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  • Feminism, Labour and Digital Media: The Digital Housewife book cover

    Feminism, Labour and Digital Media

    The Digital Housewife, 1st Edition

    By Kylie Jarrett

    There is a contradiction at the heart of digital media. We use commercial platforms to express our identity, to build community and to engage politically. At the same time, our status updates, tweets, videos, photographs and music files are free content for these sites. We are also generating an…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

  • Vietnamese-Chinese Relationships at the Borderlands: Trade, Tourism and Cultural Politics book cover

    Vietnamese-Chinese Relationships at the Borderlands

    Trade, Tourism and Cultural Politics, 1st Edition

    By Yuk Wah Chan

    Ever since China and Vietnam resumed diplomatic contacts and reopened the border in 1991, the borderland region has become part of the vibrant growing economies of both countries and drawn many from the interior provinces to the borderland for new economic adventures. This book examines…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • State-Led Privatization in China: The Politics of Economic Reform book cover

    State-Led Privatization in China

    The Politics of Economic Reform, 1st Edition

    By Jin Zeng

    Large-scale privatization did not emerge spontaneously in China in the late 1990s. Rather, the Chinese state led and carefully “planned” ownership transformation with timetables and measurable privatization quotas, not for the purpose of extracting the state from the economy, but in order to…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Doing Corporate Business in Russia: From Civil Theory to Practice book cover

    Doing Corporate Business in Russia

    From Civil Theory to Practice, 1st Edition

    By Anna S. Vlasova, Natalia M. Udalova

    The right to do business in Russia is granted by the Constitution of the Russian Federation, which states that everyone shall have the right to freely use his or her abilities and property for entrepreneurial or any other economic activity not prohibited by the law. In the Russian Civil Code,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10
    Routledge

  • Con Game: Bernard Madoff and His Victims book cover

    Con Game

    Bernard Madoff and His Victims, 1st Edition

    By Lionel S. Lewis

    Bernard Madoff's financial fraud was global, an enormous amount of money was involved, and thousands of people and hundreds of institutions were swindled. Madoff's con game was a Ponzi scheme�an investment that pays returns to early investors from money acquired from subsequent investors.This case…

    Paperback – 2017-10-06
    Routledge

  • Monetary Policy and Macroeconomic Stabilization: The Roles of Optimum Currency Areas, Sacrifice Ratios, and Labor Market Adjustment book cover

    Monetary Policy and Macroeconomic Stabilization

    The Roles of Optimum Currency Areas, Sacrifice Ratios, and Labor Market Adjustment, 1st Edition

    By Ole Roste

    As a fundamental review and critique of activist economic policies, this book is a unique contribution to classical political economy. "Monetary Policy and Macroeconomic Stabilization" is about macroeconomic stabilization policy, with emphasis on the value of a distinct national monetary policy to…

    Paperback – 2017-10-06
    Routledge

  • Technological Foundations of Cyclical Economic Growth: The Case of the United States Economy book cover

    Technological Foundations of Cyclical Economic Growth

    The Case of the United States Economy, 1st Edition

    By Nathan Edmonson

    New technology is intimately associated with increased economic growth. The tools people have and when they acquired them tells us much about cyclical patterns of growth. Those interested in encouraging economic growth would do well to look to the conditions that spur the origins, development, and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-06
    Routledge

  • Rethinking the Income Gap: The Second Middle Class Revolution book cover

    Rethinking the Income Gap

    The Second Middle Class Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Paul Ryscavage

    The ethical question implied by discreparcies between the distribution of income and the economic foundations of our country is at the heart of much of today's political debate. The answer according to the left�and often the mainstream media�would require major changes in the way our economy…

    Paperback – 2017-10-06
    Routledge

  • The Rise of Big Government: How Egalitarianism Conquered America book cover

    The Rise of Big Government

    How Egalitarianism Conquered America, 1st Edition

    By Sven R Larson

    Americans tend to believe that their country is very different from Europe. Yet over the past half century they have imported and embraced the most transformative social idea of modern Scandinavia: egalitarianism. Today, the United States is more like Sweden than it is different, dedicated to…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge
    Economics in the Real World

  • The Children's Health Insurance Program: Past and Future book cover

    The Children's Health Insurance Program

    Past and Future, 1st Edition

    By David G. Smith

    The Children's Health Insurance Program was crafted in a period of intense partisan and ideological controversy over health care entitlements to provide "creditable coverage" for American children below 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Level. This objective was widely supported, though achieved…

    Paperback – 2017-09-28
    Routledge

  • Technology Cycles and U.S. Economic Policy in the Early 21st Century book cover

    Technology Cycles and U.S. Economic Policy in the Early 21st Century

    1st Edition

    By Talcott Parsons, Nathan Edmonson

    The overarching theme of this volume is the cyclical nature of technological change, its impact on economic growth, and the limits of government intervention. Technological revolutions are infrequent; there were only three in all of the twentieth century. When they occur, their possibilities are…

    Paperback – 2017-09-28
    Routledge

  • Market as a Weapon: The Socio-economic Machinery of Dominance in Russia book cover

    Market as a Weapon

    The Socio-economic Machinery of Dominance in Russia, 1st Edition

    By Lionel S. Lewis, Anton Oleinik

    Power is all-encompassing in Russia, and mediates most interactions among people, including everyday decisions. Even the recent administrative reforms in the country, which began at the end of the 1990s, have tried to reshape the government institutions and modernize the country through the use of…

    Paperback – 2017-09-28
    Routledge

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