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  • Economics and Power

    A Marxist Critique, 1st Edition

    By Giulio Palermo

    In the economic debate, power is defined and studied mainly as an interpersonal relation occurring out of perfect competition. This is a consequence of the combination of methodological individualism and the assumption of competition as a natural and everlasting coordinating mechanism, operating…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge

  • Financialization and the Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Agata Gemzik-Salwach, Krzysztof Opolski

    There can be no doubt that the influence of the financial sphere has intensified rapidly in recent years, but there is much debate about the effect of that influence. The aftermath of the Financial Crisis has led to numerous discussions of the phenomenon of so-called financialization: the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge

  • A History of Utilitarian Ethics

    Studies in Private Motivation and Distributive Justice, 1700-1875, 1st Edition

    By Samuel Hollander

    In this landmark volume, Samuel Hollander presents a fresh and compelling history of moral philosophy from Locke to John Stuart Mill, showing that a ‘moral sense’ can actually be considered compatible with utilitarianism. The book also explores the link between utilitarianism and distributive…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • North Korea and Economic Integration in East Asia

    1st Edition

    By Yeongseop Rhee, Patrick Messerlin

    Throughout North Korea’s history, it has regarded external relations with suspicion and as a potential threat to its regime. With North Korea working towards denuclearization, there is now hope for an economic opening. This book examines the external economic strategies that North Korea may…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • The Contradictions of Foreign Aid

    1st Edition

    By Desmond McNeill

    Originally published in 1981, this book analyses how development aid works in practice. It presents a critique of the practice of foreign aid, analyses the aid process, who controls it and investigates the exercise of leverage by donors. It examines the interests of the different parties…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Aid

  • Australian Overseas Aid

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Eldridge, Dean Forbes, Doug Porter

    Originally published in 1986, this book evaluated the review of the Australian Overseas Aid Program (the 1984 Jackson Report) and discusses the significance of Australia’s contribution to overseas aid for the future. The book focusses on the overall context of the Jackson report; discusses the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Aid

  • U.S. Economic Foreign Aid

    A Case Study of the United States Agency for International Development, 1st Edition

    By David Porter

    Originally published in 1990, this volume is a comprehensive study of United States foreign aid allocation from 1961-1983 and the significance it has for US Foreign Policy as a whole. As well as developing a theoretically consistent measure of poverty for the research, the book also examines the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Aid

  • OPEC and the Third World

    The Politics of Aid, 1st Edition

    By Shireen Hunter

    Originally published in 1984 this book focuses principally on the use of foreign aid by the members of OPEC in the 1970s and demonstrates how the divisive elements both within OPEC and between OPEC and the rest of the developing world prevented OPEC from using aid to advance developing world…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Aid

  • Principles and Pluralist Approaches in Teaching Economics

    Towards a Transformative Science, 1st Edition

    Edited by Samuel Decker, Wolfram Elsner, Svenja Flechtner

    This volume is a state-of-the-art compilation of diverse and innovative perspectives, principles, and a number of practiced approaches of fields, courses, and methods of pluralist economics teaching. It fosters constructive controversy aiming to incite authors and commentators to engage in fruitful…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

  • The Property-Owning Democracy

    Freedom and Capitalism in the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    By Gavin Kerr

    The ideas of ‘predistribution’ and the property-owning democracy have recently emerged as the central features of the progressive social liberal response to the problems of poverty, unemployment, economic insecurity, burgeoning socio-economic inequality, and economic instability, none of which the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge

  • Public Enterprise and Local Place

    New Perspectives on Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By John Fenwick, Lorraine Johnston

    This book presents the key interactions in local government and public enterprise, drawing together the challenges for local governance in the practice of public entrepreneurship and its response to collaboration, place and place making. Specifically, this book includes the impact of local…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • Cancer, Radiation Therapy, and the Market

    1st Edition

    By Barbara Bridgman Perkins

    Appraising cancer as a major medical market in the 2010s, Wall Street investors placed their bets on single-technology treatment facilities costing $100-$300 million each. Critics inside medicine called the widely-publicized proton-center boom "crazy medicine and unsustainable public policy." There…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
    Routledge

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