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The Invisible Handcuffs of Capitalism: How Market Tyranny Stifles the Economy by Stunting Workers

By: Michael Perelman

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109168

ISBN: 9789350021651

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 360. View more info

Urbanization and Growth: Commission on Growth and Development

By: Michael Spence, Patricia Clarke Annez And Robert M. Buckley (Eds.)

Price: $43.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 701768

ISBN: 8131603334

Condition: New

Why is productivity higher in cities? — Does urbanization cause growth or does growth cause urbanization? — Do countries achieve rapid growth or high incomes without urbanization? — How can policy makers reap the benefits of urbanization without paying too high a cost? — Does supporting urbanization imply neglecting rural areas? — Why do so few governments welcome urbanization? — What should governments do to improve housing conditions in cities as they urbanize? — Are innovations in housing finance a blessing or a curse for developing countries? — How will governments f... View more info

The Last Phase in the Transformation of Capitalism

By: Michal Kalecki

Price: $4.87

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109147

ISBN: 9789350021439

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 128. View more info

Productivity in the Organised Manufacturing Sector in India

By: Mihir Kumar Pal

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2002

Seller ID: 701021

ISBN: 8170229782

Condition: New

The performance of the manufacturing sector of the Indian economy was particularly dismal during the second half of the sixties and the whole of the seventies. There was a break from this trend during the eighties though the performance during the eighties was by no means superlative. The reason for this performance has bee intensively researched. This book examines productivity and other related issues for the Indian manufacturing sector. The prevailing opinion seems to be that technological progress during the seventies was very low, if at all positive. Also, it has been argued that there wa... View more info

Development in Developing Economies

By: Mihir Kumar Pal & Sebak Kumar Jana (Eds.)

Price: $30.15

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2012

Seller ID: 700899

ISBN: 8180698408

Condition: New

This study on economic development is prerequisite to understand the nature and causes of poverty and backwardness in developing countries. The challenge of development economics lies in the formulation, of economic theory and in the application of policy to reach the goals of development. Though the struggle for economic development continues unabated by developing economies, prudent economic policies are urgently needed for the attainment of their developmental goals. The present volume highlights some important contemporary issues of development both theoretically and empirically. The broad... View more info

Economic Survey 2015-16, 2 Vols

By: Ministry of Finance & Government of India

Price: $21.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108456

ISBN: 0199469288

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 576. View more info

State of the Urban Poor Report 2015: Gender and Urban Poverty

By: Ministry of Housing, Urban Poverty Alleviation & Om Prakash Mathur

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2016

Seller ID: 900566

ISBN: 0199466718

Condition: New

Economic growth and gender equality are positively correlated. Although gender issues have been widely debated in the context of urbanization and urban poverty alleviation policy framework, it has yet to be addressed perceptibly. Encapsulating insightful policy recommendations exclusively on urban poverty and gender issues is necessary for successful implementation of existing programmes, alongside keeping tabs on emerging issues. This edition of the State of the Urban Poor Report focuses on gender and urban poverty. It has been envisaged keeping in mind the critical need to examine gender iss... View more info

Microfinance and Rural Development: Role of Self Help Group

By: Mithilesh Kumar Jha

Price: $52.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2012

Seller ID: 700831

ISBN: 8180698556

Condition: New

This book covers all the aspects of Microfinance, Microcredit and SHGs. Organisation, Function, delivery and recovery methods of Microfinance are discussed here in worldwide contexts, with the latest theory of rural development and its implication method is unique. It explains the present problems of the microfinance and its solutions. The role of NABARD to foster the microfinance and rural development through SHGs adds special feature in the book. It candidly deals the various approaches to rural developments, namely Gandhian Approach, Planning Commissions Approach, PURA Approach, Panchayati ... View more info

Central Asia: Economy, Environment and Culture

By: Mohammad Shafi

Price: $11.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Rawat Publications: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032089

ISBN: 8131600602

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 224. View more info

Emerging Indian Multinationals: Strategic Players in a Multipolar World

By: Mohan Thite, Adrian Wilkinson & Pawan Budhwar (EDS)

