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  • Culture, Institution, and Development in China: The economics of national character book cover

    Culture, Institution, and Development in China

    The economics of national character, 1st Edition

    By C. Simon Fan

    How does culture shape history, and history shape culture? This book answers this question by bringing readers on a fascinating journey through the evolution of Chinese culture, political and legal institutions, and "national character" of historical and contemporary China. It illustrates how "…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • The Economics of Child Labour in the Era of Globalization: Policy issues book cover

    The Economics of Child Labour in the Era of Globalization

    Policy issues, 1st Edition

    By Sarbajit Chaudhuri, Jayanta Kumar Dwibedi

    Children in poor countries are subjected to exploitation characterized by low wages and long hours of work, as well as by unclean, unhygienic and unsafe working and living conditions, and, more importantly, by deprivation from education, all of which hampers their physical and mental…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • China’s Financial Opening: Coalition Politics and Policy Changes book cover

    China’s Financial Opening

    Coalition Politics and Policy Changes, 1st Edition

    By Yu Wai Vic Li

    The twenty-first century has not only seen China become one of the world’s largest trading nations, but also its gradual integration into the global financial system. Chinese-sponsored project financing schemes, such as the Belt-and-Road Initiative and the Asian Infrastructure Investment…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Financial Reform in China: The Way from Extraction to Inclusion book cover

    Financial Reform in China

    The Way from Extraction to Inclusion, 1st Edition

    By Changwen Zhao, Hongming Zhu

    This book focuses on the importance for China to correct the present imbalance in the relationship between the financial sector and the real economy. The book looks at China’s current financial system in terms of "extractive" and "inclusive". It asserts that the financial sector is producing huge "…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Indian Agriculture after the Green Revolution: Changes and Challenges book cover

    Indian Agriculture after the Green Revolution

    Changes and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Binoy Goswami, Madhurjya Prasad Bezbaruah, Raju Mandal

    From a country plagued with chronic food shortage, the Green Revolution turned India into a food-grain self-sufficient nation within the decade of 1968-1978. By contrast, the decade of 1995-2005 witnessed a spate in suicides among farmers in many parts of the country. These tragic incidents were…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Governance, Resistance and the Post-Colonial State: Management and State Building book cover

    Governance, Resistance and the Post-Colonial State

    Management and State Building, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Murphy, Nimruji Jammulamadaka

    The manifestation of the colonial nation-state as a legal-bureaucratic-police structure – an exploitation tool – undermined customary modes of governance in colonies. When post-World War II independence of colonies transferred ownership of the state structure to the colonized elite,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Persuasion: The Hidden Forces That Influence Negotiations book cover

    Persuasion

    The Hidden Forces That Influence Negotiations, 1st Edition

    By Jasper Kim

    Persuasion: The Hidden Forces That Influence Negotiations represents the first book of its kind to package and present persuasion principles in an innovative, international, and interdisciplinary fashion. This easy-to-understand book is the culmination of seminal research findings spanning across…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Capitalisms and Gay Identities book cover

    Capitalisms and Gay Identities

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Valocchi

    In this important text, Stephen Valocchi brings capitalism back into the study of the gay and lesbian movement. He argues that to understand the collective identity, structure, strategies and goals of the movement, we need to understand the role that capitalism and the state have played. While…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24 
    Routledge

  • The IRC - An Experiment in Industrial Intervention: A History of the Industrial Reorganisation Corporation book cover

    The IRC - An Experiment in Industrial Intervention

    A History of the Industrial Reorganisation Corporation, 1st Edition

    By Douglas Hague, Geoffrey Wilkinson

    The Industrial Reorganisation Corporation was created by a Labour Government in 1966 and dissolved by the incoming Conservative Government in 1971. It might have faded into oblivion had it not been for the controversy generated by its highly unusual constitution which gave control of public…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Industrial Economics

  • Further Studies in Industrial Organization book cover

    Further Studies in Industrial Organization

    1st Edition

    Edited by M.P. Fogarty

    This book, first published in 1948, examines four industries studied as part of the Nuffield College Reconstruction Survey, begun in 1941. These studies, despite their apparent diversity, have a number of features in common. One is geography, and another, more pressing, is the relation of industry…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Industrial Economics

  • The Industrial Development of Birmingham and the Black Country, 1860-1927 book cover

    The Industrial Development of Birmingham and the Black Country, 1860-1927

    1st Edition

    By G.C. Allen

    This book, first published in 1929, analyses the changes to Birmingham and the Black Country in the nineteenth century. The area underwent quite a transformation: many of the older trades were decaying, while at the same time a number of new manufactures were making a remarkable rapid advance. As a…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Industrial Economics

  • Ocean Energy: Governance Challenges for Wave and Tidal Stream Technologies book cover

    Ocean Energy

    Governance Challenges for Wave and Tidal Stream Technologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Glen Wright, Sandy Kerr, Kate Johnson

    Energy from wave and tidal power is a key component of current policies for renewable sources of energy. This book provides the first comprehensive exploration of legal, economic, and social issues related to the emerging ocean energy industry, in particular wave and tidal energy technologies. …

    Paperback – 2019-09-14 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

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