Economics: Economic Theory & Philosophy

  • Participative Management: An Analysis of its Effect on Productivity book cover

    Participative Management

    An Analysis of its Effect on Productivity, 1st Edition

    By Dr Michael H. Swearingen

    This study, first published in 1997, examines the relationship between the style of management used and the level of productivity, measured in terms of the organization’s financial stability. Other variables examined include the age of the top level managers, their educational level, the size and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Employee Ownership and Economic Democracy

  • Mondragon: An Economic Analysis book cover

    Mondragon

    An Economic Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Henk Thomas, Chris Logan

    This book, first published in 1982, summarises the history and organisation of the group of co-operatives centred in Mondragon. The study makes an in-depth analysis of its economic aspects, including employment creation and manpower planning, the raising of financial resources and planning of…

    Paperback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Employee Ownership and Economic Democracy

  • Co-operation and the Future of Industry book cover

    Co-operation and the Future of Industry

    1st Edition

    By Leonard S. Woolf

    In this book, originally published in 1918, the Leonard S. Woolf explores the development of the Co-operative Movement into a democratic industrial system. This title combines a description of the movement as it was, with a picture of the ways in which the author felt it would become if it followed…

    Paperback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Employee Ownership and Economic Democracy

  • Restructuring Capitalism: Materialism and Spiritualism in Business book cover

    Restructuring Capitalism

    Materialism and Spiritualism in Business, 1st Edition

    By Rogene Buchholz

    The main theme of this book is that, within contemporary capitalist societies a materialist outlook informed by science has triumphed creating the lack of a spiritual dimension to give meaning and purpose to the activities that are necessary for a capitalist society to function effectively.…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Money, Social Ontology and Law book cover

    Money, Social Ontology and Law

    1st Edition

    By Angela Condello, Maurizio Ferraris, John Rogers Searle

    Presenting legal and philosophical essays on money, this book explores the conditions according to which an object like a piece of paper, or an electronic signal, has come to be seen as having a value. Money plays a crucial role in the regulation of social relationships, and their normative…

    Hardback – 2019-04-12 
    Routledge
    Law and Politics

  • Industrial Unemployment in Germany 1873-1913 book cover

    Industrial Unemployment in Germany 1873-1913

    1st Edition

    By Linda A. Heilman

    Originally published in 1991 this book provides a multi-faceted analysis of German unemployment between 1873 and 1913. It can also be read as an example of social scientific historiography during the fourth quarter of the twentieth century. Finally, the study has value for the comparative…

    Paperback – 2019-04-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The German Economy

  • The East German Economy book cover

    The East German Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Jeffries, Manfred Melzer, Eleanore Breuning

    Originally published in 1987, this book brings together leading authorities from Germany and the USA who analyze how the East German economy actually operated - planning and management, pricing, investment and innovation, the financial system, agriculture and foreign trade (including the special…

    Paperback – 2019-04-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The German Economy

  • Discourse Analysis and Austerity: Critical Studies from Economics and Linguistics book cover

    Discourse Analysis and Austerity

    Critical Studies from Economics and Linguistics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Power, Tanweer Ali, Eva Lebdušková

    In the immediate aftermath of the global financial crisis of 2008, governments around the developed world coordinated policy moves to stimulate economic activity and avert a depression. In subsequent years, however, cuts to public expenditure, or austerity, have become the dominant narrative in…

    Hardback – 2019-03-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Economics of an Innovation System: Inside and Outside the Black Box book cover

    Economics of an Innovation System

    Inside and Outside the Black Box, 1st Edition

    By Tsutomu Harada

    Existing literature looks at national innovation systems from the perspective of either "inside the black box" or "outside the black box". This is the first book that analyzes both the inside and outside of the black box using a general equilibrium framework. The book looks at what is outside the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Economics of Innovation

  • Disembedded Markets: Economic Theology and Global Capitalism book cover

    Disembedded Markets

    Economic Theology and Global Capitalism, 1st Edition

    By Christoph Deutschmann

    This book offers a sociological analysis of globalised capitalist markets, advancing the notion of ‘disembedded markets’ to challenge the idea of ‘social embeddedness’ common in economic sociology. Avoiding an exclusive focus on institutions, networks and trust relationships surrounding markets,…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Maximum Government, Maximum Governance: Reframing India’s Macroeconomic Discourse book cover

    Maximum Government, Maximum Governance

    Reframing India’s Macroeconomic Discourse, 1st Edition

    By Sashi Sivramkrishna

    Austerity, fiscal consolidation, fiscal discipline and fiscal deficit targets have become the buzzwords of contemporary macroeconomic policy. By tracing the history of macroeconomic schools of thought, Maximum Government, Maximum Governance explores the origins, essence, shortcomings and deception…

    Hardback – 2019-02-22 
    Routledge

  • Economic Foundations of Law book cover

    Economic Foundations of Law

    3rd Edition

    By Stephen J. Spurr

    The third edition of Economic Foundations of Law introduces readers to the economic analysis of the major areas of the law: property law, torts, contracts, criminal law, civil procedure, corporation law and financial markets, taxation, and labor law. No prior knowledge of law is required, but a…

    Paperback – 2019-02-13
    Routledge

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