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  1. Culture and Economics

    On Values, Economics and International Business

    By Eelke de Jong

    Series: Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

    Since the early 1990s, culture, in the sense of norms and values, has entered economic analysis again, whereas it was totally absent from mainstream economics during most of the second half of the twentieth century. The disappointing results of mainstream economics and developments in the world...

    Published April 30th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Hong Kong Film, Hollywood and New Global Cinema

    No Film is An Island

    Edited by Gina Marchetti, Tan See Kam

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    In recent years, with the establishment of the Hong Kong Film Archive and growing scholarly interest in the history of Hong Kong cinema, previously neglected historical documents and difficult-to-access films have offered new research materials. As Hong Kong film history comes into sharper focus,...

    Published April 30th 2009 by Routledge

  3. China and India

    A Tale of Two Economies

    By Dilip K. Das

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    The economies of the People’s Republic of China and India are emerging-market economies, which account for more than a third of the global population. These two economies share many similarities in that they are large populous neighbours, who were regarded as abjectly poor countries until the 1980s...

    Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Improving Working as Learning

    By Alan Felstead, Alison Fuller, Nick Jewson, Lorna Unwin

    Series: Improving Learning

    Interest in learning at work has captured the attention of many people around the world, often taking centre stage in policy debates about improving economic performance, prosperity and well-being. This book is about the learning that goes on in workplaces – ranging from offices, factories and...

    Published April 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  5. Information Security Management Metrics

    A Definitive Guide to Effective Security Monitoring and Measurement

    By W. Krag Brotby, CISM

    Spectacular security failures continue to dominate the headlines despite huge increases in security budgets and ever-more draconian regulations. The 20/20 hindsight of audits is no longer an effective solution to security weaknesses, and the necessity for real-time strategic metrics has never been...

    Published March 30th 2009 by Auerbach Publications

  6. Ethics and Integrity in Public Administration: Concepts and Cases

    Concepts and Cases

    By Raymond W Cox

    "Ethics and Integrity in Public Administration" presents cutting-edge perspectives on the role of ethics in public sector management - what it is and where it is going. The contributors include a cross-section of authoritative authors from around the globe, and from both the academy and government....

    Published March 27th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Multinationals, Technology and Localization in Automotive Firms in Asia

    Edited by Rajah Rasiah, Yuri Sadoi, Rogier Busser

    East Asia has led rapid economic growth in the last few decades with India joining them over the last five years. Automotive parts manufacturers have been an important component of domestic production in all these economies. Experts with several years of multi-disciplinary research experience on...

    Published February 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  8. Handbook of Urban Services: A Basic Guide for Local Governments

    A Basic Guide for Local Governments

    By Charles K. Coe

    City and county governments provide a wide array of highly technical urban services. Gaining a rudimentary understanding of them can be a daunting challenge for students as well as new and inexperienced public servants. "Handbook of Urban Services" is designed to help meet this challenge.In...

    Published February 15th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Kidnap for Ransom

    Resolving the Unthinkable

    By Richard P. Wright

    The enormous sums paid for the release of hostages coupled with law enforcement’s inability to stem the tide has made kidnapping for ransom a worldwide plague. The increasing rate of reported incidents from every corner of the globe suggests this plague is growing. Kidnap for Ransom: Resolving the...

    Published January 22nd 2009 by Auerbach Publications

  10. 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