Economics: Labour Economics

  • Transport Carrier Costing book cover

    Transport Carrier Costing

    1st Edition

    By Wayne Kenneth Talley

    Covering cost structures and cost problems as well as costing methodologies, this book, first published in 1988, aims to enhance understanding of the economics of all types of transportation: freight and passenger, by truck, rail, bus and air. beginning with an overview of transportation costing…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Work and Wealth in a Modern Port: An Economic Survey of Southampton book cover

    Work and Wealth in a Modern Port

    An Economic Survey of Southampton, 1st Edition

    By P. Ford

    This survey, first published in 1934, was designed as a contribution to our knowledge of poverty, its incidence and causes. Poverty is a product of many variables, and it needs to be understood as an expression of a complex of economic and other social forces. This study therefore goes beyond the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • World Aerospace: A Statistical Handbook book cover

    World Aerospace

    A Statistical Handbook, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Todd, Ronald D. Humble

    Aerospace is a major world industry. This handbook, first published in 1987, provides a world survey of the industry in statistical form. The first part covers production and distribution by sector – airframes (aircraft), aeroengines, avionics, systems, missiles / spacecraft – and by country. It…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Transport Economics book cover

    Transport Economics

    1st Edition

    By P.C. Stubbs, W.J. Tyson, M.Q. Dalvi

    Practically everybody in the community uses the transport system, and an eighth of personal consumption expenditure in Britain is spent on transport. This book, first published in 1980 and revised in 1984, presents a synthesis of theoretical and empirical material to explain the elements of…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
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    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Transportation Costs and Costing, 1917-1973: A Selected Annotated Chronological Bibliography book cover

    Transportation Costs and Costing, 1917-1973

    A Selected Annotated Chronological Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By Emanuel Benjamin Ocran, Jr.

    As an important industry, transportation costs account for a considerable percentage of the gross national product of countries. It is therefore key to have at the disposal of those concerned with transportation activities, a bibliographical literature on costs and costing. The bibliography lists…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
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    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Women, Labour and the Economy in India: From Migrant Menservants to Uprooted Girl Children Maids book cover

    Women, Labour and the Economy in India

    From Migrant Menservants to Uprooted Girl Children Maids, 1st Edition

    By Deepita Chakravarty, Ishita Chakravarty

    The last available census estimated around 10 per cent of total urban working women in India are concentrated in the low paid domestic services such as cleaning, cooking, and taking care of the children and the elderly. This is found to be much higher in certain parts of India, emerging as the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Studies in the Theory of Business Cycles: 1933-1939 book cover

    Studies in the Theory of Business Cycles

    1933-1939, 1st Edition

    By Michal Kalecki

    This volume, originally published in 1966, contains essays from the 1930s and is valuable not only in the context of the history of thought. It provides an excellent introduction to the general theory of employment, interest and money and reflect the most essential features of Kalecki’s theory of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-23
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    Routledge Library Editions: Landmarks in the History of Economic Thought

  • Gender and Labour in New Times book cover

    Gender and Labour in New Times

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Adkins, Maryanne Dever

    This book is concerned with the gender order of post-Fordism, and especially the labour demanded from many women by post-Fordist capitalism. It maps and traces these demands as well their entanglement in complex processes of value creation. In so doing the contributors elaborate how processes of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • Inside Affirmative Action: The Executive Order That Transformed America's Workforce book cover

    Inside Affirmative Action

    The Executive Order That Transformed America's Workforce, 1st Edition

    By Karin Williamson Pedrick, Sandra Arnold Scham

    Affirmative action is still a reality of the American workplace. How is it that such a controversial Federal program has managed to endure for more than five decades? Inside Affirmative Action addresses this question. Beyond the usual ideological debate and discussions about the effects of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • Economic Indicators for Professionals: Putting the Statistics into Perspective book cover

    Economic Indicators for Professionals

    Putting the Statistics into Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Charles Steindel

    We are bombarded with economic numbers: unemployment, retail sales, inflation, GDP—the list goes on and on. Some analyst or another is constantly telling us about an obscure statistic that is the key to our future, or is apparently the indicator that the "Fed" will be using to key off its decisions…

    Paperback – 2018-08-17
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  • Wages, Bonuses and Appropriation of Profit in the Financial Industry: The working rich book cover

    Wages, Bonuses and Appropriation of Profit in the Financial Industry

    The working rich, 1st Edition

    By Olivier Godechot

    The 2008 financial crisis led the whole world to ask questions of the financial industry. Why are wages in the financial industry so high? Are bonuses responsible for the financial crisis? Where do bonuses come from? Politicians and others urged people to believe that the crisis was the price…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
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  • Practical Economics book cover

    Practical Economics

    1st Edition

    By G D H Cole

    This volume compares the planning of economic conditions under the very different political systems of Soviet Russia, Fascist Germany and Italy and Democratic America, with some discussion of partial economic planning in Great Britain. It includes a broad survey of the successive phases of the Five…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10
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    Routledge Library Editions

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