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  1. The Rise of the Joyful Economy

    Artistic invention and economic growth from Brunelleschi to Murakami

    By Michael Hutter

    This book argues for the increasing importance of the arts as a major resource in fuelling growth through the experiential dimension of today’s economy. As we move from the knowledge economy to a new stage called the joyful economy, consumers shift their spending from physical objects and technical...

    Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Economies under Occupation

    The hegemony of Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan in World War II

    By Marcel Boldorf, Tetsuji Okazaki

    Nazi Germany and Japan occupied huge areas at least for some period during World War II, and those territories became integral parts of their war economies. The book focuses on the policies of World War II aggressors in occupied countries. The unbalanced economic and financial relations were...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Advanced Capitalist System

    A Revisionist View

    By Lynn Turgeon

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1980, is based on a series of lectures entitled "Theoretical Problems of American Political Economy" that Lynn Turgeon made during the fall of 1978 at Moscow State University. The Advanced Capitalist System: A Revisionist View will be of interest to students of...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Decision Making for Student Success

    Behavioral Insights to Improve College Access and Persistence

    By Benjamin L. Castleman, Saul Schwartz, Sandy Baum

    Each year, many students with affordable college options and the academic skills needed to succeed do not enroll at all, enroll at institutions where they are not well-positioned for success, or drop out of college before earning a credential. Efforts to address these challenges have included...

    Published March 24th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    Originally published between 1925 and 1997 the volumes in this set: Discuss the Impacts of Profitability, Business Cycles and the Capital Stock on Productivity; Evaluate various approaches to managing the uncertainty inherent in the future course of the interest rate cycle; Examine the combined...

    Published March 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Business Cycles and Economic Policy (RLE: Business Cycles)

    By Erik Lundberg

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    The book’s main purposes are to determine what statistical and other information is needed to formulate both the objects and the means of government economic policy and then to ask what theoretical tools should be used in order to clarify the issues of economic policy. Inflationary gap analysis,...

    Published March 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Social Aspects of the Business Cycle (RLE: Business Cycles)

    By Dorothy Swaine Thomas

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    Using statistical analysis, this volume, originally published in 1925, examines the sociological aspects of the business cycle. It discusses which areas of social activity are influenced by the business cycle and measures the relative degree of this influence in each of the areas which are covered....

    Published March 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Economic Merry-Go-Round (RLE: Business Cycles)

    A New Theory of Trade Cycles with the Document of History as Proof

    By Edmund Walker

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    Originally published in the Great Depression this accessible volume was aimed not only at the academic economist, but also the general reader. The cycles of panic, boom and bust are discussed and solutions provided as to how to get over the bust periods as efficiently as possible. The commodities...

    Published March 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Birth of the Business Cycle (RLE: Business Cycles)

    By Philip E. Mirowski

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    Discussing economic theory and English economic history from the eighteenth century until the late 1970s this volume discusses among other things fixed capital and problems with the definition of the premodern economy as well as providing a chronology of 18th century business cycles....

    Published March 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Cyclical Productivity in US Manufacturing (RLE: Business Cycles)

    By Miguel Jimenez

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    This book presents several pieces of empirical work which disentangle why the standard measure of productivity growth used in macroeconomics turn out to be procyclical for American manufacturing industries. Procyclical productivity is an essential feature of business cycles because of its important...

    Published March 22nd 2015 by Routledge