Subject: Development; Economics

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ELDIS

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Eldis is an online information service providing free access to relevant, up-to-date and diverse research on international development issues. Content can be searched or browsed according to country and/or topics. All of content produced by Eldis is a global public good and is available to be re-used, by anyone, for free under a creative commons […]

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Department of Census and Statistics – Sri Lanka

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Provides a wide range of socio-economic data from the Department of Census and Statistics – Sri Lanka

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Central Bureau of Statistics – Nepal

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Provides socio-economic statistical data from Nepal

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Census of India

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The Indian Census is the most credible source of information on Demography (Population characteristics), Economic Activity, Literacy and Education, Housing & Household Amenities, Urbanisation, Fertility and Mortality, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, Language, Religion, Migration, Disability and many other socio-cultural and demographic data since 1872. Census 2011 will be the 15th National Census of the […]

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Asian Development Bank (ADB)

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ADB is a multilateral development finance institution established in 1966, its overarching goal is to reduce poverty in Asia and the Pacific. The ADB website contains free publications as well as data and statistics for the whole region and for individual countries, including *Books *Brochures *Flyers *Conference Proceedings *Guides *Papers and Briefs *Policies, Strategies, and […]

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Institutions, Livelihoods and the Environment: Change and Response in Mainland Southeast Asia

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Compiled by Andrea Straub (Introduction by Per Ronnås) 2001 Despite the recent economic crisis, Mainland Southeast Asia continues to experience increasing economic integration of previously isolated rural hinterlands, especially in the upland areas of LAO PDR, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia and Yunnan in China, where demographic pressure together with the development of infrastructure and increased market-orientation […]

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Reaching for the Dream: Challenges of Sustainable Development in Vietnam

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Melanie Beresford & Angie Ngoc Tran (eds) 2004 Transition economies allow the study of fundamental questions about the nature of markets. How do they arise and do they necessarily follow the same modus operandi as markets in other countries? How does the state influence the development of markets? How does the opening of the economy […]

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China and Denmark: Relations since 1674

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Kjeld Erik Brodsgaard & Mads Kirkebæk (eds) 2000 This is the first comprehensive study to analyse in detail the evolving political, economic and diplomatic relationship between China and Denmark since their first contact in 1674. The book is thoroughly researched and based on newly available source material in Chinese as well as in Western languages. […]

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Money and Power in Provincial Thailand

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Ruth McVey (ed) 2000 Most studies of Southeast Asian economic change have focused on growth in a few big cities with studies of the countryside tending to concern themselves with the social and environmental impact of metropolitan growth. Very few analysts have looked at the middle distance between metropolis and countryside. This is the horizon […]

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Atlas of Laos: Spatial Dimensions of the Economic and Social Development of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic

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Bounthavy Sisouphanthong & Christian Taillard 2000 This atlas of Laos is the first of its kind to appear in English. Based on statistics gathered in the late 1990s, the atlas gives a snapshot of Laos’s evolution in the 20 years since the founding of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic. But the greatest contribution made by […]

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