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New and Published Books

  1. Problems of Poverty (Routledge Revivals)

    An Inquiry into the Industrial Condition of the Poor

    By J. A. Hobson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1891, this seminal work examines the primary causes of poverty during the industrial age. Through considering how poverty is measured, the growth of urbanisation and the supply of low-skilled labour in the workforce, Hobson arrives at possible solutions to the problem of poverty...

    Published April 19th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Urban Innovation Systems

    What makes them tick?

    By Willem van Winden, Erik Braun, Alexander Otgaar, Jan-Jelle Witte

    Series: Regions and Cities

    Why are some regions and cities so good at attracting talented people, creating high-level knowledge, and producing exciting new ideas and innovations? What are the ingredients of success? Can innovative cities be created and stimulated, or do they just flourish by mere chance? This book analyses...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Innovation and Industrialization in Asia

    Edited by Rajah Rasiah, Yeo Lin, Yuri Sadoi

    Existing accounts of East Asia’s meteoric growth and structural change has either been explained as one dictated essentially by markets with strong macroeconomic fundamentals, or a consequence of proactive governments. This book departs from such a dichotomy by examining inductively the drivers of...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Interfirm Networks

    Organization and Industrial Competitiveness

    Edited by Anna Grandori

    Series: Routledge Studies in Business Organizations and Networks

    This volume examines the nature of interfirm networks and their role in promoting industrial competitiveness. Where previous work in this area has tended to be descriptive, the distinguished contributors to this volume present a balanced theoretical and empirical approach to interfirm networking...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Microdynamics of Technological Change

    By Cristiano Antonelli

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This volume presents a comprehensive assessment of the economic effects of the emerging information and communication technologies associated with a knowledge-based economy, and looks at how knowledge is increasingly treated as a product in its own right. An original framework is developed to...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Technological Change & Productivity Growth

    By A. Link

    This volume reviews the literature on productivity growth and relates it to the production function approach to technological change....

    Published April 2nd 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Individual Decisions for Health

    Edited by Bjorn Lindgren

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Health Economics

    Although economics is a relative newcomer to research into the determinants of good health, its significance should not be under-estimated. This book poses the important question of whether economic theory can be developed to explain why people engage in activities that are obviously a danger to...

    Published April 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Market Structure and Technological Change

    By W. Baldwin, J. Scott

    This book provides a survey of the theory and of the empirical knowledge about the links between market structure and technological change....

    Published April 2nd 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  9. Knowledge, Networks and Policy

    Regional Studies in Postwar Britain and Beyond

    By James Hopkins

    Series: Regions and Cities

    The impact the Regional Studies Association has had on regional planning and strategy across Europe over the past half century has been considerable while it has also proved to be a blueprint for the successful running and expansion of a learned society. This book charts the history of the RSA and...

    Published March 30th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Regional Development through Ecological Business

    Unique Cases in Japanese Rural Regions

    By Makoto Hirano

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Regional disparity is one of the current pressing social issues. Many countries lack basic infrastructures of establishing a new business or industrial cluster. The book argues that existing arguments which have mostly focused on macroscopic view of economy of society...

    Published March 27th 2014 by Routledge