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  • Gender Inequality in the Eastern European Labour Market

    Twenty-five years of transition since the fall of communism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Giovanni Razzu

    Under communism there was, in the countries of Eastern Europe, a high level of gender equality in the labour market, particularly in terms of high participation rates by women. The transition from communism has upset this situation, with different impacts in the different countries. This book…

    Paperback – 2018-04-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • Wage Restraint and the Control of Inflation

    An International Survey, 1st Edition

    Edited by Beth Bilson

    Since 1945 preventing runaway wage inflation has been regarded as a key policy in managing an economy in a successful way. The exact nature of pay control has varied from country to country and from time to time. This book, originally published in 1987, examines pay control policies in major…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Inflation, Growth and International Finance

    1st Edition

    By Alec Cairncross

    This book, originally published in 1975, deals with the sources of economic growth, inflation and the prospects of bringing it under control, floating exchange rates and restrictions on international capital movements. Although aimed at the non-specialist, professional economists willa slo find the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Problems of Labour and Inflation

    1st Edition

    By Hilde Behrend

    The essays in this book, originally published in 1984, examine many problems within the structure of industry including wage policies, financial incentives and other economic policies. The book discusses the problems from two standpoints: that of the economist who is concerned with labour as a…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Inflation

    A Theoretical Survey and Synthesis, 1st Edition

    By John Hudson

    Originally published in 1982, this book begins with a wide-ranging and critical review of both first and second generation theories of inflation (and the related problem of unemployment), including the classical approach to macroeconomics. The author systematically integrates search, implicit…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Inflation and Society

    1st Edition

    By Graham Hutton

    Originally published in 1960, this book examines how inflation as a policy has come about in modern democracies, how ti works, how to avoid it and at what cost. In non-technical terms it explains what inflation does, both to society and its individual elements, to weaken and hamper democracy.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • A Study in the Theory of Inflation

    1st Edition

    By Bent Hansen

    This book, originally published in 1951, is a theoretical study inspired by some central economic problems which have appeared during and after the Second World War in many countries, including Scandinavia. It develops a monetary theory for repressed inflation, gives a number of definitions and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Incomes Policies, Inflation and Relative Pay

    A Theoretical Survey and Synthesis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Les Fallick, R F Elliott

    This book, originally published in 1981, is a major reassessment of the strengths and weaknesses of incomes policies. A distinguished group of economists comprehensively review the rationale and history of the field, giving special attention to the role fo the public sector, the question of low pay…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Inflation and Unemployment

    Theory, Experience and Policy Making, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victor E. Argy, John Nevile

    Originally published in 1985 and contributed to by internationally renowned economists, this volume discusses theoretical issues and country-specific experiences to review the underlying causes of the stagflation of the 1970s and early 1980s, as well as summarizing the kinds of macro-policies that…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Inflation

  • Migrant Workers in Russia

    Global Challenges of the Shadow Economy in Societal Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna-Liisa Heusala, Kaarina Aitamurto

    Russia has a very large pool of economic migrants, up to 25% of the workforce according to some estimates. Although many migrants, many from former Soviet countries which are now independent, entered Russia legally, they frequently face bureaucratic obstacles to legal employment and Russian…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • Islamic Macroeconomics

    A Model for Efficient Government, Stability and Full Employment, 1st Edition

    By Raja M. Almarzoqi, Walid Mansour, Noureddine Krichene

    Islamic Macroeconomics proposes an Islamic model that offers significant prospects for economic growth and durable macroeconomic stability, and which is immune to the defects of the economic models prevailing both in developed and developing countries. An Islamic model advocates a limited…

    Hardback – 2018-04-05
    Routledge
    Islamic Business and Finance Series

  • Labour Law Reforms in India

    All in the Name of Jobs, 1st Edition

    By Anamitra Roychowdhury

    Labour market flexibility is one of the most closely debated public policy issues in India. This book provides a theoretical framework to understand the subject, and empirically examines to what extent India’s ‘jobless growth’ may be attributed to labour laws. There is a pervasive view that the…

    Hardback – 2018-03-28
    Routledge India
    Critical Political Economy of South Asia

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