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  • 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

  • Working Class Radicalism in Mid-Victorian England

    1st Edition

    By Trygve Tholfsen

    Originally published in 1976, Working Class Radicalism in Mid-Victorian England examines working-class radicalism in the mid-Victorian period and suggests that after the fading of Chartist militancy the radical tradition was preserved in a working-class subculture that enabled working men to resist…

    Hardback – 2020-01-31 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Private Law, Nudging and Behavioural Economic Analysis

    The Mandated-Choice Model, 1st Edition

    By Antonios Karampatzos

    Offering a fresh perspective on "nudging", this book uses legal paternalism to explore how legal systems may promote good policies without ignoring personal autonomy. It suggests that the dilemma between inefficient opt-in rules and autonomy restricting opt-out schemes fails to realistically…

    Hardback – 2020-01-31 
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    Markets and the Law

  • The Economic Development of South Korea

    From Poverty to a Modern Industrial State, 1st Edition

    By Seung-hun Chun

    How did a country with a dearth of natural resources, a sprawling population congested in a limited arable land transform itself to a modern industrial state within a generation? How could these have been achieved given the lingering geopolitical threats to its very survival as a state, as…

    Paperback – 2020-01-31 
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  • New Frontiers in the Internationalization of Businesses

    Empirical Evidence from Indigenous Businesses in Canada, 1st Edition

    By Fernando Angulo-Ruiz

    New Frontiers in the Internationalization of Businesses: Empirical Evidence from Indigenous Businesses in Canada highlights the impact of international expansion as a potential pathway to address the challenges of poverty and vulnerability, and provide relevant new knowledge on the factors that…

    Hardback – 2020-01-29 
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    Routledge Studies in Entrepreneurship

  • State Fragility and Resilience in sub-Saharan Africa

    Indicators and Interventions, 1st Edition

    By John Idriss Lahai, Isaac Koomson

    This book focuses on the indicators of fragility and the resilience of state-led interventions to address them in sub-Saharan Africa. It analyzes the ‘figure’ of fragile states as the unit of analysis and situates the study of fragility, governance and political adaptation within contemporary…

    Hardback – 2020-01-27 
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    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Welfare and the Welfare State

    Central Issues Now and in the Future, 2nd Edition

    By Bent Greve

    The welfare state is still very much central in people’s everyday life. The welfare state is at the same time contested and debated, and has often been argued to be in a crisis not only in the wake of the financial crisis. Welfare and welfare states used to be a national issue and prerogative.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20 
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  • The Routledge International Handbook of Financialization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Mader, Daniel Mertens, Natascha van der Zwan

    Financialization has become the go-to term for scholars grappling with the growth of finance. This handbook offers the first comprehensive survey of the scholarship on financialization, connecting finance with changes in politics, technology, culture, society and the economy. It takes stock of the…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
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    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The EU–Japan Partnership in the Shadow of China

    The Crisis of Liberalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Axel Berkofsky, Christopher W. Hughes, Paul Midford, Marie Söderberg

    Both the European Union and Japan have been major beneficiaries and supporters of the liberal international order, first led by the United States since the end of World War II. During this period, they have emerged as global powers, however, the very order that nurtured their rise is now facing…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14 
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