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  1. Space, Oil and Capital

    By Mazen Labban

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    The historical development of capital has produced a progressive increase in the demand for raw material and has consequently resulted in the concentration of capital in, and the geographical expansion of, the production of natural resources, globalizing and intensifying the competition for the...

    Published May 31st 2010 by Routledge

  2. Ethics for International Business

    Decision-Making in a Global Political Economy

    By John Kline

    Business takes place in an increasingly global environment, crossing political and cultural boundaries that challenge corporate values. The central focus of this successful and innovative text lies in how to make and explain 'best choice' judgments when confronting ethical dilemmas in international...

    Published May 26th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Business and Global Governance

    Edited by Morten Ougaard, Anna Leander

    Series: Warwick Studies in Globalisation

    Over the past two decades, the role of business in global governance has become increasingly topical. Transnational business associations are progressively more visible in international policy debates and in intergovernmental institutions, and there is a heightened attention given to global...

    Published May 20th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The Political Economy of Work

    By David Spencer

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Against the background of increasing interest in the changing nature and quality of work, The Political Economy of Work offers a new and unique assessment of the theoretical analysis of work. The author challenges some common preconceptions about work and promotes an original approach to the field,...

    Published May 16th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Taxation and Gender Equity

    A Comparative Analysis of Direct and Indirect Taxes in Developing and Developed Countries

    Edited by Caren Grown, Imraan Valodia

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Around the world, there are concerns that many tax codes are biased against women, and that contemporary tax reforms tend to increase the incidence of taxation on the poorest women while failing to generate enough revenue to fund the programs needed to improve these women’s lives. Because taxes are...

    Published May 13th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Islamic Banking and Finance

    Edited by Amer al-Roubaie, Shafiq Alvi

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    Islamic banking refers to a financial system which is consistent with principles of Islamic law (or ‘sharia’) and guided by Islamic economics. In particular, Islamic law prohibits ‘riba’ or usury, the collection and payment of interest. Additionally, Islamic law prohibits investing in businesses...

    Published May 13th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Imagining Economics Otherwise

    Encounters with Identity/Difference

    By Nitasha Kaul

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    It is possible to be ‘irrational’ without being ‘uneconomic’? What is the link between ‘Value’ and ‘values’? What do economists do when they ‘explain’? We live in times when the economic logic has become unquestionable and all-powerful so that our quotidian economic experiences are defined by their...

    Published April 16th 2010 by Routledge

  8. The Adam Smith Review Volume 4

    By Vivienne Brown

    Series: The Adam Smith Review

    Adam Smith’s contribution to economics is well-recognised but in recent years scholars have been exploring anew the multidisciplinary nature of his works. The Adam Smith Review is a refereed annual review that provides a unique forum for interdisciplinary debate on all aspects of his Adam Smith’s...

    Published April 14th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Currencies, Capital Flows and Crises

    A post Keynesian analysis of exchange rate determination

    By John T. Harvey

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    Breaking from conventional wisdom, this book provides an explanation of exchange rates based on the premise that it is financial capital flows and not international trade that represents the driving force behind currency movements. John T. Harvey combines analyses rooted in the scholarly traditions...

    Published April 14th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Economics, Rational Choice and Normative Philosophy

    Edited by Thomas Boylan, Ruvin Gekker

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Following Amartya Sen’s insistence to expand the framework of rational choice theory by taking into account ‘non-utility information,’ economists, political scientists and philosophers have recently concentrated their efforts in analysing the issues related to rights, freedom, diversity intentions...

    Published April 14th 2010 by Routledge