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  1. 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 3rd 2009 by Routledge

  2. 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 31st 2009 by Routledge

  3. 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 30th 2009 by Routledge

  4. A History of Scottish Economic Thought

    By Alexander Dow, Sheila Dow

    Series: The Routledge History of Economic Thought

    Modern economics has, at its foundation, scholarly contributions from many prominent Scottish thinkers. This revealing work examines the roots of this great tradition, places in perspective a selection of authors, and assesses their contribution over three centuries in the light of a distinctive...

    Published January 30th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Equilibrium in Economics

    Scope and Limits

    Edited by Valeria Mosini

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    General Equilibrium Theory, which became the dominating paradigm after the Second World War, is founded on the postulated existence, uniqueness, and stability of equilibrium in economic processes. Since then, the concept has come under sustained attack from all points of the heterodox...

    Published January 29th 2009 by Routledge

  6. The Official History of Privatisation Vol. I

    The formative years 1970-1987

    By David Parker

    Series: Government Official History Series

    This first volume of the Official History studies the background to privatisation, and the privatisations of the first two Conservative Governments led by Margaret Thatcher from May 1979 to June 1987. First commissioned by the then Prime Minister Tony Blair as an authoritative history, this volume...

    Published January 19th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Global Poverty, Ethics and Human Rights

    The Role of Multilateral Organisations

    By Desmond McNeill, Asunción Lera StClair

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    Severe poverty is one of the greatest moral challenges of our times. But what place, if any, do ethical thinking and questions of global justice have in the policies and practice of international organizations? This books examines this question in depth, based on an analysis of the two major...

    Published January 15th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Ontology and Economics

    Tony Lawson and His Critics

    Edited by Edward Fullbrook

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    This original book brings together some of the world's leading critics of economics orthodoxy to debate Lawson's contribution to the economics literature. The debate centres on ontology, which means enquiry into the nature of what exists, and in this collection scholars such as Bruce Caldwell, John...

    Published December 31st 2008 by Routledge

  9. Development of Economic Analysis 7th Edition

    By Ingrid H. Rima

    Now in its seventh edition, Ingrid Rima's classic textbook charts the development of the discipline from the classical age of Plato and Aristotle, through the middle ages to the first flowering of economics as a distinct discipline - the age of Petty, Quesnay and Smith - to the era of classical...

    Published December 23rd 2008 by Routledge

  10. Hegemonic Transitions, the State and Crisis in Neoliberal Capitalism

    Edited by Yildiz Atasoy

    Series: Routledge Studies in Governance and Change in the Global Era

    More than 15 years have passed since the end of the Cold War, but uncertainty persists in the political-economic shaping of the world economy and state system. Although many countries have institutionalized neoliberal policies since the mid-1970s, thesepolicies have not taken hold to the same...

    Published December 9th 2008 by Routledge