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Agbeyegbe, Terence D. (ed.)
2006 Trade, taxes and economic growth: the case of Asia and Africa. Greenwich : JAI Pr. [Journal of Asian Economics 17-2, special issue.]
 
Akyüz, Yilmaz (ed.)
1999 East Asian development: new perspectives. London: Frank Cass.
 
Akyüz, Yilmaz and Charles Gore
2001 'African economic development in comparative perspective', Cambridge Journal of Economics 25:265-88.
 
Alesina, Alberto, Arnaud Devleeschauwer, William Easterly, Sergio Kurlat and Romain Wacziarg
2003 'Fractionalization', Journal of Economic Growth 8:155-194.
 
Amsden, Alice H.
1994 'Why isn't the whole world experimenting with the East Asian model to develop? Review of The East Asian Miracle', World Development 22:627-33.
1995 'Like the rest: South-East Asia's 'late' industrialisation', Journal of International Development 7:791-9.
2001 The rise of "the rest": challenges to the West from late-industrializing economies. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
 
Ansah, Eric Schubert
2006 Close encounters between Africa and Asia : Ghana's look east policy and the making of Malaysia's overseas investors. Ph.D. Thesis, University of Amsterdam.
 
Aryeetey, Ernest, Julius Court, Machiko Nissanke and Beatrice Weber
2003 Africa and Asia in the global economy. Tokyo: United Nations University Press.
 
Baker, Pauline H., Boraine, Alex and Krafchik, Warren
1993 South Africa and the world economy in the 1990s. Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution.
 
Barro, Robert J.
1991 'Economic growth in a cross section of countries', Quarterly Journal of Economics 106:407-33.
 
Bebbington, Anthony, and Willy McCourt (eds)
2007 Development success: statecraft in the South. Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
 
Bevan, David L., Paul Collier and Jan Willem Gunning
1999 The political economy of poverty, equity, and growth; Nigeria and Indonesia. Washington, DC: The World Bank / Oxford: Oxford University Press. [A World Bank Comparative Study; The Political Economy of Poverty, Equity, and Growth 7.]
 
Bigsten, Arne and Abebe Shimeles
2005 Can Africa reduce poverty by half by 2015? The case for a pro-poor growth strategy. Göteborg: School of Business, Economics and Law. [Working Papers in Economics; 177]
 
Birdsall, Nancy and Jaspersen, Frederick (eds)
1997 Pathways to growth: comparing East Asia and Latin America. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank.
 
Blankenau, William F., and Nicole B. Simpson
2004 'Public education expenditures and growth', Journal of Development Economics 73:583-605.
 
Bloom, David E., and David Canning
2005 Global demography: fact, force and future. München: University Library. [Munich Personal RePEc Archive Paper 2577.]
 
Booth, Anne
1999 'Initial conditions and miraculous growth: why is South East Asia different from Taiwan and South Korea?', World Development 27:301-21.
 
Bourguignon, François, Ferreira, Francisco H.G. and Nora Lustig (eds)
2004 The Microeconomics of Income Distribution in East Asia and Latin America. Washington, DC: The World Bank.
 
Bräutigam, Deborah
1994 'What can Africa learn from Taiwan?', Journal of Modern African Studies 32:111-38.
 
Brown, David L., and Darcy Ashman
1996 'Participation, social capital, and intersectoral problem solving: African and Asian cases', World Development 24:1467-479.
 
Bryceson, Deborah, Cristóbal Kay and Jos Mooij (eds)
2000 Disappearing peasantries? Rural labour in Africa, Asia and Latin America. London: Intermediate Technology Publications.
 
Burton, Henry J., in collaboration with Gamini Abeysekera, Nimal Sanderatne, and Zainal Aznam
1992 The political economy of poverty, equity and growth; Sri Lanka and Malaysia. Oxford: Oxford University Press for the World Bank. [A World Bank Comparative Study; The Political Economy of Poverty, Equity, and Growth]
 
Calderón, César, and Liu Lin
2003 'The direction of causality between financial development and economic growth', Journal of Development Economics 72:321-34.
 
Calitz, E.
2002 'Structural economic reform in South Africa : some international comparisons', South African Journal of Economics 70:218-62.
 
Campos, Jose Edgardo and Hilton L. Root
1996 The key to the Asian miracle. Washington, DC: The Brookings Institution.
 
Chabal, Patrick
2005 'Area studies and comparative politics: Africa in context', Afrika Spectrum [Hamburg] 3:471-84.
 
