ambitious schemes designed to make money � the latest giant dam, oil refinery, logging process or pesticide factory....


Threats Without Enemies: Facing environmental insecurity

by Gwyn Prins

The world is moving into a new era which will be dominated by a new range of threats and a new range of priorities. Already headlines tell of storms and droughts, mass emigrations, the danger of old Soviet nuclear...


Progress for a Small Planet

by Barbara Ward

Three topics dominate discussions of the global environment: pollution; the consequences of the affluent running ever faster through finite resources; and the growing tensions between rich and poor as a third...


Conditions of Agricultural Growth

by Ester Boserup

Investigating the process of agrarian change, this book analyzes costs and productivity under the main systems of primitive agriculture. The conclusion is that technical, economic and social changes are unlikely...


Economic Analysis and Policy in Underdeveloped Countries

by Peter Bauer

Offers its own distinctive contribution to the methodology of economics applied to developing countries. These lectures are 'penetrating and original'". Alan Peacock, Economica

A series of three lectures, this...


Western Enterprise in Indonesia and Malaysia

by G. C Allen & Donnithorne

This book demonstrates exact scholarship (and an) understanding of the way in which business works...(it has) a capacity to reduce a mass of apparently unrelated facts into the neat shape of theory."The Economist...


Western Enterprise in Far Eastern Economic Development

by G. C. Allen & Donnithorne

Western Enterprise in Far Eastern Economic Development charts the activities of Western firms in China and Japan from the middle of the nineteenth century, when those countries were opened to foreign trade,...