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Is There a Tension Between Development Economics and Competition?

Ioannis Lianos, Abel Mateus, and Azza Raslan

in Competition Law and Development

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804785716
eISBN:
9780804787925
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785716.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

The chapter aims to contribute to the cross-fertilization of the fields of competition economics and development economics. Our narrative focuses on the opposition between the dominant intellectual ... More


Ecological Limits and Economic Development

Ramprasad Sengupta

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780198081654
eISBN:
9780199082407
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198081654.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The book has a comprehensive coverage of issues relating to the role of ecological constraints in limiting the availability of natural resources and eco-services for economic development and ... More


An Economist in the Real World: The Art of Policymaking in India

Kaushik Basu

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780262029629
eISBN:
9780262331678
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029629.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

In 2009, the economist Kaushik Basu left the world of academic research for the nuts and bolts of policymaking. Appointed by the then Prime Minister of India, Manmohan Singh, to be chief economic ... More


Randomized Control Trials in the Field of Development: A Critical Perspective

Florent Bédécarrats, Isabelle Guérin, and François Roubaud (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198865360
eISBN:
9780191898266
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198865360.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In October 2019, Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, and Michael Kremer jointly won the 51st Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel "for their experimental approach to ... More


Diverse Development Paths and Structural Transformation in the Escape from Poverty

Martin Andersson and Tobias Axelsson (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198737407
eISBN:
9780191800788
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737407.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book analyzes experiences of and possibilities for developing countries to catch up by providing a set of analytical interpretations of development experiences that with different degrees of ... More


Diversity of Development Paths and Structural Transformation in Historical Perspective—an Introduction

Martin Andersson and Tobias Axelsson

in Diverse Development Paths and Structural Transformation in the Escape from Poverty

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198737407
eISBN:
9780191800788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737407.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The chapter introduces the overriding question of the volume—whether poor countries can catch up—by providing an overview of theories and approaches that have contributed to this discussion. It ... More


Introduction: Economics among the Road Scholars

Jean Drèze

in Sense and Solidarity: Jholawala Economics for Everyone

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198833468
eISBN:
9780191871900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833468.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In this extended introduction (also available on the net as a stand‐alone article), the author explains the motivation of the book and puts the essays in perspective. After brief reflections inspired ... More


The Job Creation Challenge: Across Developing Country Settings

Gordon Betcherman and Martin Rama

in Jobs For Development: Challenges and Solutions in Different Country Settings

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780198754848
eISBN:
9780191816321
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198754848.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

This chapter introduces the framework underlying the 2013 World Development Report: Jobs, explains how it extends traditional approaches to employment, and summarizes how it has been applied to the ... More


Is Technology a Fatal Destiny?: Heidegger’s Relevance for South Africa and Other “Developing” Countries

Drucilla Cornell

in Law and Revolution in South Africa: uBuntu, Dignity, and the Struggle for Constitutional Transformation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823257577
eISBN:
9780823261574
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257577.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The work of Martin Heidegger has often been used to argue against any efforts at reform or revolution because such efforts will inevitably become ensnared in what Heidegger means by technology. This ... More


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