Chhibber, Ajay, and Leechor, Chad
1995 'From adjustment to growth in sub-Saharan Africa: the lessons of East Asian experience applied to Ghana', Journal of African Economies 4:83-114.
 
Chowdhury, Mamta Banu
2004 Resources booms and macroeconomic adjustments in developing countries. Aldershot: Ashgate.
 
Chua, Amy
2003 World on fire; How exporting free market democracy breeds ethnic hatred and global instability. New York: Doubleday.
 
Collier, Paul
2000 'Ethnicity, politics and economic performance', Economics and Politics 12:225-45.
2001 'Implications of ethnic diversity', Economic Policy 32:127-55.
2006 'Why the WTO is deadlocked : and what can be done about it', The World Economy 29:1423-49.
2006 'Is aid oil? An analysis of whether Africa can absorb more aid', World Development 34:1482-97.
2006 'African growth: why a "big push"?', Journal of African Economies 15:188-211.
2007 The bottom billion : why the poorest countries are failing and what can be done about it. New York, NY : Oxford University Press.
2007 'Poverty reduction in Africa', Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 104:16763-68.
 
Collier, Paul and Dercon, Stefan
2006 'Review article : the complementarities of poverty reduction, equity, and growth: a perspective on the World Development Report 2006', Economic Development and Cultural Change 55:223-36.
 
Collier, Paul and Dollar, David
1999 Aid allocation and poverty reduction. Washington : The World Bank, Development Research Group. [Policy Research Working Paper 2041.]
2002 'Aid allocation and poverty reduction', European Economic Review 46:1475:1500.
2002 Globalization, growth, and poverty : building an inclusive world economy. Washington, DC : The World Bank. [A World Bank policy research report.]
 
Collier, Paul and Gunning, Jan Willem
1999 'Why has Africa grown so slowly', Journal of Economic Perspectives 13:3-22.
1999 'Explaining African economic performance', Journal of Economic Literature 37:64-111.
 
Collier, Paul and Hoeffler, Anke
2002 Aid, policy and growth in post-conflict societies. Washington : The World Bank, Development Research Group. [Policy Research Working Paper 2902.]
2004 'Aid, policy and growth in post-conflict societies', European Economic Review 48:1125-45.
 
Collier, Paul, Arne Bigsten, Stefan Dercon, Marcel Fafchamps, Bernard Gauthier, Jan Willem Gunning, Abena Oduro, Remco Oostendorp and Catherine Pattillo
2004 'Do African manufacturing firms learn from exporting?', The Journal of Development Studies 40:115-41.
 
Collier, Paul, Lani Elliott, Harvard Hegre, Anke Hoeffler, Marta Reynal-Querol and Nicholas Sambanis
2003 Breaking the conflict trap : civil war and development policy. Washington, DC : World Bank. [A World Bank policy research report.]
 
Commission on Growth and Development
2008 The growth report; Strategies for sustained growth and inclusive development. Washington, DC: The World Bank.
 
Cordella, Tito, Luca Antonio Ricci, and Marta Ruiz-Arranz
2005 Debt overhang or debt irrelevance? Revisiting the debt-growth link. Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund. [International Monetary Fund Working Paper WP/05/23.]
 
Daghistani, Abdulaziz I.
1985 'The race of development: Egypt vs. others', L'Egypte contemporaine 76:161-89.
 
Dibie, Robert
1998 'Cross-national economic development in Indonesia and Nigeria', Scandinavian Journal of Development Alternatives and Area Studies 17:65-85.
 
Djurfeldt, Göran, Hans Holmén, Magnus Jirström and Rolf Larsson (eds)
2005 The African food crisis; Lessons from the Asian Green
Revolution. Wallingford: CABI.
 
Do Duc Dinh
2004 Reform and industrialisation in Viet Nam and other developing countries. Ha Noi: The Gioi.
 
Dodzin, Sergei, and Athanasios Vamvakidis
2004 'Trade and industrialization in developing economies', Journal of Development Economics 75:319-28.
 
Dollar, David
1992 'Outward-oriented developing economies really do grow more rapidly: evidence from 95 LDCs, 1976-1985', Economic Development and Cultural Change 40:523-44.
 
Easterly, William
2000 Can institutions resolve ethnic conflict? Washington, DC: The World Bank. [Policy Research Working Paper 2482.]
2002 The elusive quest for growth : economists' adventures and misadventures in the tropics. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press.
2005 'What did structural adjustment adjust?', Journal of Development Economics 76:1-22.
2006 The white man's burden : why the West's efforts to aid the rest have done so much ill and so little good. New York, NY : Penguin Press.
 
Easterly, William, and Ross Levine
1995 Africa's growth tragedy; A retrospective 1960-89. Washington, DC: The World Bank. [Policy Research Working Paper 1503.]
1997 'Africa's growth tragedy: policies and ethnic divisions', Quarterly Journal of Economics 112:1203-50.
1998 'Troubles with the neighbours: Africa's problem, Africa's opportunity’, Journal of African Economies 7:120-142.
 
Easterly, William, Robert King, Levine Ross, and Sergio Rebelo
1991 How do national policies affect long-run growth? A research agenda. Washington, DC: The World Bank. [The World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 794.]
 
Edwards, Chris
1995 'Transferable lessons? Re-examining the institutional prerequisites of East Asian economic policies', in Yilmaz Akyüz (ed.), East Asian development: new perspectives, pp. 66-86. London: Frank Cass.
 
Fernández Jilberto, Alex E. , and André Mommen (eds),
1996 Liberalization in the developing world; Institutional and economic changes in Latin America, Africa and Asia. London: Routledge.
 
Findlay, Ronald, and Stanislaw Wellisz (eds)
1993 Five small open economies. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [A World Bank Comparative Study; The Political Economy of Poverty, Equity, and Growth.]
 
Floro, Maria Sagrario, and Kendall Schaefer
1998/99 'Restructuring of labor markets in the Philippines and Zambia: the gender dimension', The Journal of Developing Areas 33:73-98.
 
Fosu, Augustin Kwasi
2008 Inequality and the impact of growth on poverty: comparative evidence for Sub-Saharan Africa. UNU-WIDER, World Institute for Development Economic Research. [Research Paper; 2008/107]
 
Fukuyama, Francis and Sanjay Marwah
2000 'Comparing East Asia and Latin America: dimensions of development', Journal of Democracy 11:80-94.
 
Gala, Paulo
2005 Exchange rate policies in Latin America and Asia: a comparative study. Associação Nacional dos Centros de Pósgraduação em Economia. [Anais do XXXIII Encontro Nacional de Economia, 77]
 
Galic, Z.N.
1981 Problemy social'no-èkonomiceskoj èvoljucii stran Jugo-Vostocnoj Azii i Tropiceskoj Afriki : (Sravnitel'nyj analiz). Moskva: Nauka.
 
Gallup, John Luke , Jeffrey D. Sachs , and Andrew D. Mellinger
1998 Geography and economic development. Massachusetts: National Bureau of Economic Research. [NBER Working Paper 6849.]
 
Garnaut, Ross, Enzo Grilli and James Riedel (eds)
1995 Sustaining export-oriented development; Ideas from East Asia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
 
Ghai, Dharam, and Cynthia Hewitt de Alcantara
1990 'The crisis of the 1980s in sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean: economic impact, social change and political implications', Development and Change 21:389-426.
 
Ghai, Dharam, and Hewitt de Alcantara, Cynthia
1990 The crisis of the 1980s in Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean: economic impact, social change and political implications. The Hague: Institute of Social Studies. [Rural Development Studies Discussion Paper 7.]
 
Goldman, Abe and Joyotee Smith
1995 'Agricultural transformations in India and Northern Nigeria: exploring the nature of Green Revolutions', World Development 23:243-63.
 
Goldsbrough, David, Sharmini Amrita Coorey, Louis Dicks-Mireaux, Balázs Horváth, Kalpana Kochhar, Mauro Mecagni, Erik Offerdal, and Jian-Ping Zhou
1996 Reinvigorating growth in developing countries: lessons from adjustment policies in eight economies. Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund. [Occasional Paper 139.]
 
Gough, Ian and Geof Wood:
2004 Insecurity and Welfare Regimes in Asia, Africa and Latin America: social policy in development contexts. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
 
Gourou, Pierre
1947 Les pays tropicaux; Principes d'une géographie humaine et économique. Paris: Presses Universitaires de France.
 
Gradstein, Mark
2004 'Governance and growth', Journal of Development Economics 73:508-18.
 
Gregorio, José de and Jong-Wha Lee
2004 Growth and Adjustment in East Asia and Latin America. Tokyo: ADB Institute (ADB Institute Research Paper 54).
 
Grindle, Merilee S. (ed.)
1996 Challenging the state: crisis and innovation in Latin America and Africa. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
1997 Getting good government: capacity building in the public sectors of developing countries. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard Institute of Economic Development, Harvard University.
 
