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  1. Rich World, Poor World

    By Geoffrey Lean

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Development

    This reissue, first published in 1978, confronts a whole range of international development issues: hunger, energy, supply, population growth, pollution, the state of the cities, nuclear proliferation. Geoffrey Lean explains the interdependent contemporary crises within developing nations and...

    Published November 25th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Charging for Government (Routledge Revivals)

    User charges and earmarked taxes in principle and practice

    By Richard E. Wagner

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Originally published in 1991, user charges and earmarked taxes are methods by which people pay directly for the services they recieve from government. As such they are frequently supported by those who oppose increased taxation, who argue that they are more like market transactions than traditional...

    Published November 22nd 2010 by Routledge

  3. International Institutions and Economic Development in Asia

    Edited by Thanh Tri Vo

    Series: PAFTAD (Pacific Trade and Development Conference Series)

    Are international and Asian regional institutions serving the development goals of Asian and Pacific Economies as well they should? The global economy, led by the Asia Pacific region, has undergone immense change and growth. Have the existing institutions and arrangements been able to keep pace...

    Published November 8th 2010 by Routledge

  4. British Macroeconomic Policy since 1940 (Routledge Revivals)

    By Jim Tomlinson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Originally published in1985, Jim Tomlinson charters the route of British macroeconomic policy in the post-war era. This book argues that the objectives of macroeconomic policy have not been constant; that the emphasis has shifted from one item to another over time; and that this uncertainty and...

    Published October 18th 2010 by Routledge

  5. The Labour Movement in the Global South

    Trade Unions in Sri Lanka

    By S. Janaka Biyanwila

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Based on extensive original research, this book examines the challenges confronting trade unions in the global South, by focusing on trade union struggles in Sri Lanka under neo-liberal globalisation. It centres on movement politics of unions; explains union capacities to mobilise workers as a part...

    Published October 7th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Development and Globalization

    A Marxian Class Analysis

    By David F. Ruccio

    Series: Economics as Social Theory

    Since the mid-1980s, David F. Ruccio has been developing a new framework of Marxian class analysis and applying it to various issues in socialist planning, Third World development, and capitalist globalization. The aim of this collection is to show, through a series of concrete examples, how...

    Published September 27th 2010 by Routledge

  7. China Today

    Economic Reforms, Social Cohesion and Collective Identities

    Edited by Leila Fernández-Stembridge, Taciana Fisac

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 16th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Social Capital

    Edited by Nan Lin

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

    ‘Social capital’ is a major conceptual and theoretical idea that has received in the last three decades much attention across many social-science disciplines. In this relatively short period, it has developed into a major research paradigm guiding voluminous research conducted in North America,...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  9. New Millennium South Korea

    Neoliberal Capitalism and Transnational Movements

    Edited by Jesook Song

    Series: Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

    Despite the common held belief that Asian nations have displayed anti-market tendencies of under-consumption and export-oriented trade since the Asian financial crisis, in the 10 years since the crisis, South Korea has bucked this trend accruing a higher debt rate than the US. This groundbreaking...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Parties, Elections, and Policy Reforms in Western Europe

    Voting for Social Pacts

    By Kerstin Hamann, John Kelly

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    Social pacts – policy agreements between governments, labor unions and sometimes employer organizations – began to emerge in many countries in the 1980s. The most common explanations for social pacts tend to focus on economic factors, influenced by industrial relations institutions such as highly...

    Published August 30th 2010 by Routledge