Economics – October 2012

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|December 6, 2012|Economics|0 comments

Economic incentives and environmental regulation : evidence from the MENA region / editor, H. Abou-Ali.  The money doctors from Japan : finance, imperialism, and the building of the yen bloc, 1895-1937 / Michael Schiltz.  Truths and half truths : China’s socio-economic reforms (1978-2010) / Ferdinand A. Gul and Haitian Lu. Economic development in China, India and East Asia : managing change in the twenty first century / Kartik Roy, Hans

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The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online – Free Trial

By Victoria Bird|December 3, 2012|Economics, Financial and Management Studies, Unknown|0 comments

Need to define an Economics term, but away from the University Library? We currently have a free trial of The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online until 22 December 2012. Please send your feedback on this product to Victoria Bird. Features of The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online : contains full text of 2008 print edition incorporates quarterly additions and updates allows remote access to members of subscribing institutions offers excellent search

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IMF videos free online

By Victoria Bird|October 15, 2012|Economics, Financial and Management Studies|0 comments

The IMF have launched a video channel on their website. The videos it contains are free to use, download and to repost. Helpful topics include general introductory pieces, such as What is a Recession?, information on country and regional economies such as The rise of Asia in the changing global economy and videos from the 2012 IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings. It is possible to search videos by category, country, year and language. All the IMF videos are available through the following links:

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Economics – September 2012

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|October 4, 2012|Economics|0 comments

Varieties of capitalism, varieties of approaches / edited by David Coates. [Also available as an e-book via Dawsonera] Economic theories of development : an analysis of competing paradigms / Diana Hunt. Handbook on the economics and theory of the firm / edited by Michael Dietrich, Jackie Krafft. Globalisation, economic development and the role of the state / Ha-Joon Chang. Poor Poverty: the impoverishment of analysis, measurement and policies/ editors, Jomo Kwame

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Economics – July 2012

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|July 26, 2012|Economics|0 comments

The new development economics : after the Washington Consensus / edited by Jomo K.S. and Ben Fine. The challenge of financial stability : a new model and its applications / Charles A.E. Goodhart, Dimitrios P. Tsomocos. The concept of equilibrium in different economic traditions : an historical investigation / Bert Tieben. Research handbook on international banking and governance / edited by James R. Barth, Chen Lin and Clas Wihlborg.  Beyond

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City Business Library

By Victoria Bird|July 25, 2012|Economics, Financial and Management Studies|0 comments

City Business Library (CBL) is a public library- so all resources are free to use. You cannot borrow items, but you can access databases such as Euromonitor, Datamonitor and Global Trade Tracker for free. The library focuses on the provision of timely and relevant information for the businesses in the City of London – and surrounding areas. Students and researchers are very welcome to visit and only have to complete a short form

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Economics – June 2012

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|June 29, 2012|Economics|0 comments

The international political economy of transition : neoliberal hegemony and Easter Central Europe’s transformation / Stuart Shields. Land tenure, gender and globalisation : research and analysis from Africa, Asia and Latin America / edited by Dzodzi Tsikata & Pamela Golah. Employment, growth and development : a post-Keynesian approach / edited by Claude Gnos and Louis-Philippe Rochon. Basic econometrics / Damodar N. Gujarati, Dawn C. Porter. The role of governance in

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Economics and Finance – May 2012

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|June 13, 2012|Economics, Financial and Management Studies|0 comments

What global economic crisis? / edited by Philip Arestis, Michelle Baddeley and John McCombie. [Also available as and e-book from Dawsonera] Financial stability in practice: Towards an uncertain future/ Charles A.E. Goodhart, Dimitrios P. Tsomocos. Convergence of banking regulations on International norms in the Southern Mediterranean: Impact on bank performance and growth.  Sustainability science : a multidisciplinary approach / edited by Hiroshi Komiyama … [et al.]. Alternatives to neoliberal globalization

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Politics and Economics – Jan-May 2012

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|May 14, 2012|Economics, Politics|0 comments

States’ gains, labor’s losses : China, France, and Mexico choose global liaisons, 1980-2000 / Dorothy J. Solinger. Partisan histories : the past in contemporary global politics / Max Paul Friedman and Padraic Kenney. The postcolonial Gramsci / edited by Neelam Srivastava, Baidik Bhattacharya. Jan-May 2012

Economics – April 2012

By Emma Wilson-Shaw|April 30, 2012|Economics|0 comments

Just transitions : explorations of sustainability in an unfair world / Mark Swilling, Eve Annecke. New pathways out of poverty / edited by Sam Daley-Harris, Anna Awimbo. Advocacy across borders : NGOs, anti-sweatshop activism and the global garment industry / Shae Garwood. The rice crisis : markets, policies and food security / ed. by David Dawe. Poor economics: a radical rethinking of the way to fight global poverty / Abhijit

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