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Information and communication technologies for development and poverty reduction : the potential of telecommunications, edited by Maximo Torero and Joachim von Braun

Label
Information and communication technologies for development and poverty reduction : the potential of telecommunications
Title
Information and communication technologies for development and poverty reduction
Title remainder
the potential of telecommunications
Statement of responsibility
edited by Maximo Torero and Joachim von Braun
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HE8635
LC item number
.I52 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Torero Cullen, Máximo
  • Von Braun, Joachim
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Telecommunication
  • Economic development
  • ICT
  • Economische ontwikkeling
  • Armoede
Label
Information and communication technologies for development and poverty reduction : the potential of telecommunications, edited by Maximo Torero and Joachim von Braun
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published for the International Food Policy Research Institute"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Telecommunications infrastructure and economic growth : a cross-country analysis / Maximo Torero, Shyamal K. Chowdhury, and Arjun S. Bedi -- Institutional and public policy aspects of ICT infrastructure provision / Maximo Torero and Joachim von Braun. Case studies : Telecommunications privatization : the case of Peru / Maximo Torero ; Public-private partnership initiated by aid : the case of Laos / Gi-Soon Song ; Leadership from nongovernmental organizations : the case of Bangladesh / Shyamal K. Chowdhury and Abdul Bayes ; Competition without privatization : the case of China / Wensheng Wang ; Institutional trends and infrastructural developments in telecommunications in sub-Saharan Africa : the case of Ghana / Romeo Bertolini -- The economic effects of ICT at firm-levels / Gi-Soon Song and Dietrich Mueller-Falcke. Case studies : The impact of ICT on small enterprises : the case of small-scale industry in India / Dietrich Mueller-Falcke ; Does the use of ICT improve the productivity of SMEs in East Africa? The case of Kenya and Tanzania / Francis A.S.T. Matambalya and Susanna Wolf ; The impact of telecommunciations on rural enterprises : the case of rural Laos / Arjun S. Bedi and Gi-Soon Song ; ICT and export performance : the case of garment manufacturing enterprises in India / Kaushalesh Lal -- Impacts of ICT on low-income rural households / Maximo Torero and Joachim von Braun. Case studies : The impact of public telephones in rural areas : the case of Peru / Virgilio Galdo and Maximo Torero ; Benefits of rural telecommunications : the case of Laos / Gi-Soon Song and Arjun S. Bedi ; Implications of access to public telephones : the case of rural Bangladesh / Shyamal K. Chowdhury ; Farmers, incomes, and the use of telephones : the case of rural China / Wensheng Wang ; The effects of public telephone services : the case of rural Ghana / Romeo Bertolini -- ICT for pro-poor provision of public goods and services : a focus on health / Maja Micevska -- Conclusions and implications for policy and research / Maximo Torero and Joachim von Braun
Control code
61513192
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 362 p.
Isbn
9780801882265
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005052796
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)61513192
Label
Information and communication technologies for development and poverty reduction : the potential of telecommunications, edited by Maximo Torero and Joachim von Braun
Publication
Note
"Published for the International Food Policy Research Institute"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Telecommunications infrastructure and economic growth : a cross-country analysis / Maximo Torero, Shyamal K. Chowdhury, and Arjun S. Bedi -- Institutional and public policy aspects of ICT infrastructure provision / Maximo Torero and Joachim von Braun. Case studies : Telecommunications privatization : the case of Peru / Maximo Torero ; Public-private partnership initiated by aid : the case of Laos / Gi-Soon Song ; Leadership from nongovernmental organizations : the case of Bangladesh / Shyamal K. Chowdhury and Abdul Bayes ; Competition without privatization : the case of China / Wensheng Wang ; Institutional trends and infrastructural developments in telecommunications in sub-Saharan Africa : the case of Ghana / Romeo Bertolini -- The economic effects of ICT at firm-levels / Gi-Soon Song and Dietrich Mueller-Falcke. Case studies : The impact of ICT on small enterprises : the case of small-scale industry in India / Dietrich Mueller-Falcke ; Does the use of ICT improve the productivity of SMEs in East Africa? The case of Kenya and Tanzania / Francis A.S.T. Matambalya and Susanna Wolf ; The impact of telecommunciations on rural enterprises : the case of rural Laos / Arjun S. Bedi and Gi-Soon Song ; ICT and export performance : the case of garment manufacturing enterprises in India / Kaushalesh Lal -- Impacts of ICT on low-income rural households / Maximo Torero and Joachim von Braun. Case studies : The impact of public telephones in rural areas : the case of Peru / Virgilio Galdo and Maximo Torero ; Benefits of rural telecommunications : the case of Laos / Gi-Soon Song and Arjun S. Bedi ; Implications of access to public telephones : the case of rural Bangladesh / Shyamal K. Chowdhury ; Farmers, incomes, and the use of telephones : the case of rural China / Wensheng Wang ; The effects of public telephone services : the case of rural Ghana / Romeo Bertolini -- ICT for pro-poor provision of public goods and services : a focus on health / Maja Micevska -- Conclusions and implications for policy and research / Maximo Torero and Joachim von Braun
Control code
61513192
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 362 p.
Isbn
9780801882265
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005052796
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)61513192

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