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Automatic Fiscal Policies to Combat Recessions
by Laurence S. Seidman (Hardcover - Mar 2003). M.E. Sharpe (March 2003). Information  

Domestic Regulation and Service Trade Liberalization (World Bank Trade and Development Series) by Aaditya Mattoo and Pierre Sauve (Paperback - Oct 16, 2003). A World Bank Publication (October 16, 2003).
This book addresses two key questions: What impact can international trade rules on services have on the design and pursuit of domestic regulatory decisions? How can such negotiations be harnessed to promote and consolidate domestic policy reform? This timely volume offers contributions from many of the world's leading experts on trade on services. Information  

Econometrics, Statistics And Computational Approaches in Food And Health Sciences by Al Bhargava (Hardcover - Dec 30, 2006). World Scientific Publishing Company; 1 edition (December 30, 2006).
Quantitative analysis is important to establish causal links between policy changes and the resulting nutrition and health effects. In this book, Alok Bhargava presents a very rich selection of such quantitative analyses, drawing on both econometrics and applied health sciences. Information 

Health Economics and Policy with Economic Applications by James W. Henderson (Hardcover - Mar 8, 2004). South-Western College Pub; 3 edition (March 8, 2004).
Health Economics and Policy is a basic introduction to the microeconomics of health, health care, and health policy. Information 

Human Rights, Labor Rights, and International Trade (Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights) by Lance A. Compa and Stephen F. Diamond (Paperback - Aug 30, 2003). University of Pennsylvania Press (August 30, 2003).

Assesses the status of workers in the global economy and avenues open to labor rights claims based on international standards. Information  

International Competition Policy: Maintaining Open Markets in the Global Economy by Michael A. Utton (Paperback - April 2008). Edward Elgar Pub (April 2008).

The opening up of world markets, rapid growth of trade and foreign direct investment create manifold problems for competition policy. Thus, international mergers may have adverse effects on many countries, international cartels may carve up world markets and dominant firms may seek to maintain their global position by exclusionary conduct. These problems have been recognized for more than half a century and some attempts have been made internationally to address them, so far with limited success. Information  

International Trademark Treaties with Commentary by Ellen P. Winner and Aaron W. Denberg (Hardcover - Jun 27, 2005). Oxford University Press, USA (June 27, 2005).
An overview of international trademark treaties places them in context within the global community's ongoing efforts to harmonize the world's standards for protecting trademarks. The current membership list for all treaties, allowing the practitioner to find treaties relevant to specific situations in particular jurisdictions. Information 

Market Dominance and Antitrust Policy by M. A. Utton (Hardcover - Mar 2003). Edward Elgar Publishing; 2 Revised edition (March 2003).
Market dominance - encompassing single firm dominance, overt and tacit collusion, mergers and vertical restraints - raises many complex analytical and policy issues, all of which continue to be the subject of theoretical research and policy reform. This second edition of a popular and comprehensive text extends the arguments and combines an analysis of the issues with a discussion of actual policy and case studies. Information 

Reassessing US Trade Policy: Priorities and Policy Recommendations for the Next Decade by Jeffrey J. Schott (Paperback - Jan 2009). Peterson Institute; 1 New edition (January 2009). Information  

Regulatory Impact Assessment: Towards Better Regulation? (The Crc Series on Competition, Regulation and Development) by Colin Kirkpatrick and David Parker (Paperback - Nov 30, 2008). Edward Elgar Pub (November 30, 2008).
Comprehensive in its approach, this book contributes to the literature on evidence-based decision making as part of the new public management. By rigorously examining the principles of better regulation and focusing on the problem of applicability and adoption of RIA practices around the world, it will greatly aid understanding of regulatory policy design and implementation.Information   

The Economics of Industrial Organization by William G. Shepherd and Joanna Mehlhop Shepherd (Paperback - Aug 2003). Waveland Press; 5 edition (August 2003).
The study of industrial organization extends to the core of these most important questions of economics. Throughout the field's history, various clashing schools of thought have attempted to sort through these complex issues, examining both abstract theory and real-life cases. Information 

The Problems and Promise of Commercial Society: Adam Smith's Response to Rousseau by Dennis Carl Rasmussen (Hardcover - Jun 1, 2008). Pennsylvania State University Press (June 1, 2008).
Adam Smith is popularly regarded as the ideological forefather of laissez-faire capitalism, while Rousseau is seen as the passionate advocate of the life of virtue in small, harmonious communities and as a sharp critic of the ills of commercial society. But, in fact, Smith had many of the same worries about commercial society that Rousseau did and was strongly influenced by his critique. Information 


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