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  1. Economics of Betting Markets

    Edited by David Peel

    During the last few decades, commercial gambling has increased substantially throughout the Western world. More people than ever before have access to sources of legalised gambling, leading to bumper revenues for the institutions involved. Naturally enough, this has led to an increased interest in...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Applied Economics of Transport

    Edited by Mark P. Taylor

    This book provides an introduction and overview to nine applied financial studies on the theme of transport. The studies cover a wide range of topics, from value based trading of real assets in shipping, to the determinants of efficiency and productivity in European railways, to the market for used...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Environmental Impacts of Renewable Energy

    By Frank R. Spellman

    Series: Energy and the Environment

    Renewable Energy Has a Good Side and a Bad Side… Evaluate Both All energy sources affect the environment in which we live. While fossil fuels may essentially do more harm, renewable energy sources can also pose a threat to the environment. Allowing for the various renewable energy sources: solar,...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  4. The Economics of Urban Migration in India

    By Vegard Iversen

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Presenting new research on rural-urban migration in developing countries, this book combines novel economic theories with empirics, and focuses on the social dimensions of such movement. Centering on the movement from villages to cities in South Asia, and in India in particular, the book argues the...

    Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Power, Politics and Maritime Governance in the Indian Ocean

    Edited by Jivanta Schoettli

    The Indian Ocean is of tremendous geo-political and strategic relevance. More than eighty per cent of global seaborne trade in oil passes through the Ocean. Access to resources is under-regulated (fishing) or has yet to be conceived (deep sea bed mining) and security concerns such as piracy...

    Published November 28th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Low-Cost, Low-Tech Innovation

    New Product Development in the Food Industry

    By Vijay Vyas

    Series: Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

    Like much of SMEs research, innovation studies of small enterprises have commenced later and are less numerous. The focus of such studies remains high-technology enterprises, which continue to attract both academic and popular interest, oblivious to the innovative endeavours of people in...

    Published November 26th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Want, Waste or War?

    The Global Resource Nexus and the Struggle for Land, Energy, Food, Water and Minerals

    By Philip Andrews-Speed, Raimund Bleischwitz, Tim Boersma, Corey Johnson, Geoffrey Kemp, Stacy D. VanDeveer

    In addition to environmental change, the structure and trends of global politics and the economy are also changing as more countries join the ranks of the world’s largest economies with their resource-intensive patterns. The nexus approach, conceptualized as attention to resource connections and...

    Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Handbook for Marine Radio Communication

    6th Edition

    By G.D. Lees, W.G. Williamson

    This bestselling book provides an incomparable reference source for all vessels using maritime radio communication systems, which are now a legislative requirement. It includes exhaustive coverage of all UK and international regulations relating to modern maritime communications, such as the...

    Published November 25th 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge

  9. The Economics of U.S. Health Care Policy: The Role of Market Forces

    The Role of Market Forces

    By Frank W. Musgrave

    Designed as a primary text for courses in health care economics and policy analysis, this comprehensive work places the issues and economic analysis of the health care industry in the context of market forces driving the industry, including negotiated markets, managed care, and the growing...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Power for the People: Protecting States' Energy Policy Interests in an Era of Deregulation

    Protecting States' Energy Policy Interests in an Era of Deregulation

    By Mary M. Timney

    Power for the People examines the tension between the social and political interests of states and the market in the case of energy policy. The author has conducted extensive research on California's experience with electricity restructuring, and assesses how the diverging interests of the market...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge