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New and Published Books

  1. Regional Development through Ecological Business

    Unique Cases in Japanese Rural Regions

    By Makoto Hirano

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Regional disparity is one of the current pressing social issues. Many countries lack basic infrastructures of establishing a new business or industrial cluster. The book argues that existing arguments which have mostly focused on macroscopic view of economy of society...

    Published March 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Rise and Decline of Small Firms (Routledge Revivals)

    By Jonathan Boswell

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1973, this title examines the development patterns of small businesses. It considers why people found firms; the factors that contribute to entrepreneurial success; problems of management succession and inheritance; the strengths and weaknesses of family firms; the reasons...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Emerging Business Ventures under Market Socialism

    Entrepreneurship in China

    By Ping Zheng, Richard Scase

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    The rapidly changing market environment in China requires more research to understand fully the empirical processes of management practice and the business landscape in which they operate. Based on longitudinal case study research between 2005 and 2010, this book explores the distinctive...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Street Entrepreneurs

    People, Place, & Politics in Local and Global Perspective

    Edited by John Cross, Alfonso Morales

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Addressing the current dearth of available literature on this topic, the editors use a range of international case studies to explore street vending and informal economies which continue to be, especially in developing countries, a vital economic driver. This volume collects essays from authors...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Resourcing the Start-Up Business

    Creating Dynamic Entrepreneurial Learning Capabilities

    By Oswald Jones, Allan Macpherson, Dilani Jayawarna

    Series: Routledge-ISBE Masters in Entrepreneurship

    Starting a business successfully requires numerous skills and resources. The alarming rate of failures associated with new ventures suggests that potential entrepreneurs would welcome expert advice at the most vital stage in the life of any business. The expert author team focus on those resources,...

    Published August 29th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Architecture and Capitalism

    1845 to the Present

    Edited by Peggy Deamer

    Architecture and Capitalism tells a story of the relationship between the economy and architectural design. Eleven historians each discuss in brand new essays the time period they know best, looking at cultural and economic issues, which in light of current economic crises you will find have dealt...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Family Multinationals

    Entrepreneurship, Governance, and Pathways to Internationalization

    Edited by Christina Lubinski, Jeffrey Fear, Paloma Fernández Pérez

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Business History

    In contrast to widespread assessments that family enterprises lack sufficient resources and capabilities to go global, many family companies are competing successfully in an increasingly globalized business environment. Worldwide, a large number of thriving multinationals are still family-owned and...

    Published May 21st 2013 by Routledge

  8. Asia's Entrepreneurs

    Dilemmas, Risks and Opportunities

    By Virginia Cha, Jennifer Lien

    This book is a collection of technology startup cases in Asia, told in a narrative form, to give readers an insider view to how innovators and technopreneurs view entrepreneurial opportunities from use of technology, how the technopreneurs raise funding to support their vision, and the subsequent...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Political Economy of the Small Firm

    By Charles Dannreuther, Lew Perren

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    For many, small firms are everyday realities of the economy and visible in every high-street and industrial estate. Their existence and importance is unquestionable. Such beliefs are understandable, but the authors of this new book would suggest they are misguided. The Political Economy of the...

    Published February 24th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Chinese Family Business and the Equal Inheritance System

    Unravelling the Myth

    By Victor Zheng

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    This book disputes the traditional argument that the equal inheritance system hinders the growth of Chinese family business, approaching this not only in terms of economic capital, but also in terms of human capital such as education and leadership, and social networks. Zheng argues that most of...

    Published January 28th 2013 by Routledge