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Squires, G (2012) Urban and environmental economics: an introduction. London: Routledge

Urban and environmental economics: an introduction By Graham Squires, Routledge, London, 2012. ISBN 978-0-415-61991-2, £29.99 (pb) Click to buy this book from the Construction Management bookstore Publisher’s description: The importance of the built environment to environmental protection is well established, … Continue reading

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Gibbons, R and Roberts, J, (Eds.) (2012) The Handbook of Organizational Economics. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press

The Handbook of Organizational Economics Edited by Robert Gibbons and John Roberts, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2012. ISBN 9780691132792, £69.95 (pb) Publisher’s description: In even the most market-oriented economies, most economic transactions occur not in markets but inside managed … Continue reading

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Free access article: Li, Arditi and Wang (2012)

Li, H, Arditi, D and Wang, Z (2012) Transaction-related issues and construction project performance. Construction Management and Economics, 30(1), 151-64. This paper is available for free download until 31 May 2012. Abstract: Transaction cost economics deals with costs incurred at … Continue reading

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Barkham, R (2012) Real estate and globalisation. London: Wiley-Blackwell

Real estate and globalisation By Richard Barkham, Wiley-Blackwell, London, 2012. 360 pp, ISBN 978-0-4706-5597-9, £59.99 (pb) Publisher’s description: 2000 to 2010 was a remarkable decade for real estate. It started with the dot.com bubble and ended with the putative recovery … Continue reading

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Farr, J V (2011) Systems life cycle costing: economic analysis, estimation and management. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press

Systems life cycle costing: economic analysis, estimation and management By CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 2011. 316 pp, ISBN 978-1-4398-2891-5, £64 (hb) Organized around a product development process that provides a framework for the material, the book presents techniques such … Continue reading

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Myers, D (2008) Construction economics: a new approach, 2nd ed. London, Taylor & Francis.

Construction economics: a new approach, 2nd edition. By Danny Myers, London: Taylor & Francis, 2008. 320pp, ISBN 978-0-415-46229-7, £25.99 (pb) Construction Economics provides students with the principles and concepts of economic theory and relates this to the construction industry, and … Continue reading

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