Economics: Industrial Economics

  • The Economics of Knowledge Coordination: Innovation Platforms as Emerging Organizational Structures in Complex Systems book cover

    The Economics of Knowledge Coordination

    Innovation Platforms as Emerging Organizational Structures in Complex Systems

    By Pier Paolo Patrucco

    The main purpose of this book is to provide a new framework to understand the question of how economic agents and their organizations acquire and coordinate innovative capabilities and new knowledge. Its particular focus is on the dynamics of knowledge production and organization at the firm level.…

    Hardback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge Studies in Global Competition

  • The Economics of Health Reform: US and Comparative Perspectives book cover

    The Economics of Health Reform

    US and Comparative Perspectives

    By Diane M Dewar

    The health care field is currently experiencing a great deal of change, including advances in medical technology, the development of new health care financing mechanisms, and the transformation of organizational arrangements. This text studies the health care system in the US, and selected other…

    Paperback – 2018-01-01 

  • The Chinese Dairy Market: Opportunities and Challenges book cover

    The Chinese Dairy Market

    Opportunities and Challenges

    By Quan Gan

    This book looks at the economic development and financial (and marketing) strategies together with health issues of the Chinese dairy industry. The book provides a distinctive angle on how to integrate health policy, industry organization, product design, and market penetration in…

    Hardback – 2017-12-30 
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Shipping Business Unwrapped book cover

    Shipping Business Unwrapped

    By Okan Duru

    The shipping business is lesser known but extremely influential element of the global economy. Most people outside the shipping business know about the historic ship owners and their exotic life stories. However, the shipping business of today is very professional and integrated with many…

    Paperback – 2017-12-30 
    Routledge Maritime Masters

  • Health Economics book cover

    Health Economics

    6th Edition

    By Charles E. Phelps

    Can we really use economic thinking to understand our health care system?  Health Economics, now in its 6th Edition, not only shows how this is done, but also provides the tools to analyse the economic behaviour of patients and providers in health care markets.  Health Economics combines current…

    Hardback – 2017-12-19 

  • The Rural and Peripheral in Regional Development: An Alternative Perspective book cover

    The Rural and Peripheral in Regional Development

    An Alternative Perspective

    By Peter de Souza

    The countryside has often been marginalized in discussions of economic and societal development, in favour of the urban. This book aims to stimulate a debate and a re-evaluation of how the concepts of the rural, peripheral and marginal are treated in academia and policy. Approaching this theme…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Regions and Cities

  • Port Economics book cover

    Port Economics

    2nd Edition

    By Wayne K. Talley

    Port Economics is the study of the economic decisions (and their consequences) of the users and providers of port services. A port works as an "engine" for economic development. This book provides a detailed discussion of port freight service users such as freight water and land carriers that have…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge Maritime Masters

  • Building Lean, Building BIM: Improving Construction the Tidhar Way book cover

    Building Lean, Building BIM

    Improving Construction the Tidhar Way

    By Rafael Sacks, Samuel Korb, Ronen Barak

    Building Lean, Building BIM is the essential guide for any construction company that wants to implement Lean Construction and Building Information Modelling (BIM) to gain a strategic edge over their competition. The first of its kind, the book outlines the principles of Lean, the functionality of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12 

  • Maritime Mobilities book cover

    Maritime Mobilities

    Edited by Jason Monios, Gordon Wilmsmeier

    The central concerns of mobilities research – exploring the broader context and human aspects of movement - are fundamental to an understanding of the maritime freight transport sector. Challenges to the environment, attempts at more sustainable practices, changes in the geoeconomic system,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-08 
    Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

  • Local Economic Development in the UK: The Cameron Years, 2010-2016 book cover

    Local Economic Development in the UK

    The Cameron Years, 2010-2016

    Edited by Lee Pugalis, Gill Bentley

    The 2010 General Election ushered in a first coalition government in the United Kingdom for four decades and symbolised a marked shift in the nature and form of economic development. This book aims to investigate the theory and practice of the politics and policies of contemporary economic…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • New Aspects of Quantity Surveying Practice book cover

    New Aspects of Quantity Surveying Practice

    4th Edition

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    In this fourth edition of New Aspects of Quantity Surveying Practice, renowned quantity surveying author Duncan Cartlidge reviews the history of the quantity surveyor, examines and reflects on the state of current practice with a concentration on new and innovative practice, and attempts to predict…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05 

  • OPEC, the Gulf, and the World Petroleum Market (Routledge Revivals): A Study in Government Policy and Downstream Operations book cover

    OPEC, the Gulf, and the World Petroleum Market (Routledge Revivals)

    A Study in Government Policy and Downstream Operations

    By Fereidun Fesharaki, David T. Isaak

    First published in 1983, this book provides a detailed look at the OPEC nations’ changing roles in the world oil market as they expanded their participation in "downstream" activities such as the hydrocarbon industries formerly controlled by the major oil companies. The authors begin with a…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 

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