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  1. Defence Procurement and Industry Policy

    A small country perspective

    Edited by Stefan Markowski, Peter Hall, Robert Wylie

    Series: Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

    Arms purchases are among the most expensive, technologically challenging and politically controversial decisions made by modern-day governments. Superpower spending on weapons systems is widely analysed and discussed. But defence procurement in smaller industrial countries involves different issues...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Future of Payment Systems

    Edited by Stephen Millard, Andrew Haldane, Victoria Saporta

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Drawing on wide-ranging contributions from prominent international experts and discussing some of the most pressing issues facing policy makers and practitioners in the field of payment systems today, this volume provides cutting-edge perspectives on the current issues surrounding payment systems...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Credit and Collateral

    By Vania Sena

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Collateral - generally defined as an asset used to provide security for a lender's loan - is an important feature of credit contracts and all the available evidence suggests that its use is getting more pervasive. This informative book builds upon recent research into this topic. Sena analyses...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Economics of Quality, Grades and Brands (Routledge Revivals)

    By Peter Bowbrick

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Virtually every decision to produce, buy or sell is influenced by quality, yet until this book was first published in 1992, there had been very little attempt to produce a comprehensive and practical theory for this. Here, Peter Bowbrick brings together different traditions of quality analysis from...

    Published June 12th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Managing Risk of Supply Chain Disruptions

    By Tong Shu, Shou Chen, Kin Keung Lai, Xizheng Zhang, Shouyang Wang

    Series: Routledge Advances in Risk Management

    This book discusses important issues related to managing supply chain disruption risks from various perspectives. It explores the essence and principles relating to managing these risks and provides the framework and multi-goal model groups for managing such risks. The book also discusses...

    Published May 5th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Total Quality Management and Operational Excellence

    Text with Cases, 4th Edition

    By John S. Oakland

    The notion of "Quality" in business performance has exploded since the publication of the first edition of this classic text in 1989. Today there is a plethora of performance improvement frameworks including Baldrige, EFQM, Lean, Six Sigma and ISO 9001, offering a potentially confusing variety of...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Evaluation of Transportation Investment Projects

    By Joseph Berechman

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    Throughout the world, the use of some kind of a formal transportation project evaluation procedure is a requirement. Yet, by and large, these are partial; in fact, much weight is often placed on the initial -pre-engineering -phases of the planning process, when vital information, such as accurate...

    Published April 21st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Accounting in Networks

    Edited by Håkan Håkansson, Kalle Kraus, Johnny Lind

    Series: Routledge Studies in Accounting

    Accounting in Networks is the first book that in a comprehensive way covers the emerging issue of accounting and control in horizontal relations across legally independent organizations. During the last 20 years, organisations have shown an increased interest in collaborations that cross company...

    Published April 8th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Maximizing Value Propositions to Increase Project Success Rates

    By H. James Harrington, Brett Trusko

    Series: The Little Big Book Series

    Value proposition, an old concept, is taking on new significance in today’s innovation-driven environment. Business focus has shifted from developing many creative ideas to developing only those that will successfully flow through the product cycle and fulfill a customer need. The old approach...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Productivity Press

  10. Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

    A Sustainability Perspective

    By Thomas E. Johnsen, Mickey Howard, Joe Miemczyk

    This is the ground-breaking new book for aspiring purchasing and supply chain leaders and anyone with a keen interest in this rapidly evolving field. For too long business has focused on short-term cost advantages through low-cost country sourcing with little regard for the longer-term implications...

    Published March 25th 2014 by Routledge