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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 669 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. The Logic of Personal Knowledge

    Essays Presented to M. Polanyi on his Seventieth Birthday, 11th March, 1961

    Edited by Polanyi Festschrift Committee

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Epistemology

    Originally published in 1961. Michael Polanyi was a polymath who influenced economics and the sciences as well as philosophy. His wide-ranging research in physical science is as well-known as his work on freedom and knowledge and his arguments against positivism and reductionism. This collection of...

    Published May 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. International Trade

    Edited by Bharat Hazari, Yin Wong Cheung

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    The economic principles that underpin international trade, and the many associated issues and controversies that this evergreen topic generates, are dizzying in their complexity. Now, to help advanced students and researchers make sense of an enormous—and growing—corpus of scholarship, Routledge...

    Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Economic Development of India

    Edited by Pulin B. Nayak

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    The development experience of India has been a matter of much interest in recent years. India is home to a sixth of the world’s population, and about a third of the country is acknowledged to be living below the officially determined poverty line. After more than six decades of planned economic...

    Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Time Series Econometrics

    Edited by Terence Mills

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    In the memorable words of Ragnar Frisch, econometrics is ‘a unification of the theoretical–quantitative and the empirical–quantitative approach to economic problems’. Beginning to take shape in the 1930s and 1940s, econometrics is now recognized as a vital subdiscipline supported by a vast—and...

    Published March 27th 2015 by Routledge

  5. China's Macroeconomic Policy

    Edited by Linda Yueh

    Series: Critical Concepts in Economics

    China’s Macroeconomic Policy is a key collection of articles that showcase how economic policies have changed—and are changing still—in the world’s second largest economy, in a way that will affect the global economy. From exchange rates to fiscal policy, Chinese reforms have developed gradually to...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    Originally published between 1925 and 1997 the volumes in this set: Discuss the Impacts of Profitability, Business Cycles and the Capital Stock on Productivity; Evaluate various approaches to managing the uncertainty inherent in the future course of the interest rate cycle; Examine the combined...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Business Cycles and Economic Policy (RLE: Business Cycles)

    By Erik Lundberg

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    The book’s main purposes are to determine what statistical and other information is needed to formulate both the objects and the means of government economic policy and then to ask what theoretical tools should be used in order to clarify the issues of economic policy. Inflationary gap analysis,...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Social Aspects of the Business Cycle (RLE: Business Cycles)

    By Dorothy Swaine Thomas

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    Using statistical analysis, this volume, originally published in 1925, examines the sociological aspects of the business cycle. It discusses which areas of social activity are influenced by the business cycle and measures the relative degree of this influence in each of the areas which are covered....

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Economic Merry-Go-Round (RLE: Business Cycles)

    A New Theory of Trade Cycles with the Document of History as Proof

    By Edmund Walker

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    Originally published in the Great Depression this accessible volume was aimed not only at the academic economist, but also the general reader. The cycles of panic, boom and bust are discussed and solutions provided as to how to get over the bust periods as efficiently as possible. The commodities...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Birth of the Business Cycle (RLE: Business Cycles)

    By Philip E. Mirowski

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Business Cycles

    Discussing economic theory and English economic history from the eighteenth century until the late 1970s this volume discusses among other things fixed capital and problems with the definition of the premodern economy as well as providing a chronology of 18th century business cycles....

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge