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  1. Industry and Civilisation

    By C. Delisle Burns

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Originally published in 1925, Industry and Civilisation explores moral standards and ethics related to economic activities by providing a comprehensive view of psychological data obtained from the business world. As well as exploring general ethics and psychology, this work also focusses on the...

    Published July 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Economics Made Fun

    Philosophy of the pop-economics

    Edited by N. Emrah Aydinonat, Jack J Vromen

    Best-selling books such as Freakonomics and The Undercover Economist have paved the way for the flourishing economics-made-fun genre. While books like these present economics as a strong and explanatory science, the ongoing economic crisis has exposed the shortcomings of economics to the general...

    Published June 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Eastern and Western Ideas for African Growth

    Diversity and Complementarity in Development Aid

    Edited by Kenichi Ohno, Izumi Ohno

    Series: Routledge-GRIPS Development Forum Studies

    The West and the East approach economic development differently. The Europeans and Americans stress free and fair business climate, promoting private activities generally without picking winners, and improving governance. East Asia is interested in achieving concrete results and projects rather...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Ricardo on Money and Finance

    A Bicentenary Reappraisal

    Edited by Yuji Sato, Susumu Takenaga

    David Ricardo, one of the major figures in the history of economic thought, particularly in the English classical political economy, deployed his activities as economist just two hundreds of years ago. Since then his economics has been generally estimated as the culminating point of the classical...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Economics and Capitalism in the Ottoman Empire

    By Deniz T. Kilinçoğlu

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Is it possible to generate "capitalist spirit" in a society, where cultural, economic and political conditions did not unfold into an industrial revolution, and consequently into an advanced industrial-capitalist formation? This is exactly what some prominent public intellectuals in the late...

    Published June 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Economic History of The Netherlands 1914-1995

    A Small Open Economy in the 'Long' Twentieth Century

    By Jan L. van Zanden

    Jan L. van Zanden in The Economic History of the Netherlands 1914-1995 answers these questions. In the first four chapters the long development of the economy is analysed in detail. Central to this part of the book are the rise (and decline) of managerial enterprise; the growth (and fall) of trade...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Economic Thought and Policy in Less Developed Europe

    The Nineteenth Century

    Edited by Maria Eugenia Mata, Michalis Psalidopoulos

    The essays in this volume explore and discuss the process of dissemination of economic ideas among Europe's less developed countries and regions, as well as the interaction between economic thought and economic policy in different times and places during the nineteenth century. The comparative...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Neoclassical Microeconomic Theory

    The Founding Austrian Vision

    By Anthony Endres

    Carl Menger, Friedrich Wieser and Eugen Bohm-Bawerk are acknowledged as pioneers in the development of neoclassical economics, as well as being recognized as the founders of the Austrian School of Economics. Neoclassical Microeconomic Theory examines their contribution and compares it with the...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Companion to Management and Organizational History

    Edited by Patricia Genoe McLaren, Albert J. Mills, Terrance G. Weatherbee

    Series: Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

    The field of management and organizational history has reached a level of maturity that means an overview is long overdue. Written by a team of globally renowned scholars, this comprehensive companion analyses management and organizational history, reflecting on the most influential periods and...

    Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Richard Cantillon's Essay on the Nature of Trade in General

    A Variorum Edition

    By Richard Cantillon

    Edited by Richard van den Berg

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The Essay on the Nature of Trade in General was written in the early 1730s by Richard Cantillon, a speculator and banker who had made a vast fortune during the Mississippi and South Sea Bubbles of 1719-20. The work remained unpublished for about two decades, but when it appeared posthumously in...

    Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge