Economics: Labour Economics

  • 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 – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Employee Ownership and Economic Democracy

  • Environmental Justice and Farm Labor book cover

    Environmental Justice and Farm Labor

    1st Edition

    By Rebecca E. Berkey

    Utilizing a model derived from literature on environmental justice overlaid with multiple scales of agriculture, Environmental Justice and Farm Labor provides key insights about laborers in agriculture in the United States. It addresses three main topics: (1) justice-related issues…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Revival: Ethics and Social Security Reform (2001) book cover

    Revival: Ethics and Social Security Reform (2001)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erik Schokkaert

    This title was first published in 2001. Ethical considerations play a key role in both the theoretical and practical functioning of the welfare state. The contributors to this book examine these ethical issues, and demonstrate how value judgements must be integrated into any analysis of social…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Youth in Transition: Housing, Employment, Social Policies and Families in France and Spain book cover

    Youth in Transition

    Housing, Employment, Social Policies and Families in France and Spain, 1st Edition

    By Teresa Jurado Guerrero

    This title was first published in 2002: In recent years there has been a trend among young people across Europe towards remaining longer in their parental homes. Many reasons have been suggested for this change in demographic patterns, but Teresa Jurado Guerrero’s study of France and Spain…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge

  • Poverty and Low Income in the Nordic Countries book cover

    Poverty and Low Income in the Nordic Countries

    1st Edition

    By Björn Gustafsson, Peder J. Pedersen

    This title was first published in 2000:  The Nordic Council and the Nordic Council of Ministers decided in 1994 to initiate and finance a comparative study to understand better the structure and development of poverty in five Nordic countries, (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden).…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28
    Routledge

  • Revival: Equity Choices and Long-Term Care Policies in Europe (2001): Allocating Resources and Burdens in Austria, Italy, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom book cover

    Revival: Equity Choices and Long-Term Care Policies in Europe (2001)

    Allocating Resources and Burdens in Austria, Italy, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom, 1st Edition

    By August Österle

    This title was first published in 2001: Employing an interdisciplinary and comparative approach to equity in long-term care, this book addresses the fact that demographic changes leading to ageing populations, financial pressures and changes in traditional support systems have brought long-term…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Revival: The Economics of Mental Health Care (2001): Industry, Government and Community Issues book cover

    Revival: The Economics of Mental Health Care (2001)

    Industry, Government and Community Issues, 1st Edition

    By Ruth F.G Williams, D.P. Doessel

    This title was first published in 2001. This original study of mental health care presents a conceptual approach to the nature of the industry’s multiple outputs. It pays special attention to the economic role of government, and also uses conventional economic theory to analyze the fact that the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Organisation Development in Health Care: Strategic Issues in Health Care Management book cover

    Organisation Development in Health Care

    Strategic Issues in Health Care Management, 1st Edition

    By Huw T.O. Davies, Mo Malek

    Edited by Rosemary K. Rushmer

    This title was first published in 2002: Health systems across the globe face similar problems: controlling costs while maintaining or improving health care quality and access. Notwithstanding the unprecedented health system reforms of the past decades, many outstanding problems remain in these…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge

  • Karl Marx and the Classics: An Essay on Value, Crises and the Capitalist Mode of Production book cover

    Karl Marx and the Classics

    An Essay on Value, Crises and the Capitalist Mode of Production, 1st Edition

    By John Milios, Dimitri Dimoulis

    This title was first published in 2002: By exploring Marxian value theory and its relevance to present issues of economic analysis, such as the circuit of social capital, the quantity theory of money, instability and economic crises, and economic exploitation and its ideological disguise, this…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge

  • Migration and Agriculture: Mobility and change in the Mediterranean area book cover

    Migration and Agriculture

    Mobility and change in the Mediterranean area, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alessandra Corrado, Carlos de Castro, Domenico Perrotta

    In recent years, Mediterranean agriculture has experienced important transformations which have led to new forms of labour and production, and in particular to a surge in the recruitment of migrant labour. The Mediterranean Basin represents a very interesting arena that is able to illustrate labour…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Women, Work and Care in the Asia-Pacific book cover

    Women, Work and Care in the Asia-Pacific

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marian Baird, Michele Ford, Elizabeth Hill

    This book provides a comparative analysis of the social, economic, industrial and migration dynamics that structure women’s paid work and unpaid care work experience in the Asia-Pacific region. Each country-focused chapter examines the formal and informal ways in which work and care are managed,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • The Informal Economy in Developing Countries book cover

    The Informal Economy in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jean-Pierre Cling, Stéphane Lagrée, Mireille Razafindrakoto, François Roubaud

    Informality is ubiquitous in most developing countries. Understanding the informal economy is therefore of utmost importance from a political, economic and social point of view. Paradoxically, despite its economic importance, knowledge is extremely limited regarding the informal economy. It remains…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

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