The Disruption of the World’s Resource Sector
Drawing on a large number of diverse sources, The Impact of China on Global Commodity Prices comprehensively and systematically evidences the trends in the prices of different sets of commodities, analyses the drivers of China’s demand for commodities the factors constraining global supply and in...
Published March 3rd 2013 by Routledge
The Spread of Japanese Management Techniques to Developing Countries
Japanese industry has shown its superiority in a range of traded goods sectors. It was thought that this competitive advantage arose from the use of electronics-based flexible automation technologies, but it is now clear that the major source of this industrial strength is in the development and...
Published November 10th 2004 by Routledge
Organisational Innovation, Competition and Employment
This book looks at the experience of 13 leading-edge European firms and institutions, drawn from the manufacturing services and health sectors. It shows how organisation has been the key to their productivity growth. It also shows that while Europe has much to learn from Japan and the USA, it has...
Published December 30th 1995 by Routledge