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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 28 new and published books in the subject of Regulation — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. The Trans Pacific Partnership, China and India

    Economic and Political Implications

    By Amitendu Palit

    The United States and 11 other countries from both sides of the Pacific are currently negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). The agreement is expected to set new benchmark for international trade through its comprehensive coverage of issues and binding regulations. It is...

    Published May 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Policy and Marketing Strategies for Digital Media

    Edited by Yu-li Liu, Robert G. Picard

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    With digital media becoming ever more prevalent, it is essential to study policy and marketing strategies tailored to this new development. In this volume, contributors examine government policy for a range of media, including digital television, IPTV, mobile TV, and OTT TV. They also address...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Governance Gap

    Extractive Industries, Human Rights, and the Home State Advantage

    By Penelope Simons, Audrey Macklin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Governance and Change in the Global Era

    This book explores the persistence of the governance gap with respect to the human rights-impacting conduct of transnational extractive corporations operating in zones of weak governance. The authors launch their account with a fascinating case study of Talisman Energy’s experience in Sudan,...

    Published February 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Stem Cell Research and the Collaborative Regulation of Innovation

    By Sarah Devaney

    Series: Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

    Hopes are high that stem cell (SC) research will lead to treatments and cures for some of the most serious diseases affecting humankind today. SC science has been used in a treatment setting in the replacement of patients’ windpipes and in restoring sight to patients who were blind in one eye and...

    Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge

  5. From Heritage to Terrorism

    Regulating Tourism in an Age of Uncertainty

    By Brian Simpson, Cheryl Simpson

    Critical in style, From Heritage to Terrorism: Regulating Tourism in an Age of Uncertainty examines the law and its role in shaping and defining tourism and the tourist experience. Using a broad range of legal documents and other materials from a variety of disciplines, it surveys how the...

    Published November 26th 2013 by Routledge-Cavendish

  6. Audiovisual Regulation under Pressure

    Comparative Cases from North America and Europe

    By Thomas Gibbons, Peter Humphreys

    In the face of globalization and new media technologies, can policy makers and regulators withstand deregulatory pressures on the ‘cultural policy toolkit’ for television? This comparative study provides an interdisciplinary investigation of trends in audiovisual regulation, with the focus on...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Redefining the Market-State Relationship

    Responses to the Financial Crisis and the Future of Regulation

    By Ioannis Glinavos

    Series: Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

    This book offers an interdisciplinary overview of the role of law in modern capitalism in the context of financial crisis. In this work, the reader will find a discussion of key issues relevant to the crisis that have occupied the pages of the financial press since 2007 including an assessment of...

    Published September 4th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Corporate Accountability in the Context of Transitional Justice

    Edited by Sabine Michalowski

    Series: Transitional Justice

    Corporate Accountability in the Context of Transitional Justice explores how corporations can be held accountable for their role in past human rights violations when a country is making a transition from conflict or repression to peace and democracy. It breaks new ground in theorizing the linkages...

    Published September 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  9. Economics and Regulation in China

    Edited by Michael Faure, Guangdong Xu

    Series: The Economics of Legal Relationships

    This book, from a top international group of scholars, explores the ways in which economic tools can be used to improve the quality of regulation in general and legislative tools in particular. As the role of law becomes increasingly important in China, the question arises of how effective...

    Published September 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Politics and Economics of Britain's Foreign Aid

    The Pergau Dam Affair

    By Tim Lankester

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

    The Pergau dam in Malaysia was the most controversial project in the history of British aid. Because of its high cost, it was a poor candidate for aid funding. It was provided in part to honour a highly irregular promise of civil aid in connection with a major arms deal. After two parliamentary...

    Published July 8th 2013 by Routledge