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    • Róna, Peter; Zsolnai, László (2020)
      This open access book provides an exploration of the consequences of the ontological differences between natural and social objects (sometimes described as objects of nature and objects of thought) in the workings of causal ...
    • Slocomb, Margaret (2010-01-01)
      While colonization, protracted war and violent revolution are commonly blamed for Cambodia's failure to modernize its economy in the twentieth century, Margaret Slocomb's Economic History of Cambodia in the Twentieth Century ...
    • Nayyar, Deepak (2019)
      Gunnar Myrdal published his magnum opus, Asian Drama: An Inquiry into the Poverty of Nations, in 1968. He was deeply pessimistic about development prospects in Asia. The fifty years since then have witnessed a remarkable ...
    • Anderson, Kym (2009)
      This two-volume collection brings together the first 53 Joseph Fisher Lectures in economics and commerce, presented at the Adelaide University every other year since 1904. Funds for the Lectures, together with a medal for ...
    • Anderson, Kym (2009)
      This two-volume collection brings together the first 53 Joseph Fisher Lectures in economics and commerce, presented at the Adelaide University every other year since 1904. Funds for the Lectures, together with a medal for ...
    • Hancock, Keith (2013)
      The advent of industrial regulation by tribunal came close to the turn of the century. Wages boards began in Victoria in 1896 and courts of arbitration in 1900. The first day of the new century was also the first day of ...
    • Kurosawa, Takafumi (2017)
      "Changes in the dynamics of economic activities since the last decades of the 20th century have yielded major changes in the composition of industries and the division of labor and production across different regions of ...
    • Kurz, Heinz D.; Salvadori, Neri (2003)
      In this thought-provoking book, well known economists Kurz and Salvadori cover original findings and new vistas on old problems. They cover: alternative interpretations of classical economists new growth ...
    • Dormois, Jean-Pierre; Lains, Pedro (2006)
      Including contributions from such figures as Douglas Irwin, James Foreman-Peck, Kevin O'Rourke and Max-Stefan-Schulze, this key book summarizes the recent empirical research carried out on the issue of the classical period ...
    • Moser, Karin (2019)
      Filmed commercials are part of the culture of remembrance and of corporate and film history. When did this form of advertising begin? Who were the first sponsors and were advertising films made differently at that time ...
    • Takagi, Yusuke; Kanchoochat, Veerayooth; Sonobe, Tetsushi (2019)
      This open access book modifies and revitalizes the concept of the ‘developmental state’ to understand the politics of emerging economy through nuanced analysis on the roles of human agency in the context of structural ...
    • Johannsen, Hans-Markus (2018)
      Seit ihrer Gründung ist die Europäische Gemeinschaft hin- und hergerissen zwischen einer marktwirtschaftlichen und einer interventionistischen Wirtschaftsordnung. Über einen Zeitraum von 1955 bis heute wird die französische ...
    • (2020)
      This open access book provides an in-depth examination of Japan's policy responses to the economic challenges of the 1980s and '90s. While MITI's earlier role in promoting rapid growth has been addressed in other studies, ...
    • Hartmann, Daniel (2018)
      Anfang 2006 tritt Alan Greenspan als Vorsitzender der Federal Reserve (Fed) ab. Damit endet gleichzeitig eine einschneidende Epoche der amerikanischen Geldpolitik. Das Urteil zur <I>Greenspan-Ära </I>fällt bisher ambivalent ...
    • Knittel, Michael (2018)
      Bankensysteme wurden immer wieder von starken Störungen beeinträchtigt, welche sich ebenfalls negativ auf die Wirtschaftstätigkeit der betroffenen Nation ausgewirkt haben. Die Zentralbank hat im Zusammenhang mit systemweiten ...
    • Anderson, Kym; Nelgen, Signe (2011)
      Until very recently, most grape-based wine was consumed close to where it was produced, and mostly that was in Europe. Barely one-tenth of the world’s wine production was exported prior to the 1970s, even counting ...
    • Anderson, Kym; Aryal, Nanda R. (2015)
      Another magisterial statistical compendium from Kym Anderson, with the assistance of Nanda Aryal: surely no nation's wine endeavours have ever been more precisely tracked through history than Australia's are here. The depth ...
    • Reden, Sitta (2020)
      The notion of the “Silk Road” that the German geographer Ferdinand von Richthofen invented in the 19th century has lost attraction to scholars in light of large amounts of new evidence and new approaches. The handbook ...
    • Sjöholm, Frederik; Tongzon, José (2005)
      This book examines the institutional changes taking place in, and challenges facing, the region since 1997. It also describes various differences in the reform process between countries in the region. Sjöholm and Tongzon ...
    • Latham, A.J.H.; Kawakatsu, Heita (2006)
      Intra-Asian trade is a major theme of recent writing on Asian economic history. From the second half of the nineteenth century, intra-Asian trade flows linked Asia into an integrated economic system, with reciprocal benefits ...