Paperbacks Direct: Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

  • Routledge Revivals: Localities (1989): The Changing Face of Urban Britain book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Localities (1989)

    The Changing Face of Urban Britain

    Edited by Philip Cooke

    First published in 1989, this book examines seven different localities, ranging from the outer suburbs of large northern cities to small freestanding town, which were prospering in the 1980s or struggling against the negative employment effects of restructuring. Within the theoretical frame of ‘…

    Paperback – 2018-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Sponsoring Nature: Environmental Philanthropy for Conservation book cover

    Sponsoring Nature

    Environmental Philanthropy for Conservation

    By Maano Ramutsindela, Marja Spierenburg, Harry Wels

    Saving the world's flora and fauna, especially high-profile examples such as chimpanzees, whales and the tropical rain forests, is big business. Individuals and companies channel their resources to the preservation of nature through various ways, one of which is the funding of environmental…

    Paperback – 2018-01-06 
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and Anthropos: Planet, people and places book cover

    Climate Change and Anthropos

    Planet, people and places

    By Linda H. Connor

    Anthropos, in the sense of species as well as cultures and ethics, locates humans as part of much larger orders of existence – fundamental when thinking about climate change. This book offers a new way of exploring the significance of locality and lives in the epoch of the Anthropocene, a time when…

    Paperback – 2018-01-04 
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Perspectives on Ecofeminism book cover

    Contemporary Perspectives on Ecofeminism

    Edited by Mary Phillips, Nick Rumens

    Why is ecofeminism still needed to address the environmental emergencies and challenges of our times? Ecofeminism has a chequered history in terms of its popularity and its perceived value in conceptualizing the relationship between gender and nature as well as feeding forms of activism that aim to…

    Paperback – 2018-01-04 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Cultural Development: Trade, cultural policy and the UNESCO Convention on Cultural Diversity book cover

    The Politics of Cultural Development

    Trade, cultural policy and the UNESCO Convention on Cultural Diversity

    By Ben Garner

    There is a growing recognition of the role that culture can play in sustainable development strategies. This development has generally been welcomed, but also raises a number of questions: What are the implications in policy and practice? Who are the most influential voices in promoting a global…

    Paperback – 2018-01-04 
    Routledge

  • Chinese Migration and Economic Relations with Europe book cover

    Chinese Migration and Economic Relations with Europe

    Edited by Marco Sanfilippo, Agnieszka Weinar

    This book explores how far existing networks of overseas Chinese and new flows of migrants act as drivers of economic relations between China and the host countries. It considers migration, trade, the flow of capital, and foreign direct investment, includes both skilled and unskilled migrants, and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • China's Energy Security: A Multidimensional Perspective book cover

    China's Energy Security

    A Multidimensional Perspective

    Edited by Giulia C Romano, Jean-Francois Meglio

    A secure supply of energy is essential for all nations, to sustain their economy, and indeed their very survival. This subject is especially important in the case of China, as China’s booming economy and consequent demand for energy is affecting the whole world, and in turn potentially driving…

    Paperback – 2018-01-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Equity and Equitable Principles in the World Trade Organization: Addressing Conflicts and Overlaps between the WTO and Other Regimes book cover

    Equity and Equitable Principles in the World Trade Organization

    Addressing Conflicts and Overlaps between the WTO and Other Regimes

    By Anastasios Gourgourinis

    This book analyses whether, and how, equity and equitable principles can be employed as juridical tools in the legal reasoning of judges and lawyers in World Trade Organization (WTO) disputes where there is interaction between norms derived from the multilateral trade regime and other international…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • Nepotism in Organizations book cover

    Nepotism in Organizations

    Edited by Robert G. Jones

    There is a huge elephant in the room: organizational decisions are often based on family relationships, rather than on the ‘rational’ approach advocated by many professionals. Textbooks on Human Resources, Management, Organizational Behavior, Economics, Public Administration, and a host of related…

    Paperback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Behavioral Business Ethics: Shaping an Emerging Field book cover

    Behavioral Business Ethics

    Shaping an Emerging Field

    Edited by David De Cremer, Ann E. Tenbrunsel

    This book takes a look at how and why individuals display unethical behavior. It emphasizes the actual behavior of individuals rather than the specific business practices. It draws from work on psychology which is the scientific study of human behavior and thought processes. As Max…

    Paperback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Liberal Arts of Management: A Toolkit for Today's Leaders book cover

    Liberal Arts of Management

    A Toolkit for Today's Leaders

    By James Maroosis

    This book analyzes and elucidates the view that the purpose of the liberal arts is to offer leadership training and guidelines for success. This professional or managerial tradition of the liberal arts is discussed historically, revisiting three central claims purported by the Ancients to make the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Growth, Crisis and the Korean Economy book cover

    Growth, Crisis and the Korean Economy

    By Dongchul Cho

    Since the 2008 global financial crisis, policymakers as well as academicians have been seeking to fathom why subsequent recoveries remain tenuous. Other outstanding issues that they have been trying to understand include: why do some economies grow faster than others? How should the exchange rate…

    Paperback – 2017-12-30 
    Routledge

Product Search