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A New View of Comparative Economics with Economic Applications Card and InfoTrac College Edition
by David A. Kennett (Hardcover - Oct 1, 2003). South-Western College Pub; 2 edition (October 1, 2003).

A comprehensive reevaluation of the nature of economic systems across the globe, A New View of Comparative Economic Systems is today's choice for today's world. This exciting text is not merely a re-treading of an obsolete Soviet-oriented text, but a fresh, new, and comprehensive reappraisal of the nature and study of economic systems. A New View of Comparative Economic Systems defines a new approach and will set the standard for years to come in Comparative Economic courses. Information 

Challenge of Third World Development, The (4th Edition) by Howard Handelman (Paperback - Sep 4, 2005). Prentice Hall; 4 edition (September 4, 2005).
This book explores political, economic, and social issues common to diverse Third World countries. It stresses the themes of democratization, modernization, and dependency theory, examining the nature of underdevelopment. The text analyzes the major political and socio economic rifts that divide many of these nations and the efforts being made to understand and address these challenges. Information  

Comparative Economics in a Transforming World Economy, 2nd Edition by J. Barkley, Jr. Rosser and Marina V. Rosser (Hardcover - Feb 1, 2004). The MIT Press; 2 edition (February 1, 2004).
Text offers an approach to understanding different economic systems that reflects recent transformations in the world economy and recent changes in the field of comparative economic systems. Focuses on fifteen country studies, organized by economic system. For students. Includes index, glossary, references, and discussion questions. Information  

Competing Capitalisms: Institutions and Economies (Critical Studies in Economic Institutions Series) by Richard Whitley (Hardcover - Aug 2002). Edward Elgar Publishing (August 2002).
This authoritative collection brings together the leading contributions to the comparative study of forms of capitalism. An introductory essay presents the context in which these contributions developed, discusses the major issues raised by such comparative work, and suggests likely future developments. Information

Economic Systems & Comparative Economics II: Harwood Fundamentals of Applied Economics by J. Lesourne (Hardcover - May 3, 2002). Taylor & Francis; 1 edition (May 3, 2002). Information 

Green Accounting In Europe: A Comparative Study, Volume 2 (The Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (Feem) Series on Economics, the Environment and Sustainable ... (Feem) Series on Economics, the Environment) by Anil Markandya and Marialuisa Tamborra (Hardcover - Feb 28, 2006). Edward Elgar Publishing (February 28, 2006).
Traditional measures of economic activity, such as GDP, take no account of damage done to the stock of natural capital by environmental change nor the loss of welfare that economic activity causes through increased pollution. This book predominantly addresses the second question and develops and expands previous research by the authors (Markandya and Pavan, 1999). Information 

International Business Law and Its Environment by Richard Schaffer, Beverley Earle, and Filiberto Agusti (Hardcover - May 3, 2004). South-Western College/West; 6 edition (May 3, 2004).
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS LAW AND IT'S ENVIRONMENT, 4th Edition employs a comparative approach that emphasizes private law and facilitates effective managerial decision-making. The authors balance the legal challenges of doing business in developing and non-market-economy countries with the economic and political issues that commonly arise. Information 

Linking Local and Global Economies: The Ties That Bind (Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy) by C. Pietrobelli (Hardcover - Oct 15, 2003). Routledge; 1 edition (October 15, 2003).
Firms everywhere are increasingly embedded in multidimensional relations, often crucially related to knowledge and technology transfers, and that occur at a local and global level. They may take the form of clusters, networks, inter-firm partnerships of value and production chains. The book examines the thesis that global ties do not exclude but need and complement local ties. Information 

Measuring Globalisation:: Activities of Multinationals, Vol 1, 2007, Manufacturing + Vol 2, 2008, Services (Paperback - April 30, 2008). Organization for Economic (April 30, 2008). Information 

Planning and Profits in Socialist Economies (Routledge Library Editions-Economics, 11) by Jean-C Asselain (Hardcover - Sep 24, 2003). Routledge; 1 edition (September 24, 2003). Information 

Restructuring Work and Employment in Europe: Managing Change in an Era of Globalisation by Bernard Gazier and Frederic Bruggeman (Hardcover - Oct 8, 2008), Edward Elgar Pub (October 8, 2008).
This detailed, comprehensive study on downsizing in Europe is underpinned by cross-national, interdisciplinary empirical research on restructuring management in five European countries: Belgium, France, Germany, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. It contains systematic national comparative overviews, and transversal analyses of more than 30 in-depth case studies, taking into account a broad range of perspectives across professional human resources managers, unions' representatives, local and national civil servants, social workers and physicians. Information 

Small Country Innovation Systems: Globalization, Change and Policy in Asia and Europe by Charles Edquist and Leif Hommen (Hardcover - April 8, 2008). Edward Elgar Publishing (April 8, 2008). Information 

Systems of Innovation and Development: Evidence from Brazil (New Horizons in the Economics of Innovation Series) by Jose E. Cassiolato, Helena Maria Martins Lastres, and Maria Lucia Maciel (Hardcover - Oct 2003). Edward Elgar Publishing (October 2003).
This significant new book demonstrates how the ‘systems of innovation’ approach can be utilized to understand the complex interactions between innovation and growth which, in turn, can enhance the prospects of developing nations. Information 


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