Author: Peter Hutchison
Publisher: Footprint Handbooks
Keywords: central, mexico, america, handbook, nations, american, footprint, travel, amp, guide, cover
Number of Pages: 1520
List price: $27.95
From Baja California to the Darien Gap, this new edition of Footprint’s acclaimed guide takes savvy travelers along the Ruta Maya, through beautiful colonial cities and sleepy villages, to deserted beaches and lush rainforests, while providing up-to-date recommendations for all budgets on where to sleep and where to sample tequila and eat tortillas, and the lowdown on the region’s best fiestas. Updated annually, this is the most up-to-date guide to the region available.
Author: Anders Aslund
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Keywords: central, russia, asia, europe, eastern, transformation, capitalism
Number of Pages: 372
List price: $25.99
How Capitalism Was Built tells the story of how the former communist countries in East and Central Europe, Russia, and Central Asia became market economies from 1989 to 2006. It discusses preconditions, political breakthroughs, and alternative reform programs. Three major chapters deal with the deregulation of prices and trade, price stabilization, and privatization. Early radical reform made output decline the least. Social developments have been perplexing but mixed. The building of democracy and the establishment of the rule of law have been far less successful. International assistan
Author: Sally Cummings
Keywords: central, advances, asian, studies, curzon, asia, transition, security, oil, routledge
Number of Pages: 288
List price: $170.00
Approaching Central Asia from the perspective of geopolitics, transition, oil and stability, the authors provide a very broad and diverse analysis of the region, examining domestic and international developments since 1991.
Author: Seymour Becker
Keywords: central, asian, studies, khiva, asia, protectorates, russia, bukhara
Number of Pages: 440
List price: $175.00
This book examines the Russian conquest of the ancient Central Asian khanates of Bukhara and Khiva in the 1860s and 1870s, and the relationship between Russia and the territories until their extinction as political entities in 1924.
Author: Gabbriele Rasuly-PaleczekElisabeth Katschnig-Fasc
Publisher: Lit Verlag
Keywords: central, vienna, asian, studies, studien, zentralasien, asia, display, wiener
Number of Pages: 480
List price: $69.95
Authors:Richard Brearley, Juliette Healey, Peter J N Sinclai
Keywords: central, bank, governor, perspective, symposium, global, stability, banks, financial
Number of Pages: 288
List price: $220.00
This book offers an overview of present day thought on the very topical subject of financial stability and central banking. The papers, written by leading researchers, provide a highly informed account of contemporary policy issues and explore the legal, regulatory, managerial and economic issues that affect central banks.