The Globalization Of Business Routledge Revivals

Author: John H Dunning
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317589904
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The Globalization Of Business Routledge Revivals from the Author: John H Dunning. In recent years economic activity has become increasingly globalized. One of the main instruments behind this process is the multinational enterprise. In The Globalization of Business, first published in 1993, John Dunning explores the latest issues in the world of international business and looks ahead at the remaining years of this century identifying the likely challenges of the future. What are the challenges posed by the technological, political and economic developments of the 1990s for international business? What are the implications of the opening up of new territories such as in Central and Eastern Europe and parts of China? To what extent are the competitive advantages of nation states increasingly coming to depend on the presence of multinational activity? What are the implications of the globalization of markets and production for the domestic economic policies of governments? This collection of essays will be vital reading to students of international business.

Coalitions And Competition Routledge Revivals

Author: Yair Aharoni
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317935950
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Coalitions And Competition Routledge Revivals from the Author: Yair Aharoni. This title, first published in 1993, was one of the first books to analyse the forces behind the increasing globalization of professional business services. Based on contributions from leading authorities in international business, both academics and members of organizations such as GATT and UNCTAD, it looks at the opportunities for growth, environmental and regulatory problems, and the major problems of managing the international expansion of professional firms. Crucially, it discusses such issues from the point of view of managers of such organizations, and the role of governments in negotiating multinational agreements. This highly international and timely reissue will be of interest to students of international business, as well as managers of professional business firms and policy makers involved in international trade issues.

Progress In Industrial Geography Routledge Revivals

Author: Michael Pacione
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134598734
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Progress In Industrial Geography Routledge Revivals from the Author: Michael Pacione. This edited collection, first published in 1985, deals with a number of the major themes central to the study of industrial geography. Topics under discussion include new methodologies, the growing service industries, foreign investment and the industrial geography of the developing world. With a detailed introduction from Michael Pacione and comprehensive coverage, the title reflects the extent to which the field of industrial geography changed over the second half of the twentieth century in response to economic change, incorporating the growth of multinational enterprises and the influence of globalisation, alongside traditional discussion of the manufacturing industry. Providing an essential background to developments in industrial geography, this title will be valuable to students with an interest in the economics, characteristics and advancement of industrial change.

Max Weber On Economy And Society Routledge Revivals

Author: Robert Holton
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136830707
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Max Weber On Economy And Society Routledge Revivals from the Author: Robert Holton. First published in 1989, this re-issue concerns itself with the relevance of Max Weber's sociology for the understanding of modern times. The book outlines key tenets of Weber's sociology and points to the valuable legacy of Weber's thought in contemporary intellectual debate, particularly with regard to secularization and rationalization of global cultures, the crisis of Marxism, the rise of the New Right and the emergence of post-modernism. This book offers an authoritative and insightful study which brings to light, not only the contemporary relevance of Weber's social theory, but also offering a broad perspective for the analysis of social questions.

Globalization The Third World State And Poverty Alleviation In The Twenty First Century

Author: B. Ikubolajeh Logan
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 135174254X
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Globalization The Third World State And Poverty Alleviation In The Twenty First Century from the Author: B. Ikubolajeh Logan. This title was first published in 2002.Bringing together an inspiring mix of US and African contributors, this book explores the dynamics of the unfolding globalized economic, political, socio-cultural and environmental systems. Featuring incisive international commentary on the causes and consequences of poverty in the Third World it presents a powerful study of the strategies by which Third World governments and civil society can overcome poverty by insinuating themselves more creatively into the global order. The result is one of the defining works so far produced on the tensions between globalization and development.

Globalization And Emerging Trends In African States Foreign Policy Making Process

Author: Rok Ajulu
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351752421
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Globalization And Emerging Trends In African States Foreign Policy Making Process from the Author: Rok Ajulu. This title was first published in 2002: The resurgence of the democratization movement in Africa in the post-Cold War era is gradually replacing authoritarianism with forms of democratic systems. These changes have put into question the traditional big man? image of African states’ foreign policy and foreign policy-making. The first book of its kind to focus on the foreign policy-making process of Southern African countries in the era of globalization, these instructive and rewarding case studies contextualize the increasing involvement of other internal actors in African states foreign policy-making process. Foreign policy actors such as the Presidency, Ministries of Defence, Foreign Affairs, Trade, Finance and the Intelligence Community, among others, are examined in a comparative perspective.

Industrial Policy

Author: Grahame Thompson
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415038003
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Industrial Policy from the Author: Grahame Thompson.

Die Entdeckung Der Geduld

Author: Matthias Sutter
Publisher: Ecowin
ISBN: 3711051103
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Die Entdeckung Der Geduld from the Author: Matthias Sutter. Erfolg hat, wer geduldig ist Geduld ist eine Tugend, wenn auch eine scheinbar altmodische. Wer möchte heutzutage noch lange mit ungestillten Sehnsüchten und unerfüllten Wünschen leben? Matthias Sutter, einer der führenden Wirtschaftsforscher im deutschsprachigen Raum, verhilft der vernachlässigten Qualität Geduld zu einem fulminanten Comeback. Seine eindrucksvollen und wissenschaftlich etablierten Studien führen zur überraschenden Erkenntnis: Geduld ist gleich viel wert wie Talent! Anhand erstaunlicher Forschungsergebnisse zeigt Sutter, was wir mit mehr Beharrlichkeit im Leben alles erreichen können, welche Faktoren unsere Ausdauerfähigkeit entscheidend beeinflussen und wie wir unsere eigene Ungeduld und die unserer Kinder erfolgreich bändigen können. Denn eines steht fest: Wer sich heute noch in Geduld übt, wird schon morgen davon profitieren.

Explaining Post Soviet Patchworks

Author: Klaus Segbers
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351807536
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Explaining Post Soviet Patchworks from the Author: Klaus Segbers. This title was first published in 2001: Based on extensive research, this trilogy provides new insights into Post-Soviet transformations without taking refuge in the traditional assumption that Russia is unique. Using powerful analytical tools, this trilogy marks the re-integration of the Former Soviet Union (FSU) into the main current of political science. An invaluable resource for all those interested in Russia and the Post-Soviet states. This first volume focuses on state, sectoral, and transnational actors from a predominantly rational choice perspective. The book includes an extensive introduction by the editor which uses additional material gathered by the project team on two polls, 1999 and 2000, which, in addition to the individual studies, provide sufficient data to obtain unprecedented insights into the basic preferences and the logic of action of the main players in Russia. The outcomes of this research will be particularly relevant for students, researchers, journalists and decision-makers interested in Russia and the Post-Soviet states’ politics, international relations, economics, social policy and sociology.