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Critical Concepts in Economics

With a rich backlist of popular Economics titles on current areas of research, the Critical Concepts in Economics series spans a wide range of titles, with titles including China and Globalization, The Great Depression and Feminist Economics. Upcoming titles to look out for include Islamic Economics and Human Capital.

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1-10 of 24 results in Critical Concepts in Economics
  1. International Trade

    Edited by Bharat Hazari, Yin Wong Cheung

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    The economic principles that underpin international trade, and the many associated issues and controversies that this evergreen topic generates, are dizzying in their complexity. Now, to help advanced students and researchers make sense of an enormous—and growing—corpus of scholarship, Routledge...

    Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Economic Development of India

    Edited by Pulin B. Nayak

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    The development experience of India has been a matter of much interest in recent years. India is home to a sixth of the world’s population, and about a third of the country is acknowledged to be living below the officially determined poverty line. After more than six decades of planned economic...

    Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Time Series Econometrics

    Edited by Terence Mills

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    In the memorable words of Ragnar Frisch, econometrics is ‘a unification of the theoretical–quantitative and the empirical–quantitative approach to economic problems’. Beginning to take shape in the 1930s and 1940s, econometrics is now recognized as a vital subdiscipline supported by a vast—and...

    Published March 27th 2015 by Routledge

  4. China's Macroeconomic Policy

    Edited by Linda Yueh

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    China’s Macroeconomic Policy is a key collection of articles that showcase how economic policies have changed—and are changing still—in the world’s second largest economy, in a way that will affect the global economy. From exchange rates to fiscal policy, Chinese reforms have developed gradually to...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Economics of Natural Resources

    Edited by Barry Field, Gardner Brown

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    The principles that underpin the economics of natural resources and the many associated issues and controversies that the topic generates are dizzying in their complexity. Now, to help advanced students and researchers make sense of an explosion of scholarship, Routledge announces The Economics of...

    Published December 8th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Panel Data Econometrics

    Edited by Badi Baltagi

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    In the memorable words of Ragnar Frisch, econometrics is ‘a unification of the theoretical–quantitative and the empirical–quantitative approach to economic problems’. Beginning to take shape in the 1930s and 1940s, econometrics is now recognized as a vital subdiscipline supported by a vast—and...

    Published October 16th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Information Economics

    Edited by David Sappington, Michael R. Baye

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    How does information affect economic relations? What of the strategic issues surrounding the use of information: the make-buy-or-copy decision; the working and failure of markets; and the important role of outguessing each other in a macroeconomic context? Now, to help advanced students and...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Economics of Labor

    Edited by George J. Borjas

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    The branch of economics concerned with the allocation of resources in the labor market addresses some of the most difficult issues facing governments and policy-makers at the beginning of the twenty-first century. The range of dizzying questions it seeks to answer include: what is the impact of...

    Published June 12th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Human Capital

    Edited by Pedro Teixeira

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    In recent decades, human capital has become one of the most popular and influential research programmes in the academy. Its influence is not limited to economics, but has proved to be significant to many other social sciences; indeed, it has infused social and political debates about education and...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. e-Commerce Economics

    Edited by David VanHoose

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    The economic principles that underpin commercial transactions via electronic networks, and the many associated economic issues and controversies that e-commerce generates, are dizzying in their complexity. Now, to help advanced students and researchers make sense of an explosion of scholarship,...

    Published December 2nd 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Economics of Knowledge and..
    Edited by Cristiano Antonelli
    To Be Published October 13th 2015
  2. Greene: Applied Econometrics
    Edited by William Greene
    To Be Published December 15th 2015
  3. Morrell and Graham: Aviation Economics, 4-vol. set
    Edited by Peter Morrell, Anne Graham
    To Be Published December 15th 2015
  4. Social Economics
    Edited by Wilfred Dolfsma, Deborah M. Figart, Robert McMaster, Ellen Mutari, Mark D. White
    To Be Published February 15th 2016

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