Economics: Microeconomics

  • Equilibrium, Welfare and Uncertainty: Beyond Arrow-Debreu book cover

    Equilibrium, Welfare and Uncertainty: Beyond Arrow-Debreu

    1st Edition

    By Mukul Majumdar

    One of the fundamental themes in economic theory is the study of the role of prices in achieving an optimal allocation of resources in a competitive, decentralized economy. The book begins with a review of the basic results on the rigorous elaboration of the Walras-Pareto theory (following the…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Developing Alternative Frameworks for Explaining Tax Compliance book cover

    Developing Alternative Frameworks for Explaining Tax Compliance

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Alm, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez, Benno Torgler

    Over the last several decades, there has been a growing interest in theoretical, empirical, and experimental work on all aspects of tax compliance and tax evasion. The essays in this volume summarize the existing state of knowledge of tax compliance and tax evasion, present new thinking about this…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

  • Waste and Recycling: Theory and Empirics book cover

    Waste and Recycling

    Theory and Empirics, 1st Edition

    By Takayoshi Shinkuma, Shunsuke Managi

    As "business as usual" has become the mantra of today's world, it's unlikely to see a decrease in hazardous waste generated from greater economic growth. Written by renowned experts, the book suggests a solution, supported by theoretical arguments to this waste problem. The book discusses how main…

    Paperback – 2013-09-13
    Routledge

  • Enterprise Forms and Economic Efficiency: Capitalist, Cooperative and Government Firms book cover

    Enterprise Forms and Economic Efficiency

    Capitalist, Cooperative and Government Firms, 1st Edition

    By Kazuhiko Mikami

    The book conducts a comparative study on the form of enterprise, focusing on broadly defined cooperative firms in comparison with conventional capitalist firms. It explores the essential advantages and disadvantages of the different types of firms and attempts to answer why capitalist firms are so…

    Paperback – 2013-09-13
    Routledge

  • Economic Fundamentals of Power Plant Performance book cover

    Economic Fundamentals of Power Plant Performance

    1st Edition

    By Almas Heshmati

    Stability of the electricity industry is crucial for economic growth of all nations. Sustainable economic growth cannot be accomplished without secured energy supply. The book underlines how management of the electricity industry should be conducted and the efficient form of electricity market…

    Paperback – 2013-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Measurement of Individual Well-Being and Group Inequalities: Essays in Memory of Z. M. Berrebi book cover

    The Measurement of Individual Well-Being and Group Inequalities

    Essays in Memory of Z. M. Berrebi, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Deutsch, Jacques Silber

    Although most traditional economic theory puts the individual at the centre of analysis, more recent approaches have acknowledged the importance of a wider sense of identity as a determinant of individual behaviour. Whether it is ethnicity, religion or gender, group membership is a central part of…

    Paperback – 2013-09-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • The Future of Local Economic Development book cover

    The Future of Local Economic Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ines Newman

    This book looks at the future role of local economic development. Once New Labour came to power in 1997, they sought a third way between the new right agenda of Thatcherism with its attempts to reduce the role of the local state and foster a free market and the left’s attempts to take more…

    Paperback – 2013-08-08
    Routledge

  • Uncertainty in Economic Theory book cover

    Uncertainty in Economic Theory

    1st Edition

    Edited by Itzhak Gilboa

    This volume brings together important papers, coupled with new introductions, in the massively influential area of uncertainty in economic theory. Seminal papers are available together for the first time in book format, with new introductions and under the steely editorship of Itzhak Gilboa - this…

    Paperback – 2013-05-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Modern Applications of Austrian Thought book cover

    Modern Applications of Austrian Thought

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jürgen G. Backhaus

    Austrian economics is often criticized as being hostile to empirical research and seen purely as an ideology. In contrast, the purpose of this book is to show that Austrian economics provides an interesting approach to most conceivable subjects in economics. Edited by Jürgen G. Backhaus, this…

    Paperback – 2013-03-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Inheritance and Wealth Inequality in Britain (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Inheritance and Wealth Inequality in Britain (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Colin Harbury, David Hitchins

    Modern Britain is characterised by marked inequalities in the distribution of wealth, which continue to fuel controversy and arouse strong, if adverse, feelings. Originally published in 1979, Inheritance and Wealth Inequality in Britain provides detailed evidence on the relative importance of…

    Paperback – 2013-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Unintended Outcomes of Social Movements: The 1989 Chinese Student Movement book cover

    Unintended Outcomes of Social Movements

    The 1989 Chinese Student Movement, 1st Edition

    By Fang Deng

    Why did the 1989 Chinese student movement end in violent confrontation at Tiananmen Square, despite the fact that both the Chinese government and the students very much wanted to avoid violence? This puzzle, which lies at the heart of the tragic events at Tiananmen, is addressed here from a fresh…

    Paperback – 2012-11-30
    Routledge
    International Library of Sociology

  • Topology of 2x2 Games book cover

    Topology of 2x2 Games

    1st Edition

    By David Goforth, David Robinson

    Game theory has implications for all the social sciences and beyond. It now provides the theoretical basis for almost all teaching in economics, and 2x2 games provide the very basis of game theory. Here, Goforth and Robinson here have delivered a well-written and knowledgeable, 'periodic table' of…

    Paperback – 2012-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Game Theory

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