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Published: Tue, 12 Dec 2017 05:20:30 GMT2017-12-12T05:20:30Z

 



The Marriage Motive: A Price Theory of Marriage(Grossbard)

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 01:15:51 GMT2014-11-27T01:15:51Z

How Marriage Markets Affect Employment, Consumption, and Savings

While this book contains numerous facts and empirical findings and touches on policy issues, its main contribution to the existing literature lies in the theoretical perspective it offers. The core of this book is a general equilibrium theory of labor and marriage presented in Chapter 2, which provides the conceptual framework for the rest of the chapters. Two major implications of the theory ...




Social Ties and Economic Performance(van Dijk)

Wed, 13 Aug 2014 23:13:18 GMT2014-08-13T23:13:18Z

series:Theory and Decision Library C

This volume focuses on the social impact of the public sector on the performance of the private sector, especially in the long term. It presents a model of the formation of social ties by economic interaction and uses this to explore the relevance of social ties and their dynamics for economic performance. The impact of public provision and stochastic migration on social ties and the (total) ...




Efficient Rent-Seeking

Wed, 13 Aug 2014 23:04:13 GMT2014-08-13T23:04:13Z

Chronicle of an Intellectual Quagmire

Some time ago one of the editors (Gordon Tullock) stumbled on a paradox in the competition for rents. He asked a previous research assistant (William Hunter) to work out some examples and gave a seminar on it. For reasons he cannot recall (but probably bad) he titled his talk `Efficient Rent Seeking'. As Editor of Public Choice he was able to publish without a referee. Incidentally, The ...




Clusters in Automotive and Information & Communication Technology

Thu, 10 Jul 2014 06:06:39 GMT2014-07-10T06:06:39Z

Innovation, Multinationalization and Networking Dynamics

Information & communication technology (ICT) and the automotive sector are two of the most important industries in the EU and the US. The EU’s eastern expansion and economic globalization have reinforced competition on the one hand; on the other hand the importance of outsourcing and off-shoring has increased. Against this background the intensification of innovation dynamics becomes crucial – ...




Economics and the Interpretation and Application of U.S. and E.U. Antitrust Law(Markovits)

Fri, 23 May 2014 23:57:39 GMT2014-05-23T23:57:39Z

Volume I Basic Concepts and Economics-Based Legal Analyses of Oligopolistic and Predatory Conduct

This volume (1) defines the specific-anticompetitive-intent, lessening-competition, distorting-competition, and exploitative-abuse tests of illegality promulgated by U.S. and/or  E.U. antitrust law, (2) compares the efficiency defenses promulgated by U.S. and E.U. antitrust law, (3) compares the conduct-coverage of the various U.S. and E.U. antitrust laws, (4) defines price competition and ...




Economics and the Interpretation and Application of U.S. and E.U. Antitrust Law(Markovits)

Fri, 23 May 2014 23:57:38 GMT2014-05-23T23:57:38Z

Volume I Basic Concepts and Economics-Based Legal Analyses of Oligopolistic and Predatory Conduct

This volume (1) defines the specific-anticompetitive-intent, lessening-competition, distorting-competition, and exploitative-abuse tests of illegality promulgated by U.S. and/or  E.U. antitrust law, (2) compares the efficiency defenses promulgated by U.S. and E.U. antitrust law, (3) compares the conduct-coverage of the various U.S. and E.U. antitrust laws, (4) defines price competition and ...




Economics and the Interpretation and Application of U.S. and E.U. Antitrust Law(Markovits)

Fri, 23 May 2014 23:57:11 GMT2014-05-23T23:57:11Z

Volume II Economics-Based Legal Analyses of Mergers, Vertical Practices, and Joint Ventures

Volume 2 uses the economic and legal concepts/theories of Volume 1 to (1) analyze the U.S. and E.U. antitrust legality of  mergers, joint ventures, and the pricing-technique and contractual/sales-policy distributor-control surrogates for vertical integration and (2) assess related positions of scholars and U.S. and E.U. antitrust officials. Its analysis of horizontal mergers (1) delineates ...




Economics and the Interpretation and Application of U.S. and E.U. Antitrust Law(Markovits)

Fri, 23 May 2014 23:57:10 GMT2014-05-23T23:57:10Z

Volume II Economics-Based Legal Analyses of Mergers, Vertical Practices, and Joint Ventures

Volume 2 uses the economic and legal concepts/theories of Volume 1 to (1) analyze the U.S. and E.U. antitrust legality of  mergers, joint ventures, and the pricing-technique and contractual/sales-policy distributor-control surrogates for vertical integration and (2) assess related positions of scholars and U.S. and E.U. antitrust officials. Its analysis of horizontal mergers (1) delineates ...




China 2030(Hu et al.)

Tue, 06 May 2014 23:08:13 GMT2014-05-06T23:08:13Z




China 2030(Hu et al.)

Tue, 06 May 2014 23:08:13 GMT2014-05-06T23:08:13Z




Wealth through Integration

Thu, 24 Oct 2013 00:19:16 GMT2013-10-24T00:19:16Z

Regional Integration and Poverty-Reduction Strategies in West Africa
series:Insight and Innovation in International Development

Could regional integration be a first step toward joining the global market? In a context where liberalizing trade has not produced the expected gains in developing countries and growth in global trade has not led to the expected  economic growth, an alternative solution has emerged. This new paradigm  suggests that  trade liberalization should be accompanied by public investment. However, by ...




International Trade and Global Macropolicy(Langdana et al.)

Wed, 14 Aug 2013 11:05:49 GMT2013-08-14T11:05:49Z

series:Springer Texts in Business and Economics

In the curricula of highly ranked MBA programs, two areas of discussion are conspicuously absent: International Trade, and Global Macroeconomic Policy.  In this post-financial crisis environment, as the US and other advanced economies continue to experience sluggish growth, persistently high unemployment, and political agitation for increasingly protectionist policies, discussions pertaining ...




Foresighted Leading(Chen)

Wed, 17 Jul 2013 23:03:03 GMT2013-07-17T23:03:03Z

Theoretical Thinking and Practice of China’s Regional Economic Development

Under the conditions of market economy, the government is an independent economic entity, whose function is not only to provide services and handle public affairs, but also to coordinate, advance and lead economic development. The dual functions of regional government include providing service and administration at the micro-level on behalf of market economy on one hand and leading, regulating ...




Metropolitan Regions

Tue, 11 Jun 2013 23:02:43 GMT2013-06-11T23:02:43Z

Knowledge Infrastructures of the Global Economy
series:Advances in Spatial Science

Metropolitan growth has been dramatic in the past several decades, and today metropolitan regions are recognized as the main driving forces in national growth and development as well as in national and global innovation processes. The purpose of this book is to contribute to a better understanding of how metropolitan regions and their subsystems interact and compete, why they differ in their ...




Metropolitan Regions

Fri, 07 Jun 2013 05:43:28 GMT2013-06-07T05:43:28Z

Knowledge Infrastructures of the Global Economy
series:Advances in Spatial Science

Metropolitan growth has been dramatic in the past several decades, and today metropolitan regions are recognized as the main driving forces in national growth and development as well as in national and global innovation processes. The purpose of this book is to contribute to a better understanding of how metropolitan regions and their subsystems interact and compete, why they differ in their ...