If you only read one thing this week…


If you only recommend one thing this week… by ifyouonlyreadonethingthisweek
September 16, 2006, 12:50 am
Filed under: accountability

Let us know what you’re reading that you’d recommend to colleagues – comment here by pressing the comment button below, or by emailing nmacdonald or ayoung (at) mercycorps (dot) org to get your name in lights!

Articles, journals, books and book reviews, web sites, news – anything you find interesting or useful that you’d like to share.

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Comment by ifyouonlyreadonethingthisweek

I’d suggest this site:

http://www.doingbusiness.org/

It’s quite fascinating – spend a few minutes clicking around on it. Who’d have thought that Yemenis have to lay down over 2000% of GNP/capita to get a business license?

Comment by Tom Longley

who have concept community development

Thank you arianto – can you say a little more on this, I’m not sure I fully understand you? Thanks! Nick

Comment by arianto

I found this book fascinating, especially chapters 3 and 4 on the development of norms of war and development (through a study of Henry Dunant and the Red Cross and the McNamara World Bank):

Martha Finnemore: National Interests in International Society, Cornell University Press, 1996.

-Andy

Comment by Andrew Rumbach




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