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  • Fiscal Policy in Early Modern Europe

    Portugal in Comparative Context, 1st Edition

    By Rodrigo da Costa Dominguez

    This book will examine the gradual assembly and consolidation of Portuguese fiscal policy in the second half of the fifteenth century, providing a comparative analysis of the Portuguese State’s finances and fiscal dynamics with other Western European monarchies. This book examines relevant aspects…

    Hardback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Perspectives in Economic and Social History

  • The Economic Thought of James Steuart

    1st Edition

    By José Manuel Menudo

    James Steuart published An Inquiry into the Principles of Political Œconomy in 1767, the first systematic treatise on economics, nine years before Adam Smith’s Wealth of Nations. Traditional historiography has tended to disregard and even deny Steuart’s oeuvre, categorising him as the last,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Modelling the Efficiency of Family and Hired Labour

    Illustrations from Nepalese Agriculture, 1st Edition

    By Prem Jung Thapa

    This title was first published in 2003.The principal economic units in most developing countries are family based farm households. Empirical models that recognize the dual role of the farm household as producer and consumer in a theoretically consistent manner are essential tools for policy…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • On the Political Economy of Market Socialism

    Essays and Analyses, 1st Edition

    By James A. Yunker

    This title was first published in 2001. Spanning a quarter of a century, this collection makes conveniently accessible 14 of Yunker’s thorough and highly illuminating contributions to the literature on market socialism.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Market and Public Choices

    An Ethical Assessment, 1st Edition

    By Alfonso Salinas

    This title was first published in 2003. This book assumes a viewpoint practically absent from contemporary economics, and readdresses the first fundamental question of economics: how should we decide how scarce resources should be allocated among competing uses? By focusing on this question the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Sweden and the 'Third Way'

    A Macroeconomic Evaluation, 1st Edition

    By Philip Whyman

    This title was first published in 2003.The creation of a 'Third Way' between unfettered capitalism and old-style Keynesian-corporatist forms of social democracy has become the driving force behind the policy programmes of many left-of-centre political parties in the industrialised nations of the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Schumpeter, Innovation and Growth

    Long-Cycle Dynamics in the Post-WWII American Manufacturing Industries, 1st Edition

    By Mümtaz Keklik

    This title was first published in 2003. Bringing together contemporary innovation pattern theories inspired by the two original patterns developed by Joseph A. Schumpeter, this book develops an innovative new model of long wave aggregate level economic activity. This model is rigorously tested with…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • From Individualism to the Individual

    Ideology and Inquiry in Financial Economics, 1st Edition

    By George M. Frankfurter, Elton G. McGoun

    This title was first published in 2002: From Individualism to the Individual treats finance as a social and cultural process, exploring the unseen side of academic discourse and the many obstacles the deeply entrenched elite puts in the way of alternative thinking. Opening with a detailed…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Evolutionary Financial Macroeconomics

    1st Edition

    By Giorgos Argitis

    Thorstein Veblen and Hyman Minsky are seminal thinkers who place great importance on the interaction between processes that link finance and financial markets with economic and social evolution. This book makes a contribution to the recontextualisation of the habitual, non-evolutionary and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Finance and Stability

  • Emotions as Commodities

    Capitalism, Consumption and Authenticity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eva Illouz

    Capitalism has made rationality into a pervasive feature of human action and yet, far from heralding a loss of emotionality, capitalist culture has been accompanied with an unprecedented intensification of emotional life. This raises the question: how could we have become increasingly rationalized…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Emotions

  • Ideas in the History of Economic Development

    The Case of Peripheral Countries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Estrella Trincado, Andrés Lazzarini, Denis Melnik

    This edited volume examines the relationship between economic ideas, economic policies and development institutions, analysing the cases of 11 peripheral countries in Europe, Latin America and Asia across the 19th and 20th centuries. It sheds light on the obstacles that have prevented the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Restructuring the Global Automobile Industry

    1st Edition

    By Christopher M. Law

    Originally published in 1991, this book examines the spatial implications of the changes to the automobile industry at world, national and local levels. The volume brings together the work of North American, European and Japanese geographers, economists and sociologists, and includes perspectives…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Automobile Industry

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