Handbook of Research on Global Indicators of Economic and Political Convergence

Handbook of Research on Global Indicators of Economic and Political Convergence

Ramesh Chandra Das (Katwa College, India)
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Release Date: July, 2016|Copyright: © 2016 |Pages: 616
ISBN13: 9781522502159|ISBN10: 1522502157|EISBN13: 9781522502166|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-0215-9


The development of a nation can be influenced by a wide range of factors. In the modern era of globalization, under-developed countries must strive to catch up to developed nations and establish themselves in the global market.

The Handbook of Research on Global Indicators of Economic and Political Convergence is a pivotal reference source for the latest scholarly research on social, political, and environmental variables that affect the ability of developing countries to reach an equal standing in the global economy. Highlighting theoretical foundations, critical analyses, and real-world perspectives, this book is ideally designed for researchers, analysts, professionals, and upper-level students interested in emerging convergence and divergence trends in modern countries.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Capital Formation
  • Ethical Corporate Conduct
  • Food Security
  • Road Infrastructure
  • Shelter Deprivation
  • Sustainability Reporting
  • Trade Blocks
  • Transnational Capitalism

Reviews and Testimonials

Editor Ramesh Chandra Das presents readers with a collection of academic essays and scholarly articles focused on the variables that affect the ability of developing nations to attain equal international standing in the era of globalism. The editor has organized the twenty-three selections that make up the main body of the text in two parts devoted to the convergence of economic indicators and convergence in political, social, and environmental indicators.

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Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Ramesh Chandra Das is currently Associate Professor of Economics in Katwa College, West Bengal, India with sixteen years of teaching and research experiences in different fields of the subject. He has obtained Masters, M. Phil and Ph. D Degrees in Economics from the University of Calcutta. Dr. Das has contributed several research papers to national and international journals with reputations along with completions of three minor research projects sponsored by UGC, India. He has written one text book on Microeconomics for different fields of students and academicians and edited Handbook of Research on Globalization, Investment and Growth-Implications of Confidence and Governance, published by IGI Global, USA. He has been acting as editor-in-chief in Asian Journal of Research in Business Economics and Management and one of the editorial advisory board members of Society for the Study on Business and Finance.