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  1. 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 3rd 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  2. 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 28th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Economic Consequences of Globalization

    Evidence from East Asia

    Edited by Shujiro Urata, Hee Hahn Chin, Dionisius Narjoko

    Series: Routledge-ERIA Studies in Development Economics

    Economists have long recognized the gains from international trade. The question is, does international trade – or more broadly, globalization – increase growth? Notwithstanding the debates, there are still many questions, old and new, need to be explored in order to improve our understanding on...

    Published March 21st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Shrinking Cities

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by Harry W. Richardson, Chang Woon Nam

    Series: Regions and Cities

    This book examines a rapidly emerging new topic in urban settlement patterns: the role of shrinking cities. Much coverage is given to declining fertility rates, ageing populations and economic restructuring as the factors behind shrinking cities, but there is also reference to resource depletion,...

    Published March 6th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Innovation, Globalization and Firm Dynamics

    Lessons for Enterprise Policy

    Edited by Anna M. Ferragina, Erol Taymaz, Kamil Yilmaz

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    This book is about the relationship between firm dynamics, innovation and globalization, the processes that are essential for long term economic growth and welfare creation. This volume deals with these three issues in three sections titled respectively: entrepreneurship, new firm formation and...

    Published February 24th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Green Industrial Policy in Emerging Countries

    Edited by Anna Pegels

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    For decades, governments have tried to foster industrial competitiveness and economic growth. Many instruments are known to work, and many lessons have been learned. However, humanity is increasingly feeling the effects of natural resource depletion. The rate of this depletion is deeply...

    Published February 19th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Internationalization, Technological Change and the Theory of the Firm

    Edited by Nicola De Liso, Riccardo Leoncini

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This book focuses on three main areas, each of which is central to economic theorising: firms’ organisation and behaviour, technological change and the process of globalisation. Each subject can be analysed by using different methods, which range from purely theoretical abstractions to case studies...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Applied Welfare Economics

    Cost-Benefit Analysis of Projects and Policies

    By Massimo Florio

    Series: Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

    What is the effect of a new infrastructure on the well-being of a local community? Is a tax reform desirable? Does the privatization of a telecommunication provider increase social welfare? To answer these questions governments and their policy advisors should have in mind an operative definition...

    Published February 6th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Political Economy of City Branding

    By Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko

    Series: Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

    Globalization affects urban communities in many ways. One of its manifestations is increased intercity competition, which compels cities to increase their attractiveness in terms of capital, entrepreneurship, information, expertise and consumption. This competition takes place in an asymmetric...

    Published February 6th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Producer Cooperatives as a New Mode of Production

    By Bruno Jossa

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    The notion that there is no alternative to capitalism emerged after the fall of the Berlin Wall and made rapid headway due to increasing economic globalisation. More recently, this belief that there is no viable alternative has held firm despite the financial crisis, high unemployment levels and an...

    Published January 30th 2014 by Routledge