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  • Global Governance in Crisis

    Edited by Andre Broome, Liam Clegg, Lena Rethel

    New practices and institutions of global governance are often one of the most enduring consequences of global crises. The contemporary architecture of global governance has been widely criticized for failing to prevent the global financial crisis and Eurozone debt crises, for failing to provide…

    Paperback – 2017-07-09 
    Routledge

  • Risky Curves

    On the Empirical Failure of Expected Utility

    By Daniel Friedman, R. Mark Isaac, Duncan James, Shyam Sunder

    For several decades, the orthodox economics approach to understanding choice under risk has been to assume that each individual person maximizes some sort of personal utility function defined over purchasing power. This new volume contests that even the best wisdom from the orthodox theory has not…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21 
    Routledge

  • Law and Economics

    Philosophical Issues and Fundamental Questions

    Edited by Aristides N. Hatzis, Nicholas Mercuro

    The Law and Economics approach to law dominates the intellectual discussion of nearly every doctrinal area of law in the United States and its influence is growing steadily throughout Europe, Asia, and South America. Numerous academics and practitioners are working in the field with a flow of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16 
    Routledge
    The Economics of Legal Relationships

  • Green Transportation and Energy Consumption in China

    By Jian Chai, Ying Yang, Quanying Lu, Limin Xing, Ting Liang, Kin Keung Lai, Shouyang Wang

    This book provides insights into China's energy consumption and pollution as well as its energy saving policies. It explores energy saving ways and argues for the need of an energy consumption revolution, which includes technologies to improve transportation resource efficiency, modification of…

    Hardback – 2017-06-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Risk Management

  • Health Care Economics

    By John B. Davis, Robert McMaster

    The analytical approach of standard health economics has so far failed to sufficiently account for the nature of care.  This has important ramifications for the analysis and valuation of care, and therefore for the pattern of health and medical care provision. This book sets out an alternative…

    Paperback – 2017-06-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Economics

  • Economic Development for Everyone

    Creating Jobs, Growing Businesses, and Building Resilience in Low-Income Communities

    By Mark M. Miller

    How do we create employment, grow businesses, and build greater economic resilience in our low-income communities? How do we create economic development for everyone, everywhere – including rural towns, inner-city neighborhoods, aging suburbs, and regions such as Appalachia, American Indian…

    Paperback – 2017-06-14 
    Routledge

  • Big Data for Regional Science

    Edited by Laurie A Schintler, Zhenhua Chen

    Recent technological advancements and other factors are contributing to the production of an astoundingly large and rapidly accelerating collection of data, or "Big Data." This data now allows us to examine urban and regional phenomena in ways and at levels of spatial and temporal resolution that…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • The Economics of Health and Health Care

    8th Edition

    By Sherman Folland, Allen C. Goodman, Miron Stano

    Folland, Goodman and Stano's bestselling The Economics of Health and Health Care text offers the market leading overview of all aspects of Health Economics, teaching through core economic themes, rather than concepts unique to the health care economy. The Eight Edition of this key textbook has been…

    Hardback – 2017-05-26 
    Routledge

  • Behavioral Economics and Healthy Behaviors

    Key Concepts and Current Research

    Edited by Yaniv Hanoch, Andrew Barnes, Thomas Rice

    The field of behavioural economics can tell us a great deal about cognitive bias and unconscious decision-making, challenging the orthodox economic model whereby consumers make rational and informed choices. But it is in the arena of health that it perhaps offers individuals and governments the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-09 
    Routledge

  • Capital Flows, Financial Markets and Banking Crises

    By Chia-Ying Chang

    The increasing capital flows in the emerging markets and developed countries have raised various concerns worldwide. One main concern is the impact of the sharp decline of capital flows – so-called sudden stops – on financial markets and the stability of banking systems and the economy. The sudden…

    Hardback – 2017-05-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

  • Chinese Regions in Change

    Industrial upgrading and regional development strategies

    By Hong Yu

    This book offers extensive and quality research on and original insights into China’s internal regional dynamics. It provides a focused analysis of the internal dynamics and regional economic diversity of China covering the eastern, central and western regions through case study, data analysis…

    Paperback – 2017-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Retirement in Japan and South Korea

    The past, the present and the future of mandatory retirement

    Edited by Masa Higo, Thomas R. Klassen

    This book analyses reforms to retirement policies in Japan and South Korea, especially in the context of rapid population ageing.  A defining feature of the labour markets and workplaces in these two nations, and the lives of workers and families, is involuntary retirement at relatively young ages.…

    Paperback – 2017-04-15 
    Routledge

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