The Blackwell Companion to Maritime Economics

The Blackwell Companion to Maritime Economics

by Wayne K. Talley
     
 

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The Blackwell Companion to Maritime Economics presents comprehensive and in-depth coverage of the entire scope of issues relating to shipping and port economics.
  • Unprecedented survey of maritime economics provides full coverage of shipping and port economics
  • In depth examinations offer an up-to-date study of the field including all facets of

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The Blackwell Companion to Maritime Economics presents comprehensive and in-depth coverage of the entire scope of issues relating to shipping and port economics.

  • Unprecedented survey of maritime economics provides full coverage of shipping and port economics
  • In depth examinations offer an up-to-date study of the field including all facets of shipping, ports, logistics, and maintenance and topical discussion on security and environmental problems
  • Presents original theories relating to theories for maritime carriers and ports
  • Features contributions from the most respected international specialists in the field

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

“This comprehensive and up-to-date book is a fine contribution to the maritime economics literature, and will surely be the standard reference in the field for a number of years. I have been teaching Maritime Economics and Logistics course for advanced undergraduate/graduate students at UBC and have been searching for a proper reference textbook. With the publication of this book, my search ends happily.” (Expofairs.com, 1 September 2012)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781444345643
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/30/2011
Series:
Blackwell Companions to Contemporary Economics , #13
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
768
File size:
17 MB
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What People are saying about this

From the Publisher

This comprehensive and up-to-date book is a fine contribution to the maritime economics literature, and will surely be the standard reference in the field for a number of years. I have been teaching Maritime Economics and Logistics course for advanced undergraduate/graduate students at UBC and have been searching for a proper reference textbook. With the publication of this book, my search ends happily.

-Anming Zhang, University of British Columbia

A first-rate work. (This resource) brings together specialists in a number of related fields to write concise accounts of their subjects from theoretical and/or empirical and survey perspectives.

-David J Starkey, University of Hull

Meet the Author

Wayne K. Talley is Professor of Economics at Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, where he is the Executive Director of the Maritime Institute and holds the designations of Eminent Scholar and the Frederick W. Beazley Professor of Economics. He is also the Editor-in-Chief of Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review and the Deputy Editor-in-Chief of The Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics.

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