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International Handbook of Development Economics, Volumes 1 & 2, vol Two volume set

Edited by Amitava Dutt () and Jaime Ros

in Books from Edward Elgar Publishing

Abstract: This two-volume original reference work provides a comprehensive overview of development economics and comprises contributions by some of the leading scholars working in the field. Authors are drawn from around the world and write on a wide range of topics.

Keywords: Development Studies; Economics and Finance (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: O1 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2008
ISBN: 9781845423278
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Chapters in this book:

Ch 1 The Meaning and Measurement of Development Downloads
Paul Streeten
Ch 2 Historical Perspectives on Development Downloads
Amiya Kumar Bagchi
Ch 3 Empirics of Growth and Development Downloads
Steven Durlauf, Andros Kourtellos and Chih Ming Tan
Ch 4 Structural Change and Development Downloads
Moshe Syrquin
Ch 5 Interdisciplinary Approaches to Development: The ‘Institutional’ Turn Downloads
Peter Evans
Ch 6 Data Problems and Empirical Modeling in Developing Economies Downloads
William Gibson
Ch 7 Historical Antecedents of Development Economics Downloads
Gianni Vaggi
Ch 8 Classical Development Theory Downloads
Jaime Ros
Ch 9 Theories of Dependency Downloads
José Gabriel Palma
Ch 10 Structuralism Downloads
José Gabriel Palma
Ch 11 Marxism and Development Downloads
Bob Sutcliffe
Ch 12 Institutionalist Development Economics Downloads
Kenneth Jameson
Ch 13 Neoclassical Development Economics Downloads
Salim Rashid
Ch 14 General Long-run Approaches to Growth and Development Downloads
Amitava Dutt
Ch 15 New Growth Theory and Development Economics Downloads
Heinz Kurz and Neri Salvadori
Ch 16 Short-run Macroeconomic Issues in Development Downloads
Peter Montiel
Ch 17 Sectoral Interactions in Development Downloads
Jorn Rattso
Ch 18 Open-Economy Issues in Development Downloads
Jose Antonio Ocampo
Ch 19 Savings, Investment and Capital Accumulation Downloads
Andrés Solimano and Mario Gutierrez
Ch 20 Role of Finance and Credit in Economic Development Downloads
Philip Arestis and Santonu Basu
Ch 21 Physical Infrastructure Downloads
Gregory K. Ingram and Marianne Fay
Ch 22 Population and Development Downloads
Dennis Ahlburg and Robert Cassen
Ch 23 Labor Markets in Developing Countries Downloads
Albert Berry
Ch 24 Education and Human Capital Downloads
George Psacharopoulos and Harry Patrinos
Ch 25 Health and Nutrition and Economic Development Downloads
Harold Alderman, Jere Behrman and John Hoddinott
Ch 26 Entrepreneurship and Development Downloads
E. Wayne Nafziger
Ch 27 Natural Resources and Development Downloads
Richard Auty
Ch 28 The Environment and Development Downloads
John McPeak
Ch 29 Technical Choice and Technological Change in Development Downloads
Howard Pack
Ch 30 Factor Market Imperfections in Poor Agrarian Economies Downloads
Parikshit Ghosh and Ashok Kotwal
Ch 31 The Green Revolution Downloads
Robert E. Evenson
Ch 32 Industry and Industrial Policy Downloads
Helen Shapiro
Ch 33 The Informal Sector Downloads
Victor E. Tokman
Ch 34 Services and Development Downloads
Dilip Dutta
Ch 35 Urbanization and Rural–Urban Migration Downloads
Charles M. Becker
Ch 36 International Trade and Development Downloads
Francisco Rodríguez
Ch 37 Terms of Trade and Economic Development Downloads
David Sapsford
Ch 38 Trade Policy and Development Downloads
Henry J. Bruton
Ch 39 Foreign Direct Investment Downloads
Vudayagiri Balasubramanyam
Ch 40 Private Capital Flows and Development Downloads
Stephany Griffith-Jones
Ch 41 International Capital Flows to Emerging Countries: Short- and Long-run Effects Downloads
Graciela Kaminsky
Ch 42 Foreign Aid Downloads
Steven Radelet
Ch 43 International Migration and the Brain Drain Downloads
Francisco Rivera-Batiz
Ch 44 International Technology Transfer: The Role of Foreign Direct Investment Downloads
Amy Glass and Kamal Saggi
Ch 45 International Institutions and Development Downloads
Kunibert Raffer
Ch 46 North–South Issues Downloads
Amitava Dutt
Ch 47 Measures of the Distribution of Income and their Interpretation in Developing Countries Downloads
Samuel A. Morley
Ch 48 Income Distribution: Effects on Growth and Development Downloads
Nancy Birdsall
Ch 49 Measuring Progress in Reducing Poverty Downloads
Lyn Squire
Ch 50 Gender Issues in Development Downloads
Diane Elson
Ch 51 Children and Development Downloads
Paul Glewwe and Amy Damon
Ch 52 Ethnicity and Economic Development Downloads
William Darity and Russell E. Triplett
Ch 53 The Role of the State and Markets in Development Downloads
Louis Putterman
Ch 54 Monetary Policy Downloads
Paul Masson
Ch 55 Fiscal Policy Downloads
Raghbendra Jha
Ch 56 Stabilization Policy and Structural Adjustment Downloads
Valpy FitzGerald
Ch 57 Economic Planning in Developing Economies Downloads
William Gibson
Ch 58 State-owned Enterprises and Privatization Downloads
Anindya Sen
Ch 59 Corruption and Development Downloads
Cheryl W. Gray
Ch 60 Law and Development Downloads
Pranab Bardhan
Ch 61 Institutions, Property Rights and Development Downloads
Jean-Philippe Platteau and Jean-Marie Baland
Ch 62 Culture and Development Downloads
Roland Hoksbergen and Charles K. Wilber
Ch 63 The Economics of War: Causes and Consequences Downloads
Frances Stewart and Graham Brown
Ch 64 Economic Development in the Third World: An International Perspective Downloads
Richard Kozul-Wright and Paul Rayment
Ch 65 Latin America and the Caribbean Downloads
Albert Fishlow
Ch 66 Sub-Saharan Africa Downloads
Benno J. Ndulu and Stephen A. O’Connell
Ch 67 The Middle East and North Africa Downloads
Omar S. Dahi and Firat Demir
Ch 68 China Downloads
Yasheng Huang
Ch 69 South Asia Downloads
Prabhat Patnaik and Jayati Ghosh
Ch 70 The East Asian Newly Industrializing Countries Downloads
K.S. Jomo
Ch 71 Transition Economies: Lessons for Development Downloads
Ruud Knaack and Henk Jager

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