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  • Politisierter Konsum - konsumierte Politikby Jörn Lamla; Sighard Neckel

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2007; US$ 54.99

    Der Band zeichnet den Wandel des Politischen in einer durch Vermarktlichungsprozesse und Konsumkultur geprägten Gesellschaft nach. Analysiert wird, wie der moderne Konsum zum Gegenstand von Politisierungsprozessen geworden ist, sei es in Entwürfen für alternative Wirtschaftsordnungen, in alltäglichen Formen einer "Politik mit dem Einkaufskorb" oder... more...

  • The Economic Theory and Measurement of Environmental Benefitsby Per-Olov Johansson

    Cambridge University Press 1987; US$ 52.00

    This book is an advanced text in welfare economics and its application to environmental economics. more...

  • The Idea of Luxuryby Christopher J. Berry

    Cambridge University Press 1994; US$ 32.00

    This book analyses the idea of luxury, shows how its evaluative meaning has changed, and explores its role in the determination of social order. more...

  • The Economics of Unemployment (Routledge Revivals)by J. A. Hobson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 46.95

    First published in 1922, Hobson?s study of the depression and resulting unemployment in the aftermath of the First World War is a far-sighted analysis which looks beyond the consequences of the war itself, at the root economic causes of the crisis. Dealing with issues such as the failure of consumption, trade fluctuations, the balance of spending... more...

  • Excessby Kim Humphery

    Wiley 2013; US$ 69.95

    Over-consumption is one of the key issues of our time, especially in the Western world. Over the past decade, in the face of historically unprecedented levels of consumer spending in the West - and the more recent impact of recession - a vigorous politics of anti-consumerism has emerged in a range of wealthy nations. This timely and original new... more...

  • World Consumption Economicsby Chen Dongling

    World Scientific Publishing Company 1999; US$ 82.00

    This book extends research in consumption economics by identifying similarities and differences in consumption patterns in a large number of countries, both developed and less developed. Its approach is to carefully analyze a large body of data from a highly diverse group of countries to determine the extent to which a simple economic framework can... more...

  • Black Wealth / White Wealthby Melvin Oliver; Thomas Shapiro

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    The award-winning Black Wealth / White Wealth offers a powerful portrait of racial inequality based on an analysis of private wealth. Melvin Oliver and Thomas Shapiro's groundbreaking research analyzes wealth - total assets and debts rather than income alone - to uncover deep and persistent racial inequality in America, and they show how public... more...

  • A Stochastic Framework for Public Debt Sustainability Analysisby Gabriel Di Bella

    International Monetary Fund 2008; US$ 9.00

    This paper proposes a framework for public debt sustainability analysis (DSA) that is complementary to that generally used by IFIs. The DSA in this paper has three components: (i) an integrated and consistent accounting framework for the Consolidated Public Sector (CPS); (ii) the estimation of an appropriate, and country-specific debt threshold, following... more...

  • Cultural Studies and Anti-Consumerismby Sam Binkley; Jo Littler

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Anti-consumerism has become a conspicuous part of contemporary activism and popular culture, from ?culture jams? and actions against Esso and Starbucks, through the downshifting and voluntary simplicity movements, the rise of ethical consumption and organic and the high profile of films and books like Supersize Me! and No Logo. A rising awareness... more...

  • Noch lange nicht Methusalem!by Lothar Abicht

    W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2007; US$ 18.58

    Lothar Abicht verknüpft die demografische Entwicklung in Deutschland mit den Veränderungen in der Arbeitswelt und der Herausforderung des Lebenslangen Lernens für Arbeitnehmer und Arbeitgeber. Er stellt exemplarisch Formen des selbstorganisierten Lernens vor, die eine neue Lernkultur begründen können; eine Lernkultur, die den Fachkräftemangel entschärft,... more...