The Box

Author: Marc Levinson
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400880750
Size: 39.92 MB
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The Box tells the dramatic story of the container's creation, the decade of struggle before it was widely adopted, and the sweeping economic consequences of the sharp fall in transportation costs that containerization brought about.

Ninety Percent Of Everything

Author: Rose George
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 0805096043
Size: 75.27 MB
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Sharply informative and entertaining, Ninety Percent of Everything reveals the workings and perils of an unseen world that holds the key to our economy, our environment, and our very civilization.

An Extraordinary Time

Author: Marc Levinson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473537908
Size: 34.89 MB
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In An Extraordinary Time, Marc Levinson investigates how the oil crisis of the 1970s marked a radical turning point in global economics: and paved the way for the political and financial troubles of the present.

The Container Principle

Author: Alexander Klose
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262028573
Size: 49.60 MB
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A cultural history of the shipping container as a crucible of globalization and a cultural paradigm.

Box Boats

Author: Brian J. Cudahy
Publisher: Fordham Univ Press
ISBN: 9780823225682
Size: 61.88 MB
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Resource added for the Economics "10-809-195" courses.

The Most Powerful Idea In The World

Author: William Rosen
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226726347
Size: 51.74 MB
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"The Most Powerful Idea in the World argues that the very notion of intellectual property drove not only the invention of the steam engine but also the entire Industrial Revolution." -- Back cover.

Maritime Economics

Author: Martin Stopford
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134742665
Size: 55.62 MB
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The author outlines the economic theory as well as many of the operational practicalities involved. Extensively revised for the new edition, the book has many clear illustrations and tables.

Port Economics

Author: Jan Owen Jansson
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262100250
Size: 40.31 MB
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Throughout the book, elements of the theory are tested empirically against data from ports in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.