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The Resource New and enduring themes in development economics, editors, Bhaskar Dutta, Tridip Ray, E. Somanathan

New and enduring themes in development economics, editors, Bhaskar Dutta, Tridip Ray, E. Somanathan

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New and enduring themes in development economics
Title
New and enduring themes in development economics
Statement of responsibility
editors, Bhaskar Dutta, Tridip Ray, E. Somanathan
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is a compilation of selected papers presented at the ISI (Indian Statistical Institute) Platinum Jubilee Conference on Comparative Development held at the ISI, Delhi, India. The papers cover new and well-established topics in development economics. Some of these include political economy, role of public outrage in delivering justice and the political economy of general strikes, economics of happiness, economics of labour, agricultural economics, macroeconomics and public finance. These topics are analyzed from the perspective of developing countries. The book will be of interest to both researchers and graduate students in development economics
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digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
339.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD73
LC item number
.I85 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
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2007
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ISI Platinum Jubilee Conference on Comparative Development
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Dutta, Bhaskar
  • Ray, Tridip
  • Somanathan, E
  • Indian Statistical Institute
Series statement
Statistical science and interdisciplinary research
Series volume
v. 5
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  • Development economics
  • Developing countries
  • Developing countries
  • Comparative economics
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Comparative economics
  • Development economics
  • Economic history
  • Economic policy
  • Developing countries
  • Entwicklungsökonomie
  • Entwicklungsländer
  • Utvecklingsekonomi
Label
New and enduring themes in development economics, editors, Bhaskar Dutta, Tridip Ray, E. Somanathan
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Publication
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
International differences in the determinants of life satisfaction / John F. Helliwell, Haifang Huang and Anthony Harris -- Unequal chances : the intergenerational transmission of economic advantage under marital sorting / T. Lakshmanasamy -- Addressing equity issues in watershed development projects in Bhil Adivasi areas of western Madhya Pradesh / Rahul Banerjee -- A theory of the corrupt Keynesian / Toke Aidt and Jayasri Dutta -- On effecting institutional change / Sumon Majumdar and Sharun Mukand -- On the political economy of general strikes / Abhirup Sarkar -- Public outrage and criminal justice : lessons from the Jessica Lal case / Brendan O'Flaherty and Rajiv Sethi -- Lobbying for trade regime and tariff settings / Katsuzo Yamamoto -- Labor retrenchment laws and their effect on wages and employment : a theoretical investigation / Kaushik Basu, Gary S. Fields and Shub Debgupta -- Work migration and investment in origin communities / Ghazala Mansuri -- Labour market reform and poverty : the role of informal sector / Sugata Marjit, Saibal Kar and Dibyendu Sundar Maiti -- Measuring harm due to child work and child labour : patterns and determinants for India / Diganta Mukherjee and Saswati Das -- Development strategy : the state and agriculture since independence / T.N. Srinavasan -- Land-use changes and agricultural growth in India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh, 1901-2004 / Takashi Kurosaki -- The natural interest rate in emerging markets / Ashima Goyal -- Intergovernmental transfer rules, state fiscal policy and performance in India / Poulomi Roy and Ajitava Raychaudhuri -- Tax evasion and administrative costs / Rohit Prasad -- Inequality, public investment and deficits in India / Errol D'Souza -- Climate change and the Kyoto protocol / Parkash Chander -- Recent trends in microfinance institutions : some theoretical implications / Suman Ghosh and Eric Van Tassel
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696332541
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Extent
1 online resource (xi, 484 pages)
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online
Isbn
9789812839428
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)696332541
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
New and enduring themes in development economics, editors, Bhaskar Dutta, Tridip Ray, E. Somanathan
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
International differences in the determinants of life satisfaction / John F. Helliwell, Haifang Huang and Anthony Harris -- Unequal chances : the intergenerational transmission of economic advantage under marital sorting / T. Lakshmanasamy -- Addressing equity issues in watershed development projects in Bhil Adivasi areas of western Madhya Pradesh / Rahul Banerjee -- A theory of the corrupt Keynesian / Toke Aidt and Jayasri Dutta -- On effecting institutional change / Sumon Majumdar and Sharun Mukand -- On the political economy of general strikes / Abhirup Sarkar -- Public outrage and criminal justice : lessons from the Jessica Lal case / Brendan O'Flaherty and Rajiv Sethi -- Lobbying for trade regime and tariff settings / Katsuzo Yamamoto -- Labor retrenchment laws and their effect on wages and employment : a theoretical investigation / Kaushik Basu, Gary S. Fields and Shub Debgupta -- Work migration and investment in origin communities / Ghazala Mansuri -- Labour market reform and poverty : the role of informal sector / Sugata Marjit, Saibal Kar and Dibyendu Sundar Maiti -- Measuring harm due to child work and child labour : patterns and determinants for India / Diganta Mukherjee and Saswati Das -- Development strategy : the state and agriculture since independence / T.N. Srinavasan -- Land-use changes and agricultural growth in India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh, 1901-2004 / Takashi Kurosaki -- The natural interest rate in emerging markets / Ashima Goyal -- Intergovernmental transfer rules, state fiscal policy and performance in India / Poulomi Roy and Ajitava Raychaudhuri -- Tax evasion and administrative costs / Rohit Prasad -- Inequality, public investment and deficits in India / Errol D'Souza -- Climate change and the Kyoto protocol / Parkash Chander -- Recent trends in microfinance institutions : some theoretical implications / Suman Ghosh and Eric Van Tassel
Control code
696332541
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 484 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789812839428
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)696332541
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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