Economics: Economic Theory & Philosophy

  • Creative Research in Economics book cover

    Creative Research in Economics

    1st Edition

    By Arnold Wentzel

    Researchers are expected to produce original findings, yet nobody explains how original contributions are conceived in economics. Recently there have been calls for more creativity in economic research, yet there is no literature that explores creative research apart from collections of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
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    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Routledge Revivals: New Views of Co-operation (1988): Working-Class Politics in Britain and Sweden book cover

    Routledge Revivals: New Views of Co-operation (1988)

    Working-Class Politics in Britain and Sweden, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Yeo

    First published in 1988, this book sets out to reinterpret the changing place of working-class association in capitalist Britain. It argues that in combination, co-operation and association constitutes labour’s power — what is has to work with and who to work for — yet social historians have tended…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31
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    Routledge Revivals: History Workshop Series

  • Routledge Revivals: The Commerce of Nations (1923) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Commerce of Nations (1923)

    1st Edition

    By C.F. Bastable

    First published in 1929, this book was written to express the belief that nations’ commercial policy and doctrines could best be explained by reference to their history. The author argues that this applies equally to legislation and theory, for example both the McKinley Act of 1890 and…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31
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  • Routledge Revivals: Trade and the Empire (1903): Mr. Chamberlain's Proposals Examined in Four Speeches and a Prefatory Note book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Trade and the Empire (1903)

    Mr. Chamberlain's Proposals Examined in Four Speeches and a Prefatory Note, 1st Edition

    By H.H. Asquith

    First published in 1903, this collects together speeches given by H.H. Asquith to refute the charge that those who defended Free Trade at the turn of the century were ignorant or indifferent to actual and potential economic forces, and also clung to obsolete conceptions of the Empire. The author…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Revivals: Towards a New Theory of Organizations (1994) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Towards a New Theory of Organizations (1994)

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Hassard, Martin Parker

    First published in 1994, the essays collected in this book explore the impact and current status of the ideas put forth in David Silverman’s The Theory of Organizations, and how they relate to future directions in organization theory. After opening with a chapter by Silverman himself, the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31
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  • Routledge Revivals: Economics for Beginners (1921) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Economics for Beginners (1921)

    1st Edition

    By M.C. Buer

    First published in 1921, this book is intended to provide a comprehensive overview of economics to beginners, with only the more intricate and controversial subjects — such as economic rent — being omitted for the sake of clarity. The subject is dealt with as concretely as possible with extensive…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31
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  • Urbanization and Urban Planning in Capitalist Society book cover

    Urbanization and Urban Planning in Capitalist Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Dear, Allen J. Scott

    Originally published in 1981, Urbanization and Urban Planning in Capitalist Society, is a comprehensive collection of papers addressing urban crises. Through a synthesis of current discussions around various critical approaches to the urban question, the book defines a general theory of…

    Hardback – 2018-05-29
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    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Urban Planning in a Capitalist Society book cover

    Urban Planning in a Capitalist Society

    1st Edition

    By Gwyneth Kirk

    Originally published in 1980, Urban Planning in a Capitalist Society addresses land use planning as both a technical and a political activity, involving the distribution of scarce resources – land and capital. The book reviews and assesses the strengths and weaknesses of several theoretical…

    Hardback – 2018-05-29
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    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Urban Land and Property Markets in The Netherlands book cover

    Urban Land and Property Markets in The Netherlands

    1st Edition

    By Barrie Needham, Patrick Koenders, Bert Kruijt

    Originally published in 1993, Urban Land and Property Markets in the Netherlands provides a detailed explanation of how the land and property markets of the Netherlands work. This book describes the scene extensively and goes deeper to explain the situation in the Netherlands, with commercial real…

    Hardback – 2018-05-29
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    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Urban Markets: Developing Informal Retailing book cover

    Urban Markets

    Developing Informal Retailing, 1st Edition

    By David Dewar, Vanessa Watson

    Originally published in 1990, Urban Markets looks at how the informal sector of the economy should be encouraged to assist in the alleviation of problems of poverty and unemployment. Despite this rhetoric, few concrete, implementable ways have been developed. This book is concerned with one such…

    Hardback – 2018-05-29
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    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • America's Suburban Centers: The Land Use-Transportation Link book cover

    America's Suburban Centers

    The Land Use-Transportation Link, 1st Edition

    By Robert Cervero

    Originally published in 1989, America’s Suburban Centers looks at how America’s suburban workplaces are being increasingly designed for automobiles rather than people. The emergence of sprawling office complexes devoid of housing, shops and other facilities is giving rise to regional congestion…

    Hardback – 2018-05-29
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    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Neighborhood Jobs, Race, and Skills: Urban Employment and Commuting book cover

    Neighborhood Jobs, Race, and Skills

    Urban Employment and Commuting, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Immergluck

    Originally published in 1998, Neighbourhood Jobs, Race, and Skills argues that race is a powerful and persistent barrier to employment. Analysing existing literature, this book outlines how racial discrimination in hiring against African Americans appears to remain a contributor to high…

    Hardback – 2018-05-29
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    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

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