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  1. Public-Private Partnerships in the USA

    Lessons to be Learned for the United Kingdom

    By Tony Wall

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    Broadly, a Public-Private Partnership (or PPP) is any collaboration between the public and private sector, but research in the UK has tended to focus on those that have been used for major infrastructure projects, such as roads, schools, and hospitals. This book compares and contrasts PPP research...

    Published December 18th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Aquaculture Law and Policy

    Towards principled access and operations

    Edited by David L. VanderZwaag, Gloria Chao

    Series: Routledge Advances in Maritime Research

    The aquaculture industry is fast expanding around the globe and causing major environmental and social disruptions. The volume is about getting a 'good governance' grip on this important industry. The book highlights the numerous law and policy issues that must be addressed in the search for...

    Published October 21st 2012 by Routledge

  3. The Decline of the British Motor Industry (Routledge Revivals)

    The Effects of Government Policy, 1945-79

    By Peter Dunnett

    First published in 1980, this book considers the British Motor industry over the period between 1945 and 1979, analysing the ways in which the industry suffered a considerable decline in the post-war era, when compared to motor industries of other countries or to most other British...

    Published September 29th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Limitation of Liability in International Maritime Conventions

    The Relationship between Global Limitation Conventions and Particular Liability Regimes

    By Norman A. Martínez Gutiérrez

    Series: IMLI Studies in International Maritime Law

    Limitation of liability for maritime claims is a concept of respectable antiquity which is now deeply entrenched in the maritime industry. Under this concept, the shipowner is entitled to limit his liability for maritime claims up to a maximum sum regardless of the actual amount of the claims. The...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  5. International Maritime Transport

    Perspectives

    Edited by Heather Leggate, James McConville, Alfonso Morvillo

    Series: Routledge Advances in Maritime Research

    The importance of the international maritime transport industry is difficult to overstate. This new book presents an interdisciplinary approach from a wide range of internationally-based experts. International Maritime Transport represents a radical departure from previous works in its structure...

    Published July 12th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Towards better Performing Transport Networks

    By Bart Jourquin, Piet Rietveld, Kerstin Westin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Business Organizations and Networks

    The performance of current transport systems is inadequate when viewed in terms of economic efficiency, sustainability and safety. Drawing together key an impressive list of contributors from the vast field of transportation economics including Kenneth Button, David Banister and Juan...

    Published July 12th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Maritime Slavery

    Edited by Philip D. Morgan

    Think of maritime slavery, and the notorious Middle Passage – the unprecedented, forced migration of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic – readily comes to mind. This so-called ‘middle leg’ – from Africa to the Americas – of a supposed trading triangle linking Europe, Africa, and the Americas...

    Published May 17th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Maritime Transport and the Climate Change Challenge

    Edited by Regina Asariotis, Hassiba Benamara

    International maritime transport is the backbone of the world globalized economy. It is a significant contributor to global CO2 emissions but also likely to be affected by wide-ranging and potentially devastating climate change impacts associated with rising sea levels and increased frequency/...

    Published May 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  9. Paving the Road to Sustainable Transport

    Governance and innovation in low-carbon vehicles

    Edited by Måns Nilsson, Karl Hillman, Annika Rickne, Thomas Magnusson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    This book is about how societies around the world can accelerate innovation in sustainable transport. It examines the relationship between policy change and the development of technological innovations in low carbon vehicle technologies, including biofuels, hybrid-electric vehicles, electric...

    Published April 16th 2012 by Routledge

  10. The World Shipping Industry (Routledge Revivals)

    By Ernst Gabriel Frankel

    First published in 1987, this book surveys the state of the world shipping industry worldwide and the problems confronting it. It reviews the expanding role of developing countries in shipping and evaluates the contribution of shipping to development. The changes in the institutional and...

    Published March 25th 2012 by Routledge