search for books and compare prices
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Economic Policy matches 2946 work(s)
at beginning | displaying 1 to 25 | next 25 >
Jump to start at |
show results in order: alphabetically | oldest to newest | newest to oldest
Cover for 9781349446292 Cover for 9783319209272 Cover for 9783319209296 Cover for 9784431559078 Cover for 9781316606889 Cover for 9789811005411 Cover for 9783319090689 Cover for 9783319090702 Cover for 9783319275871 Cover for 9781511385619 Cover for 9780190226763 Cover for 9789629967888 Cover for 9783658062262 Cover for 9781101871195 Cover for 9780674970601 Cover for 9780190499204 Cover for 9781138926981 Cover for 9781138926998 Cover for 9780252040597 Cover for 9780252082092 Cover for 9780198712220 Cover for 9780198788089 Cover for 9789811001307 Cover for 9783838209555 Cover for 9781447318941 Cover for 9780198788157 Cover for 9789811011177 Cover for 9780674725645 Cover for 9780674970793 Cover for 9781472580887
Product Description: Sport on television is big business, but it is about more than just commerce. Using a range of national case studies from Europe and beyond, this book analyses the political, economic, social and regulatory issues raised in relation to the buying and selling of television sports rights...read more

Paperback:

9781137602022 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 3, 2016, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Sport on television is big business, but it is about more than just commerce.
9781349446292 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2014, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Sport on television is big business, but it is about more than just commerce.

cover image for 9783319209272
Product Description: This work serves as a comprehensive collection of global scholarship regarding the vast fields of public administration and public policy. Written and edited by leading international scholars and practitioners, this exhaustive resource covers all areas of the twin fields of study...read more
By Ali Farazmand (editor)

Hardcover:

9783319209272, titled "Global Encyclopedia of Public Administration, Public Policy, and Governance" | Springer Verlag, October 12, 2017, cover price $4300.00 | About this edition: This work serves as a comprehensive collection of global scholarship regarding the vast fields of public administration and public policy.

Paperback:

9783319209296, titled "Global Encyclopedia of Public Administration, Public Policy, and Governance" | Pap/psc edition (Springer Verlag, October 12, 2017), cover price $6450.00 | About this edition: This work serves as a comprehensive collection of global scholarship regarding the vast fields of public administration and public policy.

cover image for 9784431559078
Product Description: This book, based on economics and game theory, analyzes the changes that Japan is now facing as a reflection of changes in Japanese families and society. The author presents a simple framework for the structural relationship among markets, communities including families, and the state; and uses it to explain the changes that have occurred in Japanese society...read more

Hardcover:

9784431559078 | Springer Verlag, September 7, 2017, cover price $139.00 | About this edition: This book, based on economics and game theory, analyzes the changes that Japan is now facing as a reflection of changes in Japanese families and society.

By Roger Eatwell (editor)

Hardcover:

9781473930230 | Sage Pubns Ltd, October 11, 2017, cover price $175.00

cover image for 9781316606889
Product Description: Originally published in 1956, as number 17 in the Occasional Papers of the National Institute of Economic and Social Research series, this book presents an investigation into the cost of the National Health Service. Using the technique of 'social accounting', the text was written 'to trace for the National Health Service as a whole in England and Wales, and for each of its main branches, the changes in factor cost and in the amount of resources absorbed since the Service was established'...read more

Paperback:

9781316606889 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 28, 2016, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Originally published in 1956, as number 17 in the Occasional Papers of the National Institute of Economic and Social Research series, this book presents an investigation into the cost of the National Health Service.

cover image for 9789811005411
Product Description: The Annual Report objectively reflects the year’s developments in terms of politics, the economy, society, culture, the environment, innovation and reform, and describes the problems, challenges and countermeasures in both traditional and new special economic zones...read more

Hardcover:

9789811005411 | Annual edition (Springer Verlag, June 8, 2017), cover price $119.00 | About this edition: The Annual Report objectively reflects the year’s developments in terms of politics, the economy, society, culture, the environment, innovation and reform, and describes the problems, challenges and countermeasures in both traditional and new special economic zones.

cover image for 9783319090689
Product Description: This volume covers a wide spectrum of issues relating to economic and political development enabled by information and communication technology (ICT). Showcasing contributions from researchers, industry leaders and policymakers, this Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the challenges and opportunities created by technological innovations that are profoundly affecting the dynamics of economic growth, promotion of democratic principles, and the protection of individual, national, and regional rights...read more

Hardcover:

9783319090689 | Springer Verlag, September 16, 2017, cover price $499.00 | About this edition: This volume covers a wide spectrum of issues relating to economic and political development enabled by information and communication technology (ICT).

