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- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 59.95
Financial incentives have long been used to try to influence professional values and practices. Recent events including the global financial crisis and the BP Texas City refinery disaster have been linked to such incentives, with commentators calling for a critical look at these systems given the catastrophic outcomes. Risky Rewards engages with this... more...
- Counterpoint 2015; US$ 26.00
Our planet is approaching a critical environmental juncture. Across the globe we continue to deplete the five pools of carbon – soil, wood, coal, oil, and natural gas – at an unsustainable rate. We?ve burned up half the planet?s known reserves of oil – one trillion barrels – in less than a century. When these sources of energy-rich carbon go into... more...
- Encounter Books 2015; US$ 27.99
The 2008 financial crisis—like the Great Depression—was a world-historical event. What caused it will be debated for years, if not generations. The conventional narrative is that the financial crisis was caused by Wall Street greed and insufficient regulation of the financial system. That narrative produced the Dodd-Frank Act, the most comprehensive... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95
This guide concentrates on resources that are useful, in an easy-to-use format to enable architects, designers and engineers to access a wealth of knowledge. Information allows users to find, evaluate and contact the resources that can save time and money in day-to-day practice. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
The second edition of this innovative and affordable book integrates environmental and financial sustainability into its distinctive regional approach. By focusing on political economy in its cultural, religious and historical roots, as well as leadership decisions, it spurs critical thinking. Working through the unique development paths of individual... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95
Provides a comprehensive look at local economic development and public policy, placing special emphasis on quality of life and sustainability. It draws extensively on case studies, and includes both mainstream and alternative perspectives in dealing with economic growth and development issues. The contributions of economic theories and empirical research... more...
- Publish Green 2014; US$ 50.00
TheNIC Investment Guideis the definitive resource for anyone involved in or looking to enter the seniors housing and care property sector.It provides the most current and reliable industry data to help investigate the opportunities and risks of investing in seniors housing and care properties.TheNIC Investment Guideincludes a comprehensive introduction... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 35.95
Degrowth is a rejection of the illusion of growth and a call to repoliticize the public debate colonized by the idiom of economism. It is a project advocating the democratically-led shrinking of production and consumption with the aim of achieving social justice and ecological sustainability. This overview of degrowth offers a comprehensive... more...
- C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 23.70
Wie entstehen die Akkumulation und die Distribution von Kapital? Welche Dynamiken sind dafür maßgeblich? Fragen der langfristigen Evolution von Ungleichheit, der Konzentration von Wohlstand in wenigen Händen und nach den Chancen für ökonomisches Wachstum bilden den Kern der Politischen Ökonomie. Aber befriedigende Antworten darauf gab es bislang kaum,... more...