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  • Transitions to Adulthood Through Recession

    Youth and Inequality in a European Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Irwin, Ann Nilsen

    Long-running trends towards increasing inequality between the rich and poor across Europe have been exacerbated by the 2008 global financial crisis and its aftermath. As employment opportunities for young people diminish and as the welfare state is pulled back, pathways to adulthood change and…

    Hardback – 2018-04-24
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • The Regulation and Supervision of Banks

    The Post Crisis Regulatory Responses of the EU, 1st Edition

    By Chen Chen Hu

    Over the past two decades, the banking industry has expanded and consolidated at a stunningly unprecedented speed. In this time banks have also moved from focusing purely on commercial banking activities to being heavily involved in market-based and transaction-oriented wholesale and investment…

    Hardback – 2018-04-17
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • The Political Economy of Lula’s Brazil

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pedro Chadarevian

    The Political Economy of Lula’s Brazil describes the social, political and economic transformations that led to increased interest in the tropical giant at the start of the 21st century. This volume demonstrates that Brazil’s rise was the result of the adoption of heterodox economic policies, while…

    Hardback – 2018-04-17
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Polanyi in times of populism

    Vision and contradiction in the history of economic ideas, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Holmes

    The rise of populism across Europe and the US – first in the wake of the 2008 global financial crisis and then in the shape of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and the Brexit vote in 2016 – are indicative of a seismic shift in the terrain of economic ideas in public discourse. Settled liberal…

    Hardback – 2018-04-16
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • China's Global Political Economy

    Managerial Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Taylor, Jacques Jaussaud

    Much has been written about China’s economy, as well as its business management system. China's Global Political Economy, however, is designed to bring together these two perspectives, serving to enhance our understanding of China’s growing global role. Examining changes in the management…

    Hardback – 2018-04-12
    Routledge Studies on Comparative Asian Politics

  • Greece in the 21st Century

    The Politics and Economics of a Crisis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vassilis K. Fouskas, Constantine Dimoulas

    For most of the first part of the 21st century Greece has been seen as a critical battlefield for the survival of the powerful and the adjustment or extinction of the weak, as if all the historical contradictions of the global financial crisis and the eurozone crisis were concentrated in that tiny…

    Hardback – 2018-04-10
    Europa Country Perspectives

  • China’s Financial Opening

    Coalition Politics and Policy Changes, 1st Edition

    By Yu Wai Vic Li

    The twenty-first century has not only seen China become one of the world’s largest trading nations, but also its gradual integration into the global financial system. Chinese-sponsored project financing schemes, such as the Belt-and-Road Initiative and the Asian Infrastructure Investment…

    Hardback – 2018-03-26
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Labour, Finance and Inequality

    The Insecurity Cycle in British Public Policy, 1st Edition

    By Suzanne J. Konzelmann, Simon Deakin, Marc Fovargue-Davies, Frank Wilkinson

    Following the 2008 "global" financial crisis, the viability of globalised financial capitalism was called into question. The resulting fear and uncertainty produced a momentary return to "Keynesian" policies. But as soon as emergency stimuli – and bank bail-outs – appeared to stabilise the…

    Hardback – 2018-03-23
    Routledge Critical Studies in Finance and Stability

  • Perspectives on India's Political Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pulin B. Nayak

    This volume contains some of the core foundational contributions on the broad theme of the political economy of India’s development. These have been culled from the numerous writings of public personages, thinkers and academic writers over the past century. The extant collections of readings on…

    Hardback – 2018-03-23

  • A Worker's Economist

    John R. Commons and His Legacy from Progressivism to the War on Poverty, 1st Edition

    By John Dennis Chasse

    John R. Commons is one of the few reformers of the past century whose major works are still actively read, whose ideas are still debated, and whose principles are still applied to the analysis of contemporary problems. His life spanned the years of America’s “Great Transformation,” from a nation of…

    Hardback – 2018-03-22

  • Greed, Self-Interest and the Shaping of Economics

    1st Edition

    By Rudi Verburg

    Since 2008, profound questions have been asked about the driving forces and self-regulating potential of the economic system, political control and morality. With opinion turning against markets and self-interest, economists found themselves on the wrong side of the argument. This book explores how…

    Hardback – 2018-03-20
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Inside the East European Planned Economy

    State Planning, Factory and Manager, 1st Edition

    By Voicu Ion Sucala

    This book puts forward a new perspective on the planned economies of communist Eastern Europe, demonstrating in detail how economic practice in such countries was shaped by the interplay among planners, managers and Party apparatchiks. Based on extensive original research, including interviews with…

    Hardback – 2018-03-20
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

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