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  1. Reconciling State, Market and Society in China

    The Long March Toward Prosperity

    By Paolo Urio

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    Analysing post-Mao China is not an easy task, but it is essential in order to understand the rationale and scope of the reform process started by the Chinese leadership under the guidance of Deng Xiaoping at the end of the 1970s. Thirty years after the beginning of the reform process China has...

    Published July 7th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Problems of Economic Policy (Routledge Revivals)

    By Keith Hartley

    First published in 1977, this is an applied economics text, in which the basic theory of any introductory economics couurse is applied to a whole range of UK macro- and micro-economic policy issues. The book is designed specifically for first and second year university students, with the aim of...

    Published July 1st 2011 by Routledge

  3. Charting China's Future

    Domestic and International Challenges

    Edited by David Shambaugh

    Every day and everywhere, China figures prominently in global attention: companies and banks weigh billions in investments; hedge fund managers assess and speculate on downside risks; commodity traders and natural resource producers salivate over China’s energy appetite; intelligence agencies...

    Published June 27th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Politics and Markets in Rural China

    Edited by Björn Alpermann

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    Thirty years have passed since the beginning of the reform era in China which saw important changes in agriculture and rural organizations, but it is clear that certain entrenched legacies from pre-reform China still linger on even after WTO accession, most importantly the key role played by state...

    Published June 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  5. Keynes, Sraffa and the Criticism of Neoclassical Theory

    Essays in Honour of Heinz Kurz

    Edited by Neri Salvadori, Christian Gehrke

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Heinz Kurz is recognised internationally as a leading economic theorist and a foremost historian of economic thought. This book pays tribute to his outstanding contributions on the occasion of his 65th birthday by bringing together a unique collection of new essays by distinguished economists from...

    Published June 7th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Modern Political Economics

    Making Sense of the Post-2008 World

    By Yanis Varoufakis, Joseph Halevi, Nicholas J. Theocarakis

    Once in a while the world astonishes itself. Anxious incredulity replaces intellectual torpor and a puzzled public strains its antennae in every possible direction, desperately seeking explanations for the causes and nature of what just hit it. 2008 was such a moment. Not only did the financial...

    Published June 1st 2011 by Routledge

  7. Economic Reform in Modern China

    Edited by Wei Zhang

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    It is more than three decades since China initiated its economic reform and open-door policies. During that period, China has successfully transformed itself from an inefficient centrally-planned economy to a fast-growing market-orientated economy. To the rest of the world, China has emerged from...

    Published May 27th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Political Economy

    Edited by Norman Schofield, Dino Falaschetti, Andrew R. Rutten

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

    Until about two hundred years ago, almost everyone faced the prospect of a life that was poor, nasty, brutish, and short, with few if any prospects for betterment. For example, in today’s money, annual average per-capita income during the first millennium was constant at about $500. And most of the...

    Published May 25th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Value Chains, Social Inclusion and Economic Development

    Contrasting Theories and Realities

    Edited by A.H.J. (Bert) Helmsing, Sietze Vellema

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    Lead firms, development organisations, donors and governments view value chains and voluntary standards as vital instruments for achieving millennium development goals through trade and market-related interventions. The precise foundations for these development strategies, which suggest positive...

    Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Democratic Legitimacy

    By Fabienne Peter

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    This book offers a systematic treatment of the requirements of democratic legitimacy. It argues that democratic procedures are essential for political legitimacy because of the need to respect value pluralism and because of the learning process that democratic decision-making enables. It proposes a...

    Published May 16th 2011 by Routledge