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New and Published Books

  1. 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

  2. Industrial Restructuring, Financial Instability and the Dynamics of the Postwar US Economy (RLE: Business Cycles)

    By David J. Carrier

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    This volume, originally published in 1997, examines the combined effect of financial instability and industrial restructuring on postwar economic growth and recession in the US. It sheds light on the fundamental question of whether or not these trends are positive for the economy as a whole....

    Published March 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Agricultural Policy in the United States

    Evolution and Economics

    By James L. Novak, James W. Pease, Larry D. Sanders

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    Agricultural Policy in the US: Evolution and Economics traces the foundation of US agricultural policy from its colonial roots to the present, using economic concepts to analyze and interpret political and economic consequences. Ancient Roman food and agricultural reform, English Corn Law and other...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Information Technology and Competitive Advantage in Small Firms

    By Brian Webb, Frank Schlemmer

    Does Information Technology matter? This book argues that even as Information Technology hardware, software, data and associated processes are becoming more of a commodity, it has never been more important to manage Information Technology as a strategic asset. However, managing Information...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Universities, Cities and Regions

    Loci for Knowledge and Innovation Creation

    Edited by Roberta Capello, Agnieszka Olechnicka, Grzegorz Gorzelak

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    Regions and cities are the natural loci where knowledge is created, and where it can be easily turned into a commercial product. Regions are territories where, under certain socio-economic conditions, a strong sense of belonging and mutual trust develops the ability to transform information and...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Producing Prosperity

    An Inquiry into the Operation of the Market Process

    By Randall Holcombe

    Series: Routledge Foundations of the Market Economy

    The substantial prosperity that characterizes market economies at the beginning of the twenty-first century is relatively recent in human history. Prior to the Industrial Revolution, economic progress was so slow that people would not have been able to recognize it in their lifetimes, whereas today...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Oligopoly, the Environment and Natural Resources

    By Luca Lambertini

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    Industrial production and consumption patterns rely heavily on the intensive use of both renewable and non-renewable resources and the consequences for the environment can be serious. Following a long period of time where the profit incentives of firms have prevailed over preservation of the...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Learning Transnational Learning

    Edited by Åge Mariussen, Seija Virkkala

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    Systems of innovation that are conducted within national borders can preserve inefficient solutions and prevent development. This has led to a feeling that transnational learning strategies are more and more desirable. In practice, the field of transnational learning has been dominated by various...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Technological Change and Network Effects in Growth Regimes

    Exploring the Microfoundations of Economic Growth

    By Torsten Heinrich

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    In this new volume it is argued that network effects are much more common than usually assumed, and that they have a profound impact on many aspects of economic systems, especially technological change and economic growth. The analysis and modelling of this interrelationship is the central focus of...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Knowledge, Innovation and Internationalisation

    Essays in Honour of Cesare Imbriani

    Edited by Piergiuseppe Morone

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    As firms increasingly rely on knowledge as a key factor for innovation, the ability to innovate is increasingly perceived as a key asset for being competitive in international markets. This new volume argues that innovation, knowledge and internationalisation should be viewed as tightly related...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge