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States of the Indian Economy: Towards a Larger Constituency for Second Generation Economic Reforms

By: Amir Ullah Khan

Price: $13.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028533

ISBN: 0761935916

Condition: New


India today occupies the centre stage in the global arena, and economists the world-over are bullish on india`s unprecedented economic growth in the last ten years and it growth prospects for the future. The large pool of human capital—a young, talented and well-educated workforce—is one of the major drivers of economic growth in the country. Rapid strides in knowledge-based industries, especially information technology, rejuvenation of the manufacturing sector, rev... View more info

From Asian to Global Financial Crisis: An Asian Regulator's View of Unfettered Finance in the 1900s and 2000s

By: Andrew Sheng

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033172

ISBN: 052116821X

Condition: New


This is a unique insider account of the new world of unfettered finance. The author, an Asian regulator, examines how old mindsets, market fundamentalism, loose monetary policy, carry trade, lax supervision, greed, cronyism, and financial engineering caused both the Asian crisis of the late 1990s and the global crisis of 2008?009. This book shows how the Japanese zero interest rate policy to fight deflation helped create the carry trade that generated bubbles in Asia who... View more info

Interest Rates and Coupon Bonds in Quantum Finance

By: Belal E. Baaquie

Price: $69.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029185

ISBN: 0521889286

Condition: New


he economic crisis of 2008 has shown that the capital markets need new theoretical and mathematical concepts to describe and price financial instruments. Focusing on interest rates and coupon bonds, this book does not employ stochastic calculus ?the bedrock of the present day mathematical finance ?for any of the derivations. Instead, it analyzes interest rates and coupon bonds using quantum finance. The Heath-Jarrow-Morton and the Libor Market Model are generalized by re... View more info

Federalism and Fiscal Transfers In India

By: C. Rangarajan & D.K. Srivastava

Price: $17.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037518

ISBN: 0198070985

Condition: New


These essays comprehensively cover key aspects of fiscal federalism in India both in theoretical and empirical terms. An analysis of experiences and challenges of fiscal federalism as it evolved - over the last sixty years since the First Finance Commission - reveals the emerging patterns in transfer of resources from the centre to the states. Management of Central and state finances relating to sustainability of debt and fiscal deficit is also an important aspect of the... View more info

Reflections on Finance, Education and Society

By: C.D. Deshmukh

Price: $46.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.:

Seller ID: 030209

ISBN: 8120826507

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 405. View more info

Trade and Finance in Portuguese India: A Study of the Portuguese Country Trade, 1770-1840

By: Celsa Pinto; Foreword By Teotonio De Souza

Price: $10.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030332

ISBN: 81-7022-507-8

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 315. View more info

Employment and Unemployment in India: Emerging Tendencies during the Post-Reform Period

By: E.T. Mathew

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028529

ISBN: 0761935452

Condition: New


This book critically examines the emerging trends in employment and unemployment in the Indian Economy during the post-reform era. Using the latest round of NSS data, the author studies the impact of these structural economic reforms on: ?Employment generation, with reference to different and competing sectors—rural / urban; agricultural / non-agricultural; organised / unorganised. ?Unemployment and underemployment, in terms of the apprehension that economic reforms l... View more info

The Poor Half Billion in South Asia: What is Holding Back Lagging Regions?

By: Ejaz Ghani (ed.)

Price: $19.87

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037525

ISBN: 0198068840

Condition: New


South Asia is a land of sharp and growing contrasts. It has attracted global attention as an emerging economic powerhouse, but is also home to the largest concentration of people living in conflict, poverty, and malnutrition. With a focus on the poor half billion of South Asia, this volume puts into perspective the colossal task ahead to eradicate poverty and enable inclusive growth in the region. Examining the challenges, successes, and failures of South Asia, it provi... View more info

The Microstructure of Financial Markets

By: Frank De Jong and Barbara Rindi

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027763

ISBN: 0521687276

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 208. View more info

Mutual Funds in India: Marketing Strategies and Investment Practices

By: H. Sadhak

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Response Books: 2003

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 019898

ISBN: 0761997954

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 556. Slightly rubbed dust jacket. View more info

Growth and Development in Emerging Market Economies: International Private Capital Flows, Financial Markets and Globalization

By: Harinder S. Kohli (ed.)

Price: $17.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028528

ISBN: 0761936718

Condition: New


This compilation helps understand the basic forces that are now determining the performance and prospects of emerging market economies (EMEs) around the world. In the past few years, there has been a sharp rise in private capital flows to well performing developing countries, commonly referred to as EMEs. With a drop in net transfers from official sources, the private capital flows in these countries now dwarf official flows. Growth and Development in Emerging Market Ec... View more info

Microfinance India

By: K.G. Karmakar (ed.)

