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  1. 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 19th 2011 by Routledge

  2. 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 6th 2011 by Routledge

  3. 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 16th 2011 by Routledge

  4. 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 5th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Critical Issues in Air Transport Economics and Business

    Edited by Rosário Macário, Eddy Van de Voorde

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    This book offers material for strategic thinking featuring contributions from key figures in Europe, the US and Asia. The focus of the book expands from economic to legal issues, bankruptcy and safety and security. The carefully selected papers offer a thorough and structured analysis of major...

    Published September 22nd 2010 by Routledge

  6. 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 17th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Aeromobilities

    Edited by Saulo Cwerner, Sven Kesselring, John Urry

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Aeromobilities is a collection of essays that tackle in many different ways the growing importance of aviation and air travel in our hypermobile, globalized world. Providing a multidisciplinary focus on issues ranging from global airports to the production of airspace, from airline work to...

    Published January 19th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Flying Off Course IV

    Airline economics and marketing

    By Rigas Doganis

    The airline industry presents an enigma. High growth rates in recent decades have produced only marginal profitability. This book sets out to explain, in clear and simple terms, why this should be so. It provides a unique insight into the economics and marketing of international airlines. Flying...

    Published December 16th 2009 by Routledge

  9. The Economics of Transport

    A Theoretical and Applied Perspective

    By Jonathan Cowie

    This book provides an explanation of key underlying economic principles, allowing the reader to come to a better understanding of the critical factors that structure and guide transport markets. This is done through an examination of the interaction between the behaviour of individual users and...

    Published October 8th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Port Economics

    By Wayne K. Talley

    Port Economics is the study of the economic decisions (and their consequences) of the users and providers of port services. A port is an "engine" for economic development by providing employment, worker incomes, business earnings and taxes for its region. The book provides a detailed discussion of...

    Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge