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  • Media Piracy in the Cultural Economy: Intellectual Property and Labor Under Neoliberal Restructuring book cover

    Media Piracy in the Cultural Economy

    Intellectual Property and Labor Under Neoliberal Restructuring, 1st Edition

    By Gavin C. Mueller

    This book situates media piracy as a symptom of a much larger restructuring of cultural labor in the era of the internet: labor that is digital, entrepreneurial, informal and even illegal, and increasingly politicized. Media piracy -- the production, distribution and consumption of media texts in…

    Hardback – 2019-04-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Digital Media and Culture

  • Emergency Preparedness through Community Cohesion: An Integral Approach to Resilience book cover

    Emergency Preparedness through Community Cohesion

    An Integral Approach to Resilience, 1st Edition

    By Jean Parker

    This book is a revision of the author’s original doctoral thesis on emergency preparedness through community radio in North Indian villages into a widening array of possible reapplications in other community development fields. The author expands on the process of transforming emergency…

    Hardback – 2019-04-29 
    Routledge
    Transformation and Innovation

  • Share Trading, Fraud and the Crash of 1929: A Biography of Clarence Hatry book cover

    Share Trading, Fraud and the Crash of 1929

    A Biography of Clarence Hatry, 1st Edition

    By Chris Swinson

    This is the first comprehensive biography of Clarence Charles Hatry, 1888-1965, an enigmatic and charismatic public figure. Hatry was the son of Jewish immigrant parents who became a company promoter and whose companies collapsed in 1929, leading to a crash on the London stock exchange. He was…

    Hardback – 2019-04-29 
    Routledge
    Financial History

  • Economies of Peace: Economy Formation Processes in Conflict-Affected Societies book cover

    Economies of Peace

    Economy Formation Processes in Conflict-Affected Societies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Werner Distler, Elena B. Stavrevska, Birte Vogel

    Looking beyond and beneath the macro level, this book examines the processes and outcomes of the interaction of economic reforms and socio-economic peacebuilding programmes with, and international interventions in, people’s lived realities in conflict-affected societies. The contributions argue…

    Hardback – 2019-04-29 
    Routledge

  • Varieties of Alternative Economic Systems: Practical Utopias for an Age of Global Crisis and Austerity book cover

    Varieties of Alternative Economic Systems

    Practical Utopias for an Age of Global Crisis and Austerity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Westra, Robert Albritton, Seongjin Jeong

    In this age of overlapping and mutually reinforcing deep global crises (financial convulsions, global warming, mass migrations, militarism, inequality, selfish nation-states, etc.), there needs to be more realistic dialogue about radical alternatives to the status quo. Most literature produced…

    Paperback – 2019-04-29 
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of Emerging Markets: Varieties of BRICS in the Age of Global Crises and Austerity book cover

    The Political Economy of Emerging Markets

    Varieties of BRICS in the Age of Global Crises and Austerity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Westra

    Rapid and sustained growth in the twenty-first-century global economy of large developing economies including Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa, has captivated policy-makers and popular business press pundits alike. The coining of the new acronym BRICS and widespread adoption in…

    Paperback – 2019-04-29 
    Routledge

  • Legal Origins and the Efficiency Dilemma book cover

    Legal Origins and the Efficiency Dilemma

    1st Edition

    By Nuno Garoupa, Carlos Gómez Ligüerre, Lela Mélon

    Economists advise that the law should seek efficiency. More recently, it has been suggested that common law systems are more conducive of economic growth than code-based civil law systems. This book argues that there is no theory to support such statements and provides evidence that rejects a '…

    Paperback – 2019-04-29 
    Routledge

  • Economic Woman: Gendering Inequality in the Age of Capital book cover

    Economic Woman

    Gendering Inequality in the Age of Capital, 1st Edition

    By Frances Raday

    The author introduces the concept of economic woman and makes her visible in duality with and opposition to the exclusive model of economic man. Economic man has epitomized neo-liberal capitalism, which embraces competition and maximization of profit, resulting in a steep increase in economic…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • A Macroeconomic Analysis of Profit book cover

    A Macroeconomic Analysis of Profit

    1st Edition

    By Andrea Carrera

    Based on the observation of economic reality, this book provides for the foundations of a new structure of national payment systems. Specifically to this end, a rigorous accounting for money transactions, savings, and invested profit is suggested, with a major aim to settle sustainable lending…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • East Asian Integration: Goods, Services and Investment book cover

    East Asian Integration

    Goods, Services and Investment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lili Yan Ing, Martin Richardson, Shujiro Urata

    The growth of world trade has been stagnant in recent times; trade liberalisation now has been challenged. The recent rise of anti-globalisation calls for a better integration in East Asia. How should East Asia manage its openness? This book provides profound analyses on rules of origins,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge-ERIA Studies in Development Economics

  • U.S. Freight Rail Economics and Policy: Are We on the Right Track? book cover

    U.S. Freight Rail Economics and Policy

    Are We on the Right Track?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey T. Macher, John W. Mayo

    The passage of the Staggers Rail Act in 1980 led brought a renaissance to the freight rail industry. In the decade following, economists documented the effects of the Act on a variety of important economic metrics including prices, costs, and productivity. Over the preceding years, and with the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

  • Against European Integration: The European Union and its Discontents book cover

    Against European Integration

    The European Union and its Discontents, 1st Edition

    By Ivan T. Berend

    This book gives a complex description and discussion of today’s populist attacks against the European Union (EU) following the financial crisis of 2008, which opened the floodgates of dissatisfaction, and the migration crisis which destabilized the traditional solidarity basis of the EU. The…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Economics in the Real World

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