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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 339–360.
Published: 01 August 2012
... with a consideration of how social and economic structures—specifically Iran’s marriage and labor markets—are artificially extending the experience of childhood. Faced with high rates of unemployment, more and more young Iranians are staying at home with their parents as they extend their education well...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 312–323.
Published: 01 August 2010
... and in higher education. In addition to a persistently high HIV/AIDS infection rate, Zambia has a rapidly growing young population but lacks infrastructure, qualified teachers, and enough college graduates to achieve its educational goals. This article identifies the problems that threaten the educational...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 61–85.
Published: 01 August 1999
.... White , L. J. 1992 . Why Now? Change and Turmoil in U.S. Banking , Group of Thirty, Occasional Papers, no. 38. Reply to Critics Robert Brenner As is well-understood, the postwar economy, has at the most general level, the determinant of the rate gone through two major...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 85–95.
Published: 01 August 1992
... value years after Indian Independence, Dalits and Tribals added in the Southern region grew at a rate above the face political, economic, religious, and social oppres- national average of 4.8 percent with the Southern sion. The destitute situation of the Dalits and Tribals in States like Karnataka...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (2): 109–118.
Published: 01 August 1995
... of the Green Revolution package.5 The the state during the last three decades.* While the wide variations in the success rate of this technology yield rate of paddy increased by 55 percent during between temperate and tropical countries, between the period 1955-1971, the increase between 1972 dry...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 184–199.
Published: 01 May 2008
... expect that the result of these ranges from a high 28 percent in the relatively constricted opportunities would be low labor poor Oman to an extremely high 76 percent in force participation, low educational attainment, the much richer United Arab Emirates.7 and high fertility rates, and, as shall...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 12–19.
Published: 01 August 1988
...Hassan N. Gardezi Copyright 1988: South Asia Bulletin 1988 South Asia Bulletin, volume 8 (1988) Labor, Poverty and Growth in Pakistan's Peripheral Accumulation Hassan N. Gardezi In the 1980's Pakistan's economy underwent a second Pakistan's high rates of economic growth...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 47–52.
Published: 01 August 1999
... competition is the condition not namic growth. While the economy may continue to only of the economic boom but also of the subse- grow during crises, the rate of growth is much slower quent stagnation (and depression) and it would be than in the preceding and following periods. What excessively...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 6–11.
Published: 01 August 1988
... Indepen- The Principal Policy Measures dence, and especially in the last ten years, it still has one of The main planks of the economic policy embraced by the the highest infant mortality rates in the world at 119 per militarydominated regime since 1977 have to a considerable thousand. It has...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 680–690.
Published: 01 December 2007
... rates point to the gravity of the plague at the global level, principally in the         Comparative Middle developing countries.   the               2007 It thus seems restrictive to talk of space...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 1–8.
Published: 01 August 1990
... work participation. National Impact Survey (NIS), and the Pakistan The participation rates for women aged 10 and over Contraceptive Prevalence Survey (PCPS) yielded derived from these sources for the period covering the estimates for urban women’s participation which were 1970s and 1980s...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2001) 21 (1-2): 99–109.
Published: 01 August 2001
... cheaper, so the purchasing power of the local incomes has to Malcolm Browne, a former foreign correspondent for be suitably augmented to account for this downward bias in the Associated Press, ABC, and The New York Times admits, raw translations made with day-to-day (spot) exchange rates. “We do...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (2): 351–366.
Published: 01 August 2008
...-Saharan Africa. The country has also succeeded in laying the foundation for one of the most politically stable countries in the region via the establishment of resolute democratic political institutions. Concordantly, Botswana has one of the highest rates of HIV/AIDS infection in the region...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 53–60.
Published: 01 August 1999
... global capitalist than output; and a stable international monetary sys- system, Brenner conceives of this system in terms of a tem, based on the Bretton Woods pegged exchange series of successively dominant economic blocs, albeit rate regime, prevailed under US leadership. In the late with two...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (1): 19–26.
Published: 01 May 1985
... Madras Presidency the most heavily taxed Presi- headquarters in India. Thurston (1909: 251) observed a great dency in India. Revenue rates were theoretically lowered in deal of similarity between the business organization of the 1822, but in practice traditional rates recorded...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 38–43.
Published: 01 May 1981
... in South.Asia For middle-class women--especially --69 years. (Huston, 1979: in their thirties and forties-• 150) The infant mortality rate going to a temple becomes an for Sri Lanka is also the lowest "outing" with all the legitimate...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (1): 12–25.
Published: 01 May 1989
... Independence, the rate of through organization - the potentials of collective bar- agricultural growth on the whole has been moderately gaining not just for better wages and conditions and good in India, but the rural incidence of poverty has not fewer exactions, but also for demanding and securing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1983) 3 (2): 31–44.
Published: 01 August 1983
... in India at a critical time in its history. Urban biased policies of rapid industrialization had resulted in the stagnation of agricultural and industrial production, a rising rate of unemployment and chronic food shortages, which were politically...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (2): 82–99.
Published: 01 August 1997
... and the United States, which receive consis- It is argued that structural adjustment does con- tently favorable ratings for legally guaranteeing civil tribute to the process of political transition by increas- and political rights to their citizens, have performed ing the costs of maintaining...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (2): 47–63.
Published: 01 August 1995
... miners elsewhere they had high absentee region because transshipment would reduce the coal rates. Living in a peasant export economy where they clumps to rubble. When shipments were contracted, could also produce (usually palm oil) for the market, consumers often found that a considerable...