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  • Entrepreneurship in the Informal Sector

    An Institutional Perspective

    By Colin C. Williams

    How many businesses start-ups conduct some or all of their trade ‘off-the-books’? And how many enterprises continue to do some of their work off-the-books once they are more established? What should be done about them? Should governments adopt ever more punitive measures to eradicate them? Or…

    Hardback – 2017-10-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Entrepreneurship

  • The Rise of Big Government

    How Egalitarianism Conquered America

    By Sven R Larson

    Americans tend to believe that their country is very different from Europe. Yet over the past half century they have imported and embraced the most transformative social idea of modern Scandinavia: egalitarianism. Today, the United States is more like Sweden than it is different, dedicated to…

    Paperback – 2017-10-03 
    Routledge
    Economics in the Real World

  • Routledge Handbook of Africa–Asia Relations

    Edited by Pedro Amakasu Raposo, David Arase, Scarlett Cornelissen

    The Routledge Handbook of Africa–Asia Relations is the first handbook aimed at studying the interactions between countries across Africa and Asia in a multi-disciplinary and comprehensive way. Providing a balanced discussion of historical and on-going processes which have both shaped and changed…

    Hardback – 2017-10-02 
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Economics

    An Introduction to Pluralist Economics

    Edited by Liliann Fischer, Joe Hasell, J. Christopher Proctor, David Uwakwe, Zach Ward Perkins, Catriona Watson

    Economics is a broad and diverse discipline, but most economics textbooks only cover one way of thinking about the economy. This book provides an accessible introduction to nine different approaches to economics: from feminist to ecological and Marxist to behavioural. Each chapter is written by a…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02 
    Routledge

  • Young People and the Labour Market

    A Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Floro Ernesto Caroleo, Olga A Demidova, Enrico Marelli, Marcello Signorelli

    This book explores the condition of young people in the labour market. Youth are a vulnerable category of workers, finding themselves in a delicate phase of their working life: the first entry in the labour market. In many European countries, youngsters are unemployed or have…

    Hardback – 2017-10-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Labour Economics

  • Contemporary Economic Analysis (Routledge Revivals)

    Papers Presented at the Conference of the Association of University Teachers of Economics 1978

    Edited by David Currie, Will Peters

    First published in 1980, this book collects 17 lectures presented at the annual conference of the Association of University Teachers of Economics covering a wide range issues and debates. They include new theoretical points, criticisms of existing theory, the reporting of empirical studies and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Microeconomic Analysis (Routledge Revivals)

    Essays in Microeconomics and Economic Development

    Edited by David Currie, David Peel, Will Peters

    First published in 1981, this book brings together a collection of essays on microeconomics and development presented at the conference of the Association of University Teachers of Economics. Topics covered include the intergenerational transfer of economic inequality, a review of the recent…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • The Institutional Transition of China's Township and Village Enterprises

    Market Liberalization, Contractual Form Innovation and Privatization

    By Hongyi Chen

    This title was first published in 2000:  This work provides a new insight into china's township and village enterprises (TVEs). It views the governance structure of TVEs as effectively combining the comparative advantage of local government officials in external management and of dual firm…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Development of Accounting and Auditing Systems in China

    By Xu-Dong Ji

    This title was first published in 2001: In 1979, China opened the door to the West and implemented a series of economic reforms that led the accounting system to depart from the Soviet model. This book investigates the development of Chinese accounting in a broad social, economic and cultural…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rationality, Nationalism and Post-Communist Market Transformations

    A Comparative Analysis of Belarus, Poland and the Baltic States

    By Andrew Savchenko

    This title was first published in 2000:  A comparative analysis of market transformation in Poland, Belarus and the Baltic states with particular emphasis on cross-national variations in speed and direction of post-Communist economic reforms. While many studies tend to concentrate on the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Transition, Recession and Labour Supply

    By Paolo Verme

    This title was first published in 2001: Exploring the relationship between the recession and labour supply in Kazakhstan during the 1990s, this volume develops an innovative new model of the transitional process in the context of the CIS. It departs from conventional economic models explaining the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Development of the Balkan Region

    Edited by George Petrakos, Stoyan Totev

    This title was first published in 2001. A comparative overview and analysis of the economic performance, structure and trade relations of the Balkan region. Using original, detailed and up-to-the minute data, the contributors detect basic trends and developments with respect to trade relations,…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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