Economics: Labour Economics

  • Meta-Regression Analysis in Economics and Business book cover

    Meta-Regression Analysis in Economics and Business

    1st Edition

    By T.D. Stanley, Hristos Doucouliagos

    The purpose of this book is to introduce novice researchers to the tools of meta-analysis and meta-regression analysis and to summarize the state of the art for existing practitioners. Meta-regression analysis addresses the rising "Tower of Babel" that current economics and business research has…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • The Korean Labour Market after the 1997 Economic Crisis book cover

    The Korean Labour Market after the 1997 Economic Crisis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joonmo Cho, Richard B. Freeman, Jaeho Keum, Sunwoong Kim

    For economists, policy-makers, and historians who want to learn how the Korean labor market dealt with the 1997 financial crisis and how this informed future policies, this volume provides a succinct summary of what Korean experts know and how they view the problems the country must overcome to…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • The Democratic Worker-Owned Firm (Routledge Revivals): A New Model for the East and West book cover

    The Democratic Worker-Owned Firm (Routledge Revivals)

    A New Model for the East and West, 1st Edition

    By David Ellerman

    When this book was first published in 1990, there were massive economic changes in the East and significant economic challenges to the West. This critical analysis of democratic theory discusses the principles and forces that push both socialist and capitalist economies toward a common ground of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Advanced Capitalist System (Routledge Revivals): A Revisionist View book cover

    The Advanced Capitalist System (Routledge Revivals)

    A Revisionist View, 1st Edition

    By Lynn Turgeon

    This book, first published in 1980, is based on a series of lectures entitled "Theoretical Problems of American Political Economy" that Lynn Turgeon made during the fall of 1978 at Moscow State University. The Advanced Capitalist System: A Revisionist View will be of interest to students of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Managing the Modern Workplace: Productivity, Politics and Workplace Culture in Postwar Britain book cover

    Managing the Modern Workplace

    Productivity, Politics and Workplace Culture in Postwar Britain, 1st Edition

    By Alan Booth

    Edited by Joseph Melling

    A recurring theme in the history of modern Britain in the twentieth-century has been the failure of its manufacturing industry and the record of disorder and conflict in the industrial workplace. This image was reinforced by the evidence of national strikes from the 1960s until 1984. This emphasis…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • Workers and Trade Unions for Climate Solidarity: Tackling climate change in a neoliberal world book cover

    Workers and Trade Unions for Climate Solidarity

    Tackling climate change in a neoliberal world, 1st Edition

    By Paul Hampton

    This book is a theoretically rich and empirically grounded account of UK trade union engagement with climate change over the last three decades. It offers a rigorous critique of the mainstream neoliberal and ecological modernisation approaches, extending the concepts of Marxist social and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Climate, Work and Society

  • The NUM and British Politics: Volume 2: 1969–1995 book cover

    The NUM and British Politics

    Volume 2: 1969–1995, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Taylor

    This book is the second of two volumes examining the place of the National Union of Mineworkers in post-war British politics. Covering the years 1969 to 1995, it charts reactions to the pit closures programme of the late 1950s and 1960s and the development of the NUM's reputation as the union that…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Studies in Labour History

  • Privatization, Vulnerability, and Social Responsibility: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    Privatization, Vulnerability, and Social Responsibility

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martha Albertson Fineman, Titti Mattsson, Ulrika Andersson

    Taking a cross-cultural perspective, this book explores how privatization and globalization impact contemporary feminist and social justice approaches to public responsibility. Feminist legal theorists have long problematized divisions between the private and the political, an issue with growing…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge
    Gender in Law, Culture, and Society

  • The NUM and British Politics: Volume 1: 1944-1968 book cover

    The NUM and British Politics

    Volume 1: 1944-1968, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Taylor

    From its formation in 1944, the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) was one of the most powerful and important players on the British political and industrial stage. Whilst the nation relied upon coal for its electricity production, domestic heating and railway transportation, the miners and their…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Studies in Labour History

  • The Division of Labor in Economics: A History book cover

    The Division of Labor in Economics

    A History, 1st Edition

    By Guang-Zhen Sun

    This book provides, for the first time, a systematic and comprehensive narrative of the history of one central idea in economics, namely the division of labour, over the past two and a half millennia, with special focus on that having occurred in the most recent two and a half centuries. Quite…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Greek Capitalism in Crisis: Marxist Analyses book cover

    Greek Capitalism in Crisis

    Marxist Analyses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stavros Mavroudeas

    Despite the depth of the Greek crisis, the exorbitant burdens placed upon the working people and the massive popular resistance movement to capitalist policies, there is a definite lack of consistently Marxist analyses of the Greek problem. International debates regarding the Greek crisis have been…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Taxing Democracy: Understanding Tax Avoidance and Evasion book cover

    Taxing Democracy

    Understanding Tax Avoidance and Evasion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Valerie Braithwaite

    The integrity of tax systems as we know them are being challenged throughout the world. Tax avoidance schemes of various kinds are proving increasingly attractive and lucrative to wealthy individuals and large corporations. As governments fear the erosion of their tax base among those who are…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

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