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  1. Globalization and Inequality

    Globalization and Inequality

    Edited by Branko Milanovic
    This volume brings together the most significant modern contributions to the literature on globalization and inequality. The editor’s selection, set in context by an authoritative introduction, uses broad analyses and important case studies to illustrate the impact on levels of inequality of previous periods of globalization and of the current era of globalization. The collection further focuses on the issues of openness and inequality, and concludes with several benchmark papers that examine global levels of inequality. This timely book will be an invaluable resource for anyone concerned with this vital relationship, including teachers, doctoral students and researchers. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 376.00   Web: $ 338.40
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  2. Mathematics and Modern Economics

    Mathematics and Modern Economics

    Edited by Geoffrey M. Hodgson
    In this topical collection, Professor Hodgson brings together the seminal classic and recent essays published since 1945 on the role of mathematics in economics, by leading authors including six Nobel Laureates, and from a variety of perspectives. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 356.00   Web: $ 320.40
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  3. Legal Origin Theory

    Legal Origin Theory

    Edited by Simon Deakin, Katharina Pistor
    In this volume, Professor Deakin and Professor Pistor include those key articles which highlight the major contributions to, but also the inherent limits of, the legal origin literature. They consider the merits of this approach in the context of three fields of inquiry: the study of comparative law; the analysis of the relation between law and markets; and the understanding of the role of legal systems in social ordering. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 336.00   Web: $ 302.40
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  4. Institutional Entrepreneurship

    Institutional Entrepreneurship

    Edited by Magnus Henrekson, Tino Sanandaji
    The growing recognition of the extent to which institutions determine economic outcomes has been one of the key developments in economic research and policy analysis in the last two decades. At the same time, the entrepreneur has made a comeback, resurrected as one of the prime value creators in society. This comprehensive volume builds on Baumol’s 1990 framework to categorize and classify the growing research field that explores the interplay between institutions and entrepreneurship. It also contains the unique feature of examining the ways in which entrepreneurs themselves shape institutions. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 304.00   Web: $ 273.60
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  5. Valuing Environment and Natural Resources

    Valuing Environment and Natural Resources

    Edited by Kenneth G. Willis, Guy Garrod
    Over-exploitation of environment and natural resources is becoming increasingly widespread in the modern world. To combat this, environmental economists have attempted to value such resources in order to ensure that they are given due recognition in any ex ante appraisal, or ex post evaluation of projects or policies; and also to ensure that optimal levels of consumption are determined for the resource. This authoritative collection, along with an original introduction by the editors, brings together seminal papers published in the last three decades which demonstrate the application of a number of techniques employed to value a range of environmental and natural resources. It will be of immense value to students, scholars and practitioners with an interest in environmental affairs and natural resources. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 794.00   Web: $ 714.60
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  6. Classics in Port Policy and Management

    Classics in Port Policy and Management

    Edited by Mary R. Brooks, Athanasios A. Pallis
    This path-breaking volume, edited by two leading scholars in the field, brings together 41 seminal contributions from 50 years of scholarly research in port policy and management. In revisiting the key foundations established by previous researchers, the reader will discover the knowledge necessary to examine these issues in new contexts and in conjunction with new port business models. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 340.00   Web: $ 306.00
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  7. Behavioural Macroeconomics

    Behavioural Macroeconomics

    Edited by Ian M. McDonald
    This invaluable volume brings together seminal articles with a significant behavioural content on various areas in macroeconomics. The topics covered include a historical perspective on psychology and economics, social norms and macroeconomics, the nature of unemployment, unemployment and inflation, consumption and saving, the causes of the global financial crisis, economic growth and happiness and income distribution and the underclass. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 300.00   Web: $ 270.00
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  8. Law and Economics of Insurance

    Law and Economics of Insurance

    Edited by Daniel Schwarcz
    This timely two-volume collection successfully combines economically-oriented legal scholarship on insurance with policy-relevant economics scholarship on insurance. Professor Schwarcz has selected seminal contributions from the past twenty years to explore some of the central questions involving the role of the state in insurance markets. These include rules governing the interpretation and enforceability of insurance contracts, the regulation of insurers and insurance markets, and the role of public programs in supporting private insurance markets. This essential collection will be of immense value and interest to students and academics interested in the diverse field of the law and economics of insurance. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 815.00   Web: $ 733.50
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  9. The Economics of Remedies

    The Economics of Remedies

    Edited by Ariel Porat
    This essential volume incorporates major contributions made by prominent scholars in the past forty years, which illustrate the understanding of the economics of remedies. The editor has selected seminal articles that analyze the well known distinction between property rules and liability rules and demonstrates its significance. The articles also demonstrate the dilemma of which remedy is the more efficient – damages or specific performance. In addition the collection addresses questions concerning the measure of recovery and the scope of liability, and concludes with the novel topic of partial compensation under uncertainty. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 364.00   Web: $ 327.60
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  10. Intellectual Roots of Entrepreneurship Research

