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  • Insolvency Law and Multinational Groups: Theories, Solutions and Recommendations for Business Failure book cover

    Insolvency Law and Multinational Groups

    Theories, Solutions and Recommendations for Business Failure, 1st Edition

    By Daoning Zhang

    The insolvency of multinational corporate groups creates a compelling challenge to the commercial world. As many medium and large-sized companies are multinational companies with operations in different countries, it is important to provide appropriate solutions for the insolvency of these key…

    eBook – 2019-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Gardiner C.Mean's Institutional and Post-Keynesian Economics: An Interpretation and Assessment book cover

    Gardiner C.Mean's Institutional and Post-Keynesian Economics

    An Interpretation and Assessment, 1st Edition

    By Warren J. Samuels, Steven G. Medema

    Gardiner Means has a secure place in the history of 20th century economic thought, as the co-author with A.A.Berle of "The Modern Corporation and Private Property". But according to Samuels and Medema, Means should be remembered for major contributions in both micro- and macroeconomics. The authors…

    eBook – 2019-07-26
    Routledge

  • Disaster Risk Governance: Four Cases from Developing Countries book cover

    Disaster Risk Governance

    Four Cases from Developing Countries, 1st Edition

    By Denise D. P. Thompson

    Disaster Risk Governance offers the first extensive engagement with disaster risk governance in the Caribbean and Sub-Saharan Africa. In the last decade and a half Kenya, Jamaica, Dominica, and Zanzibar have all suffered massive destruction from disasters caused by natural hazards. Despite the…

    eBook – 2019-07-26
    Routledge

  • Gender, Space and City Bankers book cover

    Gender, Space and City Bankers

    1st Edition

    By Helen Longlands

    Gendered processes of globalisation, transnationalisation and urbanisation are increasing local and global inequalities and widening the gap between the rich and the poor. The global finance industry plays a key role in these processes, directing its operations from local command points in global…

    eBook – 2019-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Urban Policy in Latin America: Towards the Sustainable Development Goals? book cover

    Urban Policy in Latin America

    Towards the Sustainable Development Goals?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Cohen, Maria Carrizosa, Margarita Gutman

    This book evaluates the impact of 20 years of urban policies in six Latin American countries: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador and Mexico. It argues that evaluating the fulfillment of past commitments is essential for framing and meeting the new commitments that were taken in Habitat III…

    eBook – 2019-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Incomplete Revolutions: Success and Failures of Capitalist Transition Strategies in Post-communist Economies: Success and Failures of Capitalist Transition Strategies in Post-communist Economies book cover

    Incomplete Revolutions: Success and Failures of Capitalist Transition Strategies in Post-communist Economies

    Success and Failures of Capitalist Transition Strategies in Post-communist Economies, 1st Edition

    By Adam Zwass

    This volume focuses on the role of privatization strategies, contrasting the outcomes of the voucher plans with outright sale of state assets (including to foreign investors). The author considers the record of newly emerging banking and financial systems.…

    eBook – 2019-07-25
    Routledge

  • Manufacturing, Technology, and Economic Growth book cover

    Manufacturing, Technology, and Economic Growth

    1st Edition

    By Carlos Sabillon

    This book analyzes the development of economic events in Japan, China, the NICs, Russia, Germany, Britain, and the United States of America during the second half of the twentieth century in an effort to uncover the variables that were determinant for the generation of economic growth. After…

    eBook – 2019-07-25
    Routledge

  • Chen Yun's Strategy for China's Development book cover

    Chen Yun's Strategy for China's Development

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas R. Lardy, Kenneth Lieberthal, Dong Chen

    Originally published in 1983. Since Mao Zedongfs death the Chinese have been debating the future character of the country’s political and economic system. The present collection of Chen Yun’s writings must be read against the backdrop of the ongoing policy discussion in the 1980s. Chen has been,…

    eBook – 2019-07-25
    Routledge

  • The Institutional Theory of the Firm: Embedded Autonomy book cover

    The Institutional Theory of the Firm

    Embedded Autonomy, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Styhre

    The Institutional Theory of the Firm examines recent and previous organization theory literature to advocate what Evans (1995) refers to as the "embedded autonomy" of the firm, as well as its role in being simultaneously anchored in, for example, corporate legislation and regulatory practices on…

    eBook – 2019-07-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Transitional Justice, Corporate Accountability and Socio-Economic Rights: Lessons from Argentina book cover

    Transitional Justice, Corporate Accountability and Socio-Economic Rights

    Lessons from Argentina, 1st Edition

    By Laura García Martín

    This book explores the intersection of two emergent and vibrant fields of study in international human rights law: transitional justice and corporate accountability for human rights abuses. While both have received significant academic and political attention, the potential links between them…

    eBook – 2019-07-25
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • The Economic Thought of Michael Polanyi book cover

    The Economic Thought of Michael Polanyi

    1st Edition

    By Gábor Biró

    Michael Polanyi is most famous for his work in chemistry and the philosophy of science, but in the 1930s and 1940s he made an important contribution to economics. Drawing on rich archival materials on Polanyi and his correspondents, Gábor Biró explores their competing worldviews and their struggles…

    eBook – 2019-07-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Services and the Knowledge-Based Economy book cover

    Services and the Knowledge-Based Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Boden, Ian Miles

    First published in 2000. Over the past two decades, the service sector have increased dramatically and now occupy the largest share of the economy of advanced industrial societies. Certain business services are regularly cited as evidence for the emergence of a "knowledge economy". In this…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

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