Grindle, Merilee S., and John W. Thomas
1991 Public choices and policy change: the political economy of reform in developing countries. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press.
 
Gudowski, Janusz
1993 'Adjustment processes of agriculture in African and Asian countries', Africana Bulletin 41:119-31.
 
Guisan, M.Carmen, and Pilar Exposito
2001 'Economic development of African and Asia-Pacific areas in 1951-99', Applied Econometrics and International Development 1:101-25.
2002 'Economic growth and cycles in Asia and Africa in the 20th century', Review on Economic Cycles 5.
 
Gunning, J.W.
1998 'Comments on "Africa and the global economy"', Journal of African Economies 7:162-5.
1999 'Why has Africa grown slowly?', Journal of Economic Perspectives 13-3:3-22.
 
Gusau, Sule Ahmed, and Muhammad Lawal Ahmad Bashar
1994/95 Readings in Islamic economics. Sokoto: Department of Economics, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, 3 vols.
 
Harriss, John, Janet Hunter and Colin M. Lewis
1995 The New Institutional Economics and Third World development. London: Routledge.
 
Harrold, Peter, Malathi Jayawickrama and Deepak Bhattasali
1996 Practical lessons for Africa from East Asia in industrial and trade policies. Washington, DC: The World Bank. [World Bank Discussion Paper 310.]
 
Hart, Gillian
1996 'The agrarian question and industrial dispersal in South Africa: agro-industrial linkages through Asian lenses',
The Journal of Peasant Studies 23:245-77.
 
Hazell, Peter B.R., and Röell, Ailsa
1983 Rural growth linkages: household expenditure patterns in Malaysia and Nigeria. Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute. [IFPRI Research Report 41.]
 
Hazell, Peter, and Joachim von Braun
2006 'Aid to agriculture, growth and poverty reduction', EuroChoices 5:6-13.
 
Hermes, Niels
1997 New explanations of the economic success of East Asia : lessons for developing and Eastern European countries. Groningen : Centre for Development Studies, University of Groningen. [CDS Research Report 3.]
 
Hill, Hal
1996 Towards a political economy explanation of rapid growth in Southeast Asia. Canberra: Division of Economics, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Australian National University. [ANU Working Papers in Trade and Development 96/2.]
1997 'Towards a political economy explanation of rapid growth in ASEAN; A survey and analysis', ASEAN Economic Bulletin 14-2:131-49.
 
Hirano, Katsumi
2006 Mass unemployment in South Africa: a comparative study with East Asia. Institute of Developing Economies. [Discussion paper 6.]
 
Hofman, Bert, Min Zhao, and Yoichiro Ishihara
2007 'Asian development strategies: China and Indonesia compared',
Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies 43(2): 171-199.
 
Hollingsworth, David Anthony
2007 The Rise, the Fall, and the Recovery of Southeast Asia's Minidragons; How can their history be lessons we shall learn during the twenty-first century and beyond? Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books.
 
Honso, Akio and Neantro Saavedra-Rivano (eds)
1998 Development Strategies in East Asia and Latin America. Houndmills, Hampshire: Macmillan Press.
 
Hughes, Helen
1995 'Why have East Asian countries led economic development?', Economic Record 71 (212):88-104.
 
Hughes, Helen (ed.)
1998 Achieving industrialization in East Asia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
 
Husain, Ishrat
1991 How did the Asian countries avoid the debt crisis? Washington, DC: The World Bank. [The World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 785.]
 
Hyden, Goran, Julius Court and Kenneth Mease
2004 Making sense of governance : empirical evidence from sixteen developing countries. Boulder, CO : Lynne Rienner.
 
Iheanacho Ajoku, Kingsley
1992 Tradables and nontradables, oil boom, and the Dutch disease: a comparative study of Nigeria and Indonesia. Ph.D. Thesis, Howard University, Washington DC. [Facsimile publication: University Microfilms International, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1994.]
 
Indermit, Gill and Homi Kharas
2007 East Asian renaissance; Ideas for economic growth. Washington, DC: The World Bank.
 
Isaak, Robert
1997 'Making "economic miracles": explaining extraordinary national economic achievement', The American Economist, 41:59-69.
 
Ishikawa, Shigeru
2008 Comparison of African and Asian development models: for mutual understanding of international development policies between Japan and the United Kingdom. Fasid : Tokyo. [Discussion Paper on Development Assistance 14.]
 
Islam, Azizul
1995 The lessons of East/South-East Asian growth experience. New York: United Nations. [Development Paper 17.]
 
