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  • Cooperation Networks and Economic Development

    Cuba’s High-Tech Potential, 1st Edition

    By Andrés Cárdenas O´Farrill

    For most Western audiences, Cuba is a touristic paradise stuck in time and virtually detached from world technology networks by the US embargo – anything but a hub of industrial innovation and high value-added biotechnology. However, a closer look reveals more subtle but equally powerful stories…

    Hardback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Growth Policy in the Age of High Technology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jurgen Schmandt, Robert Wilson

    Originally published in 1990 this book provides an authoritative and detailed account of the initiatives of US state governments with science and technology programs designed to foster economic growth. Two key questions are posed: Do state governments have policy instruments that are sufficiently…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge Library Editions: The Economics and Business of Technology

  • Federal Influences on Biomedical Technology Innovation

    1st Edition

    By Lilly B. Gardner

    Published in 1994, this book examines a small segment of the medical technology innovation process to characterize the manner in which the federal government influences small business-based investigators to participate or withdraw from the medical technology innovation process. It provides an…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge Library Editions: The Economics and Business of Technology

  • 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 
    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 
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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 

  • 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 – 2020-01-17
    Markets and the Law

  • 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 – 2020-01-16
    Routledge Studies in Entrepreneurship

  • The Impact of the Sharing Economy on Business and Society

    Digital Transformation and the Rise of Platform Businesses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Abbas Strømmen-Bakhtiar, Evgueni Vinogradov

    The emergence of new platform business models, notably the sharing economy, is impacting the economy in various ways, altering the structure of many industries, and raising a number of economic and political issues. This book investigates the widespread influence of the sharing economy on…

    Hardback – 2020-01-10
    Routledge Studies in the Economics of Innovation

  • Heterodox Islamic Economics

    The emergence of an ethico-economic theory, 1st Edition

    By Masudul Alam Choudhury, Ishaq Bhatti

    The fields of morality and ethics have been left out significantly from socio-scientific study in general and in economics and finance in particular. Yet this book argues that in this age of post-modernist analytical inquiry, the study of morality and ethics is an epistemological requirement. This…

    Paperback – 2020-01-07

  • Speculative Research

    The Lure of Possible Futures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alex Wilkie, Martin Savransky, Marsha Rosengarten

    Is another future possible? So called ‘late modernity’ is marked by the escalating rise in and proliferation of uncertainties and unforeseen events brought about by the interplay between and patterning of social–natural, techno–scientific and political-economic developments. The future has indeed…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20

  • Authoritarian Powers

    Russia and China Compared, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen White, Ian Mcallister, Neil Munro

    The statistics detailing the socioeconomic growth of Russia and China are impressive. On some projections, China will be the world’s largest economy by 2050, and Russia will be the sixth largest. Yet despite this impressive record of economic growth, a striking feature of both countries is the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17

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