Economic Developments and Emerging Markets of the 21st Century: Global Practices, Strategies and Challenges


Guy Boscarino (Editor)
Derek Notte (Editor)

Series: Economic Issues, Problems and Perspectives
BISAC: BUS069020

In this book, the authors present current research in the study of the global practices, strategies and challenges of global economic development and emerging markets in the 21st century. Topics discussed include the role of social sciences in global economic development; parametric control of economic growth processes and characteristics of short-term cycles; development of the world economy in the system of continental-oceanic polarization; green economies in rural areas through geotourism and geoparks; perspectives on poverty alleviation through community-based enterprise, innovation capabilities and vertical integration mindsets; U-City development for economic competitiveness in an advanced ICT era; EU low-carbon revolution’s influence on China and its countermeasures; risk management of floodwater utilization based on water utilities IOT; and poverty, inequality and socio-economic development in Colombia.



Table of Contents


The Role of Social Sciences in Global Economic Development
(George S. Mouzakitis, Despoina Goutou, Educational Organization e-DEKA, Aghioi Theodoroi, Almyra, Greece)

Parametric Control of Economic Growth Processes and Characteristics of Short-Term Cycles
(Abdykappar A. Ashimov, Rakhman A. Alshanov, Yuriy V. Borovskiy, Bahyt T. Sultanov, Kazakh National Technical University named after K. Satpayev, Kazakhstan)

Development of the World Economy in the System of Continental-Oceanic Polarization
(Leonid A. Bezrukov, V.B. Sochava Institute of Geography SB RAS, Irkutsk, Russia)

Green Economy in Rural Areas through Geotourism and Geoparks
(Neda Torabi Farsani, Joana Lima, Celeste Eusébio, Carlos Costa, Celeste Coelho, Department of Economic, Management and Industrial Engineering, Aveiro University, Aveiro, Portugal, and others)

Perspectives on Poverty Alleviation: Community-Based Enterprise, Development of Innovation Capability, and the Vertical Integration Mindset
(Roland Gau, Edward Ramirez, Ricardo Gonzalez, Ray Perez, University of Texas at El Paso, College of Business Administration, El Paso, TX, USA)

U-City Development for Economic Competitiveness in an Advanced ICT Era
(Hyung Min Kim, Tae Sung Kim, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, and others)

EU Low-Carbon Revolution’s Influence on China and its Countermeasures
(Anwen Wang Dongmei, Low-Carbon Economy and Technology Research Institute of Hohai University, Xinbei District, Changzhou, China)

Theory and Practice on Risk Management of Floodwater Utilization Based on the Water Utilities IOT: A Case Study of the Northern Part of Jiangsu Province, China
(An Wen, Qi Wenjuan, Low-Carbon Economy and Technology Research Institute of Hohai University, Xinbei District, Changzhou, China)

Poverty, Inequality and Socio-Economic Development: A Dynamic Approach for Colombia
(Alexander Cotte Poveda, Department of Economics, University of Göttingen, Germany, and others)


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