Edward Elgar Publishing - Economics and Finance Q2

5 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com ECONOMICS & FINANCE TITLES, APRIL-JUNE 2022 Elusive Capital Merchant Networks, Economic Institutions and Business Practices in Late Imperial China François Gipouloux, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France ‘Examining the details of Chinese three major merchant groups between the 14th and 19th centuries, Professor Gipouloux compares and contrasts the Chinese model of wealth accumulation with the European model of capital concentration. The insightful archival analysis and references provide us with historical clues to discuss the contemporary world economy.’ – Hamashita Takeshi, University of Tokyo, Japan June 2022 c 320 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 989 7 c £100.00 / c $145.00 The Elasticity of Taxable Income Theory and Estimation John Creedy, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand ‘This book by Professor Creedy provides an in-depth review of the elasticity of taxable income, a concept that nowadays has become a powerful parameter in the economic analysis of taxation. Undoubtedly, this highly recommended volume is an unavoidable reference for public finance researchers and those interested in the proper design of taxes.’ – José Félix Sanz-Sanz, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain April 2022 304 pp Hardback 978 1 80220 959 4 £100.00 / $145.00 eBook • Elgaronline Tax and Transfer Policy Using Behavioural Microsimulation Modelling Design and Evaluation John Creedy, Victoria University of Wellington and Penny Mok, New Zealand Productivity Commission, New Zealand ‘As in his many previous contributions, John Creedy – here with co-author Penny Mok – succeeds in combining recent progress in behavioural tax simulation models and large micro-datasets with an explicit normative framework of individual and social welfare to shed light on hot and important tax policy questions. Students in public finance, government officials and academic colleagues will highly benefit from this lucidly written assessment of past and planned tax reforms through the lens of up-to-date microsimulation models.’ – André Decoster, KU Leuven, Belgium May 2022 256 pp Hardback 978 1 80220 985 3 £90.00 / $130.00 Teaching Sports Economics and Using Sports to Teach Economics Edited by Victor A. Matheson, College of the Holy Cross and Aju J. Fenn, Colorado College, US There is a dire need for a comprehensive pedagogical resource both on diverse approaches to teaching sports economics and the use of sports to teach broader principles of economic concepts. This book does exactly that. The contributions from leading scholars and teachers in both fields will help all instructors looking to raise their teaching game. 2022 288 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 417 5 £90.00 / $130.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Guides to Teaching A Modern Guide to Post-Keynesian Institutional Economics Edited by Charles J. Whalen, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, US ‘Charles Whalen and his contributors have distilled the core strengths of Post Keynesian, Evolutionary, and Institutionalist economics into a state-of-the-art review of PostKeynesian Institutionalism. This book makes the strongest case for placing that tradition in the contemporary arsenal of scholars of economics and political economy.’ – Anastasia Nesvetailova, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Switzerland 2022 424 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 574 5 £145.00 / $200.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Modern Guides Creating Inclusive and Engaging Online Courses A Teaching Guide Edited by Monica Sanders, Georgetown University Law Center and Tulane University Disaster Resilience Leadership Academy, US This book about inclusive and engaging course design draws upon teaching methods from Socrates to the new standards of digital citizenship that support the step-by-step implementation of their online educational framework. It is with enthusiasm and necessity that I recommend a focused read of this work.’ – Erik Xavier Wood, Georgetown University, US May 2022 176 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 887 6 £80.00 / $115.00 Elgar Guides to Teaching