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  1. The Business of Greening

    Edited by Stephen Fineman

    Series: Routledge Research in Global Environmental Change

    Industry cannot be separated from nature. Indeed, linked to the current high profile of environmental issues is a growing sense that industrialization has now caused damage to the environment that will be difficult, if not impossible, to rectify. The Business of Greening debates the relationship...

    Published August 31st 2000 by Routledge

  2. Competition Policy Analysis

    Edited by Einar Hope

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    As markets become increasingly integrated and globalised, competition policy is facing new challenges. Contributions from leading international experts explore theoretical and methodological issues of practical relevance for the new competition policy order and give examples of practical policy...

    Published August 31st 2000 by Routledge

  3. The Economics of Sport and Recreation

    An Economic Analysis, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Taylor, Chris Gratton

    The Economics of Sport and Recreation provides a much needed and up-to-date analysis of sport's contribution to the global economy. This new edition covers all aspects of the economics of sport and recreation but gives prominence to the staggering rise of the commercial sector over the last decade....

    Published August 11th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Capital and Labour in Japan

    The Functions of Two Factor Markets

    Edited by Toshiaki Tachibanaki, Atsuhiro Taki

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Toshiaki Tachibanaki and Atsuhiro Taki emphasise several institutional features in Japan which differ from those in Euro-American countries: for example, the permanent employment and seniority system in wages and promotion, the dual structure, Keiretsu transactions, the main bank system, and...

    Published March 30th 2000 by Routledge

  5. The Theory of the Firm

    Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Edited by Nicolai Foss

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Firms have for a long time been part of the explanatory set-up of economics. However, it is only recently that economists have felt the need for an economic theory addressing:* why firms are different* why firms exist* what determines their boundaries relative to 'the market'* what determines their...

    Published December 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  6. Multimedia and Regional Economic Restructuring

    Edited by Hans-Joachim Braczyk, Gerhard Fuchs, Hans-Georg Wolf

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Since the explosion of multimedia, the creation and promotion of multimedia clusters has become a target for regional development strategies across the globe. This work offers the first inter-regional comparison of the multimedia industry. Analysing thirteen American, European and Asian regions,...

    Published October 14th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Industrial Policy in Europe

    Theoretical Perspectives and Practical Proposals

    Edited by Keith Cowling

    Series: Routledge Series on Industrial Development Policy

    After a decade or more of privatisation and deregulation there is a growing consensus that government can have a positive role in promoting industrial development. This book explores a variety of ways in which this might be made to happen. A common theme is the need for participation at the...

    Published September 9th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Women's Employment in Europe

    Trends and Prospects

    By Colette Fagan, Jill Rubery, Mark Smith

    Based on extensive original research, this volume examines contemporary patterns of womens employment in Europe in the context of the profound economic, social and cultural changes that have taken place in recent years. It considers the progress made towards equal treatment in the labour market in...

    Published August 5th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Authority and Control in Modern Industry

    Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives

    Edited by Paul L. Robertson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Business Organizations and Networks

    This book takes a variety of theoretical and empirical approaches to the issue of organization and authority in the modern corporation. Including contributions from scholars in the US, Germany and Japan, it considers such relations, and the possible advantages of family ownership. The book...

    Published June 10th 1999 by Routledge

  10. The Human Firm

    A Socio-Economic Analysis of its Behaviour and Potential in a New Economic Age

    By John Tomer

    Series: Routledge Advances in Social Economics

    This book challenges mainstream neo-classical perspectives on the firm. John Tomer argues that in the age of globalization and rapid technological change, an understanding of business behaviour and government policy toward business requires an appreciation of the firm's human dimension. The Human...

    Published March 4th 1999 by Routledge