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Economic Policy

  • New Routes to Social Justiceby Claudia Chwalisz; Renaud Thillaye; Emma Kinloch

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2017; US$ 25.99

    Offers new routes towards a state which is fit for the century it serves and a framework for an engaged and educated citizenry more...

  • Structured to Fail?by Christopher Carrigan

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 28.00

    This book employs a diverse set of research methods to confront widely accepted principles of regulatory agency design. more...

  • The City of London and Social Democracyby Aled Davies

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 79.99

    How and why did social democracy give way to neoliberalism in Britain in the late twentieth century? Aled Davies asks these questions in this exploration of the City of London and its relationship with the post-war social democratic State. more...

  • Plain Textby Dennis Tenen

    Stanford University Press 2017; US$ 24.95

    Plain Text offers a rich media history of software and hardware that reflects critically on the material contexts of knowledge production, that is, on the way we read and write today. more...

  • Understanding China Todayby Silvio Beretta; Axel Berkofsky; Lihong Zhang

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 134.34

    This book covers numerous areas and aspects of Chinese domestic and external politics and policies, the Chinese economy, Chinese society and culture, and Chinese literature and history. It is divided into four sections, the first of which focuses on China’s place in world politics, including its relations with the European Union, Russia, India, Japan,... more...

  • The Ascendancy of Financeby Joseph Vogl; Simon Garnett

    Wiley 2017; US$ 24.95 US$ 21.62

    The global financial crisis of 2008 ushered in a system of informal decision-making in the grey zone between economics and politics. Legitimized by a rhetoric of emergency, ad hoc bodies have usurped democratically elected governments. In line with the neoliberal credo, the recent crisis has been used to realize the politically impossible and to re-align... more...

  • Working the Federal Budgetby George D. Krumbhaar

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 44.95

    What do nude beaches and catfish have to do with the federal budget? Quite a bit, it turns out. Working the Federal Budget fills the need for an unvarnished, readable guide to how the federal government collects money and spends it. Centuries of political struggles over the size and funding of government have produced a dense set of budget-related... more...

  • Menschenrechte im Spannungsfeld marktwirtschaftlicher Interessenby Corinna von Reutern-Kulenkamp

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 37.63

    Corinna von Reutern-Kulenkamp geht ausgehend von der Globalisierung und dem steigenden Wettbewerbsdruck der Frage nach, ob und wie transnationale Unternehmen menschenrechtskonform und zugleich unternehmerisch handeln können und sollen . Dabei kontrastiert die Autorin die moralischen Anforderungen anhand des Konsequentialismus mit den Handlungsbedingungen... more...

  • Eco-Labelling und Länderunterschiedeby Michael Saal

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 37.63

    Michael Saal untersucht Eco-Label-Programme (ELP) im internationalen Vergleich und verfolgt hierbei die These, dass ein Zusammenhang zwischen den länderspezifischen Besonderheiten und der Einführung eines ELP einerseits besteht sowie andererseits diese nationalen Unterschiede die Effektivität und damit den Erfolg eines ELP beeinflussen. Nach einer... more...

  • Rural Welfare in Chinaby Yi Pan

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 89.55

    This comprehensive reference views China’s welfare system through a cultural-historical lens to integrate its complex story into the global study of welfare. Focusing on the mainland’s vast, mainly rural population and its long and complicated history, it analyzes rural welfare from the imperial dynasties, to the socialist planned economy under Mao... more...