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Stewart, Frances 1940-

Works: 179 works in 852 publications in 2 languages and 10,701 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies  Case studies  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publishing director, Other, Compiler, Redactor, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: HC59.7,
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Publications about Frances Stewart
Publications by Frances Stewart
Most widely held works by Frances Stewart
Technology and underdevelopment by Frances Stewart( Book )
39 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 578 libraries worldwide
Adjustment with a human face by Giovanni Andrea Cornia( Book )
33 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 559 libraries worldwide
This study draws on the experience of UNICEF to illustrate the current crisis in the welfare of children and other vulnerable groups.; This book is intended for students of welfare and economic development; officials and politicians who face the problems of adjustment
Basic needs in developing countries by Frances Stewart( Book )
11 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 514 libraries worldwide
International financial cooperation : a framework for change by Frances Stewart( Book )
16 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 375 libraries worldwide
War and underdevelopment by Frances Stewart( Book )
46 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 375 libraries worldwide
This series traces the economic and social consequences of conflict both theoretically and through empirical investigations, including seven country case studies
Adjustment and poverty : options and choices by Frances Stewart( Book )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
The oil crisis of the 1970s and the recession of the 1980s set in motion a chain of events which had particularly serious consequences for the developing countries. In this text, the author examines the major causes and results of the situation, focusing mainly on Africa and Latin America
Theory and reality in development : essays in honour of Paul Streeten by Sanjaya Lall( Book )
13 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
This is a collection of essays in honour of the distinguished development economist, Paul Streeten, prepared by his friends and colleagues. Hugh Stretton traces Paul Streeten's intellectual development, showing that his contributions to economic thought invariably combine a scepticism about preconceived theory together with a highly developed respect for reality. Each of the essays in this book exhibit this attitude while covering a wide range of subjects
The Economics of new technology in developing countries by Frances Stewart( Book )
11 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 335 libraries worldwide
Work, income, and inequality : payments systems in the Third World by Frances Stewart( Book )
15 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
North-south and south-south : essays on international economics by Frances Stewart( Book )
21 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and Italian and held by 312 libraries worldwide
' ... An important and timely contribution to the study of South-South economic relations. It provides a cogent and detailed analysis ... '-Henock Kifle, South Letter ' ... provides some interesting insights into the determinants and consequences of South-South trade.'- Frances Stewart, The World Economy 'This comprehensive, incisive work ... represents both historical depth and topical breadth. ... This well-written analysis makes an important contribution to development studies, including development economics and development geography.'- Georges G. Cravins, The Journal of Asian Studies These essays explore interactions between North and South and South and South in trade, technology and finance, focusing on the interests of the South, and particularly the poor. The 'conventional' neo-classical approach is shown to have many theoretical deficiences, the consequences are often harmful to Southern interests, while the poor are neglected. The author concludes that the South should adopt a bargaining approach to N-S negotiations and urges for closer South-South relations in trade, technology and finance
Global development fifty years after Bretton Woods : essays in honour of Gerald K. Helleiner ( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Horizontal inequalities and conflict : understanding group violence in multiethnic societies by Frances Stewart( Book )
23 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
"Drawing on quantitative and qualitative research, this book shows that horizontal inequalities among religous or ethnic groups, in political, social, economic or cultural dimensions, are an important catalyst of violent conflict in multiethnic societies."--Jacket
Alternative development strategies in subSaharan Africa ( Book )
16 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 274 libraries worldwide
The World Bank and the IMF dominate policy-making in Africa today. This book considers the consistency between their adjustment policies and long-run development needs, with an analysis of country experience. An alternative development strategy is proposed
Macro-policies for appropriate technology in developing countries ( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Globalization, violent conflict and self-determination ( Book )
9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
"This study, carried out by an international team of scholars and based on original field research, makes an important contribution to the field of development and security at a time when international institutions, conflict prevention and external intervention are undergoing a critical phase of re-evaluation and transition. Comparative analyses of international conflict funding, the role of diaspora communities, and cultural and media influences are combined with major new case studies from critical regions. The authors make radical policy proposals to the international community on the means to prevent violent conflicts that arise in the context of movements for self-determination."--Jacket
Defining poverty in the developing world ( Book )
12 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
War, hunger, and displacement : the origins of humanitarian emergencies ( Book )
9 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Since the end of the Cold War, civil wars in developing countries have escalated to become the most significant source of human suffering in the world today. This is an overview of the nature and causes of civil wars
Group behaviour and development : is the market destroying cooperation? ( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
The text covers groups that perform three types of function: overcoming market failures (for example, producer organizations); improving the position of their members (for example, Trade Unions), and distributing resources to the less well-off (for example, NGOs and the public sector)
Planning to meet basic needs by Frances Stewart( Book )
11 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Employment, income distribution and development by Frances Stewart( Book )
12 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
First published in 1975
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Frances Stewart British economist
Steward, Frances 1940-
Stewart, F.
Stewart, F. 1940-
Stewart, F. (Frances), 1940-
English (328)
Italian (2)
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