• 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 – 2019-05-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

  • Regulating Private Military Companies: Conflicts of Law, History and Governance book cover

    Regulating Private Military Companies

    Conflicts of Law, History and Governance, 1st Edition

    By Katerina Galai

    This work examines the ability of existing and evolving PMC regulation to adequately control private force, and it challenges the capacity of international law to deliver accountability in the event of private military company (PMC) misconduct. From medieval to early modern history, private…

    Hardback – 2019-04-12 
    Routledge

  • Shareholder Primacy and Global Business: Re-clothing the EU Corporate Law book cover

    Shareholder Primacy and Global Business

    Re-clothing the EU Corporate Law, 1st Edition

    By Lela Mélon

    In the context of growing public interest in sustainability, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has not brought about the expected improvement in terms of sustainable business. Self-regulation has been unable to provide appropriate answers for unsustainable business frameworks, despite empirical…

    Hardback – 2019-04-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Young People, Social Media and the Law book cover

    Young People, Social Media and the Law

    1st Edition

    By Brian Simpson

    This book critically confronts perceptions that social media has become a ‘wasteland’ for young people. Law has become preoccupied with privacy, intellectual property, defamation and criminal behaviour in and through social media. In the case of children and youth, this book argues, these…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Migration Law and the Externalization of Border Controls: European State Responsibility book cover

    Migration Law and the Externalization of Border Controls

    European State Responsibility, 1st Edition

    By Anna Liguori

    Over the last few decades, both the European Union and European States have been implementing various strategies to externalize border controls with the declared intent of saving human lives and countering smuggling but with the actual end result of shifting borders, circumventing international…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in EU Law

  • Law, Technology and Society: Reimagining the Regulatory Environment book cover

    Law, Technology and Society

    Reimagining the Regulatory Environment, 1st Edition

    By Roger Brownsword

    This book considers the implications of the regulatory burden being borne increasingly by technological management rather than by rules of law. If crime is controlled, if human health and safety are secured, if the environment is protected, not by rules but by measures of technological…

    Paperback – 2019-02-25
    Routledge
    Law, Science and Society

  • International ‘Criminal’ Responsibility: Antinomies book cover

    International ‘Criminal’ Responsibility

    Antinomies, 1st Edition

    By Ottavio Quirico

    In the course of the 20th and 21st centuries, major offences committed by individuals have been subject to progressive systematisation in the framework of international criminal law. Proposals developed within the context of the League of Nations coordinated individual liability and…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Meta-Regulation in Practice: Beyond Normative Views of Morality and Rationality book cover

    Meta-Regulation in Practice

    Beyond Normative Views of Morality and Rationality, 1st Edition

    By F.C. Simon

    Meta-regulation presents itself as a progressive policy approach that can manage complexity and conflicting objectives better than traditional command and control regulation. It does this by ‘harnessing’ markets and enlisting a broad range of stakeholders to reach a more inclusive view of the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Law and Responsible Supply Chain Management: Contract and Tort Interplay and Overlap book cover

    Law and Responsible Supply Chain Management

    Contract and Tort Interplay and Overlap, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vibe Ulfbeck, Alexandra Andhov, Kateřina Mitkidis

    Corporate Social Responsibility has for long been on the agenda in the business world and recently, it has also become a political agenda in the European Union. Focusing on international supply chains and their control based on studies of law in several European jurisdictions, this book aims to…

    Hardback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Disqualification of Company Directors: A Comparative Analysis of the Law in the UK, Australia, South Africa, the US and Germany book cover

    Disqualification of Company Directors

    A Comparative Analysis of the Law in the UK, Australia, South Africa, the US and Germany, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jean Jacques du Plessis, Jeanne Nel de Koker

    This book provides a clear overview of the legal rules relating to directors’ disqualification in Australia, Germany, South Africa, the UK and the US, and to highlight the differences in the disqualification regimes of these jurisdictions. The book seeks to determine whether disqualification on…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Hostile Business and the Sovereign State: Privatized Governance, State Security and International Law book cover

    Hostile Business and the Sovereign State

    Privatized Governance, State Security and International Law, 1st Edition

    By Michael J. Strauss

    This book describes and assesses an emerging threat to states’ territorial control and sovereignty: the hostile control of companies that carry out privatized aspects of sovereign authority. The threat arises from the massive worldwide shift of state activities to the private sector since the late…

    Hardback – 2018-12-14
    Routledge
    Globalization: Law and Policy

  • Global Perspectives in Urban Law: The Legal Power of Cities book cover

    Global Perspectives in Urban Law

    The Legal Power of Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nestor M. Davidson, Geeta Tewari

    The growing field of urban law demands a collaborative scholarly focus on comparative and global perspectives. This volume offers diverse insights into urban law, with emerging theories and analyses of topics ranging from criminal reform and urban housing, to social and economic inequality and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

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