The Impact of Globalization on the World's Poor
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Impact of Globalization on the World's Poor by Machiko Nissanke
Book DescriptionThis book examines the various channels and transmission mechanisms, such as greater openness to trade and foreign investment, economic growth, effects on income distribution, technology transfer and labour migration through which the process of globalization affects different dimensions of poverty in the developing world.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780230004795
(216mm x 140mm x 25mm)
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 5-Jan-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Machiko Nissanke
Aid as Handmaiden for the Development of Institutions, Hardback (April 2013)
Through comparative studies of aid-supported infrastructure projects in East Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa, the book examines how aid could assist development processes by facilitating development of local endogenous institutions.
Poor Under Globalization in Asia, Latin America, and Africa, Hardback (May 2010)
This volume uses thirteen case studies to analyze the impact of economic globalization on poverty and inequality in different regions of the developing world.
Commodities, Governance and Economic Development Under Globalization, Hardback (January 2010)
Alfred Maizels' work on commodity trade and prices documented trends in a major area of international economic relations. This book elaborates the ideas in the tradition of Maizels' contributons, and discusses and extends these theories in relation to current problems.
Globalization and the Poor in Asia, Hardback (April 2008)» View all books by Machiko Nissanke
Asia is widely regarded as having benefited most from the dynamic growth effect of the recent wave of globalization. By examining mechanisms at work in the globalization--poverty nexus through specific case studies reflecting different settings, the book seeks to find ways to rediscover and resume a pattern of shared growth in Asia
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Author Biography - Machiko Nissanke
PRANAB BARDHAN Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, USA KAUSHIK BASU Professor of Economics, C. Marks Professor of International Studies and Director, Comparative Economic Development Program, Cornell University, USA ALESSANDRO FEDERICI University of Rome 'La Sapienza', Italy CAROL GRAHAM Senior Fellow, Economic Studies Program, Brookings Institution and Professor, School of Public Policy, University of Maryland, USA ALMAS HESHMATI Visiting Professor of Economics, Seoul National University, Korea RHYS JENKINS Professor of Economics, School of Development Studies, University of East Anglia, UK ADRIAAN KALWIJ Lecturer, Utrecht School of Economics, Utrecht University, The Netherlands PIERLIUIGI MONTALBANO Post-doc Research Fellow, University of Rome 'La Sapienza', Italy CARLO PIETROBELLI Professor of Economics, University of Rome 3, Italy MARTIN RAVALLION Senior Advisor, Poverty and Inequality Programme, Research Department, the World Bank, USA ALICE SINDZINGRE Research Associate and Visiting Lecturer, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, UK UMBERTO TRIULZI Full Professor of Economic Policy, University of Rome 'La Sapienza' and Scientific Director of IPALMO (Institute for the Relations between Italy and Africa, Latin America and Middle East), Italy ARJAN VERSCHOOR Lecturer in Economics, School of Development Studies, University of East Anglia, UK JINHUA ZHAO Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Iowa State University, USA
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