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  1. 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 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  2. 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 13th 1999 by Routledge

  3. 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 8th 1999 by Routledge

  4. 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 4th 1999 by Routledge

  5. 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 9th 1999 by Routledge

  6. 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 3rd 1999 by Routledge

  7. Environmental Management in Practice: Vol 3

    Managing the Ecosystem

    Edited by Paul Compton, Dimitri Devuyst, Luc Hens, Bhaskar Nath

    Volume 3: Managing the Ecosystem focuses on those ecosystems in which human intervention has been or continues to be predominant, specifically within cities and rural areas....

    Published March 3rd 1999 by Routledge

  8. The Global Restructuring of the Steel Industry

    Innovations, Institutions and Industrial Change

    By Anthony D'Costa

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    Drawing upon case studies of the steel industry in the US, Japan, South Korea, Brazil and India, this book explains how and why the steel industry has shifted from advanced capitalist countries to late industrializing countries. Anthony P. D'Costa examines the relationship between industrial change...

    Published January 27th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Environmental Management in Practice: Vol 2

    Compartments, Stressors and Sectors

    Edited by Paul Compton, Dimitri Devuyst, Luc Hens, Bhaskar Nath

    Volume 2: Compartments, Stressors and Sectors, deals with the problems that occur in the three 'compartments' of the environment, namely air, water and soil. The contributors also address the socio-economic sectors of industry, traffic, energy, agriculture and tourism....

    Published January 13th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Flexible Automation in Developing Countries

    The impact on scale and scope and the implications for location of production

    Edited by Ludovico Alcorta

    Series: UNU/INTECH Studies in New Technology and Development

    This book examines the extent of, and motives for, the diffusion of flexible automation (FA) at global level and then turns to the local and firm level, bringing together in-depth studies of sixty-two firms in Brazil, India, Mexico, Thailand, Turkey and Venezuela. Research focuses on the impact of...

    Published November 4th 1998 by Routledge