Keyword: developing countries
Sourcing Under Supplier Responsibility Risk: The Effects of Certification, Audit, and Contingency Payment
Companies that source from emerging economies often face supplier responsibility risks...
Business Practices in Small Firms in Developing Countries
Management has a large effect on the productivity of medium and large firms. But does...
The Role of Local Context in the Cross-border Acquisitions by Emerging Economy Multinational Enterprises
Buckley Peter J
This paper explores the role of local context in cross‐border acquisitions by...
Investigating knowledge management in emerging markets: an Albanian case example
This study investigated knowledge management (KM) practices promoted within...
Do South‐South preferential trade agreements undermine the prospects for multilateral free trade?
Due to trade diversion, there have been concerns expressed over the proliferation of...
The importance of the savings device in precautionary savings: Empirical evidence from rural Bangladesh
Michler Jeffrey D
We test if precautionary behavior in the consumption decisions of rural households...
Asset-based poverty transition and persistence in rural China
This article tests empirically for transition and persistence of poverty in rural...
Effect of off-farm income on smallholder commercialization: panel evidence from rural households in Ethiopia
This article investigates how off‐farm income affects crop output market...
Is late really better than never? The farmer welfare effects of pineapple adoption in Ghana
Barrett Christopher B
Export agriculture offers potentially high returns to smallholder farmers in...
Rice demand in Tanzania: an empirical analysis
We investigate the consumer side of the Tanzania rice market with the primary...
Improving the speed of adoption of agricultural technologies and farm performance through farmer groups: evidence from the Great Lakes region of Africa
The article examines the effect of membership in farmer groups (MFG) on adoption lag...
Perception of Climate Risk among Rural Farmers in Vietnam: Consistency within Households and with the Empirical Record
Cullen Alison C
Rural farmers in Vietnamese communes perceive climate risk and potential impacts on...
Physical distribution, logistics, supply chain management, and the material flow theory: a historical perspective
The evolution from physical distribution to logistics, and then to supply chain...
Assessment of the Economic, Social and Environmental Dimensions of the Indicators for Sustainable Development
Nine different indices for measuring sustainable development, comprising Change in...
New Global Sustainable Development Agenda: A Focus on Africa
This paper focuses on how the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) may ‘play out...
Rational Development as a Sustainable Progress Welfare Vector: A Cross-Country Analysis
Momete Daniela Cristina
This paper aims to incorporate welfare into sustainable development by arguing that...
Walking on two legs: culture and calculus in European Union development cooperation
In this essay, we examine member state approaches to European development cooperation...
The Normative Distinctiveness of the European Union in International Development: Stepping Out of the Shadow of the World Bank?
Although the EU has shown a strong ambition to put a distinctive stamp on the...
The European Union as a Collective Actor: Aid and Trade in African Public Opinion
Perceptions of the impact and effectiveness of development aid are used to assess...
European Union Development Policy: Collective Action in Times of Global Transformation and Domestic Crisis
This special issue of Development Policy Review reflects on European Union (EU)...
The Security‐Development Nexus in European Union Foreign Relations after Lisbon: Policy Coherence at Last?
One of the 2009 Lisbon Treaty's objectives was to enhance the coherence of...
China in Africa: What challenges for a reforming European Union development policy? Illustrations from country cases
During the past decade, the EU has introduced several reforms to make collective...
The rise and demise of European budget support: political economy of collective European Union donor action
This article uses the example of European budget support to show the differences in...
Make Europe happen on the ground? Enabling and constraining factors for European Union aid coordination in Africa
This article investigates the extent to which the collective commitments on aid...
Papers per page: