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The Analysis of Household Surveys: A Microeconometric Approach to ...

Angus Deaton - Business & Economics - 1997 - 479 pages
Using data from several countries, including Cote d'Ivoire, India, Pakistan, Taiwan, and Thailand, this book analyzes household survey data from developing countries and ...
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Whither Socialism?

Joseph E. Stiglitz - Business & Economics - 1996 - 338 pages
"A disproportionate amount of the best in modern economics is Stiglitz's creation. This book uses it to illuminate a classic question concerning the organization of the public ...
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Public Deliberation: Pluralism, Complexity, and Democracy

James Bohman - Philosophy - 2000 - 303 pages
Bohman develops a realistic model of deliberation by gradually introducing and analyzing the major tests facing deliberative democracy: cultural pluralism, social inequalities ...
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The Real Worlds of Welfare Capitalism

Robert E. Goodin - Political Science - 1999 - 358 pages
The Real Worlds of Welfare Capitalism traces how individuals fare over time in each of the three principal types of welfare state. Through unique studies of Germany, the ...
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Happiness and Economics: How the Economy and Institutions Affect Human Well ...

Bruno S. Frey, Alois Stutzer - Business & Economics - 2002 - 220 pages
This text establishes the link between happiness and economics and happiness and democracy. The guide demonstrates how micro- and macro-economic systems in the form of income ...
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Imagine There's No Country: Poverty, Inequality, and Growth in the Era of ...

Surjit S. Bhalla - Business & Economics - 2002 - 248 pages
This comprehensive study firmly debunks several popular myths, such as the belief that globalization has resulted in lower overall growth rates for poor countries. Through ...
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Footloose Labour: Working in India's Informal Economy

Jan Breman - Business & Economics - 1996 - 278 pages
This penetrating anthropological study of India's working poor examines the lives of migrant workers from two villages in south Gujarat who depend on casual work. It reveals ...
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The East in the West

Jack Goody - Business & Economics - 1996 - 295 pages
A provocative, wide-ranging study which challenges our assumptions about Eastern 'backwardness'.
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