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  • Russia's Economy in an Epoch of Turbulence

    Crises and Lessons, 1st Edition

    By Vladimir Mau

    Over the course of the last thirty years post-communist Russia has either been struggling with crises, discussing the lessons learned from past crises, or attempting to trace the contours of future crises. Based on the author’s own experiences and his research over this long period, this book…

    Hardback – 2017-11-14
    Routledge
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Crisis Spaces

    Structures, Struggles and Solidarity in Southern Europe, 1st Edition

    By Costis Hadjimichalis

    The financial malaise that has affected the Eurozone countries of southern Europe – Spain, Portugal, Italy and, in its most extreme case, Greece – has been analysed using mainly macroeconomic and financial explanations. This book shifts the emphasis from macroeconomics to the relationship between…

    Hardback – 2017-11-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • When Ideas Fail

    Economic Thought, the Failure of Transition and the Rise of Institutional Instability in Post-Soviet Russia, 1st Edition

    By Joachim Zweynert

    In the history of Russian economic ideas, a peculiar mix of anthropocentrism and holism provided fertile breeding ground for patterns of thought that were in potential conflict with the market. These patterns, did not render the emergence of capitalism in Russia impossible. But they entailed a deep…

    Hardback – 2017-11-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the European Economy

  • Neoliberalism and the Transforming Left in India

    A contradictory manifesto, 1st Edition

    By Ritanjan Das

    West Bengal has often been perceived as somewhat of an aberration in the wider context of a rather chaotic Indian democracy, as the Left Front (spearheaded by the Communist Party of India-Marxist, CPIM) demonstrated a rare instance of political stability, decisively winning seven consecutive…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

  • China’s Economic Reform

    Experience and Implications, 1st Edition

    By Zhang Yu

    China’s growth miracle over the past 30 years has propelled it to become the world’s second largest economy and potentially the largest in the following years. This book examines China’s experience on economic reform, trying to find the reasons for the sustainable and rapid development and provide…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Post-growth Economics and Society

    Exploring the Paths of a Social and Ecological Transition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Isabelle Cassiers, Kevin Maréchal, Dominique Méda

    We stand on the threshold of a "post-growth" world – one in which the relentless pursuit of economic growth has ceased to constitute a credible societal project. The symptoms that mark the end of an era are clear and incontrovertible: a return to the regularities of the past is illusory. The…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Civil Society and Financial Regulation

    Consumer Finance Protection and Taxation after the Financial Crisis, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Kastner

    Coalitions of consumer groups, NGOs, and trade unions have traditionally been considered politically weak compared to well-organized and resourceful financial sector groups which dominate or "capture" financial regulatory decisions. However, following the 2008 financial crisis, civil society groups…

    Hardback – 2017-10-27
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • The Fascist Nature of Neoliberalism

    1st Edition

    By Andrea Micocci, Flavia Di Mario

    Capitalism is based on a false logic in which all facts and ideas are reduced to a consideration of their ‘feasibility’ within the capitalist system. Thus, all mainstream economic and political theories, including those such as Marxism which are supposed to offer an alternative vision, have been…

    Hardback – 2017-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • The Adam Smith Review: Volume 10

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fonna Forman

    Adam Smith’s contribution to economics is well recognised, but scholars have recently been exploring anew the multidisciplinary nature of his works. The Adam Smith Review is a rigorously refereed annual review that provides a unique forum for interdisciplinary debate on all aspects of Adam Smith’s…

    Hardback – 2017-10-16
    Routledge
    The Adam Smith Review

  • Competition and Free Trade

    1st Edition

    By Pascal Salin

    Competition and free trade are both concepts which are absolutely central for the understanding of human societies but are also often the subjects of fears and criticisms. It is argued that it is not possible to understand what competition really is without referring to the concept of freedom, and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

  • Mega-Events as Economies of the Imagination

    Creating Atmospheres for Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020, 1st Edition

    By Rodanthi Tzanelli

    Atmosphere, the elusive ambiance of a place, enables or hinders its mobility in global consumption contexts. Atmosphere connects to social imaginaries, utopian representational frames producing the culture of a city or country. But who resolves atmospheric contradictions in a place’s social and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Tax Havens and International Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Paul Beckett

    This book sails in uncharted waters. It takes a human rights-based approach to tax havens, and is a detailed analysis of structures and the laws that generate and support these. It makes plain the unscrupulous or merely indifferent ways in which, using tax havens, businesses and individuals…

    Hardback – 2017-10-03
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

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