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Routledge Library Editions: Modern World Economy


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Reissuing works originally published between 1938 and 1998, this fascinating collection of books on global economics is a superb resource in international politics, finance and industry as well as economic thought and history. Some works look at individual industries or parts of the world while others present a wide view of international policies.

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International Industry and Business Structural Change, Industrial Policy and Industry Strategies

International Industry and Business Structural Change, Industrial Policy and Industry Strategies

1st Edition

Robert H. Ballance
August 01, 2018

In a balanced and readable account, this book explains how international, domestic, economic and political factors interrelated to shape the world of modern industry in the thirty years before it was originally published in 1987. It conveys some of the richness and diversity in the political and ...

The Crumbling of Empire The Disintegration of World Economy

The Crumbling of Empire The Disintegration of World Economy

1st Edition

M. J. Bonn
August 01, 2018

This book concerns the end of the age of colonization and the inherent changes in the world economy. It discusses the author’s perception of the disintegration of free trade and ideas on the solution of federation. Starting with an introduction to economic thought and history the author then ...

Atlas of the World Economy

Atlas of the World Economy

1st Edition

Michael Freeman
July 31, 2018

Originally published in 1991. The post-war period witnessed massive changes in the nature and operation of the world economy. This "Atlas" examines those changes under the headings of population, agriculture, energy, industry, national income, transport, trade, labour and multinationals. Not an ...

Freedom and Stability in the World Economy

Freedom and Stability in the World Economy

1st Edition

Douglas Evans, Richard Body
July 31, 2018

Originally published in 1976. This collection of essays addresses the question of whether a free market economy, suitably modified as a social market economy according to the aspirations and requirements of individual societies, could be effectively recreated. In the face of the trends of the time ...

International Policy for the World Economy

International Policy for the World Economy

1st Edition

James Oliver Newton Perkins
July 31, 2018

Originally published in 1969. This study presents as a whole an outline of the underlying issues of inter-related areas of economic policy in which countries co-operate. Written in an important time of policy reforms following international monetary crises it draws together information on areas of ...

Regionalization and Globalization in the Modern World Economy Perspectives on the Third World and Transitional Economies

Regionalization and Globalization in the Modern World Economy Perspectives on the Third World and Transitional Economies

1st Edition

Alex E. Fernández Jilberto, André Mommen
July 31, 2018

Originally published in 1998. This collection of outstanding essays explores the importance of regionalization and globalization to the world economy. International contributions explore the process of regionalization in the Pacific Area, The Americas, Africa and Europe, and question whether the ...

The International Grain Trade Problems and Prospects

The International Grain Trade Problems and Prospects

1st Edition

Nick Butler
July 31, 2018

The mood of the international grain market changed remarkably in the decade before this book was originally published in 1986. In the early 1970s, which were years of buoyancy and high prices, the concern was with feeding the starving millions and subsequently, in the United states, with the use of...

The International Steel Industry Restructuring, State Policies and Localities

The International Steel Industry Restructuring, State Policies and Localities

1st Edition

David Sadler, Ray Hudson
July 31, 2018

Originally published in 1989. The international steel industry suffered a major decline after the onset of world recession in 1973, perhaps suffering more plant closures and job losses than any other sector. This book analyses the decline, surveying the various factors which have contributed to it,...

Routledge Library Editions: Modern World Economy

Routledge Library Editions: Modern World Economy

1st Edition

Various
February 24, 2017

Reissuing works originally published between 1938 and 1998, this fascinating collection of books on global economics is a superb resource in international politics, finance and industry as well as economic thought and history. Some works look at individual industries or parts of the world while ...

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