Economics: Products

  • Handbook of Forest Resource Economics book cover

    Handbook of Forest Resource Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shashi Kant, Janaki Alavalapati

    It is increasingly recognized that the economic value of forests is not merely the production of timber. Forests provide other key ecosystem services, such as being sinks for greenhouse gases, hotspots of biodiversity, tourism and recreation. They are also vitally important in preventing soil…

    Paperback – 2017-10-27
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of Ethnic Conflict in Sri Lanka: Economic Liberalization, Mobilizational Resources, and Ethnic Collective Action book cover

    The Political Economy of Ethnic Conflict in Sri Lanka

    Economic Liberalization, Mobilizational Resources, and Ethnic Collective Action, 1st Edition

    By Nikolaos Biziouras

    At the point of independence in 1948, Sri Lanka was projected to be a success story in the developing world. However, in July 1983 a violent ethnic conflict which pitted the Sinhalese against the Tamils began, and did not come to an end until 2009. This conflict led to nearly 50,000 combatant…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Expert Knowledge in Global Trade book cover

    Expert Knowledge in Global Trade

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erin Hannah, James Scott, Silke Trommer

    This book explores tensions in global trade by examining the role of experts in generating, disseminating and legitimating knowledge about the possibilities of trade to work for global development. To this end, contributors assess authoritative claims on knowledge. They also consider structural…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • The Problem of Production: A new theory of the firm book cover

    The Problem of Production

    A new theory of the firm, 1st Edition

    By Per L. Bylund

    The theory of the firm has been fertile ground for economists. Bylund proposes a new theory, rooted in Austrian economics, which examines the firm as a part of the market, and not as a free-standing entity. In this integrated view, a theory is offered which incorporates entrepreneurship, production…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

  • Reform and Productivity Growth in India: Issues and Trends in the Labour Markets book cover

    Reform and Productivity Growth in India

    Issues and Trends in the Labour Markets, 1st Edition

    By Dibyendu Maiti

    During the last two decades, India has experienced a high growth rate, but the contribution from productivity growth and technological progress has been very low. This has resulted in a poor performance in the employment generation in the formal sector, and this book examines this phenomenon and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • The Politics of Economic Restructuring in India: Economic Governance and State Spatial Rescaling book cover

    The Politics of Economic Restructuring in India

    Economic Governance and State Spatial Rescaling, 1st Edition

    By Loraine Kennedy

    State re-scaling is the central concept mobilized in this book to interpret the political processes that are producing new economic spaces in India. In the quarter century since economic reforms were introduced, the Indian economy has experienced strong growth accompanied by extensive sectoral and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • China and Global Trade Governance: China's First Decade in the World Trade Organization book cover

    China and Global Trade Governance

    China's First Decade in the World Trade Organization, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ka Zeng, Wei Liang

    China's historic accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in November 2001 not only represents an important milestone in the country’s transition to a market economy and integration into the global economy, but is also among the most important events in the history of the WTO and the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • The Redesign of the Global Financial Architecture: The Return of State Authority book cover

    The Redesign of the Global Financial Architecture

    The Return of State Authority, 1st Edition

    By Stuart P. M. Mackintosh

    In 2007-2008 the global financial and economic system was in turmoil. This volume focuses on how the global financial architecture was redesigned following the financial crash of 2008. Its central claim is that the reforms constituted a paradigm shift, a move from the dominance of market authority…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • The Evolution of Tiger Management: Korean Companies in Global Competition book cover

    The Evolution of Tiger Management

    Korean Companies in Global Competition, 2nd Edition

    By Martin Hemmert

    Throughout the last several decades, Korean companies have become strong global competitors in a wide range of manufacturing industries. How did they achieve this exceptional performance? The Evolution of Tiger Management uncovers the secret of their success through a comprehensive analysis of…

    Paperback – 2017-10-19
    Routledge

  • Impact Evaluation of Infrastructure Interventions book cover

    Impact Evaluation of Infrastructure Interventions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Henrik Hansen, Ole Winckler Andersen, Howard White

    The focus on results in development agencies has led to increased focus on impact evaluation to demonstrate the effectiveness of development programmes. This book illustrates the broad range of methods available for counterfactual analysis of infrastructure programmes such as establishment,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-19
    Routledge

  • Industry and Civilisation book cover

    Industry and Civilisation

    1st Edition

    By C. Delisle Burns

    Originally published in 1925, Industry and Civilisation explores moral standards and ethics related to economic activities by providing a comprehensive view of psychological data obtained from the business world. As well as exploring general ethics and psychology, this work also focusses on the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Yugoslav Economic System (Routledge Revivals): The First Labor-Managed Economy in the Making book cover

    The Yugoslav Economic System (Routledge Revivals)

    The First Labor-Managed Economy in the Making, 1st Edition

    By Branko Horvat

    First published in 1976, this book traces the development of the Yugoslav economy from the end of the Second World War to the beginning of 1975, which the author argues was a highly productive era of social innovation. Drawing on personal experience of the Revolution, the Partisan Liberation War…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18
    Routledge

46Series in Economics

Product Search