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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Transition Economies after 2008

    Responses to the crisis in Russia and Eastern Europe

    Edited by Martin Myant, Jan Drahokoupil

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    The economic crisis of 2008, starting from the US banking crisis, affected economic and political development in varied ways around the world. This edited volume examines the impact of the crisis on Eastern Europe and Russia, and the resulting policy responses. Taken as a whole, the economies of...

    Published March 6th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Economic Policy and the Financial Crisis

    Edited by Łukasz Mamica, Pasquale Tridico

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    The consequences of the global economic crisis which started in the United States in 2007-08 are still being felt in most of the advanced economies, and the mainstream tools of recovery are not having the required results. It seems that many of the after-effects of the crisis, including the...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Rise of Asian Donors

    Japan's Impact on the Evolution of Emerging Donors

    Edited by Jin Sato, Yasutami Shimomura

    Series: Routledge-GRIPS Development Forum Studies

    Why do poor countries give aid to others? This book critically examines how aspirations for providing aid have coexisted with experiences of receiving aid and have transformed the practice of giving aid, with particular reference to the experiences of Japan and China. It highlights...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Papers on Capitalism, Development and Planning

    By Maurice Dobb

    Series: Collected Works of Maurice Dobb

    This volume consists of lectures and articles by Maurice Dobb selected from among those delivered or written by him during the 1950s and 60s. It includes three lectures delivered at the University of Bologna on ‘Some Problems in the History of Capitalism’, two lectures on economic development given...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Soviet Economic Development Since 1917

    By Maurice Dobb

    Series: Collected Works of Maurice Dobb

    This book follows on from the author’s volume Russian Economic Development and although it encompasses some of the same material it charts the history and progress of the Soviet economy down to the efforts at reconstruction after The Second World War. A new chapter was added which covers the...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Political Economy and Capitalism

    Some Essays in Economic Tradition

    By Maurice Dobb

    Series: Collected Works of Maurice Dobb

    This volume examines questions concerning the nature and behaviour of capitalism and the development of economic thought and the relation between economic thought and practice in the early twentieth century....

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Capitalist Enterprise and Social Progress

    By Maurice Dobb

    Series: Collected Works of Maurice Dobb

    Part 1 of this volume analyses the main issues in the theory of Applied Economics. Part 2 surveys the rise of capitalist enterprise and indicates the importance of certain institutions in the growth and working of the economic system at the start of the twentieth century. The concluding chapters...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Economic Development and Political Action in the Arab World

    By M.A. Mohamed Salih

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

    Analysis of North African revolt against authoritarianism, known as the ‘Arab Spring’, embraced reductionist explanations such as the social media, youth unemployment and citizens’ agitations to regain dignity in societies humiliated by oppressive regimes. This book illustrates that reductionist...

    Published February 25th 2014 by Routledge