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The Dark Side of Nudges

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The Dark Side of Nudges

Maria Alejandra Madi (UNICAMP Institute of Economics)

Politics & government; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy

Hardback

This book presents a critical approach to the study of nudging to highlight the foundations and effects of current policy-making... [more]

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Karl Polanyi's Political and Economic Thought

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Karl Polanyi's Political and Economic Thought

Gareth Dale (Brunel University), Christopher Holmes (King's College London), Maria Markantonatou (University of the Aegean, Lesvos, Greece)

Political science & theory; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy

Paperback

A comprehensive introduction to the ideas of Karl Polanyi by examining the key themes that run throughout his work, including... [more]

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Regional Success After Brexit: The Need for New Measures

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Regional Success After Brexit: The Need for New Measures

David Hearne, Alex de Ruyter

Sociology: work & labour; Regional government policies; Political economy

Paperback

The ebook edition of this title is Open Access, thanks to Knowledge Unlatched funding, and freely available to read online.... [more]

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Liberalism 2.0 and the Rise of China: Global Crisis, Innovation and Urban Mobility

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Liberalism 2.0 and the Rise of China: Global Crisis, Innovation and Urban...

David Tyfield (Lancaster University, UK)

Sociology; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies; Political economy

Paperback

What can we do in this period of historic, global turbulence? Mainstream narratives have no plausible account of how to stop... [more]

$73.99

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Economic Transformation for Poverty Reduction in Africa: A Multidimensional Approach

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Economic Transformation for Poverty Reduction in Africa: A Multidimensional...

Almas Heshmati (Sogang University, South Korea; Joenkoeping University, Sweden)

Development studies; Poverty & unemployment; International economics; Development economics; Political economy

Paperback

This book is an edited volume which contains empirical studies on determinants of poverty and its reduction in Africa. It... [more]

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Political Economy for Human Rights

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Political Economy for Human Rights

Manuel Couret Branco (University of Evora, Portugal.)

Philosophy; Sociology; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy; International human rights law

Hardback

Over time there has been a miscommunication between mainstream economics and human rights that has paved the way to a justificatory... [more]

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Macroeconomics without the Errors of Keynes: The Quantity Theory of Money, Saving, and Policy

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Macroeconomics without the Errors of Keynes: The Quantity Theory of Money,...

James C. W. Ahiakpor (California State University, USA)

Macroeconomics; Political economy; Economic history

Hardback

Modern macroeconomics is in a stalemate, with seven schools of thought attempting to explain the workings of a monetary economy... [more]

$221.00

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Cognitive Capitalism, Welfare and Labour: The Commonfare Hypothesis

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Cognitive Capitalism, Welfare and Labour: The Commonfare Hypothesis

Andrea Fumagalli (University of Pavia, Italy), Alfonso Giuliani (Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne, Universite Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne, France), Stefano Lucarelli (University of Bergamo, Italy), Carlo Vercellone (Universite de Paris 8, France)

Social issues & processes; Economic theory & philosophy; Labour economics; Political economy; Economic systems & structures

Hardback

This book deals with the transformations of both accumulation process and labour in the transition from a Fordist to a cognitive... [more]

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The Political Economy of the Han Dynasty and Its Legacy

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The Political Economy of the Han Dynasty and Its Legacy

Cheng Lin, Terry Peach, Wang Fang (Shanghai University of Economics and Finance, China)

Political economy; Economic history

Hardback

This book contains original essays on various aspect of the Han's political economy and its legacy, written by leading Chinese... [more]

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Work

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Work

Bruce Pietrykowski

Sociology: work & labour; Labour economics; Political economy

Paperback

In this accessible book, leading labor economist Bruce Pietrykowski offers a highly engaging exploration of the history and... [more]

$31.95

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Should We Abolish Household Debts?

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Should We Abolish Household Debts?

Johnna Montgomerie

Microeconomics; Political economy; Credit & credit institutions

Paperback

This punchy and original book argues that our 'culture of credit' is chronically dysfunctional, both individually and collectively.... [more]

$20.95

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Danger, Development and Legitimacy in East Asian Maritime Politics: Securing the Seas, Securing the State

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Danger, Development and Legitimacy in East Asian Maritime Politics: Securing...

