Financing Development

Global Development Finance 2004  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Jan. 10, 2017
Global Development Finance 2004

Global Development Finance 2004: Harnessing Cyclical Gains for Development by World Bank
English | Apr. 19, 2004 | ISBN: 0821357409 | 252 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

The external financing environment facing developing countries has brightened. In 2003, as global growth gained momentum, private capital flows to developing countries increased to $200 billion–their highest level in five years.
Nuclear Energy Complexes in Russia and Kazakhstan: Prospects for Development and Cooperation

"Nuclear Energy Complexes in Russia and Kazakhstan: Prospects for Development and Cooperation" by Evgeny Vinokurov
EDB Industry Report
EDB | 2008 | ISBN: n/a | 28 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Kazakhstan has plans to develop its own nuclear power industry and is likely to base this on 300 MW Russian-Kazakh reactors and, in the longer-term, 1000 MW Westinghouse reactors. The ability to secure this capital from international and national development banks rests entirely upon the nuclear energy industry’s potential for development, innovation, diversification and integration.

Planning, Connecting, and Financing Cities -- Now: Priorities for City Leaders  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Feb. 22, 2017
Planning, Connecting, and Financing Cities -- Now: Priorities for City Leaders

Planning, Connecting, and Financing Cities – Now: Priorities for City Leaders by The World Bank
English | Jan. 21, 2013 | ISBN: 0821398393 | 131 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

This report provides Mayors and other policymakers with a policy framework and diagnostic tools to anticipate and implement strategies that can avoid their cities from locking into irreversible physical and social structures. At the core of the policy framework are the three main dimensions of urban development.

Intellectual Property and Financing Strategies for Technology Startups  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Feb. 22, 2017
Intellectual Property and Financing Strategies for Technology Startups

Intellectual Property and Financing Strategies for Technology Startups by Gerald B. Halt Jr.
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319492160 | 256 Pages | PDF | 2.94 MB
Sustainable Tourism with Web Resource: Business Development, Operations, and Management

Carol Patterson, "Sustainable Tourism with Web Resource: Business Development, Operations, and Management"
English | ISBN: 1450460038 | 2015 | 224 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Global Development Finance 2012: External Debt of Developing Countries  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Feb. 21, 2017
Global Development Finance 2012: External Debt of Developing Countries

Global Development Finance 2012: External Debt of Developing Countries by World Bank
English | Dec. 14, 2011 | ISBN: 0821389971 | 348 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Global Development Finance 2012: External Debt of Developing Countries is a continuation of the World Bank’s publications Global Development Finance, Volume II (1997 through 2009) and the earlier World Debt Tables (1973 through 1996). As in previous years, GDF 2012 provides statistical tables showing the external debt of 129 developing countries that report public and publicly guaranteed external debt to the World Bank’s Debtor Reporting System (DRS). It also includes tables of key debt ratios for individual reporting countries and the composition of external debt stocks and flows for individual reporting countries and regional and income groups along with some graphical presentations.
Reducing Inequality for Shared Growth in China: Strategy and Policy Options for Guangdong Province (Directions in Development)

Reducing Inequality for Shared Growth in China: Strategy and Policy Options for Guangdong Province (Directions in Development) by The World Bank
English | Dec. 7, 2010 | ISBN: 0821384848 | 396 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

Guangdong, a province of over 93 million residents, is located on the southern coast of China, boarding with Hong Kong, China. As China’s powerhouse for economic growth and a pioneer of reform and opening up, Guangdong has maintained an annual average GDP growth rate of 13.7 percent over the past three decades. Its historical achievements notwithstanding, Guangdong witnessed increased inequality and regional disparity.

Global Development Horizons 2011: Multipolarity - The New Global Economy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 27, 2017
Global Development Horizons 2011: Multipolarity - The New Global Economy

Global Development Horizons 2011: Multipolarity - The New Global Economy
English | June 13, 2011 | ISBN: 0821386921 | 184 Pages | PDF | 10 MB

Transition to a new world order with more diffuse distribution of economic power is under way. This first edition of a new World Bank flagship report, 'Global Development Horizons 2011', focuses on three major international economic trends: the shift in the balance of global growth from developed to emerging economies, the rise of emerging-market firms as a force in global business, and the evolution of the international monetary system toward a multicurrency regime.

Sustaining Global Growth and Development: G7 and IMF Governance (Global Finance)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Jan. 23, 2017
Sustaining Global Growth and Development: G7 and IMF Governance (Global Finance)

Sustaining Global Growth and Development: G7 and IMF Governance (Global Finance) by Michele Fratianni
English | Sep. 28, 2003 | ISBN: 0754635295 | 364 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Sustaining Global Growth and Development focuses on the new challenges for sustaining growth in the twenty-first century and the role of the G7 and IMF in meeting these challenges amidst the new processes of regionalism now emerging.

Financing Higher Education and Economic Development in East Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 12, 2017
Financing Higher Education and Economic Development in East Asia

Financing Higher Education and Economic Development in East Asia by Shiro Armstrong
English | Nov. 30, 2011 | ISBN: 1921666625 | 290 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

This volume addresses important issues to do with access to higher education and different models of its financing in the East Asia region. It is enriched by diverse perspectives from vastly different starting points and by the historical and institutional settings in the region.