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Clean Brexit

by Liam Halligan & Gerard Lyons

In this optimistic and inclusive guide, Sunday Telegraph columnist Liam Halligan and renowned economic forecaster Gerard Lyons cut through the complexity and spin to offer a vision of how Britain, and the world,...

Inside the Global Economy

by Andrew Vonnegut

This comprehensive and informed text offers a practical introduction to the workings of the global economy. Drawing on his hands-on experience in international finance and economic policy, Andrew Vonnegut clearly...

Rio 2016

by Andrew Zimbalist

A clear-eyed, critical examination of the social, political, and economic costs of hosting the 2016 summer Olympics

The selection of Rio de Janeiro as the site of the summer 2016 Olympic Games set off jubilant...

Revenge of the Rich

by Austin Mitchell

Austin Mitchell's book is the first comprehensive study of the rise, fall and consequences of neoliberalism in Britain and New Zealand, the two countries which adopted the new economics most enthusiastically,...

Dilemmas of a Trading Nation

by Mireya Solís

Japan is at a critical moment in determining its trade policy as it strives for renewed economic growth.

Its economy still struggling after two decades of low growth, Japan now faces a difficult moment as it...

North Sea Oil and Scotland's Economic Prospects

by T. M. Lewis & I. H. McNicoll

This book, originally published in 1978 concentrates on the structure and growth of the North Sea oil industry in Scotland. Drawing on relevant areas of economic theory, it examines the structure of the offshore...

Sulfur Emissions Policies, Oil Prices and the Appalachian Coal Industry

by Robin Landis

This volume, originally published in 1984, analyzes the impact of the 1973-74 oil price increases on the Appalachian coal industry in the USA, which would otherwise have suffered large output reductions as a...

World Nuclear Power

by Peter R Mounfield

Originally published in 1991, this comprehensive volume provides not only technical information regarding the global nuclear power industry, but also discusses the economic, social and political issues which...

Energy Management in Industrial Firms

by Liam Fahey

This book discusses the extent to whcih differences exist in the approach to energy management by different types of firms: large multidivisional firms at corporate headquarters level and division level and...

Energy 2000: An Overview of the World's Energy Resources in the Decades to Come

by Heinz Knoepfel

Originally published in 1986, this book takes an inter-disciplinary approach to the options for energy in the future. Written in a clear, easy-to-read style, it proposes that future solutions should not be based...

Crisis Management in the Power Industry: An Inside Story

by Frank Ledger & Howard Sallis

This book, originally published in 1995 is a study of crisis management in the electricity supply industry during the 20th century. The full implications of the vulnerability of the industry are examined, with...

Energy and Agriculture: Their Interacting Futures: Policy Implications of Global Models

by Maurice Lévy & John L. Robinson

Originally published in 1984, this volume examines the consequences of increasing energy prices on agricultural production. It discusses whether it is possible to use agriculture to produce energy without endangering...

Liberalism and the Welfare State

by Roger E. Backhouse, Bradley W. Bateman, Tamotsu Nishizawa & Dieter Plehwe

The welfare state has, over the past forty years, come under increasing attack from liberals who consider comprehensive welfare provision inimical to liberalism. Yet, many of the architects of the post-World...

Digital DNA

by Peter F. Cowhey & Jonathan D. Aronson

Innovation in information and production technologies is creating benefits and disruption, profoundly altering how firms and markets perform. Digital DNA provides an in depth examination of the opportunities...

Dominican Republic

by International Monetary Fund. West Dept.

The Dominican economy continues to grow rapidly, buoyed by low energy prices, strengthening labor markets, dynamic investment, and the recovery in the U.S. Lower oil prices have balanced the effects of strong...

The Changing Structure of the World Oil Industry

by David Hawdon

Originally published in 1985 by a group of international experts and oil industry officials, this book surveys the dramatic changes which took place in the oil industry in the second half of the twentieth century....

The British Coal Industry

by H. Townshend-Rose

Originally published in 1951, this book is a straightforward account of the British nationalized coal industry in the first half of the twentieth century. An introductory chapter gives the history of the industry...

High-cost Oil and Gas Resources

by Jerome Davis

Originally published in 1981, this book discusses the development of higher cost North Sea gas and oil fields. Starting with the perceived need to develop these higher cost fields, the book focuses on their...

Transport Energy: Determinants and Policy

by Joy Dunkerley, Irving Hoch & Caroline Bouhdili

Originally published in 1985, this volume examines the determinants of transport energy consumption  and discusses policies which could modify rising transport energy consumption while still providing the transport...

The Nigerian Oil Economy: From Prosperity to Glut

by J. K. Onoh

The development of Nigeria's oil industry is examined comprehensively in this book, originally published in 1984. It charts the changing course of her economy and examines the dramatic effect oil has had on...