Price: $18.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2016

Seller ID: 900562

ISBN: 0199466467

Based on comparative data and interviews with over 90 senior managerial personnel from Indian multinationals, this book provides a comprehensive picture of the emerging multinational firms from India in terms of their internationalization process, competitive advantages, approach to global markets, and future outlook. PRINTED PAGES: 400. View more info

Forecasting Occupational Structure in A Developing Economy: A Case Study of India

By: Moneer Alam

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1985

Seller ID: 700949

ISBN: 8170221064

Condition: New

Some of the recent projections of manpower requirements have relied on the assumption that the structure of employment by occupations will remain fixed over the entire period of projections. Using Indian data, the author of this book has shown that this is an implausible assumption, and the projections based on such assumptions are likely to be erroneous. The author, therefore, suggests to develop a methodology of manpower forecasting which accounts for the inter-temporal variations in the structure of employment. It is further argued that such a methodology would also be helpful for planning ... View more info

The Oxford Handbook of International Commercial Policy

By: Mordechai E. Kreinin and Michael G. Plummer (eds)

Price: $141.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037226

ISBN: 0195378040

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 429. View more info

Objectives of Planning in India and Other Essays: Some Writings of Murarji J. Vaidya

By: Murarji J. Vaidya

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bombay, India, Popular Prakashan: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039914

Condition: Very Good

Printed Pages: 168. Chipped dust-jacket. View more info

India's Tryst With BT Cotton Learning from the Decade

By: N. Lalitha & P.K. Viswanathan (Eds.)

Price: $43.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2015

Seller ID: 700974

ISBN: 9789351251088

Condition: New

This volume is quite unique and timely in terms of consolidating some of the most recent theoretical, R&D as well as empirical analyses of the performance outcomes and farm level responses. It is also timely as it unfolds the debate on the wider adoption of Bt technology, which addresses some of the apprehensions that prevail over the GM crop varieties. The volume provides a holistic perspective on the state of Bt cotton technology in India, in terms of presenting the institutional, R&D, policy regimes and regulatory environments, that are seemingly inadequate to address the veracity of challe... View more info

Rural Industrial Management

By: N. Meenakshisundaram

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2006

Seller ID: 701032

ISBN: 818069352X

Condition: New

This compendium of twenty-one papers attempt to address wide-ranging issues pertaining to the management of rural industries including khadi and village industries, coir, handicrafts, handloom and seri-culture, with special reference to India. Explaining the concept of rural industries, the contributors discuss at length the government policy towards rural industries, export of handloom products, quality control, input-output analysis, human resource management, communication, capital budgeting, profitability analysis and environment. printed Pages: Printed pages: 232. View more info

Microfinance India: A State of the Sector Report 2008

By: N. Srinivasan

Price: $17.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028522

ISBN: 8178299461

Condition: New

Microfinance India: State of the Sector Report, 2008 is a part of a series of annual reports on the microfinance sector in India which seeks to document developments, clarify issues, publicise studies, stimulate research, identify policy choices, generate understanding and enhance support for the sector. It is a comprehensive one-stop document that provides the latest data and a holistic view of the sector, combines analysis and description and integrates a variety of topics hitherto treated separately. The book highlights recent developments in Self Help Groups (SHGs) and SHG Bank Linkage Pr... View more info

Microfinance India: A State of the Sector Report 2009

By: N. Srinivasan

Price: $17.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031074

ISBN: 8132102983

Condition: New

Microfinance India: State of the Sector Report 2009 is an annual publication on the microfinance sector in India brought out by ACCESS Development Services. Through an insightfully analytical approach, it documents trends, assesses issues, disseminates information on important developments, identifies themes for research and discusses policy options for the sector in India. It provides a comprehensive account of the complexities pertaining to the growth of the sector in the country and its operational climate. While the previous State of the Sector Report gave an account of the shifts and mov... View more info

State of Rural Finance in India: An Assessment

By: N. Srinivasan

Price: $23.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 900564

ISBN: 0199464847

Condition: New

PRINTED PAGES: 176. View more info

Elsevier's Dictionary of Economics, Business, Finance and Law: Russian-English, 2 Vols.

