Books tagged: economic development

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Kingdom Stewardship: Occasional Papers Prepared by the Lausanne Resource Mobilization Working Group for Cape Town 2010
By Arif Mohamed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2010 by Christian's Library Press. Category: Nonfiction
At the beginning of the twenty-first century, an unprecedented opportunity exists to disciple the church in the fundamental biblical pattern of holistic stewardship. As the church becomes increasingly aware of issues of sustainability, seeks to understand and foster the role of business, and expands the message of the grace of giving. Edited by Arif Mohamed, Brett Elder, and Stephen Grabill.
International Aid and Integral Human Development
By Philip Booth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,620. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Acton Institute. Category: Nonfiction
Christians in wealthy nations have an obligation to assist those who struggle to subsist in developing economies. The critical question remains: How is this duty best discharged? Conventionally, church leaders have often recommended government-to-government aid transfers as a major strategy to promote development in poor nations. Philip Booth, relying on the principles...
Comments On Welsh Politics
By Les Broad
Price: Free! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Essay
Wales – a bit of Great Britain that has punched above its weight globally but which has a population of not a lot more than two million people. So how much government does it need? The answer would seem to be 'a lot', qualified, sadly, by 'but not necessarily good government'. That and financial services regulation are the themes explored here.
All Over the Map
By John Feffer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 154,690. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Essay
Foreign policy analyst John Feffer looks at global affairs in the Obama era. This collection of more than 125 Foreign Policy In Focus columns covers war, peace, terrorism, global economics, culture, democracy, and the environment. It critically analyzes what's happening all over the map, from the financial crisis to the Arab Spring, and offers specific recommendations for Washington policymakers
Managers' manual for the 21st century.
By Kehinde Fawumi
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This brilliant piece came out as one of the (World) best in the 2010 edition of Peter Drucker's Global Challenge. The author has thus decided to share it with the world! It is a solution-driven missive on the numerous uncertainties hobbling the sustenance of the global community and especially of businesses.
The Wealth of the People: The Wealth of the State
By Fernando Urias
Series: The Wealth of the People, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This is the fifth book of the "Wealth of the People" series. The fifth book is about the function that the state performs to support the wealth production process. The assumption that the people will respect life and property is removed in this book and the formation of the state is discussed as a result of demonstrated human behavior.
International Aid and Integral Human Development
By Philip Booth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012 by PovertyCure. Category: Nonfiction
Christians in wealthy nations have an obligation to assist those who struggle to subsist in developing economies. The critical question remains: How is this duty best discharged? Conventionally, church leaders have often recommended government-to-government aid transfers as a major strategy to promote development in poor nations.
Sharpening the Operational Focus on Inclusive Growth
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Governments are finding that even when economic growth benefits the poor, there are cases when inequality--in terms of opportunities and outcomes--may continue to worsen. Such inequality can make growth socially and politically unsustainable. This brief studies the key drivers of sustained inclusive growth and how operations be assessed to ensure that they feature attributes of inclusive growth.
State Building In Africa: A Comparative Study of South Africa and the Democratic Republic of the Congo
By Michael Brulotte
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Essay
With the impetus of industrialization and the eruption of global economies, the growing disparity between poor and wealthy nations has impelled political scientists to ask why some nations are caused to prosper and others doomed to fail. That is, to investigate what inherent or developed factors determine the political, economic, and social realities of the world.
Tourism as socio - economic phenomenon
By Kaloyan Petrov
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Tourism as socio