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  1. 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 20th 2010 by Routledge

  2. 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 17th 2009 by Routledge

  3. 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 9th 2009 by Routledge

  4. 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 30th 2009 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. Maritime Economics 3e

    3rd Edition

    By Martin Stopford

    For 5000 years shipping has served the world economy and today it provides a sophisticated transport service to every part of the globe. Yet despite its economic complexity, shipping retains much of the competitive cut and thrust of the “perfect” market of classical economics. This blend of...

    Published December 19th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Elements of Shipping

    8th Edition

    By Alan Edward Branch

    Since it was first published in 1964, Elements of Shipping has become established as a market leader. Now this new edition has been entirely updated and revised to take in the many changes that have occurred in the shipping industry in recent years and the increased emphasis placed on...

    Published October 4th 2007 by Routledge

  8. The Economics of Urban Transportation

    2nd Edition

    By Kenneth A. Small, Erik T. Verhoef

    This timely new edition of Kenneth A. Small’s seminal textbook Urban Transportation Economics, co-authored with Erik T. Verhoef, has been fully updated, covering new areas such as parking policies, reliability of travel times, and the privatization of transportation services, as well as updated...

    Published October 4th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Shinkansen

    From Bullet Train to Symbol of Modern Japan

    By Christopher Hood

    The image of the shinkansen – or ‘bullet train’ – passing Mount Fuji is one of the most renowned images of modern Japan. Yet, despite its international reputation for speed and punctuality, little is understood about what makes it work so well and what its impact is. This is a comprehensive...

    Published June 13th 2007 by Routledge

  10. The Airline Business

    By Rigas Doganis

    The airline industry is currently faced with its longest and deepest crisis to date: many airlines are losing hundred of millions of US dollars, several have collapsed entirely and others have been rescued by their governments. This crisis has been precipitated by external shocks such as the attack...

    Published October 13th 2005 by Routledge