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International Development: Core Journals

Core Journals - Information Technology

Information Technology for Development
Research on the effects of Information Technology on economic, social and human development

Information Technologies and international Development 
Intersection of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in developing countries with limited information technologies

The Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries
Design, development, implementation, management and evaluation of information systems and technologies in developing countries

Information Development 
Provision, management and use of information and communication technology emphasizing the information needs and problems of developing countries

Core Journals - Development

World Development
Multidisciplinary international journal devoted to the study and promotion of world development

Journal of Development Studies
Articles and book reviews concerned with developing countries of the world

Oxford Development Studies
Multidisciplinary articles on policy issues in development

Development Policy Review
Refereed journal that links research and policy in international development

Studies in Comparative International Development
Articles and book reviews on comparative international development, focusing on political economy, development theory, policy and research

Sustainable Development
Interdisciplinary journal on sustainable development at local, national and global levels

European Journal of Development Research
Debates & analysis on matters of policy, theory & practice in all aspects of development studies

Journal of International Development
Focuses on social sciences and development studies

Development (Society for International Development)
International development and assistance

Third World Quarterly
Interdisciplinary journal focused on analysis and commentary on key issues of global concern

Public Administration and Development
Articles on assessing the practice of public administration at the local, regional, national and international levels on managing development processes in developing countries

Progress in Development Studies
Poverty alleviation and international aid; International debt crisis, Economic development and industrialization, Environmental degradation & sustainable development, Political governance and civil society, Gender relations, Rights of the child

African Development Review
Articles focused on the study & analysis of development policy in Africa

Canadian Journal of Development Studies
Research and reflection on international development theory, policy and practice

IDS Bulletin
Articles on research from programmes and events at Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

Journal of Development Economics 
Articles on all aspects of economic development - from immediate policy concerns to structural problems of underdevelopment

Journal of Third World Studies
Third World problems and issues from different perspectives

Core Journals - Finance

Enterprise Development and Microfinance forum for those involved in designing and running enterprise development and microfinance programmes in developing countries

Core Journals - Gender

Gender and Development it is a publication of United Nations Research Institute for Social Development

Journals from around the world

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