Diversity, Resilience and Sustainable Growth
The 25 years leading up to the international financial crisis have been depicted as ‘capitalism unleashed’, containing deregulation, privatisation, demutualisation and financialisation. Yet remarkably, given this economic and political context, co-operatives and mutuals appear to have been gaining...
Published April 3rd 2015 by Routledge
An Interdisciplinary Approach
This book is the culmination of several years work by a group of academics, policy-makers and other professionals looking to understand how alternative economic thinking – and indeed thinking from quite different social-scientific disciplines – could enhance the mainstream economic approach to...
Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge
Markets, Organisations and Performance
In recent years we have seen the predictions of our forebears that leisure time would increase as the years pass utterly confounded. It is a fact of life that in major cities across the world, transport systems are full to bursting with people on their way to and from work. As people have come to...
Published November 21st 2002 by Routledge
This 2-volume work includes approximately 1,200 entries in A-Z order, critically reviewing the literature on specific topics from abortion to world systems theory. In addition, nine major entries cover each of the major disciplines (political economy; management and business; human geography;...
Published January 1st 2001 by Routledge
Series: Sport in the Global Society
This examination of changes taking place in the world of football focuses on its growing commercialization. It covers such topics as fans becoming shareholders, with a say in the running of the clubs, and the setting-up of a government-sponsored scheme to support shareholder trusts....
Published November 1st 2000 by Routledge
Corporate Performance and Public Policy
The Political Economy of Competitiveness offers an original perspective on the relationship between economic theory and policy. It places the issues within an accessible political economy perspective. Rejecting the narrowness of mainstream economics the authors deploy an interdisciplinary approach...
Published April 27th 2000 by Routledge
The Political Economy of World Economic Governance
First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
Published April 22nd 1999 by Routledge