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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 655 new and published major works in the subject of Economics — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

New and Published Books

  1. Studies in Industrial Organization

    By H. A. Silverman

    The studies in this volume are a result of the Social Reconstruction Survey carried out by Nuffield College, Oxford between 1941 and 1944. The Survey studied the position and prospects of towns or areas in Britain in order to find out what was likely to happen to their industrial development with a...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Britain in the World Economy

    By Dennis H Robertson

    Considering Britain's physical capital, this book examines the distribution of investment between industries and between industry on the one hand and social and administrative purposes on the other. The Sterling Area is also examined, from the point of view of the UK and the rest of the world. The...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Jeremy Bentham's Economic Writings

    Volume One

    Edited by Werner Stark

    This volume covers the period 1787-1795 and contains The Defence of Usury, the Manual of Political Economy in its authentic form and two financial treatises which reflect Bentham's work to find a way in which govenment could be carried on without taxation....

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Jeremy Bentham's Economic Writings

    Volume Two

    Edited by Werner Stark

    This volume contains all the writings that are grouped around Bentham's boldest idea - the proposal of a 'circulating currency': a government sponsored currency which would be both a kind of savings certificate and a kind of paper money. The roots of this proposal are illustrated in two pamphlets...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Marx's Critique of Political Economy Volume One

    Intellectual Sources and Evolution

    By Allen Oakley

    Volume One analyses the intellectual sources and evolution of Marx's critique of political economy leading up the writing of the main Capital manuscripts (1844-1860).The volume:* Provides a clear illustration of the contents of the texts in a way that enables readers to understand the intellectual...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Productivity and Economic Incentives

    By J. P. Davidson

    As the controversies surrounding performance related pay have demonstrated, reward management is a key issue. Collecting the results of 'fieldwork' investigations in factories and retail outlets, this book measures output before and after a change in methods of remuneration. The link between...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. An Economic Study of the City of London

    Edited by John Dunning, Victor E. Morgan

    This was the first comprehensive study of the City of London to be published. The study examines the economic structure of the city and considers the main influences likely to affect the development of the City, including the pattern of demand, technological change, population movements, supply of...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Logic of British and American Industry

    By P. Sargant Florence

    Summarizing the facts about the prevailing sizes of industrial firms or plants and the patterns of industrial location in Britain and America, this book also interprets the facts in basic terms such as technical requirements and consumer habits.Examining investment and human resource management,...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Logic of Industrial Organization

    By P. Sargant Florence

    Covering issues as pertinent today as when the book was first published, The Logic of Industrial Organization discusses key themes in industrial relations, manufacturing, employment and investment and education for business administration. The book contains chapters on the following: The Structure...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. Marx's Critique of Political Economy Volume Two

    Intellectual Sources and Evolution

    By Allen Oakley

    Volume Two covers the years 1861-1863, when Marx consolidated and refined the arguments of his critique of political economy in his relatively neglected manuscripts Theories of Surplus Value. * Special attention is paid to the nature, scope and limitations of Marx's critique and to the critique of...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge