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  1. An Introduction to Gender and Economics

    Foundations, Concepts and Policies

    By Nicky Pouw, A. Haroon Akram-Lodhi

    This book is designed for courses relating gender to the economy. Its purpose is to enable readers to get a clear and concise understanding of the gendered character of the economy and of economic policy. In order to comprehensively do this, the book encompasses: - the micro level of agency,...

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Economic Crisis in Social and Institutional Context

    Theories, Policies and Exit Strategies

    Edited by Sebastiano Fadda, Pasquale Tridico

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    This book explores the foundations of the current economic crisis. Offering a heterodox approach to interpretation it examines the policies implemented before and during the crisis, and the main institutions that shaped the model of advanced economies, particularly in the last two decades. The...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Effects of the Eurozone Sovereign Debt Crisis

    Differentiated Integration between the Centre and the New Peripheries of the EU

    Edited by Christian Schweiger, Jose Magone

    The book analyses the emerging centre-periphery divisions within the European Union which result from the unprecedented conditions created by the 2008-09 global financial crisis and the subsequent Eurozone sovereign debt crisis. The multiple layers of policy coordination which emerged in response...

    Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Fringe Finance

    Crossing and Contesting the Borders of Global Capital

    By Rob Aitken

    Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

    The most recent conversations about financial instability in International Political Economy have addressed the ongoing financial spasms of the past five years; a global financial spasm unleashed by the 2008 subprime debacle, ongoing Eurozone instability, and general price volatility in securities...

    Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The International Monetary System, Energy and Sustainable Development

    Edited by Sung Jin Kang, Yung Chul Park

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Korea was the first non-G7 member and Asian country to host the recent G20 Summit, acting as a bridge between advanced and developing nations. At the G20 Seoul Summit, green growth as well as development and a global financial safety net were on the agenda. Against this backdrop, the aim of this...

    Published February 17th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Lived Economies of Default

    Consumer Credit, Debt Collection and the Capture of Affect

    By Joe Deville

    Series: CRESC

    Consumer credit borrowing – using credit cards, store cards and personal loans – is an important and routine part of many of our lives. But what happens when these everyday forms of borrowing go ‘bad’, when people start to default on their loans and when they cannot, or will not, repay? It is this...

    Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Liberal Learning and the Art of Self-Governance

    Edited by Emily Chamlee-Wright

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Concerns over affordability and accountability have tended to direct focus away from the central aims of liberal learning, such as preparing minds for free inquiry and inculcating the habits of mind, practical skills, and values necessary for effective participation in civil society. The...

    Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Money and Justice

    A critique of modern money and banking systems from the perspective of Aristotelian and Scholastic thoughts

    By Leszek Niewdana

    Money has always represented power. For Aristotle, this power was inseparable from the exercise of justice within a community. This is why issuance of money was the prerogative of the lawful authority (government). Such a view of monetary power was widespread, and includes societies as distant as...

    Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. International Political Economy

    The Struggle for Power and Wealth, 4th Edition

    By Tom Lairson, David Skidmore

    Published February 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Budget Deficits and Economic Performance (Routledge Revivals)

    By Richard Burdekin, Farrokh Langdana

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    At the time in which this book was first published in 1992, there was a major concern with the macro-economic implications of fiscal imbalance. As the European economies moved closer to monetary union, and Germany grappled with the fiscal pressures of unification, deficits in the United States...

    Published February 12th 2015 by Routledge