The Blackwell Companion to Maritime Economics

The Blackwell Companion to Maritime Economics

Editor(s): Wayne K. Talley

Published Online: 9 FEB 2012 05:13AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781444330243

Online ISBN: 9781444345667

DOI: 10.1002/9781444345667

About this Book

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

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Introduction

  2. Part II: Maritime Carriers and Markets

  3. Part III: Shipping Economics

    1. Chapter 10

      Dry Bulk Shipping (pages 185–204)

      George A. Gratsos, Helen A. Thanopoulou and Albert W. Veenstra

    2. Chapter 11

      Liquid Bulk Shipping (pages 205–229)

      Dimitrios V. Lyridis and Panayotis Zacharioudakis

    3. Chapter 17

      Safety in Shipping (pages 333–345)

      Di Jin, Hauke Kite-Powell and Wayne K. Talley

    4. Chapter 18

      Piracy in Shipping (pages 346–370)

      Maximo Q. Mejia, Pierre Cariou and François-Charles Wolff

  4. Part IV: Ship Economics

    1. Chapter 19

      The Economics of Ships (pages 371–391)

      Harilaos N. Psaraftis, Dimitrios V. Lyridis and Christos A. Kontovas

  5. Part V: Port Economics

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