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  1. 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 26th 2012 by Routledge

  2. International Aviation and Terrorism

    Evolving Threats, Evolving Security

    By John Harrison

    Series: Political Violence

    This book examines terrorism's impact on the international aviation security regime, with a focus on the role of the United States. Tracing the historical development of the international civil aviation system, the volume examines how it has dealt with the evolving security environment caused by...

    Published February 13th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Infrastructure Sustainability and Design

    Edited by Spiro N. Pollalis, Andreas Georgoulias, Stephen J. Ramos, Daniel Schodek

    You're overseeing a large-scale project, but you're not an engineering or construction specialist, and so you need an overview of the related sustainability concerns and processes. To introduce you to the main issues, experts from the fields of engineering, planning, public health, environmental...

    Published January 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  4. Serving the Rule of International Maritime Law

    Essays in Honour of Professor David Joseph Attard

    Edited by Norman A. Martínez Gutiérrez

    Series: IMLI Studies in International Maritime Law

    International maritime law is far from inert, everyday international affairs constantly test existing law and, in many occasions, require its development. Serving the Rule of International Maritime Law is thus not limited to a description of the current state of the law, but contains innovative...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Transport Economics

    Edited by David A. Hensher

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    An effective transport infrastructure—and its associated services—are widely regarded as key components of an efficient, equitable, and sustainable society. But the link between transport provision (especially car ownership) and growing global levels of, for example, social exclusion, congestion,...

    Published October 26th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Cost-Benefit Analysis

    Cases and Materials

    By Euston Quah, Raymond Toh

    Cost-benefit analysis (CBA) is the systematic and analytical process of comparing benefits and costs in evaluating the desirability of a project or programme, often of a social nature and for society as a whole. CBA is fundamental to government decision-making and can be an effective tool for...

    Published October 20th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Supply Chain Management and Transport Logistics

    By John J Liu

    The enterprise-focused framework of supply chain, which an overwhelming majority of books on supply chain management (SCM) have adopted, falls short in explaining recent developments in the real world, especially the so-called Wal-Mart model, in which a 'factory' is a virtual logistics network of...

    Published September 7th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Deregulation and the Airline Business in Europe

    Selected readings

    By Sean Barrett

    Series: Routledge Studies in the European Economy

    Over the past twenty years air fares in Europe have fallen steadily. New entrant airlines such as Ryanair and Easyjet have become the largest passenger airlines in Europe, old national airlines have become commercialised and staff productivity of airlines and airports now compete. The reason behind...

    Published August 17th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Aviation and Climate Change

    Lessons for European Policy

    By Alice Bows, Kevin Anderson, Paul Upham

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Geography and Environment

    It is generally accepted – the US administration excepted - that the emissions reduction targets agreed in the Kyoto Protocol are only the beginning of what needs to be achieved in international climate negotiations. While studies suggest that major emission reductions by industrialized countries...

    Published May 6th 2011 by Routledge

  10. A Global Union for Global Workers

    Collective Bargaining and Regulatory Politics in Maritime Shipping

    By Nathan Lillie

    Series: Studies in International Relations

    This is a book about how global unionism was born in the maritime shipping sector. It argues that the industrial structure of shipping, and specifically the interconnected nature of shipping production chains, facilitated the globalization of union bargaining strategy, and the transnationalization...

    Published June 18th 2010 by Routledge