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Handbook of Emerging Economies Synopsis

A major new volume in the Routledge International Handbooks series analysing emerging and newly emerged economies, including the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) and other likely (Turkey, Indonesia, Mexico, and South Korea) as well as possible (Vietnam, The Philippines, Nigeria, Pakistan, Egypt, Colombia and Argentina) candidates for emerging economy status. Chapters on theories surrounding emerging markets (including the Beijing/Washington Consensus debate) offer an overview of current issues in development economics, in addition to providing an integrated framework for the country case studies. Written by experts, this handbook will be invaluable to academics and students of economics and emerging economies, as well as to business people and researchers seeking information on economic development and the accelerating pace of globalization.

Handbook of Emerging Economies Press Reviews

`This volume will become the indispensable reference on emerging markets.' - Moises Na m, author of End of Power: From Boardrooms to Battlefields and Churches to States, why being in charge is no longer what it used to be. `This is another jewel in the editor's and the publisher's literary crowns.' - Jahangir Amuzegar, former minister of Commerce and Minister of Finance, Iran, and a former executive director of the International Monetary Fund. `One-stop shopping for policy experts and international business professionals, not to mention the merely curious.' - Peter Passell, former economics columnist for the New York Times and editor of the Milken Institute Review. `The BRIC economies are the first big story of the 21st century. Here Robert Looney has assembled the essential handbook, and a remarkable collection of authors, to tell their tale.' - Barry Eichengreen, Professor of Economics and Political Science, University of California, Berkeley, and former senior policy adviser at the International Monetary Fund. `This volume is destined to become an instant classic ... a dream team of contributors.' - Hossein Askari, Iran Professor of International Business and International Affairs, George Washington University. 'A valuable contribution.' - Dwight H. Perkins, Harold Hitchings Burbank Professor of Political Economy, Emeritus, Harvard University.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781857439786
Publication date: 18th September 2018
Author: Robert E. (Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, USA) Looney
Publisher: Europa Publications Ltd an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 578 pages
Categories: Development economics & emerging economies,

About Robert E. (Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, USA) Looney

Professor Robert E. Looney is a Distinguished Professor at the Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, who specializes in issues relating to economic development in the Middle East, East Asia, South Asia and Latin America. He has published 22 books and more than 250 articles in professional journals. As an international consultant, Dr Looney has provided advice and assistance to various governments and international organizations.

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