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  • The World Shipbuilding Industry

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Todd

    This book, first published in 1985, presents a comprehensive overview of the world shipbuilding industry. It contrasts the conditions which foster its development in newly-industrialised countries such as Japan, South Korea and Brazil with the problems leading to its decline in Western Europe and…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • The World Aircraft Industry

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Todd, Jamie Simpson

    Aircraft building is a major industry for many developed countries. This book, first published in 1986, provides a comprehensive survey of the state of the world aircraft industry. It looks at how the industry developed, and at its problems. It examines the role of governments, showing how this…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Railway Economics

    1st Edition

    By K.G. Fenelon

    This book, first published in 1932, provides a survey of the subject of railway economics as a whole, including the theory and practice of railway charging; State regulation and ownership; railway amalgamation; railway capital; railway organization and labour problems. In addition a critical…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Traffic and Transport

    An Economic History of Pickfords, 1st Edition

    By Gerald L. Turnbull

    This book, fist published in 1979, traces the growth of Britain’s inland transportation systems, chiefly for goods traffic, by road, canal and railway, from the early seventeenth century to the eve of nationalisation in 1947. The book focuses on the history of Pickfords, long a prominent member of…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Transport Carrier Costing

    1st Edition

    By Wayne Kenneth Talley

    Covering cost structures and cost problems as well as costing methodologies, this book, first published in 1988, aims to enhance understanding of the economics of all types of transportation: freight and passenger, by truck, rail, bus and air. beginning with an overview of transportation costing…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Work and Wealth in a Modern Port

    An Economic Survey of Southampton, 1st Edition

    By P. Ford

    This survey, first published in 1934, was designed as a contribution to our knowledge of poverty, its incidence and causes. Poverty is a product of many variables, and it needs to be understood as an expression of a complex of economic and other social forces. This study therefore goes beyond the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • World Aerospace

    A Statistical Handbook, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Todd, Ronald D. Humble

    Aerospace is a major world industry. This handbook, first published in 1987, provides a world survey of the industry in statistical form. The first part covers production and distribution by sector – airframes (aircraft), aeroengines, avionics, systems, missiles / spacecraft – and by country. It…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Transport Economics

    1st Edition

    By P.C. Stubbs, W.J. Tyson, M.Q. Dalvi

    Practically everybody in the community uses the transport system, and an eighth of personal consumption expenditure in Britain is spent on transport. This book, first published in 1980 and revised in 1984, presents a synthesis of theoretical and empirical material to explain the elements of…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Transportation Costs and Costing, 1917-1973

    A Selected Annotated Chronological Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By Emanuel Benjamin Ocran, Jr.

    As an important industry, transportation costs account for a considerable percentage of the gross national product of countries. It is therefore key to have at the disposal of those concerned with transportation activities, a bibliographical literature on costs and costing. The bibliography lists…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Labor Before the Industrial Revolution

    Work, Technology and their Ecologies in an Age of Early Capitalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Max Safley

    One cannot conceive of capitalism without labor. Yet many of the current debates about economic development leading to industrialization fail to directly engage with labor at all. This collection of essays strives to correct this oversight and to reintroduce labor into the great debates about…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Perspectives in Economic and Social History

  • Beyond Capital and Labor

    The Contributions of Technology and Regional Milieu to Production and Productivity Growth, 1st Edition

    By Shanzi Ke

    Originally published in 1995, Beyond Capital Labor is a comprehensive empirical study about how and how much technology and regional contextual factors may influence company production and productivity growth. The book constitutes a conceptually consistent and empirically efficient study and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Women, Labour and the Economy in India

    From Migrant Menservants to Uprooted Girl Children Maids, 1st Edition

    By Deepita Chakravarty, Ishita Chakravarty

    The last available census estimated around 10 per cent of total urban working women in India are concentrated in the low paid domestic services such as cleaning, cooking, and taking care of the children and the elderly. This is found to be much higher in certain parts of India, emerging as the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

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