The Economics of Housing Markets

Author: A. Goodman
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1136461132
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A state of the art overview of theoretical and empirical aspects of housing market research.

Capitalism in Spite of it All

Author: Edwin C. Sims
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9782881243875
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This broadly-based book examines the development of the capitalistic system from antiquity to the modern welfare state and contemporary economic thought. It presupposes no mathematical or economics training and thus is accessible to general readers who wish to learn more about the economic system that plays such a significant role in their lives, while serving as a review for those serious students of the subject who wish to refresh their understanding. It is also a primary text for university centres for the study of free enterprise and for industry-oriented executive development programs, and acts as an ancillary text for college courses in business management, marketing, history, and political science.

Regional and Urban Economics

Author: Richard Arnott
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9783718654109
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A collection of the first section of the "Fundamentals of Pure and Applied Economics" series, "Regional and Urban Economics: Parts One and Two" is an encyclopaedia containing eight titles: This volume highlights original contributions in regional and urban economics, concentrating mainly on urban economic theory. The contributions focus on the treatment of space in economic theory. Drawing on the body of literature developed by Von Thunen, Christaller and Losch, these chapters explore empirical, theoretical and applied aspects of urban and regional economics which can be divided into the following areas: Location Theory, "Jean Jaskold Gabszewicz, Jacques-Francois Thisse, Masahisa Fujita "and" Urs Schwiezer" Urban Public Finance, "David E. Wildasin" Urban Dynamics and Urban Externalities, "Takahiro Miyao "and" Yoshitsugu" "Kanemoto" Systems of Cities and Facility Location,

Modeling in Urban and Regional Economics

Author: Alex Anas
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415269735
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This title provides a comprehensive, critical coverage of the progress and development of mathematical modelling within urban and regional economics over four decades.

Harwood Fundamentals of Pure and Applied Economics

Author: J. Lesourne
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415269070
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The Harwood Fundamentals of Pure and Applied Economics series was a groundbreaking attempt to provide a comprehensive overview of modern economics. A series of short books - arranged into thematic sections - provides state-of-the-art accounts of key areas within the discipline. Although never completed, the series produced several landmark books. It is notable for: * charting the emergence of vibrant new areas of economics (eg 'positive' political economy) * the numerous examples it gives of major innovations like game theory and the new institutional economics re-vitalizing traditional areas of economics * attracting some of the most talented economists of its generation, including Avinash Dixit, Drew Fudenberg, Thomas Palfrey and Jean Tirole This collection reprints the series in its entirety, making all titles available in hardback for the first time, either as individual volumes, or bound together in mini-sets organized by sub-discipline.