Development Studies

International Political Economy: Understanding Global Disorder

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Academic and Reference Books
Economics and Finance
International Relations and Security Studies
Bangladesh Studies
Development Studies
Language: 
English
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350
ISBN: 
984 051 305 2
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The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1996
Number of Pages: 
152
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The collapse of the Berlin Wall triggered the geopolitical transition to a post-Cold War world. Far from ushering in a new world order of progress and peace, humanity finds itself confronted by new conflicts, new sources of insecurity and a highly unpredictable future.

Subregionalism in Asia: ASEAN and SAARC Experience

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Academic and Reference Books
International Relations and Security Studies
South Asian Studies
Development Studies
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English
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400
ISBN: 
984 051 617 5
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The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2001
Number of Pages: 
254
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The book presents a three-part study of the new geo-economic model of growth in Asia, namely, subregional cooperation. Part I deals with ASEAN Growth Triangle, with the hindsight of similar efforts in southern China. Conceptually, it views ASEAN's model for subregional growth as modified structuralism that is supported by appropriate vision and followed by serious efforts to make operational a blueprint of action towards cooperative security/interdependent development.

Collected Works: Regional Cooperation for Development in South Asia (Volume I)

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Academic and Reference Books
International Relations and Security Studies
South Asian Studies
Development Studies
Urban and Regional Planning URP
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English
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300
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978 984 506 001 1
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Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2011
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178
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Volume I contains the Swadesh Bose’s pioneering contribution to regional economic cooperation submitted as a PhD dissertation to the University of Cambridge. In this volume he lays out a rigorous analysis of the prospects and hopes for mutually beneficial trade and economic cooperation between all the countries of South Asia.

Human development in South Asia 2002: Agriculture and Rural Development

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Academic and Reference Books
International Relations and Security Studies
South Asian Studies
Education and Pedagogy
Development Studies
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English
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475
ISBN: 
984 05 1660 4
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The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2003
Number of Pages: 
238
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Mahbub ul Haq Human Development Centre’s 2002 Report on Agriculture and Rural Development underlines the imperative of focusing on a human centred agricultural development in South Asia. as agriculture is the backbone of.South Asia’s economy and source of livelihood of two-thirds of South Asia’s population. Despite South Asia’s stunning performance in agriculture during the Green Revolution, the region still hosts some half-a-billioii poor people of the world.

Historical Roots of Industrial Entrepreneurship in India and Japan: A Comparative Interpretation

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Academic and Reference Books
International Relations and Security Studies
South Asian Studies
History
Development Studies
Language: 
English
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375
ISBN: 
984 05 1410 5
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1997
Number of Pages: 
162
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This book is a significant contribution to the literature on comparative entrepreneurship. Studies in this area are few and far between. Still fewer are works dealing with historical experiences of different societies in the realm of entrepreneurship. A cross-national analysis with focus on a long time horizon should most likely provide a deeper understanding of the phenomenon. This is what this book does. Another and the principal purpose of this work is to comprehend the essential dynamics of Indian Business behavior.

Development through Decentralization in Bangladesh - Evidence and Perspectives

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Administration and public policy
Bangladesh Studies
State and Governance
Development Studies
Language: 
English
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250
ISBN: 
984 05 1271 4
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1984
Number of Pages: 
108
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The book is based on the findings of a survey conducted in 1990 of four erstwhile upazilas in the districts of Patuakhali and Barguna in Bangladesh. The original study was commissioned by the Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA) culminating in a research report. Although the decentralized system of local government in the form of upazila parishads no longer exists in the country, the contents of the book should be relevant to policy reforms for the local government.

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