Economics of Gambling Behavior

Economics of Gambling Behavior

This work deals with gambling behavior, both from the point of view of decision theory and with regard to the Czech gambling experience. Gambling at actuarially unfair odds is commonplace, yet the standard model of consumer choice cannot explain this p...

Sri Lanka’s Experience of Economic Liberalization

Sri Lanka’s Experience of Economic Liberalization

During the 1950s Sri Lanka was in the third place in Asia after Japan and Malaysia in terms of per capita GDP. South Korea, Thailand and Indonesia were behind Sri Lanka. However, all these countries have surpassed Sri Lanka very long ago. Many reasons ...

Economics of Urban Informal Sector in Nagaland

Economics of Urban Informal Sector in Nagaland

This book delves into the study of Urban Informal sector in the Indian state of Nagaland with special focus on Dimapur district. Altogether the book consists of seven chapters. The first chapter deals with the genesis of the concept, definition and the...

Fundamental Issues in Islamic Economics

Fundamental Issues in Islamic Economics

This book deals with most important issues in contemporary Islamic Economics. Any student or researcher in this field would necessarily have to understand the philosophy, and the methodology of Islamic economics and its relation with mainstream economi...

Economic Contributions Of Coffee Cooperatives

Economic Contributions Of Coffee Cooperatives

The co-operative movement brings together over 1 billion people around the world. The United Nations estimated in 1994 that the livelihood of nearly 3 billion people, or half of the world's population, was made secure by co-operative enterprise. In spi...