Global issues for global citizens : an introduction to key development challenges

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  • Creator Vinay Bhargava, editor
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Washington, D.C. : World Bank, [2006] ©2006
  • Physical Details
    • xxix, 456 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 0821367315, 9780821367315, 0821367323, 9780821367322
  • OCLC ocm70708085

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Introduction to global issues / Vinay Bhargava -- Poverty and inequality / Puman Chuhan -- Search for stability in an integrated global financial system / Stijn Claessens -- Development aid : key to balanced global development / Putman Chuhan, Vinay Bhargava -- Debt relief, debt sustainability, and growth in low-income countries / Sona Varma -- Globalizing with their feet, the opportunities and costs of international migration / Ian Goldin -- Trade reform and the Doha development agenda / Kym Anderson, John D. Nash -- Challenge of food security : strategies to reduce global hunger and malnutrition / Kevin Cleaver, Nwanze Ikidegbe, Erwin De Nys -- Diseases without borders : coping with communicable disease / Jayshree Balachander -- Securing the future through education : a tide to lift all boats / Ruth Kagia -- Hunger, malnutrition, and human development / Meera Shekar, Y-Kyoung Lee -- Confronting climate change / Ian Noble, Robert T. Watson -- Toward a sustainable energy future / Jamal Saghir, Kyran O'Sullivan -- y Calming global waters : managing a finite resource in a growing world / Claudia Sadoff, Karin Kemper, David Grey -- Toward a sustainable management of world fisheries and aquaculture / Kieran Kelleher, Michael L. Weber -- Sustaining the world's forests : managing competing demands for a vital resource / by the World Bank Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development Forests Team -- Development in the crossfire : conflict prevention and postconflict reconstruction / Kazuhie Kuroda -- Curing the cancer of corruption / United States economic and social system : an organization in the midst of change / Oscar Avalle, Gaspard Curioni -- Role of the international financial institutions in addressing global issues / Global compacts : building a better world for all / Vinay Bhargava, Asli Gurkan
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