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Forthcoming Industrial Economics Books

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  1. Gender, Asset Accumulation and Just Cities

    Pathways to transformation

    Edited by Caroline Moser

    Series: Regions and Cities

    With more than half the world’s population now living in urban areas, urbanization is undoubtedly one of the most important phenomena of the 21st century. However, despite increasing recognition of the critical relationship between economic and social development in cities, gender remains an often...

    To Be Published October 7th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Innovation, Alliances and Networks in High-Tech Environments

    Edited by Fiorenza Belussi, Luigi Orsi

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    Recent years have seen a growth in strategic alliances, mergers and acquisitions and collaborative networks involving knowledge-intensive and hi-tech industries. However, there have been relatively few studies looking at this form of collaboration as a strategy to drive firms’ innovative...

    To Be Published October 7th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Maritime Networks

    Spatial Structures and Time Dynamics

    Edited by Cesar Ducruet

    Series: Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

    Maritime transport is one of the most ancient supports to human interactions across history and it still supports more than 90% of world trade volumes today. The changing connectivity of maritime networks is of crucial importance to port, transport, and economic development and planning. The way...

    To Be Published October 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Economics of Knowledge and..

    Edited by Cristiano Antonelli

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    Fritz Machlup (1902–83), the Austrian-American economist, is recognized as one of the first scholars to examine knowledge as an economic resource and, for more than half a century, many other economists and management theorists have also argued that economic growth is—or soon will be—dependent on...

    To Be Published October 13th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Explaining Railway Reform in China

    A Train of Property Rights Re-arrangements

    By Yin-nor Linda Tjia

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    Having been state-owned for decades, the railway reform in China confused many people, particularly in terms of its ownership and property rights arrangements. Western literature always prescribes that the best model for railway reform is privatization. China’s leadership has also enunciated the...

    To Be Published October 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Regional Disparities in the Enlarged European Union

    Geography, innovation and structural change

    By Valentina Meliciani

    Series: Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

    The last twenty years have seen an increase in European integration and the emergence of the technological revolution. Although tighter integration coupled with technological innovation should facilitate cross-regional convergence, some European regions have managed to jump ahead while others have...

    To Be Published October 26th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Behavioural Approaches to Corporate Governance

    By Cameron Elliott Gordon

    Series: Routledge Advances in Behavioural Economics and Finance

    Corporate governance failures are all too frequent and their patterns and outcomes seem avoidably familiar. This book examines the findings of behavioural finance and economics that are most relevant to governance problems, and suggests potential solutions that are best suited to real-world...

    To Be Published October 26th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Innovation and Technological Diffusion

    An cconomic history of early steam engines

    By Harilaos Kitsikopoulos

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    This book deals with two key aspects of the history of steam engines, a cornerstone of the Industrial Revolution, specifically the road that led to its discovery and the process of diffusion of the early steam engines. The first part of the volume outlines the technological and scientific...

    To Be Published October 26th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Knowledge Economy in the Megalopolis

    Interactions of innovations in transport, information, production and organizations

    By T. R. Lakshmanan, William P. Anderson, Yena Song

    Series: Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

    In recent decades urban regions around the world have engaged in a new process of development based on the creation of new knowledge. Amidst the globalization of economic activities and the arrival of transformative technologies, knowledge has become the key driver of competitiveness and is...

    To Be Published October 27th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Innovation and Technology

    Business and Economics Approaches

    By Nikos Vernardakis

    Series: Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

    Technology was long considered a side issue in economics, an unclassifiable element that would impinge upon growth and development, but seen as exogenous to the fundamental processes of supply and demand. Joseph Schumpeter did much to change this but even so, it is only in recent years that its...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge