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  1. Evolutionary Economics and Creative Destruction

    Edited by J. Stanley Metcalfe

    The central theme of this book is competition treated as an evolutionary process in which the focus is upon economic change and not economic equilibrium. This theme is explored by linking together differences in economic behaviour with the role of markets as co-ordinating institutions. In this...

    Published April 6th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Unpaid Work and the Economy

    A Gender Analysis of the Standards of Living

    Edited by Antonella Picchio

    In economics, the voluntary sector is surprisingly understudied. In order to fully understand economics, unpaid and voluntary work needs to be taken into account and afforded the same status as paid activities. This book constitutes a rigorous economic analysis with special emphasis on gender...

    Published April 6th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Alternatives for Environmental Valuation

    By Michael Getzner, Clive Spash, Sigrid Stagl

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    Environmental cost-benefit analysis was developed by economists in the belief that monetary valuation of the environmental repercussions of economic activity is essential if the "environment " stands any chance of being included in government and business decisions. This volume examines the...

    Published April 6th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Managing a Public Relations Firm for Growth and Profit, Second Edition

    By Alvin C Croft

    The one-of-a-kind how-to book that puts effective agency management strategies at your fingertipsThe classic text that describes in detail how to successfully manage and market a public relations firm, has been completely updated with three new chapters and is now more than 50% longer. This...

    Published March 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  5. W.E. Deming

    Critical Evaluations in Business and Management

    Edited by John C. Wood, Michael C. Wood

    Series: Critical Evaluations in Business and Management

    W. Edwards Deming's name is synonymous with Total Quality Management. His ideas were at first enthusiastically adopted by Japanese businesses. Deming is recognized as putting Japan on the road to leadership in international business and industry and was awarded the Second Order of the Sacred...

    Published December 2nd 2004 by Routledge

  6. Production Networks in Asia and Europe

    Skill Formation and Technology Transfer in the Automobile Industry

    Edited by Rogier Busser, Yuri Sadoi

    Series: Sheffield Centre for Japanese Studies/Routledge Series

    This book explores Japanese investment in Europe and Southeast Asia, in relation to the automobile industry. In Part I the authors examine industrial organization and policy issues in Thailand, Malaysia, The Philippines and Indonesia, looking at Japanese investment and the relative policy successes...

    Published October 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  7. Hollywood Economics

    How Extreme Uncertainty Shapes the Film Industry

    By Arthur De Vany

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Political Economy

    Just how risky is the movie industry? Is screenwriter William Goldman's claim that "nobody knows anything" really true? Can a star and a big opening change a movie's risks and return? Do studio executives really earn their huge paychecks? These and many other questions are answered in Hollywood...

    Published September 25th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Work, Locality and the Rhythms of Capital

    By Jamie Gough

    Series: Routledge Studies in Employment and Work Relations in Context

    This theoretical and empirical study examines the relationship between the organisation of work, industrial relations, production spaces and the dynamics of capitalist investment. Jamie Gough explores the connections between labour process change, products, local economy and society, spaces and...

    Published July 17th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Biotechnology in Comparative Perspective

    By Gerhard Fuchs

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    The biotechnology industry is an extremely important sector in the developed world's economies. This book, with contributions from an international array of experts, explains why biotechnology companies in different countries concentrate in a small number of locations and what accounts for the...

    Published April 3rd 2003 by Routledge

  10. The Corporation

    Growth, Diversification and Mergers, 2nd Edition

    By Dennis C. Mueller

    Series: Routledge Studies in Business Organizations and Networks

    This book reviews the theory of the firm and the large modern corporation. Examining the process of entrepreneurial capitalism in which firms come into existence, then managerial capitalism and the changing motives of management in corporations - The Corporation is a thorough and thoughtful account...

    Published February 13th 2003 by Routledge