International Journal of Development Issues: Volume 4 Issue 2


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Challenges of sustainable development under globalisation

Jeffrey D. Sachs

The paper asks a basic question: Is there any room for more growth on the globalising world that takes into account the budget constraints of ecosystems and the planet's…

Irrigation management transfer in Lao PDR: Issues and prospects

Sari Jusi, Maarit Virtanen

Water resources development plays a central role in reducing poverty and achieving sustainable economic growth in Laos. The development of irrigation is vital for the…

Economic growth and institutional change

Richard Grabowski

Economists have recently emphasized the role which institutional change plays in the process of economic growth and development. Focusing on the behavior of the state…

Between neo‐Iiberalism and post‐imperialist land and Agrarian reforms: The South African case

Ward Anseeuw

Land and agrarian reforms were main promises of the ANC during its ascension to power: the objective was to redistribute 30% of the land within 5 years after the end of…

High inflation episode of 1996–97 and the Bulgarian currency board

Stacic Beck, Jeffrey B. Miller, Mohsen M. Saad

Why did inflation fall so dramatically after the establishment of a currency board in Bulgaria in 1997? The establishment of the currency board was the response to a very…

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