By: N.G. Rakipov

Price: $315.00

Publisher: Elsevier: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028207

ISBN: 0444821589

Condition: New

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Contractual Employment in Indian Labour Market

By: N.M.P. Verma & I.C. Awasthi (Eds.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2010

Seller ID: 700892

ISBN: 8180696987

Condition: New

This compendium of twenty-five papers, presented at a national seminar, held at Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow, attempts to analyze the emerging patterns of contractual employment in Indian labour market.Giving a conceptual overview of contractual employment, the contributors discuss at length the problems and consequences of contractual labour relating to wages, industrial relations and other aspects. They also deal with the existing legal safety measures as well as required socio-economic changes for contractual labour. Printed Pages: 485. View more info

Integrated Nutrient Supply Management System

By: N.P. Singh

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2002

Seller ID: 700980

ISBN: 9788170229773`

Condition: New

Integrated Plant Nutrient Supply System proceeding is the compilation of the articles and thoughts generated by the experts from various fields in the regional seminar. Printed Pages: 176. View more info

Energy Resources and Economic Development: A Study of Rajasthan

By: N.R. Kaswan

Price: $8.30

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1992

Seller ID: 700923

ISBN: 8170223873

Condition: New

Energy Resources and Economic Development of Rajasthan provides readers with an introduction to the energy resources in general and electrical energy in particular. It contributes to the development of an understanding of the workings of power sector, to a knowledge of its spatio-temporal structure. The aim of this volume is to present a systematic account of sectoral and areal differentiation of power supply in the area under study. The book explores the relationship between energy resources and economic development of Rajasthan. Attention is focused on the energy network pattern, growth and ... View more info

Economic Implications of the Size of Nations with Special Reference to Lebanon

By: Nadim G. Khalaf

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Leiden, The Netherlands, E.J. Brill: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004972

Condition: Very Good

Printed Pages: 275. View more info

Reflective Shadows: Political Economy of World Bank Lending to India

By: Nagesh Prabhu

Price: $27.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2016

Seller ID: 900557

ISBN: 0199466823

India, one of the founding members of the World Bank, is also the Bank’s single largest borrower since its inception. There are natural curiosities to know how the relationship between the two has evolved through fluctuations in India’s political and economic scenario. Has the World Bank’s work in India aligned itself with the country’s own developmental agenda—facilitating or impeding the nation’s progress? Based on years of grassroots-level experience in political processes, Nagesh Prabhu charts out a comprehensive assessment of various facets of this relationship. This book exam... View more info

Value Management in Professions: Present Scenario, Future Strategies

By: Nalin K. Shastree, B.R. Dugar & J.P.N. Misra and A.K. Dhar ( Eds.)

Price: $30.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2006

Seller ID: 701066

ISBN: 8180693414

Condition: New

This compendium of 38 papers attempts to explore various possibilities which can contribute in developing a consensus for realizing value affirmation in different professions. It has chosen a comprehensive thematic range covering values in social life, teaching profession, education and business management. This intellectual endeavour operates not only to activate the affective domain of a person but also makes a serious attempt to energies various facets of human consciousness with a view to develop an atmosphere charged with a commitment for value affirmation. Printed Pages: 380. View more info

FDI and Economic Growth in India

By: Narayan Sethi & Sanhita Sucharita (Authors)

Price: $38.99

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2013

Seller ID: 701739

ISBN: 8131605906

Condition: New

The gains from FDI inflows are unquestionable as it contributes to economic growth through an increase in productivity by providing new investments, better technologies and managerial skills to the host country. While the trade liberalization facilitates economic growth through efficiency in production by utilizing the abundant factors of production more effectively and absorbing better technologies from advanced countries on the one hand, it may harm the growth process through various forms of macro-economic instability and balance of payments crisis, on the other. Thus, it is a challenge for... View more info

