Recommended CHOICE Titles from Routledge and CRC Press 2012 - 2019

A full list of titles reviewed as "Recommended" by CHOICE Magazine, 2012-2019.


The full list of Routledge Economics titles reviewed as Recommended by CHOICE Magazine since 2012.

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  • Airline Industry

    Poised for Disruptive Innovation?, 1st Edition

    By Nawal K. Taneja

    Many business sectors have been, and are being, forced to compete with new competitors-disrupters of some sort-who have found new ways to create and deliver new value for customers often through the use of technology that is coupled with a new underlying production or business model, and/or a broad…

    Hardback – 2016-06-30

  • Theories of International Economics

    1st Edition

    By Peter M. Lichtenstein

    International economic theories emerged within particular social, economic and political frameworks and were developed as solutions to the problems of contemporary economics. In order to understand the increasingly complex and interdependent state of today’s international economy, we need to…

    Hardback – 2016-04-06

  • Chicago

    An economic history, 1st Edition

    By John F. McDonald

    Chicago went from nothing in 1830 to become the second-largest city in the nation in 1900, while the Midwest developed to become one of the world’s foremost urban areas. This book is an economic history of the Chicago metropolitan area from the 1820s to the present. It examines the city in its…

    Hardback – 2015-08-20
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • International Political Economy

    The Business of War and Peace, 1st Edition

    By James H. Nolt

    This book offers a completely new and unique introduction to the economics of international relations. It treats all the traditional major themes of international relations theory while giving each a refreshing new twist with the incorporation of the influence of private power, particularly in the…

    Paperback – 2014-12-11

  • Routledge Handbook of the History of Global Economic Thought

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vincent Barnett

    The Routledge Handbook of the History of Global Economic Thought offers the first comprehensive overview of the long-run history of economic thought from a truly international perspective. Although globalization has facilitated the spread of ideas between nations, the history of economics has…

    Hardback – 2014-08-26
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Economics: The Basics

    3rd Edition

    By Tony Cleaver

    Now in its third edition, Economics: The Basics continues to provide an engaging and topical introduction to the key issues in contemporary economics. Fully updated to take into account the global recession, ongoing problems in Eurozone economies, changing patterns in world trade, housing and…

    Paperback – 2014-08-26
    The Basics

  • A Short History of Economic Thought

    3rd Edition

    By Bo Sandelin, Hans-Michael Trautwein, Richard Wundrak

    This book, now in its third edition, provides an elementary introduction to the history of economic thought. A chapter is devoted to each of the major developments in the history of the discipline, before a concluding chapter in which the authors draw together some of the key strands and comment on…

    Paperback – 2014-08-08

  • Running the Numbers: A Practical Guide to Regional Economic and Social Analysis: 2014

    A Practical Guide to Regional Economic and Social Analysis, 1st Edition

    By John Quinterno

    Through use of practical examples and a plainspoken narrative style that minimises the use of maths, this book demystifies data concepts, sources, and methods for public service professionals interested in understanding economic and social issues at the regional level. By blending elements of a…

    Paperback – 2014-03-30

  • Green Industrial Policy in Emerging Countries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Pegels

    For decades, governments have tried to foster industrial competitiveness and economic growth. Many instruments are known to work, and many lessons have been learned. However, humanity is increasingly feeling the effects of natural resource depletion. The rate of this depletion is deeply…

    Hardback – 2014-02-19
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Economic Development and Global Crisis

    The Latin American Economy in Historical Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by José Luís Cardoso, Maria Cristina Marcuzzo, María Eugenia Romero Sotelo

    This edited collection uses a history of economic thought perspective to explore the evolving role of Latin America within the context of globalization. In particular, it examines the region’s resilience in the face of the global financial crisis. Economic Development and Global Crisis explains…

    Hardback – 2014-01-09
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • The Economic Crisis and Governance in the European Union

    A Critical Assessment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Javier Bilbao-Ubillos

    This book explores the way in which the financial crisis that began in the US spread to the economy of the European Union. It takes a critical look at the measures adopted by EU institutions in response to that crisis, seeking to explain the rationale behind them, their context, their development…

    Hardback – 2013-10-30
    Routledge Studies in the European Economy

  • Ten Crises

    1st Edition

    By Peter Montiel

    Financial crises are dramatic events. When they emerge, they tend to dominate the attention of the press and become the focus of policymakers. In one form or another, they have affected the lives of millions of people throughout the world. As references to 16th century Dutch tulips, 18th South Seas…

    Paperback – 2013-10-16

  • Growth of the International Economy, 1820-2015

    5th Edition

    By Michael Graff, A.G. Kenwood, A.L. Lougheed

    Kenwood and Lougheed’s classic book has been the benchmark introduction to the development of the global economy for decades. For this fifth edition, Michael Graff has brought the story up to date to include events from the early part of the twenty first century – continued globalization, the…

    Paperback – 2013-08-06

  • The Rise of Planning in Industrial America, 1865-1914

    1st Edition

    By Richard Adelstein

    Central economic planning is often associated with failed state socialism, and modern capitalism celebrated as its antithesis. This book shows that central planning is not always, or even primarily, a state enterprise, and that the giant industrial corporations that dominated the American economy…

    Hardback – 2012-03-26
    Routledge Explorations in Economic History

  • Basic Mathematics for Economics, Business and Finance

    1st Edition

    By EK Ummer

    This book can help overcome the widely observed math-phobia and math-aversion among undergraduate students in these subjects. The book can also help them understand why they have to learn different mathematical techniques, how they can be applied, and how they will equip the students in…

    Paperback – 2011-12-02

  • Cost-Benefit Analysis

    Cases and Materials, 1st Edition

    By Euston Quah, Raymond Toh

    Cost-benefit analysis (CBA) is the systematic and analytical process of comparing benefits and costs in evaluating the desirability of a project or programme, often of a social nature and for society as a whole. CBA is fundamental to government decision-making and can be an effective tool for…

    Paperback – 2011-10-20

  • Happiness, Ethics and Economics

    1st Edition

    By Johannes Hirata

    Despite decades of empirical happiness research, there is still little evidence for the positive effect of economic growth on life satisfaction. This poses a major challenge to welfare economic theory and to normative conceptions of socio-economic development. This book endeavours to explain these…

    Hardback – 2011-02-24
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy