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  • Economics, Culture and Development

    1st Edition

    By Eiman O. Zein-Elabdin

    This book examines the treatment of culture and development in the discipline of economics, thereby filling a conspicuous gap in current literature. Economics has come a long way to join the ‘cultural turn’ that has swept the humanities and social sciences in the last half century. This volume…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Informal Urban Street Markets

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Clifton Evers, Kirsten Seale

    Through an international range of research, this volume examines how informal urban street markets facilitate the informal and formal economy not merely in terms of the traditional concerns of labor and consumption, but also in regards to cultural and spatial contingencies. In many places, street…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • Indian Agriculture

    Performance, growth and challenges. Essays in honour of Ramesh Kumar Sharma, 1st Edition

    Edited by Parmod Kumar, S. Mohanakumar

    This volume examines the transitions in Indian agriculture since the 1980s, and emphasizes upon the role of neoliberal policies and their impact. The essays presented here deal with a range of pertinent and contemporary issues, including global food security, livelihoods of agricultural labourers,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge India

  • China's Road to Peaceful Rise

    Observations on its Cause, Basis, Connotation and Prospect, 1st Edition

    By Zheng Bijian

    Zheng Bijian has been one of the most influential thinkers and policy formulators in China during its reform period.  In the early 1990s he worked with Deng Xiaoping collating and publishing Deng’s speeches and as vice president of the Party School gave top priority to ensuring that members of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

  • Chinese Economists on Economic Reform - Collected Works of Guo Shuqing

    1st Edition

    By Guo Shuqing

    Edited by China Development Research Foundation

    China Development Research Foundation is one the leading economic think tanks in China, providing a base where many leading Chinese economists have developed the details of Chinese economic reform. This book is the second of a series which makes available to an English-speaking audience the work of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

  • Poverty and Governance in South Asia

    1st Edition

    By Syeda Naushin Parnini

    Across South Asia in the last two decades, there has been widespread emphasis on governance reforms aiming to reduce poverty through Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The recent development agenda has had great impact over the region , and this book finds that it largely widens the gap between…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • A Primer of National Finance

    1st Edition

    By Henry Higgs

    Originally published in 1919, A primer of National Finance discusses elements of financial principles with reference to facts and figures of British National Finance, Britain’s financial position and general outline of where finances stood at the time of publication. Higgs aims to explain essential…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The End of the Economic Miracle

    Appearance and Reality in Economic Development, 1st Edition

    By Ferenc Jánossy

    Originally published in 1971, this report presents Dr Jánossy’s attempt to demonstrate that all post-war economic ‘miracles’ lasted only until production levels reached the levels they should have done had there been no war and concludes that economic development is extremely consistent. Jánossy…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Unions and Economic Crisis

    Britain, West Germany and Sweden, 1st Edition

    By Peter Gourevitch, Andrew Martin, George Ross, Stephen Bornstein, Andrei Markovits, Christopher Allen

    First published in 1984. This book represents a major study of union responses to the economic crisis of the 1970s and 1980s. Abjuring governmental or managerial outlooks, it argues that unions, as representatives of essential producer groups, would be central to the renegotiation of the economic…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    European Trade Unions and the 1970s Economic Crisis

  • Japan's Response to Crisis and Change in the World Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michèle Schmiegelow

    Originally published in 1986, after a period of global changes and financial crisis in the majority of industrialised countries, this book explores how Japan’s economy seemed to maintain its success. This study provides an overview of the Japanese case and the main schools of thought that arose…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Economic Developments in Victorian Scotland

    1st Edition

    By W.H. Marwick

    Marwick argues that economic development in Scotland was severely delayed until the 18th Century unlike neighbouring countries. Originally published in 1936, this study aims to explore key features of economic development in Victorian Scotland to promote more understanding of this issue. Issues…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Contemporary Economic Analysis (Routledge Revivals)

    Papers Presented at the Conference of the Association of University Teachers of Economics 1978, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

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