Shifting Cultivation in India: A Tribal Livelihood Alternative

By: Narendra Kumar Rath

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2015

Seller ID: 701043

ISBN: 9789351251152

Condition: New

The book deals with the Shifting Cultivation practice followed in 75 countries of the world. It has outlined the studies made in India as well as in Odisha State. The book is based up on the study conducted through field works in 12 villages of 7 blocks of Koraput region consisting of four districts, i.e. Koraput, Nabarangpur, Malkangiri and Rayagada. The findings of the study reveal that around 30 per cent of the tribal population of Koraput region were dependent on shifting cultivation and they cannot be deprived of their podu land until some viable alternative means of livelihood are provid... View more info

Economics of Fisheries in North East India: Opportunities and Challenges

By: Nath Kaju

Price: $38.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2016

Seller ID: 700914

ISBN: 9789351251507

Condition: New

The North Eastern Region of India has vast untapped potential for fisheries in terms of many rivers, streams, flood plain wetlands, lakes, ponds, etc. This region is considered as one of the hot spots of freshwater fish biodiversity in the world. These water resources harbour 258 fish species belonging to 21 families and 76 genera. In addition to it paddy-cum-fish cultivation is an important component of fisheries, in general, and culture fisheries in particular of the region. Keeping this view this book examines the productivity of fisheries, resource-use efficiency, livelihood options, as we... View more info

Economics and Nature: Essays in Balance, Complementarity and Harmony

By: Navin Doshi & Ravi Batra (Frwd)

Price: $8.48

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100502

ISBN: 8124606242

Condition: New

The book, adopting a fresh approach, addresses the economic travails in the contemporary global scenario and presents a search for solutions to the economic quagmire based on arguments relying on common sense and understanding of human nature. It analyses the views of thinkers and economists including Kautilya of the ancient India, ideas of John Maynard Keynes and Milton Friedman, and other highly acclaimed economic theories to discuss ideal economic concepts. Looking at the past for economic wisdom and taking clue from the laws of nature which ensures that imbalances do not persist for long, ... View more info

Micro-credit, Poverty and Empowerment: Linking the Triad

By: Neera Burra, Joy Deshmukh-Ranadive, and Ranjani K. Murthy (eds)

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028526

ISBN: 0761933662

Condition: New

Two persistent problems that affect a significant portion of Indian women are poverty and violation of their human rights. In recent years, micro-credit has come to be viewed as a vital tool to ameliorate both conditions. However, there are few studies in the Indian context which test the validity of the assumption that there is a linear link between micro-credit, poverty reduction and women`s empowerment. This important and thought provoking volume brings together revealing case studies of micro-credit interventions made by six non-governmental and quasi-governmental bodies in five states of ... View more info

Essays on Contemporary Indian Economy

By: Neeraj Jain

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108909

ISBN: 9789350024102

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 288. View more info

Geography of a Himalayan Kingdom: Bhutan

By: Neil Fraser & Anima Bhattacharya and Bimalendu Bhattacharya (Authors)

Price: $23.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2001

Seller ID: 700957

ISBN: 8170228875

Condition: New

Geography of Himalayan Kingdom Bhutan deals with the quintessential physical and social (cultural) resources of the country in developmental perspective. It begins with a brief history that unfolds recorded and conjectural facts about the past and also the development in recent times. This old Asian country being locked between two great neighbours, India and China, in the main has come to the limelight of global interest with the active effort of India. Subsequent chapters highlight all round economic progress through Five Year Plans, health and education policies and social characteristics o... View more info

Economic Principles in the Vedic Tradition

By: Nicholas Kazanas

Price: $7.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035678

ISBN: 817742100X

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 88. View more info

Stock Exchange in India

By: Nidhi Singh

Price: $16.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Raj Publications: 2014

Seller ID: 110897

ISBN: 9789382281290

Condition: New

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Imperialism and World Economy

By: Nikolai Bukharin

Price: $4.87

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109214

ISBN: 9789350020395

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 176. View more info

Solutions for the World's Biggest Problems: Costs and Benefits

By: Njorn Lomborg (ed.)

