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  • Laytime and Demurrage

    A comparative perspective

    By Trond Solvang

    This book discusses the law of laytime and demurrage from a comparative perspective, drawing on UK, US and Norwegian/Scandinavian case law. Shipping is an international industry and contracts which are used in the chartering of ships are made out in the English language and reflect Anglo-American…

    Hardback – 2015-12-15 
    Routledge
    IMLI Studies in International Maritime Law

  • Innovation and Technology

    Business and economics approaches

    By Nikos Vernardakis

    Innovation has revolutionized the world economy, yet it remains often misunderstood. This textbook seeks to elucidate the nature and impact of innovation for both undergraduate and graduate students. Innovation and Technology examines the impact of innovation on both economic theory and the real…

    Paperback – 2015-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

  • Routledge Handbook of Sports Marketing

    Edited by Simon Chadwick, Nicolas Chanavat, Michel Desbordes

    Sports marketing has become a cornerstone of successful sports management and business, driving growth in sport organisations and widening fan-bases. Showcasing the latest thinking and research in sports marketing from around the world, the Routledge Handbook of Sports Marketing goes further than…

    Hardback – 2015-12-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Trust in Construction Projects

    By Anita Cerić

    The relationship between project managers representing project owners and those on the contractor side is often threatened by communication risk. The main communication risk minimization strategy in the construction phase is trust, which plays a major role in the success of key working…

    Hardback – 2015-12-11 
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • The Political Economy of Food and Finance

    By Ted P. Schmidt

    The financialization, globalization and industrialization of our food systems make it increasingly difficult to access quality fresh food. In fact, the industrialized global food system is creating products that are less food-like, engendering growing questions about the health and safety of our…

    Hardback – 2015-12-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Economics of Nuclear Power

    By Geoffrey Rothwell

    This book is a unique introduction to the economic costs of nuclear power. It examines the future of the nuclear power industry and unpacks the complicated relationships between its technical, economic and political variables. It does so by modelling the costs, risks and uncertainties of one of the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-11 
    Routledge

  • Forests, Business and Sustainability

    Edited by Rajat Panwar, Robert Kozak, Eric Hansen

    Forests are under tremendous pressure from human use of all kinds, but a significant threat to their sustainability comes from commercial interests. This book presents a comprehensive examination of the interaction between commercial interests and sustainability within the forestry domain. It…

    Hardback – 2015-12-10 
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • The Nature of the Firm in the Oil Industry

    International Oil Companies in Global Business

    By Basak Beyazay

    Firm to firm relationships, along with the overall structure of industries, have changed markedly over the past decades. Replacing the model of vertical integration with one of global business, firms have started to outsource more by using a wider global network. At the same time, they have begun…

    Hardback – 2015-12-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

  • The Iron Trade of Great Britain

    By J. Stephen Jeans

    Originally published in 1906, this volume presents a commercial review of the conditions and prospects of the iron and steel trades of Great Britain and its foreign competitors at the turn of the twentieth century. This title will be of interest to students of business and economics, as well as…

    Hardback – 2015-12-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Struggle for Influence in the Middle East

    The Arab Uprisings and Foreign Assistance

    Edited by Federica Bicchi, Benoit Challand, Steven Heydemann

    This collection of research papers explores the impact of the Arab uprisings on the politics and political economy of foreign aid provision in the MENA region. Contributions focus on the foreign assistance policies and strategies of key donors (United States, Europe, Gulf countries and Turkey), and…

    Hardback – 2015-12-09 
    Routledge

  • Everyday Energy Politics in Central Asia and the Caucasus

    Citizens’ Needs, Entitlements and Struggles for Access

    Edited by David Gullette, Jeanne Féaux de la Croix

    The perception of Central Asia and its place in the world has come to be shaped by its large oil and gas reserves. Literature on energy in the region has thus largely focused on related geopolitical issues and national policies. However, little is known about citizens’ needs within this broader…

    Hardback – 2015-12-09 
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • The Legal Context of International Multimodal Transport

    From the UN Multimodal Transport Convention 1980 to the Rotterdam Rules 2009 and beyond

    By Theodora Nikaki

    This book considers the liability of the multimodal transport operator, clearly setting out the current framework on multimodal transport and offering a contextual analysis the position under the key conventions. The book critically evaluates the effectiveness and feasibility of the existing or…

    Hardback – 2015-12-08 
    Routledge

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