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World Institute for Development Economics Research

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Works: 1,938 works in 6,300 publications in 1 language and 48,511 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Case studies  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Periodicals 
Roles: isb, Editor, Other, Originator, Publisher, Contributor, Organizer of meeting
Classifications: HG660.5, 338.9
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The Political economy of hunger by Jean Drèze( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Part of a major report on world hunger instigated by the World Institute for Development Economics Research, this volume deals with possible solutions to the problem of regular outbreaks of famine in various parts of the world
Inflation stabilization : the experience of Israel, Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, and Mexico by World Institute for Development Economics Research( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Varieties of stabilization experience : towards sensible macroeconomics in the Third World by Lance Taylor( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Advancing development : core themes in global economics by Amartya Sen( Book )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
With contributions from the world's leading scholars and policy-makers, this text presents the key issues in developing economics in a non-technical and engaging style
Governing globalization : issues and institutions : a study prepared for the World Institute for Development Economics Research of the United Nations University (UNU/WIDER) by Deepak Nayyar( Book )
17 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
The world has changed since the United Nations system and the Bretton Woods institutions were created, and so have its governance needs in terms of institutions and rules. This text explores how we will meets the needs of institutions and governance in the 21st century
Human well-being : concept and measurement by Mark McGillivray( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
This book provides insights into how human well-being could be better defined and empirically assessed. It takes stock of and reviews various concepts and measures and provides recommendations for future practice and research
Inequality, growth, and poverty in an era of liberalization and globalization by Giovanni Andrea Cornia( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
Based on an extensive review of relevant literature and an econometric analysis of inequality indexes, this volume provides a systematic analysis of the changes in within-country income inequality since the 1980s
Spatial inequality and development by S. M. Ravi Kanbur( Book )
9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
"This is an introduction to spatial and regional inequality. Drawing on data from 25 countries from around the world, it examines the questions: What exactly is spatial inequality? Why does it matter? And what should be the policy response to it?"--Provided by publisher
Democracy and efficiency in the economic enterprise by Ugo Pagano( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
The essays in this book provide a thorough and empirical critique of the orthodox belief amongst economists that any shift away from central planning to more democratic forms of enterprise control would be unworkable
The evolving new global environment for the development process by United Nations University( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Development success : historical accounts from more advanced countries by Augustin Kwasi Fosu( Book )
11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
"What lessons can be learned from "developed" countries that might be useful for developing and emerging economies? With an emphasis on long-term growth and development, this book provides historical accounts of the development strategies of a select set of advanced countries. Each case study typically presents the country's "successes" and the root causes of those successes. Organized into three parts, it covers The Nordics (Finland, Norway, Sweden, and Denmark), Other Industrially Advanced Countries (Japan, Ireland, and Switzerland), and Transition Economies (Czech, Hungary, and Poland). Although the book stresses that development strategies are, by and large, country and context-specific, the historical accounts are full of recurrent themes, which should provide useful lessons for developing countries and emerging economies."--Publisher's website
Global insecurity : restructuring the global military sector by Mary Kaldor( Book )
11 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
The first half of the 1990s was a period of great optimism about humanitarian intervention. In the aftermath of the Cold War, it was hoped that the international community could begin to act cohesively in defence of fundamental international principles and that a global security policy aimed at the prevention of conflict and upholding human rights could be established. The actual experience of this period, however, has been sobering. Agreements engineered from above, like the Dayton Agreement or the Oslo Agreement, have mixed consequences. Efforts at humanitarian relief have often ended up f
Development agendas and insights : 20 years UNU-WIDER research by World Institute for Development Economics Research( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
This publication reviews twenty years of WIDER research into economic development. Many of the issues - such as poverty, finance and conflict - are as relevant as they were two decades ago. Through its analysis and insights, WIDER contends it has influenced the way in which these issues are now considered.--Publisher's description
UNU/WIDER publication catalogue by World Institute for Development Economics Research( serial )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Institut mondial de recherche sur l'économie du développement
Institut mondial pour le développement des recherches économiques
Instituto mundial de investigaciones de economica del desarrollo
Queen Elizabeth House
U.N.U./w.I.D.E.R.
UN/WIDER
United Nations Institut Mondial de Recherche sur l'Economie du Développement
United Nations University Institut Mondial de Recherche sur l'Economie du Développement
United Nations University. WIDER
United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Resarch
United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research
United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER)
United Nations World Institute for Development Economics Research
Universidad de las Naciones Unidas Instituto Mundial de Investigaciones de Economía del Desarrollo
Université des Nations Unies, Institut mondial pour le développement des recherches économiques
Université des Nations Unies (Tokyo) World Institute for Development Economics Research
Univerzita OSN. World Institute for Development Economics Research
UNU/WIDER.
UNU. World Insititute for Development Economics Research
UNU World Institute for Development Economics
UNU. World Institute for Development Economics Research
UNU World Institute of Development Economics Research
W.I.D.E.R.
W.I.D.E.R. (World Institute for Development Economics Research)
WIDER
WIDER Foundation.
WIDER (World Institute for Development Economics Research)
World Institute for Development Economic Research
World institute for development economics research
World Institute for Development Economics Research (Helsinki)
World Institute of Development Economic Research.
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