    Intellectual Roots of Entrepreneurship Research

    Edited by Hans Landström, Franz T. Lohrke
    This single volume includes classic works on the theoretical foundations of entrepreneurship research and provides important groundwork for future investigations. Professor Landström and Professor Lohrke have carefully selected the seminal, currently relevant and, in many cases, difficult-to-access studies within the field, covering the entrepreneurial processes of opportunity recognition, evaluation and exploitation. Reflecting the heavily interdisciplinary nature of the research, many of the papers have a basis in the spheres of economics, social sciences and strategic management. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 508.00   Web: $ 457.20
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  11. Governance and Family Firms

    Governance and Family Firms

    Edited by Julio Pindado, Ignacio Requejo
    This authoritative collection provides a broad overview of the role that family firms, both those publicly listed and privately held, play in the global economy. The editors have selected seminal papers which investigate how the family business model affects firm performance and corporate decision making, and contribute to disentangling the interrelations that exist between family control of corporations and other governance mechanisms. Given the relevance of corporate governance and family firms for the economy and society as a whole, the present collection constitutes a point of reference for family business researchers, practitioners and policymakers alike. A better understanding of family firms is of paramount importance because these companies are the main drivers of economic growth all over the world. The volume, with an original introduction by the editors, will be an excellent source of reference for students, practitioners and researchers in the field of governance and family firms. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 464.00   Web: $ 417.60
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  12. Law and Economics of Innovation

    Law and Economics of Innovation

    Edited by Eli M. Salzberger
    This authoritative volume includes a selection of seminal articles published in the emerging field of technological progress and innovation. The first part of the book is dedicated to the economics of innovation, while the following parts include important papers in various legal areas that focus on innovation. The legal fields covered by the collection include intellectual property, torts, competition law and regulation. Along with an original introduction by Professor Salzberger, this comprehensive book will be useful to researchers, students and legal practitioners who are interested in innovation and is a must in any research library. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 492.00   Web: $ 442.80
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  13. Recent Developments in the Economics of International Migration

    Recent Developments in the Economics of International Migration

    Edited by Barry R. Chiswick, Paul W. Miller
    This essential collection brings together the most important papers covering the wide range of themes within the evolving field of the economics of international migration. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 746.00   Web: $ 671.40
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  14. The WTO and Trade in Services

    The WTO and Trade in Services

    Edited by Bernard Hoekman
    The past few decades have witnessed a growth in the importance of services in the economy, yet until the 1980s, scholarly literature on the expanding role of trade in services in the world economy remained scarce. This timely two-volume collection, edited by a leading analyst in the field, brings together seminal works on the WTO and trade in services published in the last twenty-five years. Areas covered in this important set include the determinants and patterns of trade in services, services in regional integration agreements and the GATS. This book will be of immense value to scholars and practitioners interested in this evolving and increasingly relevant field of study. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 737.00   Web: $ 663.30
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  15. The Evolution of Organizations

    The Evolution of Organizations

    Edited by John Child
    The Evolution of Organizations brings together a selection of significant articles by leading academics as to how organizations and their environments evolve over time. They examine the foundation of evolutionary thinking, its application to the evolution of organizational populations and industries, the question of how individual organizations evolve, and the co-evolution of organizations and their environments. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 500.00   Web: $ 450.00
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  16. Globalization and Transport

    Globalization and Transport

    Edited by Kenneth Button, Henry Vega
    The field of globalization and transport has witnessed a surge in interest over the past two decades with scholars questioning the reasoning behind its growth, its impact on the environment and trade as well as its effect on the development of cities and supply chain logistics. The editors have selected seminal works from leading academics to address these issues and outline the diverse and controversial nature of this subject. Along with an original introduction, this timely volume will be of immense value to researchers, students and practitioners in the field of globalization and transport. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 423.00   Web: $ 380.70
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  17. The Economics of Gambling and National Lotteries

    The Economics of Gambling and National Lotteries

    Edited by Leighton Vaughan Williams
    This timely collection will be an immensely valuable resource for academics, policy-makers, those commercially involved in the betting and gaming sectors as well as the interested layman. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 343.00   Web: $ 308.70
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  18. The Economics of Free Trade

    The Economics of Free Trade

    Edited by Gary C. Hufbauer, Kati Suominen
    These two volumes survey the most important scholarly writings in economics and political science that explain the drivers and constraints to freer world trade. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 868.00   Web: $ 781.20
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  19. The History of Modern US Corporate Governance

    The History of Modern US Corporate Governance

    Edited by Brian R. Cheffins
    This two-volume set is a unique resource for those seeking a historical overview of the development of corporate governance. The papers trace the evolution of US corporate governance from the time when the subject became prominent in the 1970s to the present day. Topics canvassed include the board of directors, executive pay, shareholder activism and the regulatory structure that shapes corporate governance in the US. The primary focus is on the governance challenges posed by the separation of ownership and control, a hallmark of larger US public companies. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 640.00   Web: $ 576.00
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  20. Financial Globalization and Economic Performance

    Financial Globalization and Economic Performance

    Edited by Hans Visser
    The past decade has witnessed a surge in interest in the area of financial globalization and economic performance. This was stimulated by the 1997–1998 Asian financial crisis after plans to adopt full capital account liberalization by IMF member states failed. Scholars have since focused on the dangers that may result from foreign-exchange crises and increased market volatility. This essential volume brings together the seminal contributions to this important field and will be of great value to lectures and students, as well as politicians and officials involved in international economic policy making. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 343.00   Web: $ 308.70
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