Paperback:

9783319090702 | Pap/psc edition (Springer Verlag, September 16, 2017), cover price $899.00 | About this edition: This volume covers a wide spectrum of issues relating to economic and political development enabled by information and communication technology (ICT).

cover image for 9783319275871
Product Description: This book addresses two general questions that have arisen as a result of the uneven rise of the various Asian economies in contemporary times. First, to lift people out of poverty and to improve the quality of their lives, how do we institute policies that will ensure economic growth in the different regions of Asia? Second, what can we do to ensure that the economic growth we seek is sustainable so that the regional economic development that emerges is broad-based, inclusive, and environmentally conscious? Specifically, this edited book will provide a unified perspective on regional growth and sustainable development in Asia by focusing on the above two broad questions...read more

Hardcover:

9783319275871 | Springer Verlag, April 9, 2017, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This book addresses two general questions that have arisen as a result of the uneven rise of the various Asian economies in contemporary times.

cover image for 9781511385619
Product Description: We’ve all heard that the American Dream is vanishing, and that the cause is rising income inequality. The rich are getting richer by rigging the system in their favor, leaving the rest of us to struggle just to keep our heads above water...read more
By Jeff Cummings (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781511385619 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, March 7, 2017), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: We’ve all heard that the American Dream is vanishing, and that the cause is rising income inequality.

cover image for 9780190226763
Product Description: What do Stone Age axes, Toll House cookies, and Burning Man have in common? They are all examples of code in action. What is "code"? Code is the DNA of human civilization as it has evolved from Neolithic simplicity to modern complexity...read more

Hardcover:

9780190226763 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 27, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: What do Stone Age axes, Toll House cookies, and Burning Man have in common?

cover image for 9789629967888
Product Description: Hong Kong has remained a wealthy financial hub but its income inequality is greater than that in any developed economy. The growing unequal income distribution and poverty in Hong Kong have aroused public concern. This book brings together some of Hong Kong’s and the U...read more
By Maggie Lau (editor)

Hardcover:

9789629967888 | Chinese Univ Pr, February 1, 2017, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: Hong Kong has remained a wealthy financial hub but its income inequality is greater than that in any developed economy.

cover image for 9783658062262
Product Description: In diesem Kompendium führen 40 Politik- und Wirtschaftswissenschaftler aus insgesamt 25 Hochschulen gemeinsam in die wichtigsten Bereiche der Politischen Ökonomie ein und beleuchten die verschiedenen Teilbereiche jeweils aus Sicht beider Disziplinen...read more
By Klaus Schubert (editor)

Hardcover:

9783658062262 | Gabler, January 27, 2017, cover price $69.99 | About this edition: In diesem Kompendium führen 40 Politik- und Wirtschaftswissenschaftler aus insgesamt 25 Hochschulen gemeinsam in die wichtigsten Bereiche der Politischen Ökonomie ein und beleuchten die verschiedenen Teilbereiche jeweils aus Sicht beider Disziplinen.

cover image for 9781101871195
Product Description: Here is a bracing deconstruction of the framework for understanding the world that is learned as gospel in Economics 101, regardless of its imaginary assumptions and misleading half-truths.Economism: an ideology that distorts the valid principles and tools of introductory college economics, propagated by self-styled experts, zealous lobbyists, clueless politicians, and ignorant pundits...read more

Hardcover:

9781101871195 | Pantheon Books, January 10, 2017, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Here is a bracing deconstruction of the framework for understanding the world that is learned as gospel in Economics 101, regardless of its imaginary assumptions and misleading half-truths.

cover image for 9780674970601
Product Description: This book, an in-depth study of Nationalist tariff policy, fundamentally challenges the widely accepted idea that the key to the Communist seizure of power in China lay in the incompetence of Chiang Kai-shek’s Nationalist government...read more

Hardcover:

9780674970601, titled "No Great Wall: Trade, Tariffs, and Nationalism in Republican China, 1927–1945" | Harvard Univ Council on East Asian, February 13, 2017, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This book, an in-depth study of Nationalist tariff policy, fundamentally challenges the widely accepted idea that the key to the Communist seizure of power in China lay in the incompetence of Chiang Kai-shek’s Nationalist government.

cover image for 9780190499204
Product Description: Europe is in a serious crisis but that it can face up to these challenges. In Europe's Growth Challenge Anders Aslund and Simeon Djankov argue that the European Union can only be successful if it carries out substantial changes in the European economic system...read more

Hardcover:

9780190499204 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 29, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Europe is in a serious crisis but that it can face up to these challenges.

cover image for 9781138926998
Product Description: This brief text offers an unbiased reflection on debates about neoliberalism and its alternatives in Latin America with an emphasis on the institutional puzzle that underlies the region’s difficulties with democratization and development...read more

Hardcover:

9781138926981 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, December 15, 2016), cover price $135.00 | About this edition: This brief text offers an unbiased reflection on debates about neoliberalism and its alternatives in Latin America with an emphasis on the institutional puzzle that underlies the region’s difficulties with democratization and development.

