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Small economies and global economics

Author: J Ram Pillarisetti
Publisher: New York : Nova Science Publishers, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Small nations are facing increasing challenges and some new opportunities in a globalising world. Although the problems facing small nations vary widely, these economies tend to have several common concerns and opportunities. The aim of this book is to disseminate knowledge and information about the challenges that small nations or groups of small nations are facing and how they are responding to the challenges  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Ram Pillarisetti
ISBN: 9781604564778 1604564776
OCLC Number: 217263466
Notes: Includes errata for "Small economies and global economies : the case of Gabon / Marcellin Ndong Ntah" on computer disk (3 1/2 in.).
Description: xvii, 521 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 27 cm
Contents: Small economies in a globalizing world : economic development, human well-being and sustainability --
economic prospects for small island economies, particularly in the South Pacific, in a globalising world --
Profiling economic vulnerability and resilience in small states : conceptual underpinnings --
The perils of resource riches in a small country : oil in São Tomée Principe --
The tragedy of Nauru : a microcosm of the conflict between increasing resource exploitation and sustainability --
The potential tole of biomass energy in the sustainable development of small island economies : the case for Tuvalu --
Aid to small fragile economies : allocation and effectiveness issues --
Economic growth and development challenges in Tonga : trade, aid and remittance --
Small economies and poverty reduction : how relevant is the MDG poverty target? --
The challenges of scaling-up public investments in small size economies : the case of Gabon --
The impacts of an increase in tropical cyclone activity on tourism in Mauritius --
The advantages of diversification : profit/site versus MIRAB small-island profiles --
Understanding the impacts of ecotourism in Brunei Darussalam : views of the visitors --
Savings, investment, policies and growth : issues of economic development in Fiji --
"Fiji, you are the way the world should be" --
so why is everyone leaving? Forecasting Fiji-Australia migration over the next decade --
Why are tax havens in small states? --
The joys and woes of economic reform in a microstate : the case of the Cook Islands --
Balance of payments adjustment in Guyana : is there a role for informal institutions? --
Towards democracy : rebuilding environmental governance and institutions in Timor-Leste --
Globalization and governance : challenges for small states --
Catching up process in the case of small post-socialist economy : the lessons of Estonia --
FDI as the panacea for economic underdevelopment? The case of Namibia's export processing zones --
The success of Bahrain and Qatar in the FDI challenge of globalization --
Belizean economy in the globalizing world --
Size, relative dependency and openness : the case of Bhutan and lessons for Indo-bhutan relationships --
Real exchange rate misalignment in small economies : some empirical evidence --
Twin deficits in Pacific island countries : a case of Vanuatu --
Labour force participation and fertility decisions of married women in small economies : evidence from Brunei Darussalam --
Economic reform and transformation in Swaziland since independence --
Policy processes in Botswana agriculture : a retrospective and perspective --
Integrated conservation and development approach in Phobjikha Valley in Bhutan : a case of middle path development approach in practice balancing conservation goals with the development needs of the people.
Responsibility: J. Ram Pillarisetti [and others], editors.

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"Small nations are facing increasing challenges and some new opportunities in a globalising world. Although the problems facing small nations vary widely, these economies tend to have several common concerns and opportunities. The aim of this book is to disseminate knowledge and information about the challenges that small nations or groups of small nations are facing and how they are responding to the challenges posed by growing globalisation."--Jacket.

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