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  • Universities, Education and the National Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael D. Stephens

    Originally published in 1989, Universities, Education and the National Economy looks at changes in the structure of British industry, which have brought into question the traditional role of universities in the economy. The emphasis on high technology in many emerging industries has prompted a…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Urban Planning Under Thatcherism

    The Challenge of the Market, 1st Edition

    By Andy Thornley

    Originally published in 1991, Urban Planning Under Thatcherism links theory and practice to assess the changes to the planning system since 1979. It analyses the major trends by investigating the individual modifications in the legislation and the new initiatives which have introduced procedures to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Cost-Benefit Analysis in Urban & Regional Planning

    1st Edition

    By John A. Schofield

    Originally published in 1987, Cost-Benefit Analysis in Urban and Regional Planning, outlines the theory and practice of cost-benefit analysis (CBA) in the context of urban and regional planning. The theory of CBA is developed with examples to illustrate the principles, it also deals with details of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Routledge Revivals: The Greatest Happiness Principle (1986)

    An Examination of Utilitarianism, 1st Edition

    By Lanny O. Ebenstein

    First published in 1991, The Greatest Happiness Principle traces the history of the theory of utility, starting with the Bible, and running through Plato, Aristotle, and Epicurus. It goes on to discuss the utilitarian theories of Jeremy Bentham and John Stuart Mill in detail, commenting on the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Indigenous Peoples and the Geographies of Power

    Mezcala’s Narratives of Neoliberal Governance, 1st Edition

    By Inés Durán Matute

    Tracing key trends of the global-regional-local interface of power, Inés Durán Matute through the case of the indigenous community of Mezcala (Mexico) demonstrates how global political economic processes shape the lives, spaces, projects and identities of the most remote communities. Throughout the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-14 
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  • Growth Policy in the Age of High Technology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jurgen Schmandt, Robert Wilson

    Originally published in 1990 this book provides an authoritative and detailed account of the initiatives of US state governments with science and technology programs designed to foster economic growth. Two key questions are posed: Do state governments have policy instruments that are sufficiently…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: The Economics and Business of Technology

  • Federal Influences on Biomedical Technology Innovation

    1st Edition

    By Lilly B. Gardner

    Published in 1994, this book examines a small segment of the medical technology innovation process to characterize the manner in which the federal government influences small business-based investigators to participate or withdraw from the medical technology innovation process. It provides an…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: The Economics and Business of Technology

  • Economics Through the Looking-Glass

    Reflections on a Perverted Science, 1st Edition

    By R.A. Rayman

    Published in 1998. In spite of spectacular improvements in market flexibility, the characteristics of the past twenty years are slow growth and high unemployment. Economics Through the Looking-Glass exposes the theoretical fallacy at the heart of the New Economic Orthodoxy. The fallacy lies in…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Political Economy of Transition in Central and Eastern Europe

    The Light(s) at the End of the Tunnel, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jens Bastian

    First published in 1998, this volume contributes to the debate after the fall of the Soviet Union on the transition of Eastern European, former Soviet countries to a market economy. The transition was an enterprise as daring in practice and historically unprecedented as it is an analytical…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Wealth and Freedom

    Taiwan's New Political Economy, 1st Edition

    By Gerald A. McBeath

    First published in 1998, this volume examines the ‘economic miracle’ of Taiwan’s remarkable transition from poverty to one of the world’s most affluent economies, ten years after its emergence from martial law. Gerald A. McBeath explores Taiwan from its time as a country barely recovered from…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Transformation of Economy as a Real Process

    An Insider's Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Daianu

    First published in 1998, this volume is a contribution to the economic analysis of post-communist transformation in an evolutionary-institutionalist approach. The author shows convincingly the role of path dependency, of the ways history matters for the success of otherwise sound policies, and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Random Spatial Economy and its Evolution

    1st Edition

    By Leslie Curry

    First published in 1998, this volume, spanning a lifetime's research, is a highly innovative first attempt at a consistent theoretical approach to the elements, structures and dynamics of the geography of agents, settlements and trade. Cause and effect are replaced by chance within constraints.…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

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