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  • Data Smartby John W. Foreman

    Wiley 2013; US$ 45.00

    Data Science gets thrown around in the press like it's magic. Major retailers are predicting everything from when their customers are pregnant to when they want a new pair of Chuck Taylors. It's a brave new world where seemingly meaningless data can be transformed into valuable insight to drive smart business decisions. But how does one exactly... more...

  • Agglomeration, Clusters and Entrepreneurshipby C. Karlsson; B. Johansson; R. R. Stough

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    Regional economic development has experienced considerable dynamism over recent years. Perhaps the most notable cases were the rise of China and India to emergent country status by the turn of the millennium. With time now for hindsight, this book identifies some of the key forces behind these development successes, namely agglomeration, clusters and... more...

  • Food Security Policy in Africa Between Disaster Relief and Structural Adjustmentby Gabriele Geier

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 83.95

    According to the FAO, one person in three in sub-Saharan Africa suffers from malnutrition, and one in seven is in danger of dying. Most African countries no longer seem capable of ensuring that their people have access to sufficient food. Given the failure of past efforts the objectives of food security policies and their effectiveness have to be reconsidered.... more...

  • Progress, Poverty and Populationby John Avery

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 73.95

    This work traces the history of a debate which took place among the economists, political philosophers and writers of the late 18th and early 19th centuries, about whether the benefits of scientific progress would be nullified by the growth of the global population. more...

  • Germany's Economic Renaissanceby Jack Ewing

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 50.00

    Can American companies learn to operate like German Mittelstand manufacturers? Find the answer to this question in Germany's Economic Renaissance . more...

  • Rettet Europa, nicht nur die Banken!by Reinhard Crusius

    Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 17.35

    'Wer einen Sumpf trockenlegen will, darf nicht die Frösche fragen!' Nach diesem zynischen Motto wird seit Jahren Euro- und Europapolitik diktiert - ökonomisch katastrophal, schuldenpolitisch kontraproduktiv, europapolitisch zerstörerisch, sozialpolitisch ungerecht. Die großen Nutznießer: Die Reichen und Eliten in den Krisenländern und die europäischen... more...

  • Vital Signs 2001-2002by Worldwatch Institute

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 28.95

    This annual volume from the Worldwatch Institute gives prominence to key trends that too often escape the attention of the news media, world leaders and economic experts. By distilling 45 vital signs of our times from thousands of government, industrial and scientific sources, the volume allows readers to track key indicators that show social, economic... more...

  • Which Worldby Allen Hammond

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 50.00

    ?Today, humanity faces a fundamentally different challenge ? that of managing a planet and a global human civilization in ways that will sustain both indefinitely. What makes this task less than easy are the pace and complexity of change. Over the next half century, human society will undergo a profound demographic transformation, experience fundamental... more...

  • Vital Signs 2000-2001by Lester R. Brown; Michael Renner; Brian Halweil

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 26.95

    This ninth annual edition of Vital Signs takes the world's pulse by compiling a wide-ranging collection of trends that identify both problems and progress in the quest for a sustainable society. It highlights both alarming situations and encouraging developments. Part One is a comprehensive presentation of the key indicators in areas such as food,... more...

  • Vital Signs 1999-2000by Lester R. Brown; Michael Renner

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 28.95

    This annual volume shows key trends that should be integrated into the planning of our global future. It enables readers to track key indicators that show social, economic and environmental progress, or the lack of it, into 45 vital signs of our time. Each trend is presented as an overview using both text and graphics. more...