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  • Transitions to Adulthood Through Recession: Youth and Inequality in a European Comparative Perspective book cover

    Transitions to Adulthood Through Recession

    Youth and Inequality in a European Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Irwin, Ann Nilsen

    Long-running trends towards increasing inequality between the rich and poor across Europe have been exacerbated by the 2008 global financial crisis and its aftermath. As employment opportunities for young people diminish and as the welfare state is pulled back, pathways to adulthood change and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-13 
    Routledge

  • Disintegrative Tendencies in Global Political Economy: Exits and Conflicts book cover

    Disintegrative Tendencies in Global Political Economy

    Exits and Conflicts, 1st Edition

    By Heikki Patomaki

    Whether we talk about human learning and unlearning, securitization, or political economy, the forces and mechanisms generating both globalization and disintegration are causally efficacious across the world. Thus, the processes that led to the victory of the ‘Leave’ campaign in the June 2016…

    Paperback – 2019-08-13 
    Routledge

  • Emotions as Commodities: Capitalism, Consumption and Authenticity book cover

    Emotions as Commodities

    Capitalism, Consumption and Authenticity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eva Illouz

    Capitalism has made rationality into a pervasive feature of human action and yet, far from heralding a loss of emotionality, capitalist culture has been accompanied with an unprecedented intensification of emotional life. This raises the question: how could we have become increasingly rationalized…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Young People in the Labour Market: Past, Present, Future book cover

    Young People in the Labour Market

    Past, Present, Future, 1st Edition

    By Andy Furlong, John Goodwin, Henrietta O'Connor, Sarah Hadfield, Stuart Hall, Kevin Lowden, Réka Plugor

    Levels of suffering among young people have always been much higher than governments suggest. Indeed, policies aimed at young workers have often been framed in ways that help secure conformity to a new employment landscape in which traditional securities have been progressively removed.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    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

  • IMF and World Bank Sponsored Structural Adjustment Programs in Africa: Ghana's Experience, 1983-1999 book cover

    IMF and World Bank Sponsored Structural Adjustment Programs in Africa

    Ghana's Experience, 1983-1999, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kwadwo Konadu-Agyemang

    This title was first published in 2001: Bringing together geographers, planners, political scientists, economists, rural development specialists, bankers, public administrators and other development experts, this volume questions the benefits of Structural Adjustment Programmes (SAPs). It…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Development of Accounting and Auditing Systems in China book cover

    Development of Accounting and Auditing Systems in China

    1st Edition

    By Xu-Dong Ji

    The title was first published in 2001: In 1979, China opened the door to the West and implemented a series of economic reforms that led the accounting system to depart from the Soviet model. This book investigates the development of Chinese accounting in a broad social, economic and cultural…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Contending Theories on Development Aid: Post-Cold War Evidence from Africa book cover

    Contending Theories on Development Aid

    Post-Cold War Evidence from Africa, 1st Edition

    By Leslie O. Omoruyi

    This title was first published in 2001: This thorough and comprehensive examination of the nature and pattern of post-Cold War aid to sub-Saharan Africa provides incisive, comparative case studies of the motivations behind the foreign aid policies of key members of the Development Association…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Transition, Recession and Labour Supply book cover

    Transition, Recession and Labour Supply

    1st Edition

    By Paolo Verme

    This title was first published in 2001: Exploring the relationship between the recession and labour supply in Kazakhstan during the 1990s, this volume develops an innovative new model of the transitional process in the context of the CIS. It departs from conventional economic models explaining the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Tackling Social Exclusion in Europe: The Contribution of the Social Economy book cover

    Tackling Social Exclusion in Europe

    The Contribution of the Social Economy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger Spear, Jacques Defourny, Jean-Louis Laville

    This title was first published in 2001. This book is the result of an international study by leading economists and sociologists from across Europe and North America. The response of the new social economy (primarily voluntary and co-operative sectors) to social exclusion and employability in the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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