Price: $17.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028520

ISBN: 0761936262

Condition: New


Microfinance in India provides an informative and holistic status of microfinance in the country and suggests a road map for the future. A valuable source of information for policy makers, Finance and Management students, and professionals alike, it is a collection of essays by experts from diverse backgrounds on topical themes that capture the complexities of the continuously evolving microfinance sector in India. It covers major microfinance delivery models in an unbia... View more info

State of Urban Services in India's Cities: Spending and Financing

By: Kala Seetharam Sridhar and A. Venugopala Reddy

Price: $13.62

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033658

ISBN: 0198065388

Condition: New


With increasing population and expanding demand for urban infrastructure services, the capacities of local governments in many developing countries are overburdened. Adequate infrastructure is not only necessary for increasing productivity but also improving the quality of living. Given the primacy of public service delivery for cities to become engines of growth, this book answers two critical questions: Does low spending explain the state of poor public service delive... View more info

Growth, Equity, Environment and Population: Economic and Sociological Perspectives

By: Kanchan Chopra and C.H. Hanumantha Rao (eds)

Price: $42.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028532

ISBN: 0761936777

Condition: New


In India the process of modernization and development was initiated in the early 1950s, bringing in its fold a number of issues. This book discusses and analyzes from an economic and social perspective some of these vital concerns—growth, equity, environment and human resources. It is a collection of the work of researchers at the Institute of Economic Growth (IEG), inspired by the forthcoming Golden Jubilee Year of the IEG. The essays in the volume employ sophisticate... 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 to... 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 ... 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 revea... View more info

Multiple Meanings of Money: How Women See Microfinance

By: Smita Premchander, V. Prameela, M. Chidambaranathan, and L. Jeyaseelan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028540

ISBN: 8132101693

Condition: New


Multiple Meanings of Money: How Women See Microfinance analyses what microfinance and money mean to women; focusing on the perspectives of individual women and of women-only groups. It explores women’s money management strategies, group dynamics and learning processes in groups. It discusses the divergence in the perspectives of external intervening agencies and those of women who are members of self-help groups (SHGs). Based on case studies and participatory research ... View more info

India Macroeconomics Annual 2008

By: Sugata Marjit (ed.)

Price: $12.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028530

ISBN: 8178299399

Condition: New


India Macroeconomics Annual 2008, like the annuals for the earlier two years, provides a macroeconomic update on the state of the country’s economy and discusses issues that were pertinent during the course of the year. It analyses macroeconomic events using macroeconomic and statistical tools. The first section of the annual surveys stock market development and private capital accumulation in the country. The second section contains research papers on a wide range of... View more info

India Macroeconomics Annual 2007

By: Sugata Marjit (ed.)

Price: $12.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028531

ISBN: 8178298716

Condition: New


The ongoing focus of this Annual will be to analyse macroeconomic events in contemporary India using macroeconomic and statistical tools. While one part of the Annual will be devoted to macroeconomic issues, the other part will carry academic research papers encompassing a wide range of topics such as labour, fiscal issues, banking and finance, international trade, econometrics, computational and mathematical methods. The focus of this section will be on problems affecti... View more info

Financial Access in Post-reform India

By: T.A. Bhavani and N.R. Bhanumurthy

Price: $14.37

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037506

ISBN: 0198076657

Condition: New


This book analyses the changes in the financial sector, its policies, growth, efficiency, and the support it has been providing to the productive sectors of the economy in post-reforms India. Using a macroeconomic growth perspective, it examines the state of financial development and access. Printed Page: 992. View more info

What's Wrong with Microfinance?

By: Thomas Dichter and Malcolm Harper

Price: $19.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Rawat Publications: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033107

ISBN: 97881315601532

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 318. View more info

Beyond Micro-credit: Putting Development Back Into Micro-Finance

By: Thomas Fisher and M.S. Sriram

Price: $10.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vistaar Publications: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028527

ISBN: 8178291711

Condition: New


Micro-finance has emerged in recent years as a major tool for development and is fast growing as an international industry. This book explores how developmental goals and action can be put back into micro-finance. It sets out how micro-finance can be designed, in practice, to contribute to a wide range of developmental objectives, including social and economic security for poor people, promoting livelihoods, building democratic people`s organisations, empowering women, a... View more info

E-Finance: The Future is Here

By: V.C. Joshi

Price: $6.85

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Response Books: 2010

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 029620

ISBN: 8132102452

Condition: New


E-Finance: The Future is Here exhorts the Indian banks to use their post crisis advantages like safe and sound business practices, technology competence and lower costs to attract business from overseas customers . “The Future is Here,?avers V C Joshi and suggests that financial institutions could effectively use their branch network to market e-Services. This concise yet comprehensive book talks about not only the planning aspect, but also the process of e-banking; i... View more info