Christian Wirth (Griffith University, Australia)

International relations; Political economy; International maritime law

Paperback

Grounded in extensive empirical research, Danger, Development and Legitimacy in East Asian Maritime Politics addresses the... [more]

$77.99

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The Future of UK-China Relations

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The Future of UK-China Relations

Kerry Brown (King's College London)

International relations; International trade; Political economy

Paperback

At a time when both China's role in the world is becoming the focus of international business strategy and Brexit is pushing... [more]

$34.99

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Pakistan at Seventy: A handbook on developments in economics, politics and society

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Pakistan at Seventy: A handbook on developments in economics, politics and...

Shahid Javed Burki, Iftekhar Ahmed Chowdhury, Asad Ejaz Butt

Asian history; Politics & government; Political economy

Hardback

This handbook examines Pakistan's 70-year history from a number of different perspectives -- [more]

$368.00

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People, Place and Global Order: Foundations of a Networked Political Economy

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People, Place and Global Order: Foundations of a Networked Political Economy...

Andrew Taylor, Adam Bronstone

Globalization; Political economy; Impact of science & technology on society

Hardback

Globalization and technology are combining to change socio-economic relationships. The pace of change and uncertainty of the... [more]

$231.00

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Alphabet: The Becoming of Google

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Alphabet: The Becoming of Google

Micky Lee (Suffolk University, USA)

Media studies; Political campaigning & advertising; Political economy; Media, information & communication industries

Hardback

Google is synonymous with searching, but in this innovative new research volume, Micky Lee explores how the Alphabet Corporation,... [more]

$94.99

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The Functioning of the Yugoslav Economy

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The Functioning of the Yugoslav Economy

Radmila Stojanovic

Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy; Economic history

Paperback

In this volume, Stojanovic draws together several essays by Yugoslav economists to an English audience. Originally published... [more]

$56.99

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Transformative Ecological Economics: Process Philosophy, Ideology and Utopia

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Transformative Ecological Economics: Process Philosophy, Ideology and Utopia...

Ove Jakobsen (University of Nordland, Norway)

Economic theory & philosophy; Environmental economics; Political economy; Environmental science, engineering & technology

Paperback

When we look at the state of the world today, what is most evident is the fact that the major problems of our time - energy,... [more]

$77.99

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Inclusion and Exclusion: Unemployment and Non-standard Employment in Europe

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Inclusion and Exclusion: Unemployment and Non-standard Employment in Europe...

Jens Lind, Iver Hornemann Moller

Sociology: work & labour; Politics & government; Employment & unemployment; Political economy

Hardback

This text presents a discussion of unemployment and non-standard employment in Europe. It examines material on labour market... [more]

$189.00

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Japan and South Africa in a Globalising World: A Distant Mirror

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Japan and South Africa in a Globalising World: A Distant Mirror

Chris Alden

Globalization; International relations; International economics; Political economy

Hardback

Japan invests heavily in Africa and is a major provider of development assistance. This text deconstructs the international... [more]

$208.00

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On Shifting Foundations: State Rescaling, Policy Experimentation and Economic Restructuring in Post-1949 China

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On Shifting Foundations: State Rescaling, Policy Experimentation and Economic...

Kean Fan Lim

Political economy; Geography

Paperback

On Shifting Foundations: State Rescaling, Policy Experimentation and Economic Restructuring in Post-1949 reshapes the conceptualization... [more]

$52.95

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The Struggle for South Sudan: Challenges of Security and State Formation

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The Struggle for South Sudan: Challenges of Security and State Formation...

Paul Collier (University of Oxford, UK)

Development studies; African history; Nationalism; Political economy

Paperback

Policy and development perspectives on the ongoing struggle in South Sudan [more]

$46.99

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Routledge Handbook of the Belt and Road

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Routledge Handbook of the Belt and Road

Cai Fang (Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, China), Peter Nolan

Regional studies; Politics & government; Economics; Political economy

Hardback

Chinese President Xi Jinping announced the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in 2013, a development strategy involving infrastructure... [more]

$368.00

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The Political Economy Of International Organizations: A Public Choice Approach

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The Political Economy Of International Organizations: A Public Choice Approach...

Roland Vaubel, Thomas D Willett

International institutions; International economics; Political economy

Hardback

An assessment of the political economy of international organizations and the role they play in the world economy. The book... [more]

$242.00

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Raising Cane: The Political Economy Of Sugar In Western India

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Raising Cane: The Political Economy Of Sugar In Western India

Donald W. Attwood, D W Attwood

Social classes; Political economy; Employee-ownership & co-operatives; Food manufacturing & related industries

Hardback

Like any book, this one is part of a dialogue. Over the years, I have asked thousands of questions, of myself and others,... [more]

$242.00

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