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Economic History

  • Power and Privilege in Roman Societyby Richard Duncan-Jones

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00 US$ 65.60

    Explores the impact of social standing on the careers of senators and knights in the Roman Empire. more...

  • The World Economyby Dale W. Jorgenson; Kyoji Fukao; Marcel P. Timmer

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 124.00 US$ 101.68

    The first long-term analysis of the process of structural change and productivity growth in Asia, Europe, Latin America and the USA. more...

  • The Anatomy of Inequalityby Per Molander

    Melville House 2016; US$ 25.95

    From a country with one of the world?s lowest rates of income and social inequality comes a clear-eyed and timeless account that recalls Thomas Piketty?s Capital in the Twenty-First Century . In The Anatomy of Inequality , Swedish analyst Per Molander examines the development of social and economic inequity throughout the modern world, its history,... more...

  • The Post-Human Societyby Rajani Kanth

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 0.00

    The Post-Human Society is a unique, path-breaking, lyrical expose of all social, political, aesthetic infelicities of current USA. more...

  • Architects of the Euroby Kenneth Dyson; Ivo Maes

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 89.99 US$ 77.39

    This volume critically examines the contributions and the legacies of the key figures who played a role in helping to design European monetary union. more...

  • The Euroby Joseph Stiglitz

    Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 28.19

    Solidarity and prosperity fostered by economic integration: this principle has underpinned the European project from the start, and the establishment of a common currency was supposed to be its most audacious and tangible achievement. Since 2008, however, the European Union has ricocheted between stagnation and crisis. The inability of the eurozone... more...

  • Governmental Forms and Economic Developmentby Maria Brouwer

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 159.00

    This book investigates the performance of economic development under different forms of government, ranging from autocratic states to liberal democracies. Starting with a critical review of the literature on social and economic development, including the works of Frank Knight, Max Weber, Joseph Schumpeter and Peter Drucker, it offers a historical... more...

  • Human Sciences and Human Interestsby Mikael Klintman

    Taylor and Francis 2016; Not Available

    Within the disciplines of social, economic, and evolutionary science, a proud ignorance can often be found of the other areas? approaches. This text provides a novel intellectual basis for breaking this trend. Certainly, Human Sciences and Human Interests aspires to open a broad debate about what scholars in the different human sciences assume,... more...

  • Foundations of Managing Sporting Eventsby Kevin D Tennent; Alex Gillett

    Taylor and Francis 2016; Not Available

    2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the 1966 FIFA World Cup, hosted in England. Unlike previous literature, which has tended to focus activities on the field, this book brings an institutional level approach to organizing the 1966 FIFA World Cup and examines the management process in the buildup and execution of the event. This intriguing new volume... more...

  • Allies or Adversariesby Jennifer Brass

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00 US$ 65.60

    This book explores how rise of NGOs in developing countries has affected service provision, governance, state-society relations, and state development. more...