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BlogGrowth Yes, but where’s the Transformation and Inclusion?
26 March 2014 Roger Williamson Africa is growing, with The Economist noting that 6 out of 10 of the world’s fastest growing economies for 2000-10 were in Africa . But how optimistic should we be?...Economic development Economic growth Structural adjustment (Economic policy)
Book ChapterGlobal Supply Chains in Chinese Industrialization: Impact on Waste Scavenging in Developing Countries
From the book: Pathways to Industrialization in the Twenty-First CenturyBusiness networks Industrialization International business enterprises
Working PaperGlobal Supply Chains in Chinese Industrialization: Impact on Waste Scavenging in Developing Countries
China has undergone remarkable economic growth spearheaded by industrialization. Chinese industry demands a wide variety of raw materials in increasing amounts in order to manufacture all kinds of products...Business networks Industrialization International business enterprises
Working PaperSolid Wastes, Poverty and the Environment in Developing Country Cities: Challenges and Opportunities
Many cities in Africa, Asia, and Latin America face serious problems managing their wastes. Two of the major problems are the insufficient collection and inappropriate final disposal of wastes...Environment Recycling (Waste, etc) Finance (Urban economics)
Book ChapterSolid Wastes, Poverty and the Environment in Developing Country Cities: Challenges and Opportunities
From the book: Urbanization and DevelopmentEnvironment Recycling (Waste, etc) Finance (Urban economics)
Book ChapterAsia's Labour-Driven Growth, Flying Geese Style: Types of Trade, FDI, and Institutions Matter for the Poor Commerce Economic development Labour
BlogGlobal Recycling Supply Chains and Waste Picking in Developing Countries
Martin Medina As world leaders gather in Copenhagen this month for the fifteenth United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP15) the challenges facing developing country industrialization have again been brought to the fore...Ecology Environment Industrialization
Working PaperAsia's Labour-Driven Economic Development, Flying-Geese Style: An Unprecedented Opportunity for the Poor to Rise?
The notion of ‘shared growth’ was introduced by the World Bank in recognition of East Asia’s rapid growth accompanied by poverty reduction...Commerce Economic development Labour