Islam, Roumeen, and Claudio E. Montenegro
2002 What determines the quality of institutions? Washington, DC: The World Bank. [Policy Research Working Paper 2764.]
 
Johnson, Simon, Jonathan David Ostry and Arvind Subramanian
2007 The Prospects for sustained growth in Africa: benchmarking the constraints. Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund. [International Monetary Fund Working Paper WP/07/52.]
 
Jomo, K.
1997 Southeast Asia's misunderstood miracle. Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press.
 
Kajisa, Kei, Maredia, Mywish and Duncan Harvey Boughton
1997 Transformation versus stagnation in the oil palm industry: a comparison between Malaysia And Nigeria. East Lansing: Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics. [Staff Papers; 11483]
 
Kamel, Ghazouani
2005 Growth, private investment and reforms: a comparative perspective. [EconWPA Paper, GE, Growth, Math methods 0507012.]
 
Kang, David C.
2002 Crony capitalism: corruption and development in South Korea and the Philippines. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
 
Karshenas, Massoud
1999 Labour market flexibility and economic adjustment: a cross-regional and cross-country analysis. Cairo: Economic Research Forum. [Economic Research Forum Working Paper 38.]
2001 'Agriculture and economic development in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia', Cambridge Journal of Economics 25:315-42.
 
Kay, Cristóbal
2001 Asia's and Latin America's Development in Comparative Perspective: landlords, peasants, and industrialization. The Hague: Institute of Social Studies (ISS Working Papers, General Series 336).
 
Kayizzi-Mugerwa, Steve, and Jorgen Levin
1994 'Adjustment and poverty: a review of the African experience', African Development Review 6:1-39.
 
Kochhar, Kalpana, Louis Dicks-Mireaux, Balázs Horváth, Mauro Mecagni, Erik Offerdal, and Jian-Ping Zhou
1996 Thailand: the road to sustained growth. Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund. [Occasional Paper 146.]
 
Kohli, Atul
2004 State-directed development; Political power and industrialization in the global periphery. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press.
 
Kohsaka, Akira
2004 New development strategies; Beyond the Washington consensus. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan.
 
Kristiansen, Sten, and Anne Ryen
1999 'Enacting their business environments: Asian entrepreneurs in East Africa', African and Asian Studies 1:165-186.
 
Krugman, Paul
1994 'The myth of Asia's miracle', Foreign Affairs 73-6:62-78.
 
Landes, David S.
1998 The wealth and poverty of nations; Why some are so rich and some so poor. New York : Norton.
1998 The wealth and poverty of nations; Why some are so rich and some so poor. London: Little, Brown and Company.
 
Lankester, Tim
2004 'Asian drama: the pursuit of modernization in India and Indonesia',
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Lawrence, Peter, and Colin Thirtle (eds)
2001 Africa and Asia in comparative economic perspective. Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave.
 
Leftwich, Adrian
1995 'Bringing politics back in; Towards a model of the developmental state', Journal of Development Studies 31-3:400-427.
 
Lewis, Peter M.
2007 Growing apart; Oil, politics, and economic change in Indonesia and Nigeria. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press.
 
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1991 'The relative autonomy of the Third World politician: Soeharto and Indonesian economic development in comparative perspective', International Studies Quarterly 35:403-27.
 
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2002 'What's the big idea? The third generation of policies of economic growth', Economia Fall:1-39.
 
Lindauer, David L., and Michael Roemer (eds)
1994 Asia and Africa; Legacies and opportunities in development. California: Institute for Contemporary Studies Press.
 
Lubeck, P. M., and Palmer, D.
1990 'Ethnic Divisions and State Centered Development: Malaysia and Nigeria Compared', in: W. G. Martin (ed.), Semi-peripheral States in the World-Economy, pp. 183-202. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press.
1990 'Ethnic Divisions and State Centered Development: Malaysia and Nigeria Compared', in:W. G. Martin, ed., Semi-peripheral States in the World-Economy. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press.
 
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2001 'Thinking about developmental states in Africa', Cambridge Journal of Economics 25:289-314.
 
Montalvo, Jose G. and Marta Reynal-Querol
2005 'Ethnic diversity and economic development', Journal of Development Economics 76: 293-323.
 
Morrell, John A.
2006 Why has Asia succeeded while Africa has not? A comparative analysis of economic growth: what factors have driven the divergence of economic performance between East/SE Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa?
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Rivero, Oswaldo de
2001 The myth of development; The non-viable economies of the 21st century. London: Zed Books.
 
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Rodrik, Dani (ed.)
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