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  1. Agent-Based Computational Economics

    By Shu-Heng Chen

    Series: Routledge Advances in Experimental and Computable Economics

    This book provides a review of the development of agent-based computational economics (ACE) from a perspective on how artificial economic agents are designed under the influences of complex sciences, experimental economics, artificial intelligence, evolutionary biology, psychology, anthropology and...

    Published March 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Worker Identity, Agency and Economic Development

    Women's empowerment in the Indian informal economy

    By Elizabeth Hill

    Series: New Political Economy

    More than nine out of every ten working women in India are employed in the informal economy, unprotected by labour laws and excluded from basic forms of social security. They work as daily labourers in the fields, small producers and industrial outworkers in their own homes and as vendors on the...

    Published March 27th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Political Economy of Global Capitalism and Crisis

    By Bill Dunn

    Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

    The book provides a theoretically and historically informed analysis of the global economic crisis. It makes original contributions to theories of value, of crisis and of the state and uses these to develop a rich empirical study of the changing character of capitalism in the twentieth century and...

    Published March 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Management and Neoliberalism

    Connecting Policies and Practices

    By Alexander Styhre

    Series: Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

    After the financial collapse of 2008 and the bailing out of banks in the US and the UK, the long-term viability of the neoliberal doctrine has come under new scrutiny. The elimination of regulatory control, the financialization of the economy including the growth of increasingly complex financial...

    Published March 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Political Economy of Ethnic Conflict in Sri Lanka

    Economic Liberalization, Mobilizational Resources, and Ethnic Collective Action

    By Nikolaos Biziouras

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    At the point of independence in 1948, Sri Lanka was projected to be a success story in the developing world. However, in July 1983 a violent ethnic conflict which pitted the Sinhalese against the Tamils began, and did not come to an end until 2009. This conflict led to nearly 50,000 combatant...

    Published March 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Handbook of Pluralist Economics Education

    Edited by Jack Reardon

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    This book provides a blueprint for those interested in teaching from a pluralist perspective, regardless of ideology. It provides educators, policy makers and students with helpful suggestions for implementing pluralism into pedagogy, by offering detailed suggestions and guidelines for...

    Published March 19th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Public Economics in an Age of Austerity

    By Tony Atkinson

    Series: The Graz Schumpeter Lectures

    Governments all round the world are facing problems with their public finances. At a time of austerity, how much should spending be cut and how much should taxes be raised? Does the national debt represent a burden for future generations? Should taxes on the rich be raised? This book examines how...

    Published March 17th 2014 by Routledge

  8. China's Political Economy in Modern Times

    Changes and Economic Consequences, 1800-2000

    By Kent G Deng

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    This book makes an important contribution to the study of changes in China’s institutions and their impact on the national economy as well as ordinary people’s daily material life from 1800 to 2000. Kent Deng reveals China’s mega-cycle of prosperity-poverty-prosperity without the usual attribution...

    Published March 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. 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 10th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Contemporary Chinese Economy

    By Gang Gong

    The Chinese economy has been regarded as one of the most dazzling phenomena in the current world economy. A systematic, objective and academic analysis on the contemporary Chinese economy, however, is still lacking. This book, written by an excellent native Chinese scholar, fills this void in many...

    Published March 9th 2014 by Routledge