The case for conducting first-in-human (phase 0 and phase 1) clinical trials in low and middle income countries
- The middle ground. Newman, Dean // Money Marketing;6/16/2011, p56
The article focuses on the author's view concerning the growth of middle-income consumers in the developing countries.
- Class distinctions. Chun, Janean // Entrepreneur;Jan1996, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p102
Focuses on the growing middle class in developing countries as market of entrepreneurs in the United States. Purchasing powers of middle class; Measurement of household consumption.
- The global middle class. Walker, Chip // American Demographics;Sep95, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p40
Focuses on socioeconomic strata (SES) analysis and purchasing power parity (PPP) analysis, two economic methods which can help businesses assess buying power in international markets. The emerging middle-class in many developing countries; The issue of how to measure income in the developing...
- sustainability. // Packaging Digest;Nov2008, Vol. 45 Issue 11, p34
The article discusses Jared Diamond's essay "What's Your Consumption Factor?" which cites that the developed world consumes at a rate about 32 times higher than an average person in the developing world. Consumption is one of the main cultural exports and our economic systems rely on it. Looking...
- EM Middle Class: How To Gain Exposure. // Emerging Markets Monitor;2/26/2007, Vol. 12 Issue 44, p1
The article deals with the role of the middle class in the convergence of the emerging market economies. The author predicted that the national income per capita levels in emerging markets will increase by 676 percent between 2000-2011 as well as 100 percent between 2006-2011. The author also...
- ANNEX 3: DAC List of Aid Recipients--For 2002 flows. // Creditor Reporting System on Aid Activities -- Systeme de notifi;Mar2004, Vol. 2004 Issue 2, p237
Presents a chart of economic aid recipients for the 2002 aid contributions categorized in terms of the country's economic status such as the least developed countries, low income countries and lower middle income countries.
- The Multinational Corporations and Industrial Unrest in Developing Countries. Sooklal, Lessey // Labor Law Journal;Aug73, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p474
This article provides a framework for discussing problems created by the involvement of multinational corporations (MNC) in developing countries. A developing country shall be regarded as one which has the type of socio-economic structure with the following features: a relatively small elite; a...
- The Growing Global Middle Class and Its Demands. Barnett, Thomas P. M. // WPR Subset;9/7/2009, p1
The article focuses on the global middle class in the 21st century. It discusses the impact of globalization in the growth of this class, citing its demand for better food, among other things. It explores what is called the third wave of outsourcing for arable farmland in developing countries by...
- THE CASE FOR OPTIMISM: IDEAS, ECONOMIC EVOLUTION, AND GLOBALIZATION. Elliott, Michael // Fortune;2/7/2011, Vol. 163 Issue 2, p60
The author gives reasons to be optimistic about economic growth and globalization. In the near term he believes both developed and developing economies will continue to expand. Over a ten-year period he thinks prosperous middle classes will develop in China, India, and Latin America. He cites...