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  • The Evolution of Business

    Interpretative Theory, History and Firm Growth

    By Ellen Korsager

    Firm growth. This concept has interested researchers for generations. Economists have sought to predict and measure firm growth using a host of different variables, while strategic management scholars depict growth as the result of clever analyses and rational resource exploitation.…

    Hardback – 2018-01-05 
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    Routledge International Studies in Business History

  • Neoliberal Thought and Thatcherism

    ‘A Transition From Here to There?’

    By Robert Ledger

    The premiership of Margaret Thatcher has been portrayed as uniquely ideological in its pursuit of a more market-based economy. A body of literature has been built on how a sharp turn to the right by the Conservative Party during the 1980s - inspired by the likes of Milton Friedman and Friedrich…

    Hardback – 2017-12-13 
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    Routledge Studies in Modern British History

  • Foundations of Marketing Thought

    The Influence of the German Historical School

    By D.G. Brian Jones, Mark Tadajewski

    The study and teaching of marketing as a university subject is generally understood to have originated in America during the early 20th century emerging as an applied branch of economics. This book tells a different story describing the influence of the German Historical School on institutional…

    Hardback – 2017-12-11 
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    Routledge Studies in the History of Marketing

  • Regulation of the London Stock Exchange

    Share Trading, Fraud and Reform 1914–1945

    By Chris Swinson

    In 1914, the notion of statutory regulation of trading in shares was anathema to both the Government and the London Stock Exchange. By 1945, a statutory scheme of regulation had been introduced. This book serves to: Track the steps by which this outcome came about, Explain why the Exchange felt…

    Hardback – 2017-12-08 
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    Financial History

  • Routledge Library Editions: The Gold Standard

    By Various Authors

    Re-issuing 8 seminal volumes in the history of economics, originally published between 1930 and 1987, but which still have enduring validity, the volumes in this set by Barthold A. Butenschøn, Karl Gustav Cassel, G. D. H. Cole, Diane B. Kunz, H. L. Puxley, George F. Warren and Frank A. Pearson and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-04 
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    Routledge Library Editions: The Gold Standard

  • The Downfall of the Gold Standard

    By Gustav Cassel

    In this book, originally published in 1936, the author charts the sequence of events which converted him from an advocate of the restoration of the gold standard to a convinced opponent. His indictment of the gold standard is comprehensive and he attributes it as the chief cause of the economic…

    Hardback – 2017-12-04 
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    Routledge Library Editions: The Gold Standard

  • The History of Complexity Economics

    By Magda Fontana

    The last two decades have witnessed the growing influence of complexity analyses on the physical, biological and social sciences. Economics has not remained indifferent to the power of nonlinear interactions to generate complex structures and an astonishing range of potential behaviours. Indeed,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-01 
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    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Schumpeter’s Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy

    A Twenty First Century Update

    Edited by Leonardo Burlamaqui, Rainer Kattel

    2017 marks the 75th anniversary of Schumpeter’s Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy, a work acknowledged as one of the most insightful books written in the 20th century. It retains a contemporary quality, and still invites new interpretations, extensions and criticisms. In addition to…

    Hardback – 2017-12-01 
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    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Mill’s A System of Logic

    Critical Appraisals

    Edited by Antis Loizides

    John Stuart Mill considered his A System of Logic, first published in 1843, the methodological foundation and intellectual groundwork of his later works in ethical, social, and political theory. Yet no book has attempted in the past to engage with the most important aspects of Mill's Logic. This…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
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    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

  • Self-Governing Socialism

    A Reader: Volume I

    Edited by Branko Horvat, Mihailo Marković, Rudi Supek

    First published in 1975, this set of two volumes edited by three distinguished scholars – an economist, a sociologist and a philosopher - assembles seminal articles, book extracts and documents from some twenty countries to trace the theory and practice of self-governing socialism from the early…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28 
    Routledge

  • Self-Governing Socialism

    A Reader: Volume II

    Edited by Branko Horvat, Mihailo Marković, Rudi Supek

    First published in 1975, this set of two volumes edited by three distinguished scholars – an economist, a sociologist and a philosopher - assembles seminal articles, book extracts and documents from some twenty countries to trace the theory and practice of self-governing socialism from the early…

    Paperback – 2017-11-28 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Economic Control (1955)

    By Michael P. Fogarty

    First published in 1955, this book offers a detailed history from the past to the mid-20th century on economic control. The book examines economic competition, particularly regarding the British economic system, and Fogarty looks at its scope, as well as its limits. This analysis considers working…

    Hardback – 2017-11-26 
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