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Reading: From the Local to the Global

by on October 9, 2015

From the Local to the Global, Third EditionFrom the Local to the Global: Key issues in development studies
McCann, Gerard and Stephen McCloskey, editors. London: Pluto Press, 2015. 

In its third edition, this book explores how closely the local and global are connected in today’s globalized economy. Updated to include chapters on new challenges to poverty eradication such as climate change, the financial crisis, and political instability, it provides an introduction to major development issues including: aid, debt, trade, migration, and gender.

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