all ebooks in category: Development & Growth Economics

Creative Community Planning: Transformative Engagement Methods for Working at the Edge
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1844078469, 1844077039 | 334 pages | PDF | 2,3 MB

Creative Community Planning provides clear access to emerging innovations in artistic, narrative, embodied and technological methods. Reflecting on the wide continuum of participatory practice, the …

Rethinking Place Branding: Comprehensive Brand Development for Cities and Regions
English | 2014 | ISBN: 3319124234, 331934353X | 248 pages | PDF | 5,2 MB

As Place Branding has become a widely established but contested practice, there is a dire need to rethink its theoretical foundations and its contribution to …

The Business Solution to Poverty: Designing Products and Services for Three Billion New Customers
English | ISBN: 1609940776, 1459667018 | 2013 | EPUB | 256 pages | 3,3 MB

The fact is none of the well-meaning anti-poverty initiatives to date have achieved much –there are 2.7 billion people today living on $2 a day …

The Extractive Zone: Social Ecologies and Decolonial Perspectives
2017 | ISBN: 0822368757, 0822368978 | English | 208 pages | PDF | 24 MB

In The Extractive Zone Macarena Gómez-Barris traces the political, aesthetic, and performative practices that emerge in opposition to the ruinous effects of extractive capital. The …

Fundamentals of Economic Development Finance, Third Edition
English | 2019 | ASIN: B07YVQ2ZHW | 253 Pages | EPUB | 17.22 MB

Today, the global economic has shifted dramatically from where it was in August, 2011. With the passing of the Great Recession starting in 2008, the …

The Globalization of Cost-Benefit Analysis in Environmental Policy
English | 2013 | ISBN: 019993438X | 352 pages | PDF | 2,2 MB

Cost-benefit analysis – the formal estimating and weighing of the costs and benefits of policy alternatives – is a standard tool for governments in advanced …

Beyond GDP: Measuring Welfare and Assessing Sustainability
English | 2013 | ISBN: 019976719X | 336 pages | PDF | 2 MB

In spite of recurrent criticism and an impressive production of alternative indicators by scholars and NGOs, GDP remains the central indicator of countries' success. This …

Sorting Out the Mixed Economy: The Rise and Fall of Welfare and Developmental States in the Americas
2019 | ISBN: 0691190933 | English | 400 pages | PDF/EPUB | 15 MB/25 MB

The untold story of how U.S. development efforts in postwar Latin America helped lead to the dismantling of the U.S. welfare state In the years …

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Dynamics of Industry Growth
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1461438519 | PDF | pages: 182 | 1.2 mb

Economic growth of a country depends on its industries. The focus of modern growth theory is basically macroeconomics, although neoclassical models use competitive markets and …

Reinventing Development: Aid Reform and Technologies of Governance in Ghana
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1472426746, 1138252891 | 139 pages | PDF | 0,8 MB

Global development actors such as the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund claim that the shift to the poverty reduction strategy framework and emphasis …