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  1. Laggards and Leaders in Labour Market Reform

    Comparing Japan and Australia

    Edited by Jenny Corbett, Anne Daly, Hisakazu Matsushige, Dehne Taylor

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    A flexible labour market is widely regarded as a key factor in encouraging economic growth and prosperity. In recent years some economies have successfully reformed their labour markets, making part-time and flexible hours easier, limiting the restrictive practices of trade unions, encouraging...

    Published August 5th 2009 by Routledge

  2. A History of Russian Economic Thought

    By Vincent Barnett

    Series: The Routledge History of Economic Thought

    The collapse of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republic at the end of the 1980’s was conceived as a victory for capitalist democracy. Here, Vincent Barnett provides the first comprehensive account of the historical development of Russian and Soviet economic thought across the nineteenth and...

    Published July 31st 2009 by Routledge

  3. The Labour Theory of Value

    By Peter C. Dooley

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Exploring the origins and development of the labour theory of value, Peter Dooley examines its emergence from the natural law philosopher of the sixteenth and seventeenth century and its domination of the classical school of economics. This book will prove to be essential reading for all students...

    Published July 31st 2009 by Routledge

  4. Marx for the 21st Century

    Edited by Hiroshi Uchida

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This groundbreaking collection surveys current research on Marx and Marxism from a variety of perspectives. Setting forward an unconventional range of questions for discussion, the book develops key ideas, such as the theory of history, controversies about justice and the latest textual scholarship...

    Published July 31st 2009 by Routledge

  5. Hayek and Natural Law

    By Erik Angner

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Providing a radical new reading of Hayek's life and work, this new book, by an important Hayekian scholar, dispels many of the mysteries surrounding one of the most prominent economists and political philosophers of the twentieth century. Angner argues that Hayek's work should be seen as...

    Published July 30th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Remapping Gender in the New Global Order

    Edited by Marjorie Griffin-Cohen, Janine Brodie

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This book analyses changes in gender relations, as a result of globalization, in countries on the semi-periphery of power. Semi-periphery refers to those nations which are not drivers of change globally, but have enough economic and political security to have some power in determining their own...

    Published July 30th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Renaissance in Behavioral Economics

    Essays in Honour of Harvey Leibenstein

    Edited by Roger Frantz

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Economists working on behavioral economics have been awarded the Nobel Prize four times in recent years. This book explores this innovative area and in particular focuses on the work of Harvey Leibenstein, one of the pioneers of the discipline. The topics covered in the book include agency theory;...

    Published July 30th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Consumer Capitalism

    By Anastasios Korkotsides

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    An excellent addition to Routledge’s strong tradition of publishing exceptional books in heterodox economics, this innovative and groundbreaking volume draws on the work of Schumpeter, Marx and Sraffa, three of the most influential economists of all time. It bases value on a single, inwardly felt...

    Published July 27th 2009 by Routledge

  9. China's Emergent Political Economy

    Capitalism in the Dragon's Lair

    Edited by Christopher A. McNally

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This edited volume represents the first collaborative effort to explicitly view China’s rapid international ascent as associated with the same process that catapulted Great Britain, the United States, Germany, and Japan to international prominence – the emergence of a capitalist political economy....

    Published July 24th 2009 by Routledge

  10. The Group of Seven

    Finance Ministries, Central Banks and Global Financial Governance

    By Andrew Baker

    Series: Routledge/Warwick Studies in Globalisation

    We are now in the era of the G8, although the G7 still exists as a grouping for Finance Ministers. Why do G7 finance ministries and central banks co-operate? What are the implications of this co-operation for US power and the abilities of the other six states to exercise leadership? What role do...

    Published June 26th 2009 by Routledge