An exploration of the implications of mineral-led wealth and the opportunities that this creates for economic and social development. The book includes theoretical and policy analyses as well as micro level country case studies, including Norway, Chile, Indonesia, Nigeria and Botswana.
|Publication date:||29th May 2012|
|Categories:||Development economics & emerging economies,|
JIMI O. ADESINA is Professor of Sociology at the University of the Western Cape, where he directs the Transformative Social Policy Programme. His research and teaching interests include the political economy of Africa's develpment, social theory and intellectual endogeneity, and social policy. WILLIAM ASCHER is the Donald C. McKenna Professor of Government and Economics at Claremont McKenna College and directs the Pacific Basin Research Center at Soka University of America. His research focuses on socioeconomic development, natural resource and environmental policy, social policy, political psychology and political economy. SAMUEL G. ASFAHA is an economist currently employed by the International Training ...More About Katja Hujo