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  • Theories of Distributive Justice

    Who Gets What and Why, 1st Edition

    By Jeppe von Platz

    How should we design our economic systems? Should we tax the rich at a higher rate than the poor? Should we have a minimum wage? Should the state provide healthcare for all? These and many related questions are the subject of distributive justice, and different theories of distributive justice…

    Paperback – 2020-04-09 
    Routledge

  • Global Oligopoly

    A Key Idea for Business and Society, 1st Edition

    By Chris Carr

    The era of globalization brought waves of consolidation in business ownership alongside leviathon-like state actors. Digital disruption likewise leaves market power in a relatively small number of hands. In organisational and economic terms, oligopoly is now a fundamental idea for business and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge
    Key Ideas in Business and Management

  • Behavioural Science and Housing Decision Making

    A Case Study Approach, 1st Edition

    By Helen X. H. Bao

    This book takes a behavioural approach to examine six important housing questions: tenure decision making, neighbourhood decision making, housing prices, housing cycles, housing wealth effects, and housing satisfaction. Using experimental and field data, the book demonstrates the effects of six…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Advanced Governing for Capital Flight

    1st Edition

    By Walter Amedzro St-Hilaire

    This volume takes an in-depth look at the economic issue of capital flight and outlines strategic methods to address the problem of international tax evasion and bank secrecy. In order to address these issues, the book explores the development prospects of tax evasion governance and identifies…

    Hardback – 2020-03-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Metropolis, Money and Markets

    Brazilian Urban Financialization in Times of Re-emerging Global Finance, 1st Edition

    By Jeroen Klink

    This book explores how urban spaces are not only remade by and through finance, finance is also remade by and through cities. It investigates how nonfinancial actors, such as public bureaucrats, urban planners, and the media are actively involved in the social constitution of what finance is. It…

    Hardback – 2020-03-25 
    Routledge
    Global Urban Studies

  • Using Fiscal Policy and Public Financial Management to Promote Gender Equality

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Janet Stotsky

    This book examines how fiscal policy and management can promote gender equality in developing as well as developed countries. Providing an international look at gender budgeting, it draws on countries at different levels of development, with an emphasis on low-income developing countries. It…

    Hardback – 2020-03-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Economics

  • Japan and Protection

    The Growth of Protectionist Sentiment and the Japanese Response, 1st Edition

    By Syed Javed Maswood

    In the 1980s, the extent of Japanese export penetration into other Western economies, particularly the USA, became a matter of international concern. There were demands for Japan to reciprocate on imports, for the Japanese market to be 'opened up' and, by some people, for sanctions or a trade war…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Business and Economics in Asia

  • Vision in Japanese Entrepreneurship

    The Evolution of a Security Enterprise, 1st Edition

    By H.T. Shimazaki

    The service sector occupies a dominant position in the Japanese economy, yet few studies have looked at the way the industry developed. This book, first published in 1992, focuses on the growth and development of a major world security and communications corporation, SECOM. The success of the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Business and Economics in Asia

  • The Evolution of Industrial Systems

    The Forking Paths, 1st Edition

    By Timothy Leggatt

    This book, first published in 1985, tackles simultaneously three major questions about the course of industrial evolution: what are the features of the industrial systems that have developed outside Western capitalism? What are the salient evolutionary developments now occurring in all advanced…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Business and Economics in Asia

  • Tourism in South-East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hitchcock, Victor T. King, Michael J.G. Parnwell

    South-East Asia has developed rapidly as a tourist destination, but what are the effects of this growth upon the peoples of the region? How far is it possible to control the impact of tourism whilst also supporting the industry's role in the region's development? This book, first published in 1993,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Business and Economics in Asia

  • The Accounting System of Native Banks in Peking and Tientsin

    1st Edition

    By Li Chien Ming

    This book, first published in 1941, is a comprehensive study on the native banks that linked small Chinese traders and the larger Chinese and foreign banks. It is based on extensive research in Tientsin and Peking, and a large number of interviews with native bankers, and the result is an…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Business and Economics in Asia

  • Innovation and Technology Transfer in Japan and Europe

    Industry-Academic Interactions, 1st Edition

    By Glyn O. Phillips

    This book, first published in 1989, compares, contrasts and evaluates the nature, scale and direction of industry-academic interactions in Britain and Japan: the conversion of academic discoveries into practical products. Japan shows its outstanding ability to translate scientific ideas into high…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Business and Economics in Asia

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