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The quest for consistency and effectiveness
The present book sets out to support rational choices in this matter by drawing conclusions from three approaches. The first is a systematic analysis of the advantages and disadvantages of each method. The second is an empirical investigation into the consistency of governance between policy areas...
Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge
A Critical Assessment
This book explores the way in which the financial crisis that began in the US spread to the economy of the European Union. It takes a critical look at the measures adopted by EU institutions in response to that crisis, seeking to explain the rationale behind them, their context, their development...
Published October 29th 2013 by Routledge
The book presents state of the art research on women’s current position in European labour markets. It combines analysis of the latest trends in employment, occupational segregation, working time, unpaid work, social provisions (especially care provisions) and the impact of the financial crisis,...
Published February 24th 2013 by Routledge
Vulnerability and Resilience
The book explores how, to what extent and with what consequences the international crisis of 2007-2008 and the recession which followed have affected European SMEs (small and medium enterprises) in both the well established market economies of the old member countries and in the post-transformation...
Published October 25th 2012 by Routledge
Stability and Efficiency
The countries of Central and Eastern Europe have been through a profound transition process for more than a decade now. The financial sectors and markets in the region have been subject to major structural reforms including privatization, liberalization and the acquisition by foreign banks of...
Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge
A People with a Troubled History
Russia's transition to a market economy has been tortuous to say the least. However, this book argues that the arguments and counter-arguments that pitch shock therapy against gradualism are wide of the mark and quite pointless.Indeed, the reasons for the warped outcomes can actually be traced back...
Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge
With the creation of the Mediterranean partnership and the recent move towards the creation of the Union for the Mediterranean in 2008, a new emphasis is placed on the Mediterranean in the study of European Integration. This book brings together a collection of experts to address this important...
Published June 13th 2012 by Routledge
This book seeks to analyse the development of the European Union (EU), which was founded upon the principle of the free movement of capital, goods, services and people in 1957. Its central thesis is that, from a practical and theoretical point of view, such a basis is fundamentally at odds with the...
Published May 27th 2012 by Routledge
This edited collection assesses the level of financial integration in the European Union (EU) and the differences across the countries and segments of the EU financial system. Progress in financial integration is key to the EU’s economic growth and competitiveness and although it has advanced...
Published March 11th 2012 by Routledge
Over the past twenty years air fares in Europe have fallen steadily. New entrant airlines such as Ryanair and Easyjet have become the largest passenger airlines in Europe, old national airlines have become commercialised and staff productivity of airlines and airports now compete. The reason behind...
Published August 16th 2011 by Routledge
The Impact of European Integration on Regional Structural Change and Cohesion
To Be Published December 16th 2013
Global Population Ageing and Migration in Europe
To Be Published December 30th 2013
The Political Economy of South-East Europe: From Post-War to Post-Crisis
To Be Published January 31st 2014
Competitiveness in the European Economy
To Be Published February 3rd 2014
The Economics of Urban Property Markets: An Institutional Economics Analysis
To Be Published February 28th 2014
The Contradictions of Austerity: The Socio-Economic Costs of the Neoliberal Baltic Model
To Be Published May 1st 2014
Economic Policy Coordination in the Euro-Area
To Be Published May 4th 2014
Growth and Crisis in the Spanish Economy: 1940-1993
To Be Published August 14th 2014
European Economic Integration and Social Cohesion
To Be Published October 30th 2014