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  • The Crime of Maldevelopment

    Economic Deregulation and Violence in the Global South, 1st Edition

    By María Laura Böhm

    This book explores the causal relationship between the deregulation of international economic interests and the forms of violence that prevail in a large part of the Global South. More specifically, this book tells the story of how transnational corporations benefitting from increasing deregulation…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • The Political Economy of Punishment Today

    Visions, Debates and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dario Melossi, Máximo Sozzo, José A Brandariz García

    Over the last fifteen years, the analytical field of punishment and society has witnessed an increase of research developing the connection between economic processes and the evolution of penality from different standpoints, focusing particularly on the increase of rates of incarceration in…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Crime, Diversity and Criminal Justice

  • 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 
    Routledge
    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 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • A Law and Economics Approach to Criminal Gangs

    1st Edition

    By Liza Vertinsky

    First published in 1999. This book provides a law and economics approach towards criminal gangs which integrates the tools of economic modelling with criminal law in order to understand and address a contemporary law enforcement problem. The book draws upon ideas from economics, law and law…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Against Economics

    Rethinking Political Economy, 1st Edition

    By Rajani Kannepalli Kanth

    Published in 1997, this postmodern critique provides a discourse on internal dynamics of the economics world view, suggesting for future societal wellbeing that we simply do not criticize economics but dispense it altogether.  It argues that in the modern era economics have become obsolete as we…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Albania's Economy in Transition and Turmoil 1990-97

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Clunies-Ross, Petar Sudar

    First published in 1998, the contents of this book is the result of a series of studies by several Albanian scholars, in cooperation with contributors of differing nationalities, on various aspects of the Albanian economy during its ‘transition to market’. This study’s multiple aim is to provide an…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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 – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    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 – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    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 – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Beyond Capital and Labor

    The Contributions of Technology and Regional Milieu to Production and Productivity Growth, 1st Edition

    By Shanzi Ke

    Originally published in 1995, Beyond Capital Labor is a comprehensive empirical study about how and how much technology and regional contextual factors may influence company production and productivity growth. The book constitutes a conceptually consistent and empirically efficient study and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Future of Work in Asia and Beyond

    A Technological Revolution or Evolution?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alan R. Nankervis, Julia Connell, John Burgess

    The Future of Work in Asia and Beyond presents the findings and associated implications arising from a collaborative research study conducted on the potential impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR – or Industry 4.0) on the labour markets, occupations and associated future workforce…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

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