International Journal of Development Issues: Volume 12 Issue 3


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Private virtues, public vices: social norms and corruption

Stephen Mark Rosenbaum, Stephan Billinger, Nils Stieglitz

Corruption has traditionally been associated with an absence of pro-social norms such as trust and altruism. This paper challenges this view by examining market corruption…

Globalization and Africa: implications for human development

Asongu Simplice

The purpose of this paper is to assess the effects of trade and financial globalization on human development in 52 African countries using updated data (1996-2010) and a…

Economic self-reliance and China's development: changing perspectives

Clem Tisdell

The achievement of self-reliance (zi li geng sheng: “regeneration through one's own efforts”) is an important Chinese goal. Mao Zedong's approach to achieving this goal…

Transnational organized crime (TOC) and the relationship to good governance in the Caribbean: Transnational organized crime democracy (TOCD)

Miguel Goede

– The purpose of this article is to discuss transnational organized crime (TOC) and the relationship to good governance in the Caribbean.

Socio-spatial occupation, conflict and humanitarian assistance for Bororo cross-border migrants in east Cameroon

Ngambouk Vitalis Pemunta, Atock Brice Aristide

This paper aims to examine the socio-political factors and the influence of spatial reconfiguration and transformation orchestrated by the forceful migration of Bororo…

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