Major subject collections

Edward Elgar Publishing offers four non-overlapping subject collections on perpetual access - Business and Management, Economics, Law and Social and Political Science. Each collection includes reference works, scholarly monographs, Research Handbooks and companions.

Key Features:
  • – Comprehensive access to all new titles excluding major works/reprint collections and textbooks
  • – New titles added ahead of print publication
  • – Perpetual access model
  • – Designed for leading academic libraries to work with current acquistion work flow and library systems
  • – DRM free - downloading, printing, course packs allowed
  • – Backlist collections also available

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Business and Management

With our business and management list, we seek to publish the very best research from around the world. We are proud to have the broadest and most innovative portfolio in management research, publishing across all areas of management from entrepreneurship to human resource management, marketing to strategy. Our handbooks boast specially commissioned contributions from the key thinkers in their field and are essential for any library. 

2018 estimate

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013 and before

35 monographs
17 Research Handbooks

31 monographs
18 Research Handbooks

42 monographs
16 Research Handbooks
1 Encyclopedia
1 Research Review

30 monographs
21 Research Handbooks
1 Research Review

34 monographs
22 Research Handbooks
1 Reference/Dictionary

396 monographs
106 Research Handbooks
5 Reference/Dictionaries
1 Encyclopedia
56 Research Reviews

Book total: 52 Book total: 49 Book total: 60 Book total: 52 Book total: 57 Book total: 564


For Business booklists to end of 2017, click here. Please contact us for a list of 2018 titles or for a quote.


Law

Our list focuses on a wide range of legal areas including: international and comparative law, intellectual property, trade, finance and commercial law, information and technology, antitrust, environmental and energy law, European law, corporate and financial law, and law and economics. Many of our titles are interdisciplinary and cut across our public policy, environment, development, economics or international politics lists – reflecting the current nature of much academic debate.

2018 estimate

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013 and before

102 monographs
33 Research Handbooks
13 Research Reviews

91 monographs
27 Research Handbooks
17 Research Reviews
1 Reference/Dictionary

74 monographs
25 Research Handbooks
1 Reference/Dictionary
15 Research Reviews

73 monographs
25 Research Handbooks
12 Research Reviews

66 monographs
11 Research Handbooks
1 Reference/Dictionary
2 Commentaries
12 Research Reviews

393 monographs
61 Research Handbooks
3 Reference/Dictionaries
1 Commentary
2 Encyclopedia
50 Research Reviews

Book total: 148 Book total: 136 Book total: 115 Book total: 110 Book total: 92 Book total: 510


For Law booklists to end of 2017, click here. Please contact us for a list of 2018 titles or for a quote.


Economics
Our largest and most established list, featuring numerous Nobel prize winners, our economics publishing encompasses the entire discipline including money and finance, industrial organisation, labour and welfare economics, public sector economics, environmental and development economics, international and regional economics, and innovation. We also cover the heterodox schools of thought, from post-Keynesian, Austrian and public choice to institutional and evolutionary economics.

2018 estimate

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013 and before

39 monographs
8 Research Handbooks
20 Research Reviews

42 monographs
8 Research Handbooks
12 Research Reviews
2 Reference/Dictionaries

42 monographs
9 Research Handbooks
3 Reference/Dictionaies
26 Research Reviews

49 monographs
13 Research Handbooks
1 Encyclopedia
4 Reference/Dictionaies
17 Research Reviews

64 monographs
12 Research Handbooks
5 Reference/Dictionaries
18 Research Reviews

893 monographs
133 Research Handbooks
2 Encyclopedia
21 Reference/Dictionaries
115 Research Reviews

Book total: 67 Book total: 64 Book total: 80 Book total: 84 Book total: 99 Book total: 1164


For Economics booklists to end of 2017, click here. Please contact us for a list of 2018 titles or for a quote.


Social and Political Science

Our list encompasses political science, public policy, and social policy, including key areas of research such as governance, regulation, international politics, aging and pensions, gender and family policy, environmental politics, public sector management, education, health policy, local government, and security studies. 

2018 estimate

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013 and before

70 monographs
29 Research Handbooks

57 monographs
20 Research Handbooks
2 Research Reviews

43 monographs
21 Research Handbooks
1 Research Review

34 monographs
23 Research Handbooks
1 Encyclopedia
4 Research Reviews

38 monographs
7 Research Handbooks
1 Reference/Dictionary
3 Research Reviews

329 monographs
42 Research Handbooks
14 Research Reviews

Book total: 99 Book total: 79 Book total: 65 Book total: 62 Book total: 49 Book total: 385


For Social and Political Science booklists to end of 2017, click here. Please contact us for a list of 2018 titles or for a quote.