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

Author: Bhargava, Vinay Corporate author:International Bank for Reconstruction and Development ; World BankPublisher: International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, 2006. ; World Bank Publications 2006.Language: EnglishDescription: 456 p. : Graphs/Maps ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780821367315Type of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes bibliographical references and index
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Includes bibliographical references and index

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Global Issues for Global Citizens An Introduction to Key Development Challenges Contents FOREWORD by Paul Wolfowitz PREFACE xv xiii ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS ACKNOWLEDGMENTS ABBREVIATIONS xxvii xxv xix 1 INTRODUCTION TO GLOBAL ISSUES by Vinay Bhargava 1 Part One: The Global Economy 29 POVERTY AND INEQUALITY by Punam Chuhan 31 3 THE SEARCH FOR STABILITY IN AN INTEGRATED GLOBAL FINANCIAL SYSTEM by Stijn Claessens 51 4 DEVELOPMENT AID: KEY TO BALANCED GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT by Punam Chuhan and Vinay Bhargava 71 5 DEBT RELIEF, DEBT SUSTAINABILITY, AND GROWTH IN LOW-INCOME COUNTRIES by Sona Varma 91 6 7 8 GLOBALIZING WITH THEIR FEET: THE OPPORTUNITIES AND COSTS OF INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION by Ian Goldin 105 TRADE REFORM AND THE DOHA DEVELOPMENT AGENDA by Kym Anderson and John D. Nash 123 THE CHALLENGE OF FOOD SECURITY: STRATEGIES TO REDUCE GLOBAL HUNGER AND MALNUTRITION by Kevin Cleaver, Nwanze Okidegbe, and Erwin De Nys 145 Part Two: Human Development 165 9 DISEASES WITHOUT BORDERS: COPING WITH COMMUNICABLE DISEASE by Jayshree Balachander 167 10 11 SECURING THE FUTURE THROUGH EDUCATION: A TIDE TO LIFT ALL BOATS by Ruth Kagia 187 HUNGER, MALNUTRITION, AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT by Meera Shekar and Yi-Kyoung Lee 201 12 Part Three: Environment and Natural Resources CONFRONTING CLIMATE CHANGE by Ian Noble and Robert T. Watson 217 219 13 TOWARD A SUSTAINABLE ENERGY FUTURE by Jamal Saghir and Kyran O'Sullivan 245 14 CALMING GLOBAL WATERS: MANAGING A FINITE RESOURCE IN A GROWING WORLD by Claudia Sadoff, Karin Kemper, and David Grey 265 15 TOWARD SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF WORLD FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE by Kieran Kelleher and Michael L. Weber 285 16 SUSTAINING THE WORLD'S FORESTS: MANAGING COMPETING DEMANDS FOR A VITAL RESOURCE by the World Bank Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development Forests Team 305 Part Four: Global Governance 325 17 DEVELOPMENT IN THE CROSSFIRE: CONFLICT PREVENTION AND POSTCONFLICT RECONSTRUCTION by Kazuhide Kuroda 327 18 CURING THE CANCER OF CORRUPTION by Vinay Bhargava 341 19 THE UNITED NATIONS ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL SYSTEM: AN ORGANIZATION IN THE MIDST OF CHANGE by Oscar Avalle and Gaspard Curioni 371 20 21 THE ROLE OF THE INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS IN ADDRESSING GLOBAL ISSUES by Vinay Bhargava 393 GLOBAL COMPACTS: BUILDING A BETTER WORLD FOR ALL by Vinay Bhargava and Ash Gurkan 411 INDEX 435

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