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  1. From Economics Imperialism to Freakonomics

    The Shifting Boundaries between Economics and other Social Sciences

    By Ben Fine, Dimitris Milonakis

    Series: Economics as Social Theory

    Is or has economics ever been the imperial social science? Could or should it ever be so? These are the central concerns of this book. It involves a critical reflection on the process of how economics became the way it is, in terms of a narrow and intolerant orthodoxy, that has, nonetheless,...

    Published April 8th 2009 by Routledge

  2. 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 7th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Intellectual Property and the New Global Japanese Economy

    By Ruth Taplin

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    The Japanese economy is the second largest in the world and is becoming once more one of the most competitive. Despite the stagnation and deflation experienced during the 1990s, Japan has progressively become more aware of the need to be a global player, in particular under the radical...

    Published April 2nd 2009 by Routledge

  4. Environmental Sustainability

    A Consumption Approach

    By Raghbendra Jha, K.V. Bhanu Murthy

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    With globalization fast becoming an irreversible process, it is necessary to pay increased attention to the implications for environmental sustainability. However, the so-called environmental Kuznets curve (EKC) argument implies that rapid economic growth in many developing countries should be...

    Published March 24th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Consuming Symbolic Goods

    Identity and Commitment, Values and Economics

    Edited by Wilfred Dolfsma

    The phenomenon of consumption has increasingly drawn attention from economists. While the ‘sole purpose of production is consumption’, as Adam Smith has claimed, economists have up to recently generally ignored the topic. This book brings together a range of different perspectives on the topic of...

    Published February 19th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Foundations of Paul Samuelson's Revealed Preference Theory, Revised Edition

    A study by the method of rational reconstruction

    By Stanley Wong

    Series: Routledge INEM Advances in Economic Methodology

    Originally published over two decades ago, this classic text within the philosophy of economics is a tour de force against revealed preference. It critically examines the research programme carried out by the Nobel Prize winner Paul Samuelson on the revealed preference approach to the theory of...

    Published February 18th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Civil Happiness

    Economics and Human Flourishing in Historical Perspective

    By Luigino Bruni

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Economists have long laboured under the misapprehension that all humans exist as rational beings that find happiness in maximizing their personal utility. This impressive volume presents an historical review of the evolution of economic thought, from economic philosophy to contemporary mathematical...

    Published February 18th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Aid from International NGOs

    Blind Spots on the AID Allocation Map

    By Dirk-Jan Koch

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    International NGOs are increasingly important players within the new aid architecture but their geographic choices remain uncharted territory. This book focuses on patterns of development assistance, mapping, while analysing and assessing the country choices of the largest international NGOs....

    Published February 2nd 2009 by Routledge

  9. Created in China

    The Great New Leap Forward

    By Michael Keane

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    This book examines China’s creative economy—and how television, animation, advertising, design, publishing and digital games are reshaping traditional understanding of culture. Since the 1950s China has endeavoured to catch-up with advanced Western economies. ‘Made in China’ is one approach to...

    Published January 30th 2009 by Routledge

  10. The Core Theory in Economics

    Problems and Solutions

    By Lester Telser

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    An important tenet of game theory, core theory has nonetheless been all but ignored by the mainstream. Its basic premise is that individuals band together in order to promote their interests as much as possible. The return to an individual depends on competition among various coalitions...

    Published January 29th 2009 by Routledge