Economics: Labour Economics

  • The Anatomy of Job Loss (Routledge Revivals): The how, why and where of employment decline book cover

    The Anatomy of Job Loss (Routledge Revivals)

    The how, why and where of employment decline, 1st Edition

    By Doreen Massey, Richard Meegan

    Job loss is one of the most important issues in the capitalist world today: endless reports document the increasing scale of unemployment. This title, first published in 1982, adopted a new approach to the geography of job loss, to assess why redundancy happens and where. Massey and Meegan argue…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Labour Market Economics (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Labour Market Economics (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By D Sapsford

    First published in 1981, Labour Market Economics develops the basic economic theory of introductory courses within the context of labour market analysis and applies it both to particular features and special problems of the subject. The author begins by outlining the nature of the area and the…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
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  • The Value Dimension (Routledge Revivals): Marx versus Ricardo and Sraffa book cover

    The Value Dimension (Routledge Revivals)

    Marx versus Ricardo and Sraffa, 1st Edition

    By Ben Fine

    The essays in this edited collection, first published in 1986, focus on important debates surrounding the central Marxian problem of the transformation of values into prices. The collection brings together major contributions on the value theory debate from the decade prior to the book’s…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
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  • International Trade Unionism (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    International Trade Unionism (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Charles Levinson

    As Secretary General of the ICF and previously Assistant General Secretary of the IMF, Charles Levinson played an important part in developing the countervailing labour response to the multinational corporations. His earlier work, Capital, Inflation and the Multinationals (Routledge Revivals, 2013)…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Learning to Industrialize: From Given Growth to Policy-aided Value Creation book cover

    Learning to Industrialize

    From Given Growth to Policy-aided Value Creation, 1st Edition

    By Kenichi Ohno

    This book proposes a new, pragmatic way of approaching economic development which features policy learning based on a comparison of international best policy practices. While the important role of government in promoting private sector development is being recognized, policy discussion often…

    Paperback – 2014-09-15
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  • The Migration of Indian Human Capital: The Ebb and Flow of Indian Professionals in Southeast Asia book cover

    The Migration of Indian Human Capital

    The Ebb and Flow of Indian Professionals in Southeast Asia, 1st Edition

    By Faizal bin Yahya, Arunajeet Kaur

    In an increasingly globalised world manifested in greater economic integration, human capital is an important factor. One of the key sources of human capital to the global economy is India, and the main destinations for Indian professionals has been Western developed economies, the Middle East and…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
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    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • The Evolution of Modern Capitalism (Routledge Revivals): A Study of Machine Production book cover

    The Evolution of Modern Capitalism (Routledge Revivals)

    A Study of Machine Production, 1st Edition

    By J. A. Hobson

    Hobson’s The Evolution of Modern Capitalism was first published in 1894, although this reissue is of the fourth edition, published in 1926. The work traces the developments in trade and industry which characterised the first decades of the twentieth century. In the first part, Hobson deals with the…

    Paperback – 2014-08-20
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  • The Industrial System (Routledge Revivals): An Inquiry into Earned and Unearned Income book cover

    The Industrial System (Routledge Revivals)

    An Inquiry into Earned and Unearned Income, 1st Edition

    By J. A. Hobson

    First published in 1909 and reissued in 1910, J. A. Hobson’s The Industrial System provides a complex analysis of distribution and consumption. Offering a critique of contemporary capitalism whilst accepting the superiority of the free market, the book includes an exploration of areas such as cost…

    Paperback – 2014-08-20
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  • The Physiology of Industry (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    The Physiology of Industry (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By J. A. Hobson, A. F. Mummery

    The Physiology of Industry is a remarkable work which set out to challenge the current theory surrounding the economics of labour, supply and demand. First published in 1889, Hobson’s first book outlines some of the key areas of his theory of underconsumption. The precise contribution of Mummery,…

    Paperback – 2014-08-20
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  • Writings on Distribution and Welfare (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Writings on Distribution and Welfare (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By J. A. Hobson

    The articles in this volume, originally published in a variety of journals between 1890 and 1937, deal with the themes of the distribution of income and welfare. Highlighting the contribution which Hobson made to welfare economics and the way in which he distanced himself from his more orthodox…

    Paperback – 2014-08-20
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  • Capital Inflation and the Multinationals (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Capital Inflation and the Multinationals (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Charles Levinson

    Inflation is the economic plague of the modern world, completely undermining conventional theory and policies for its containment, and setting governments, management and labour on a dangerous collision course. Its alarming spread is only paralleled by the expansion of multinational corporations,…

    Paperback – 2014-08-20
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  • China as the Workshop of the World: An Analysis at the National and Industrial Level of China in the International Division of Labor book cover

    China as the Workshop of the World

    An Analysis at the National and Industrial Level of China in the International Division of Labor, 1st Edition

    By Yuning Gao

    Is China becoming the "workshop of the world" in the same way as Britain and the United States once were; or is China – as some multinational companies believe – simply a processing segment in global production networks? This book examines China’s role in the international division of labor: it…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
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    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

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