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  1. Globalization and Regional Integration

    The origins, development and impact of the single European aviation market

    By Alan Dobson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    How was the European airline industry transformed from national fragmentation in 1957 to a point in 2006 where the European Commission could negotiate with the US for an Open Aviation Area on behalf of all twenty five members of the European Union? What can explain the change in mindset that saw...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Bengal Industries and the British Industrial Revolution (1757-1857)

    By Indrajit Ray

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    This book seeks to enlighten two grey areas of industrial historiography. Although Bengal industries were globally dominant on the eve of the industrial revolution, no detailed literature is available about their later course of development. A series of questions are involved in it. Did those...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Maritime Logistics Value in Knowledge Management

    By Eon-Seong Lee, Dong-Wook Song

    Series: Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

    Knowledge management has been widely applied to various industries as a good strategy to help improve firms’ performance. As globalisation accelerates and international trade increases more and more, maritime transport operations have become one of the vitalest industries to receive large attention...

    Published June 21st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Management in the Airline Industry

    By Geraint Harvey

    Series: Routledge Research in Employment Relations

    Combining contemporary HRM theory and practice with debates in critical management and in industrial relations, this book examines the peculiar challenge that civil aviation pilots present for management. As a highly educated, highly trained, and non-substitutable professional employee, the airline...

    Published May 18th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Modelling and Forecasting in Dry Bulk Shipping

    By Shun Chen, Hilde Meersman, Eddy Van de Voorde, Koos Frouws

    Series: The Grammenos Library

    This book models price behaviour and forecasts prices in the dry bulk shipping market, a major component of the world shipping industry. Recent uncertainties in the world economy, shipbuilding developments and fleet changes mean the dry bulk shipping market has become extremely volatile, highly...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge

  6. The Evaluation of Transportation Investment Projects

    By Joseph Berechman

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    Throughout the world, the use of some kind of a formal transportation project evaluation procedure is a requirement. Yet, by and large, these are partial; in fact, much weight is often placed on the initial -pre-engineering -phases of the planning process, when vital information, such as accurate...

    Published April 21st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Economics of the Oceans

    Rights, Rents and Resources

    By Paul Hallwood

    It is an unfortunate truth that our oceans offer valuable resources that are too often used unsustainably. Time and again this is due to the failure of international law to provide a framework for adequate governance. Economics of the Oceans examines this issue and provides a comprehensive study of...

    Published February 9th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Economic Geography of Air Transportation

    Space, Time, and the Freedom of the Sky

    By John T. Bowen

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Like the railroad and the automobile, the airliner has changed the very geography of the societies it serves. Fundamentally, air transportation has helped redefine the scale of human geography by dramatically reducing the cost of distance, both in terms of time and money. The result is what the...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Managing Airports 4th Edition

    An international perspective

    By Anne Graham

    Managing Airports presents a comprehensive and cutting-edge insight into today's international airport industry. Approaching management topics from a strategic and commercial perspective rather than from an operational and technical angle, the book provides an innovative insight into the processes...

    Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Competition and Regulation in the Airline Industry

    Puppets in Chaos

    By Steven Truxal

    Series: Routledge Research in Competition Law

    An examination of the relationship between competition and the deregulation and liberalisation of the US and European air transport sectors reveals that the structure of the air transport sector has undergone a number of significant changes. A growing number of airlines are entering into horizontal...

    Published September 22nd 2013 by Routledge