Paperback:

9781138926998 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, December 15, 2016), cover price $48.95 | About this edition: This brief text offers an unbiased reflection on debates about neoliberalism and its alternatives in Latin America with an emphasis on the institutional puzzle that underlies the region’s difficulties with democratization and development.

cover image for 9780252040597
Product Description: The neoliberal philosophy of fiscal austerity aligned with reduced regulation has transformed Chicago. As pursued by mayor Rahm Emanuel and his predecessor Richard M. Daley, neoliberalism led officials to privatize everything from parking meters to schools, gut regulations and social services, and promote gentrification wherever possible...read more

Hardcover:

9780252040597 | Univ of Illinois Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: The neoliberal philosophy of fiscal austerity aligned with reduced regulation has transformed Chicago.

Paperback:

9780252082092 | Reprint edition (Univ of Illinois Pr, December 1, 2016), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: The neoliberal philosophy of fiscal austerity aligned with reduced regulation has transformed Chicago.

cover image for 9780198788089
Product Description: Adam Smith's 'invisible hand' relied on the self-interest of individuals to produce good outcomes. Economists' belief in efficient markets took this idea further by assuming that all individuals are selfish. This belief underpinned financial deregulation, and the theories on incentives and performance which supported it...read more
By David Vines (editor)

Hardcover:

9780198712220 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 7, 2014, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Adam Smith's 'invisible hand' relied on the self-interest of individuals to produce good outcomes.

Paperback:

9780198788089 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 29, 2016), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Adam Smith's 'invisible hand' relied on the self-interest of individuals to produce good outcomes.

cover image for 9789811001307
Product Description: This book aims to clarify the present situation of the relations between small island countries and territories on the one hand and the great powers, mainland areas, and mega-islands on the other, and explores how small island countries and territories preserve and build their identity under globalization...read more
By Yoko Fujita (editor)

Hardcover:

9789811001307 | Springer Verlag, June 14, 2016, cover price $179.00 | About this edition: This book aims to clarify the present situation of the relations between small island countries and territories on the one hand and the great powers, mainland areas, and mega-islands on the other, and explores how small island countries and territories preserve and build their identity under globalization.

cover image for 9783838209555
Product Description: How can the G20 fulfill their role most efficiently in the post-crisis era, and what role do the emerging economies play in the new global economic order? This timely volume provides an overview of the most important challenges ahead for the G20, especially China.

Paperback:

9783838209555, titled "Who Will Govern the New World—the Present and Future of the G20" | Ibidem-Verlag Haunschild/Schoen gbr, November 15, 2016, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: How can the G20 fulfill their role most efficiently in the post-crisis era, and what role do the emerging economies play in the new global economic order?

cover image for 9781447318941
Product Description: Despite our fitful attempts over decades at reform, the global financial system seems caught in cycles of boom and bust, instability, and scandal. In this timely new book, Joel Magnuson builds on the classic works of E. F. Schumacher and other kindred spirits to provide a Buddhist economics perspective on this recurring pattern, and offers new possibilities for real change...read more

Paperback:

9781447318941 | Policy Pr, November 15, 2016, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Despite our fitful attempts over decades at reform, the global financial system seems caught in cycles of boom and bust, instability, and scandal.

cover image for 9780198788157
Product Description: The Politics of Economic Activity confronts head-on deeply rooted understandings of how politics affects economics. The book proposes a robust, incisive alternative definition of politics: the mobilization of values to change or reproduce the institutions that orientate, and indeed make possible, economic activity...read more

Hardcover:

9780198788157 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 8, 2016, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: The Politics of Economic Activity confronts head-on deeply rooted understandings of how politics affects economics.

cover image for 9789811011177
Product Description: This book provides new insights into the economic impacts, strategic objectives and legal structures of an emerging branch of government incentives conditioned on meeting intellectual property-related requirements. Despite becoming more common in recent years, such incentives – ranging from patent fee subsidies and patent box tax deductions to inventor remuneration schemes – are still under-researched...read more
By Hefa Song (editor)

Hardcover:

9789811011177 | Springer Verlag, June 22, 2016, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This book provides new insights into the economic impacts, strategic objectives and legal structures of an emerging branch of government incentives conditioned on meeting intellectual property-related requirements.

cover image for 9780674970793
Product Description: Overregulated and displaced by barges, trucks, and jet aviation, railroads fell into decline. Their misfortune was measured in lost market share, abandoned track, bankruptcies, and unemployment. Today, rail transportation is reviving...read more

Hardcover:

9780674725645 | Harvard Univ Pr, June 17, 2014, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: Once an icon of American industry, railroads fell into a long decline beginning around the turn of the twentieth century.

Paperback:

9780674970793 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, November 21, 2016), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Overregulated and displaced by barges, trucks, and jet aviation, railroads fell into decline.

cover image for 9781472580887
Product Description: This book offers a state of the art analysis of innovative development finance, examining both new ideas and recent practice.The book opens with chapters from experts commissioned by the United Nations, tracing the history of innovative finance over the last fifty years, examining experiences in the health sector both at global and regional levels, and looking at innovative finance practice in Asia and Latin America...read more
By Rob Vos (editor)

Hardcover:

9781472580887 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 20, 2016, cover price $94.00 | About this edition: This book offers a state of the art analysis of innovative development finance, examining both new ideas and recent practice.

at beginning | displaying 1 to 25 | next 25 >