Economics: Political Economy

  • Economic Development of India book cover

    Economic Development of India

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pulin B. Nayak

    The development experience of India has been a matter of much interest in recent years. India is home to a sixth of the world’s population, and about a third of the country is acknowledged to be living below the officially determined poverty line. After more than six decades of planned economic…

    Hardback – 2015-04-15
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Economics

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    Islamic Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shafiq Alvi, Amer al-Roubaie

    The editors of this new collection write: Western economists define economics as the branch of knowledge or science which investigates how scarce resources are best allocated into competing claims upon them. These claims are socially and culturally determined. Islamic economics and its principles…

    Hardback – 2013-07-15
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Economics

  • Economic Reform in Modern China book cover

    Economic Reform in Modern China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wei Zhang

    It is more than three decades since China initiated its economic reform and open-door policies. During that period, China has successfully transformed itself from an inefficient centrally-planned economy to a fast-growing market-orientated economy. To the rest of the world, China has emerged from…

    Hardback – 2011-05-27
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Economics

  • Political Economy book cover

    Political Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Norman Schofield, Dino Falaschetti, Andrew R. Rutten

    Until about two hundred years ago, almost everyone faced the prospect of a life that was poor, nasty, brutish, and short, with few if any prospects for betterment. For example, in today’s money, annual average per-capita income during the first millennium was constant at about $500. And most of the…

    Hardback – 2011-05-25
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

  • Social Capital book cover

    Social Capital

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nan Lin

    ‘Social capital’ is a major conceptual and theoretical idea that has received in the last three decades much attention across many social-science disciplines. In this relatively short period, it has developed into a major research paradigm guiding voluminous research conducted in North America,…

    Hardback – 2010-09-08
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

  • Islamic Banking and Finance book cover

    Islamic Banking and Finance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amer al-Roubaie, Shafiq Alvi

    Islamic banking refers to a financial system which is consistent with principles of Islamic law (or ‘sharia’) and guided by Islamic economics. In particular, Islamic law prohibits ‘riba’ or usury, the collection and payment of interest. Additionally, Islamic law prohibits investing in businesses…

    Hardback – 2010-05-14
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Economics

  • Public Sector Economics book cover

    Public Sector Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard W. Tresch

    How does government taxing and spending affect an economy, and how can we determine whether government policies promote a society’s economic objectives? What economic activities should governments undertake? Should they do less? How should an optimal tax system be designed? What information is…

    Hardback – 2009-10-06
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Economics

  • The Economics of Innovation book cover

    The Economics of Innovation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Antonelli Cristiano

    The Economics of Innovation is a new title in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in Economics. Edited by Cristiano Antonelli, a leading scholar in the field, it is a four-volume collection of canonical and the best cutting-edge research. Many would argue that the economics of…

    Hardback – 2008-03-04
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Economics

  • Global Governance: Critical Concepts in Political Science _ book cover

    Global Governance

    Critical Concepts in Political Science _, 1st Edition

    Edited by Timothy J. Sinclair

    Global governance is a key concept in academic and policy discussions. For many, global governance refers to the network of interstate agencies and the rules which order their relations and increasingly shape their domestic institutions. For others, global governance is a more pervasive system of…

    Hardback – 2003-12-11
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Political Science

  • John Elliot Cairnes: Collected Works book cover

    John Elliot Cairnes

    Collected Works, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Boylan, Tadhg Foley

    This six-volume set contains virtually all of the published work of Cairnes; it brings together, for the first time, all of his major works and almost all his uncollected articles, pamphlets and published letters. It is an essential resource for those studying the man himself, the tradition of…

    Hardback – 2003-10-23
    Routledge

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