HABAKKUK, HJ: Population Growth and Economic Development Since 1750

 Population Growth and Economic Development Since 1750, book coverHabakkuk, H. J. Population Growth and Economic Development Since 1750. Leicester University Press, 1972. ISBN: 0718511034. Unmarked text. Good. Paperback. (#26163) $12.00

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Covers pre-industrial patterns, the demographic revolution in the late 18th century, the 19th century fall of fertility, present population patterns, the “three stages” theory of population growth, and thoughts for the future. Notes. 110p.

DAEDALUS: What Future for the State? (Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences: Volume 124, No. 2, Spring 1995)

DAEDALUS: What Future for the State?, book cover Graubard, Stephen R. (editor). Daedalus: What Future for the State? (Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences: Volume 124 / No. 2 / Spring 1995). American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1995. Umarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26159) $12.00

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Articles include “Reflections on Japan’s Postwar State” by Masaru Tamamoto, “The Diminished Nation-State: A Study in the Loss of Economic Power” by Vincent Cable, “The Defective State” by Susan Strange, “The New World Order, Incorporated: The Rise of Business and the Decline of the Nation-State” by Vivien A. Schmidt. Other authors include Rogers Brubaker, Chris Hann, Geoff Eley, Stephen J. Del Rosso Jr., and Daniel Deudney. 229p.

COLM, G: Federal Budget Projections: A Report of the National Planning Association and the Brookings Institution

Colm, Gerhard; Wagner, Peter. Federal Budget Projections: A Report of the National Planning Association and the Brookings Institution. The Brookings Institution, 1966. Ex-library. Text appears unmarked. Bumped edges. Index. Good. Hardcover. (#26146) $20.00

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Topics include the feasibility of budget projections, method of budget projections, problems in projecting the federal budget and more. 36 text tables. 3 charts. 20 Appendices tables.

FOLEY, DL: Governing the London Region: Reorganization and Planning in the 1960’s

Foley, Donald L. Governing the London Region: Reorganization and Planning in the 1960’s. University of California Press, 1972. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26137) $16.00

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Maps and tables. 223p. Glossary. Notes. Appendix. Index. An account of the combined efforts of the British central government, various regional organizations and local government to cope with the varied problems of metropolitan London in the 1960s.

CIRS: The Case of Cambodia Summary Report: CGG States’ Land Investments Abroad

The Case of Cambodia Summary Report: CGG States' Land Investments Abroad, book coverCIRS. The Case of Cambodia Summary Report: CGG States’ Land Investments Abroad. Center for International and Regional Studies, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar, 2012. Unmarked. 34p. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26099) $16.00

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Topics include opportunities for agricultural investment in Cambodia, technical difficulties for investors, issues for Cambodian Farmers, corruption and political risk, land deal investments, and more. Bibliography.

KAMRAVA, M: Summary Report: Food Security and Food Sovereignty in the Middle East (Summary Report No. 6)

Summary Report: Food Security and Food Sovereignty in the Middle East (Summary Report No. 6), book coverKamrava, Mehran; Babar, Zahra. Summary Report: Food Security and Food Sovereignty in the Middle East (Summary Report No. 6). Center for International and Regional Studies, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar, 2012. Unmarked. 28p. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26098) $16.00

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Synopses of papers. The contributions in this volume analyzed both the historic trajectories of agricultural development in the Middle East, and how the globalization of food production has impacted domestic food security.

PORTER, G: The Worker’s World at Hagley

Porter, Glenn. The Worker’s World at Hagley. Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation, 1981. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26078) $12.00

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Extensively illustrated. French flaps inside front and back cover open to a map and a large photograph of abandoned mills. 64p. Presents a history from the mid 1880s through about 1910.