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Forthcoming Books

  1. Smart Specialisation

    Opportunities and Challenges for Regional Innovation Policy

    By Dominique Foray

    Series: Regions and Cities

    This is the first book on a new policy approach that has been widely adopted in Europe and beyond. It analyses the concept of smart specialisation and discuss the need for smart specialisation strategies, explains why the approach is new and different from more standard policy processes and...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Decentralization and Infrastructure in the Global Economy

    From Gaps to Solutions

    Edited by Jonas Frank, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    The subnational dimension of infrastructure has emerged as one of the greatest challenges in contemporary public finance policy and management. Ensuring the efficient provision of infrastructure represents a challenge for all countries irrespective of their level of centralization or...

    To Be Published July 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Cost-Benefit Analysis

    Economic and Financial Appraisal Using Spreadsheets

    By Harry Campbell, Richard P.C. Brown

    A social cost-benefit analysis of a proposed publicly funded project, or public policy change, may be commissioned by a municipal, state or federal government, by a government aid agency, or by an international. Proponents of a private project which has significant social impacts may also...

    To Be Published July 16th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Public Procurement Policy

    Edited by Gustavo Piga, Tunde Tatrai

    Series: The Economics of Legal Relationships

    Appropriate laws and regulations are an essential tool to direct the action of procurers toward the public good and avoid corruption and misallocation of resources. Common laws and regulations across regions, nations and continents potentially allow for the further opening of markets and ventures...

    To Be Published July 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Public Private Partnerships in Transport

    Trends and Theory

    Edited by Athena Roumboutsos

    Series: Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

    Over the last thirty years Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) have been used to deliver transport capital projects and services. PPPs are complex arrangements that require a multi-disciplinary approach in order to assure their success, though research on the subject has been fragmented. This book...

    To Be Published July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Financial History of the Bank for International Settlements

    By Kazuhiko Yago

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    The Bank for International Settlements (BIS), founded in 1930, works as the "Bank for Central Banks". The BIS is an international forum where central bankers and officials gather to cope with international financial issues, and a bank which invests the funds of the member countries. This...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. State and Local Public Finance

    4th Edition

    By Ronald C. Fisher

    Now in its 4th edition, State and Local Public Finance provides a comprehensive and sophisticated analysis of state and local government public finance practices and issues, using the basic tools of economics. For this new edition, there is a focus on the most important services provided in the...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Budgetary Politics in American Governments

    6th Edition

    By James J. Gosling

    This comprehensive book describes and analyzes the substance and politics of public budgeting at the national, state, and local levels of government. In doing so, it takes a comparative approach, illustrating the distinctiveness of budgeting at each level, as well as highlighting the features...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Chinese National Health Care Reform

    On the Mend?

    Edited by Alex Jingwei He, Qingyue Meng

    Five years have elapsed since the Chinese government announced its ambitious health care reform programme. The fact that both the United States and China unfolded their gigantic national health care reforms almost simultaneously is reflective of the daunting health policy challenges that most...

    To Be Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Economic Analysis of Public Policy

    2nd Edition

    By William K. Bellinger

    A critical analysis of public policy decisions requires a far greater depth of knowledge than can be received from news reports and political speeches. Issues such as how best to reduce traffic congestion, reduce acid rain, improve airline safety or develop a parcel of land are better understood by...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge