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Recent issues in world development

a collection of survey articles

  • 301 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Economic development,
    • Developing countries -- Economic conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and indexes.

      Statementedited by Paul P. Streeten and Richard Jolly.
      ContributionsStreeten, Paul., Jolly, Richard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD82 .R393 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 441 p. ;
      Number of Pages441
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4116518M
      ISBN 100080268129
      LC Control Number80041702

      A recent evaluation of universities and research institutes all over the world, conducted by a Shanghai university, has not a single Indian uni versity in the world's top while China has : JD Singh. the Human Development Report as “an independent intellectual exercise” that has become “an important tool for raising aware-ness about human development around the world.” We owe a lot to Nobel Laureate Professor Amartya Sen for his continued inspirational intellectual advice, guidance and Size: 2MB.

      With its history of publishing unconventional and challenging articles, the journal covers a broad range of topics in a mix of regular and special theme issues. Development and Change is devoted to the critical analysis and discussion of the complete spectrum of development issues. China - Long-term development issues and options (English) Abstract. China's ultimate economic objective is to catch up with the developed countries, while maintaining a socialist system in which the benefits of prosperity are widely shared.

      Read responses to Issues essays from experts around the world, including Sonia Livingstone, Bruce Kidd, Sandra Lapointe, Adam Gamoran, Ronald Purser, and many more. As any even casual student of American science and technology policy well knows, Science, the Endless Frontier is the policy document that articulates the dominant rational for.   The Economist offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology and the connections between them.


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World Development is a multi-disciplinary monthly journal of development studies. It seeks to explore ways of improving standards of living, and the human condition generally, by examining potential solutions to problems such as: poverty, unemployment, malnutrition, disease, lack of shelter, environmental degradation, inadequate scientific and.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages ; 26 cm: Contents: Population and development, R.H. Cassen Indicators of development: the search for a basic needs yardstick, N.

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(shelved 2 times as world-issues) avg rating — 2, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Issues of Justice in Global Development Global development policies and institutions have been the subject of intense controversy, not only within the disciplinary confines of developmental economists, but among political philosophers, aid agencies, advocacy groups, NGOs, and perhaps most importantly, among nations and populations who are the object of assistance efforts and externally imposed.

Get this from a library. Japan's official development assistance: recent issues and future directions. [Masahiro Kawai; Shinji Takagi; World Bank. East Asia and Pacific Regional Office.] -- Japan can meet domestic and international challenges to its aid policies by developing a coherent national strategy for official development assistance, broadly designed to enhance partnership.

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Japan remains the world’s largest national donor of aid funds. But the Japanese government, facing prolonged economic stagnation and mounting public sector debt, is under increasing public pressure to reduce aid budgets and to use official development assistance in more explicit pursuit of Japan’s own economic and political interests.

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Development processes occur in different ways and at all levels: inside the family, the firm and the farm; locally, provincially, nationally, and globally. This study is one in a series of World Bank Staff Working Papers devoted to issues of development management.

Prepared as background papers for the World Development Reportthey provide an in-depth treatment of the subjects dealt with in Part II of File Size: 4MB. This essential text addresses the growing need for a dedicated coursebook for students and teachers of world development.

As the source of the most respected international magazine on world development issues, the publishers have created a highly credible and accessible text to illuminate this increasingly important subject.5/5(5).

The book: Closely examines the concepts of disasters and sustainable economic development as they are applied around the world Sheds light on how communities can boost their ability to respond to Author: Naim Kapucu. The Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential is published by the Union of International Associations (UIA).

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The best news, features, pictures and comment from around the world by the Guardian’s global development team, delivered to your inbox every two weeks. Recent publication of the World Bank titled World Development Report Jobs started a debate on “skills or jobs – what comes first?” The report emphasizes on “Jobs need skills, pull skills, and build skills”.

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Rogers, with Kazi F. Jalal and John A. Boyd: ISBN. In section 4, after defining the concepts of development and development paradigms, some key “ingredients” of recent past and prevailing development “recipes” are identified.

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