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  1. Efficiency Measurement in Health and Health Care

    By Bruce Hollingsworth, Stuart J. Peacock

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Health Economics

    This book provides a concise synthesis of leading edge research in the theory and practise of efficiency measurement in health and health care. Whilst much of the literature in this area is confusing and impregnable, Hollingsworth and Peacock show the logical links between the economic theory...

    Published November 24th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Knowledge Economies

    Organization, location and innovation

    By Wilfred Dolfsma

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This book makes a strong and coherent contribution to the discussion of the knowledge economy and of innovation, offering a range of theoretical insights from different disciplinary perspectives. The role of knowledge, knowledge development, and knowledge diffusion is discussed at the micro level...

    Published November 24th 2009 by Routledge

  3. The Economics of Transport

    A Theoretical and Applied Perspective

    By Jonathan Cowie

    This book provides an explanation of key underlying economic principles, allowing the reader to come to a better understanding of the critical factors that structure and guide transport markets. This is done through an examination of the interaction between the behaviour of individual users and...

    Published October 9th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Changes in Regional Firm Founding Activities

    A Theoretical Explanation and Empirical Evidence

    By Dirk Fornahl

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    Part of the highly successful Studies in Global Competition series and written by an author based at the Max Planck Institute in Germany – one of the world’s leading centres of evolutionary economics, this book looks at the medium to long term development of firm founding activity. Developing a...

    Published August 12th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Technology and the Culture of Progress in Meiji Japan

    By David G. Wittner

    Series: Routledge/Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) East Asian Series

    In this book David Wittner situates Japan’s Meiji Era experience of technology transfer and industrial modernization within the realm of culture, politics, and symbolism, examining how nineteenth century beliefs in civilization and enlightenment influenced the process of technological choice....

    Published July 24th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Gender and the Contours of Precarious Employment

    Edited by Leah F. Vosko, Martha MacDonald, Iain Campbell

    Series: Routledge IAFFE Advances in Feminist Economics

    Precarious employment presents a monumental challenge to the social, economic, and political stability of labour markets in industrialized societies and there is widespread consensus that its growth is contributing to a series of common social inequalities, especially along the lines of gender and...

    Published July 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  7. Property Rights Dynamics

    A Law and Economics Perspective

    Edited by Donatella Porrini, Giovanni Ramello

    Series: The Economics of Legal Relationships

    Issues such as the patentability of scientific ideas, the market for organs and open source software are hotly debated and yet poorly understood. In particular, there is a great need for sound economic theorizing on such issues. There is also a need for a clear and concise exposition of the...

    Published June 16th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Economics of the Firm

    Analysis, Evolution and History

    By Michael Dietrich

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This book brings together some of the world's leading experts to present an interdisciplinary, critical perspective on current issues surrounding the economics of the firms. It eschews standard approaches to the economics of the firm (including analysis of transaction costs) in favour of a more...

    Published June 16th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Port Economics

    By Wayne K. Talley

    Port Economics is the study of the economic decisions (and their consequences) of the users and providers of port services. A port is an "engine" for economic development by providing employment, worker incomes, business earnings and taxes for its region. The book provides a detailed discussion of...

    Published April 30th 2009 by Routledge

  10. International Economics

    By Theo Eicher, John H. Mutti, Michelle H. Turnovsky

    Thought-provoking and clearly explained, the new edition provides students of international economics and international business with a rigorous explanation of global economic theory and policy, both current trends and historic developments. It explores key models through case studies and review...

    Published April 8th 2009 by Routledge