Price: $12.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023168

ISBN: 0521733146

Condition: New

The world has many pressing problems. Thanks to the efforts of governments, NGOs, and individual activists there is no shortage of ideas for resolving them. However, even if all governments were willing to spend more money on solving the problems, we cannot do it all at once. We have to prioritize; and in order to do this we need a better sense of the costs and benefits of each ‘solution’. This book offers a rigorous overview of twenty-three of the world’s biggest problems relating to the environment, governance, economics, and health and population. Leading economists provide a short su... View more info

Socio-Economic Transformation of Scheduled Castes in Uttar Pradesh: A Geographical Analysis

By: Noor Mohammad

Price: $11.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2006

Seller ID: 701050

ISBN: 8180692507

Condition: New

Scheduled castes constitute about one-sixth of the total population of India with a lot of spatio-temporal variations ranging from almost negligible to as high as 29 per cent of the total population of the state. Prior to independence and even sometimes later, they had been the poorest of the poor and socially and economically most backward castes of the country. But after independence they are going under social and economic change both in rural and urban areas. Their attitude towards society and social values and norms has undergone a change. They are gradually not only accepting but have al... View more info

Federal Finance: An Alternative Basis for Allocation of Resources

By: O.P. Chopra

Price: $10.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1985

Seller ID: 700936

ISBN: 817022117X

Condition: New

Are states justified in their claim that the transfer of resources to them has been inadequate. Is it true that some of the states have been discriminated against in the matter of allocation of resources out of the divisible pool. Is there any secular pattern in the process of discrimination experienced by such states Or, has the inadequate transfer at one point in time been compensated by excess transfer at other's point's in time Can we evolve a criterion to identify states that have been discriminated against in (a) the absolute sense and (b) in the relative sense: Can we make a conjecture ... View more info

Convertible Debentures/Bonds: Experience of Indian Private Corporate Sector

By: O.P. Goyal

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1988

Seller ID: 105690

ISBN: 8121200415

Condition: New

This study incorporates the outline of the most conducive theoretical and operative framework needed for encouraging the corporate sector to make use of the debentures on a continual basis for the purpose of gathering required funds.Printed Pages: 463. View more info

International Economics

By: O.S. Shrivastava

Price: $62.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2012

Seller ID: 700981

ISBN: 8180697908

Condition: New

This book was first published in 1985. Thereafter it was revised six times. This is 2011 edition. This book has been tailor-made for the students of M.A. and M.Phil. Economics. It not only covers the latest UGC syllabus of 2002 but also all the variants of all the Universities of India. We have so arranged the units of this book that there is more or less equal loading of the units. The topics relating to the commercial policies (tariffs, quotas, devaluation, subsidies, exchange rates management, exchange control, protection, etc.) have now become less relevant in the sense that the world has ... View more info

Making Money: The Philosophy of Crisis Capitalism

By: Ole Bjerg

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 2015

Seller ID: 101416

ISBN: 9789384463489

Condition: New

What is money? Where does it come from? Who makes it? And how can we understand the current state of our economy as a crisis of money itself? This book turns these questions into a matter of philosophical analysis rather than an economic one. Applying the thought of Slavoj Zizek and other scholars to mainstream economic literature Bjerg provides a radical new way of looking at the mysterious stuff we use to buy things. It is a theory unfolded in reflections on the nature of monetary phenomena such as financial markets banks debt credit derivatives gold risk value price interests and arbitrage.... View more info

Understanding Urban Poverty in India: Experiences from Mumbai

By: Olivier Brito & Aditya Singh (Eds.)

Price: $33.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2014

Seller ID: 702032

ISBN: 8131606228

Condition: New

Over the past 20 years researchers focusing on poverty have acknowledged the need for more comprehensive approaches to poverty combining the rigour of quantitative methods and reflexivity of qualitative approaches. The present book, which offers a portrait of poverty in the city of Mumbai through a wide spectrum of social sciences – from economics to population studies and feminist epistemology – is aimed at getting a better grasp on some of the actions that could be taken to tackle urban poverty. Besides providing insights into the contours of poverty, this is a good illustration of how t... View more info

The Political Economy of Pakistan 1947-85

By: Omar Noman

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, UK, KPI: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006884

ISBN: 0-703-0211-8

Condition: Fine

Printed Pages: 231. View more info

India Infrastructure Report 2013 | 14: The Road to Universal Health Coverage

By: Orient BlackSwan/IDFC Foundation

Price: $16.60

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2014

Seller ID: 101808

ISBN: 8125056106

Condition: New

The Indian population today has little or no access to good quality healthcare at affordable prices. Not surprisingly, on several of the basic health indicators India ranks amongst the lowest in the world. The health crisis is aggravated by a rising incidence of chronic and non-infectious diseases. The public health system is in jeopardy, due to decades of appallingly low public investments; inadequate and antiquated infrastructure; severe shortage of human resources; and inadequacies in government policies. Failed public health systems have forced people to turn to the private sector, which i... View more info

Institutions: The Economic Approach

By: P D Hajela

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Shimla, Indian Institute of Advanced Studies: 2002

Seller ID: 901312

ISBN: 8179860183

Printed Pages: 34. View more info

Micro-Finance and Disaster Risk Reduction

By: P. G. Dhar Chakrabarti & Mihir R. Bhatt (Eds)

Price: $12.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104457

ISBN: 8187966548

Condition: New

1.Micro-Finance for Tsunami Recovery 2Rashtriya Mahila Kosh as Apex Service Provider 3Why Sanghamitra is Different 4.Kalanjiam Model of DHAN Foundation 5.Swayam Programme in Andaman & Nicobar Islands 6.SEWA Jeevika Experience 7.Making Micro-Finance Work for the Victims of the Tsunami 8.Micro-Finance Srvices for Disaster Risk Management 9.Experience from Philippines 10Transffering Risk Through Micro-Insurace 11.Invest to Prevent Disaster.Printed Pages: 240. View more info

Bihar Agriculture: A Perspective

By: P.C. Bansil

Price: $55.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2011

Seller ID: 700874

ISBN: 8180697436

Condition: New

This book examines agricultural perspectives in Bihar and comes up with the conclusion that this State which has shown an annual growth rate of over 11 per cent in Agriculture GDP during the last 5 years, has the potential of taking its place of pride as the forerunner of Second Green Revolution. The book is divided into 14 chapters. First 7 chapters undertake a critical analysis of the present ground situation for a proper understanding of the emerging issues success stories and failures with reasons in each case. The next 4 chapters Input Management, Research and Extension, Infrastructure an... View more info

Economics of Agriculture and Allied Aspects: Micro Indicators and Planning (Volume-1)

By: P.C. Bansil

Price: $113.85

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2014

Seller ID: 700912

ISBN: 9789351250173

Condition: New

This volume one in the - series Economics of Agriculture and Allied Sectors – covers two Chapters Micro Indicators and Planning. Besides providing all types of essential data series under the two heads, both the Chapters contain valuable discussion notes directly/ indirectly related to the subject matter in each case. One of the speciality of Chapter one is to have international picture about the various types of indices, including HDI, Wealth Index, Human Poverty Index, Happy Planet Index, Global Peace Index Gender Related Dev. Index, Happiness Index and Corruption Index etc., International... View more info

Poverty Mapping in Rajasthan

By: P.C. Bansil

Price: $30.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2007

Seller ID: 701018

ISBN: 8180693341

Condition: New

This book makes an attempt to develop a composite Index of Human Poverty in Rajasthan. It analyses the location specific causes of poverty in the state, using both district-wise secondary data and primary data collected through an extensive household survey. The study seeks not only to identify who are poor and where they are concentrated, but also why the poor people stay poor, at macro and micro levels. The book will be useful for policy makers, researchers and development workers. Printed pages: 366. View more info

Game of Budgeting and Human Behaviour

By: P.C. Jain

Price: $22.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1989

Seller ID: 700951

ISBN: 8170222451

Condition: New

This studies on budgeting, which have been carried out by academics in recent years tend in varying degrees to stress the accounting techniques and process Processes involved. At the other extreme there are behavioural studies dealing with the impact of budgets on people. The present study is an attempt to fill the gap between the two extremes by introducing the concept of play in the game of budget motivation. The problem posed is How to live with the budgets and yet be motivated by them. The author has found that both motivation and job satisfaction of a budgetee are positively affected when... View more info