India 4nd South Asia: Economic Developments in the Age of Globalization (Repost)
Anjum Siddiqui, &quotIndia 4nd South Asia: Economic Developments in the Age of Globalization&quot
2006 | pages: 449 | ISBN: 0765614529 | PDF | 5,3 mb
South Asia has become a maj08r center of attention on the w08rld stage with the U.S. military involvement in Afghanistan since 9/11, the ongoing concern over Islamic fundamentalism in Pakistan, 4nd Indias emergence as a regional economic power. In addition, the age-old problems of South Asia - mass poverty, po08r infrastructure, misgovernance, rampant c08rruption, political uncertainty, 4nd regional wars - add to the increased interest in the region. Inc08rp08rating the most current inf08rmation available, the expert international contribut08rs to this h4ndbook examine the economies 4nd geo-political developments of India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, 4nd Bhutan. They focus on three c08re areas of imp08rtance: trade 4nd development in the post-WTO era of globalization macroeconomic adjustment 4nd economic growth 4nd poverty, governance, the war on terr08r, 4nd social indicat08rs. With its cutting edge analysis, the h4ndbook is an essential reference f08r all students, researchers, 4nd practitioners dealing with the region.