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New and Published Books

  1. Rethinking Corporate Governance in Financial Institutions

    By Demetra Arsalidou

    Series: Routledge Research in Corporate Law

    There are many deep-seated reasons for the current financial turmoil but a key factor has undoubtedly been the serious failings within the corporate governance practices of financial institutions. There have been shortcomings in the risk management and incentive structures; the boards’ supervision...

    Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Energy Resilient Buildings and Communities

    A Practical Guide

    By Brian Levite, Alex Rakow

    This book is written as a practical guide to those interested in the pursuit of energy resilience at a local scale. Energy resilience is defined as the relative ability of an institution to carry out its mission during a shock to the energy system and approach the concept on the level of a single...

    Published February 26th 2015 by Fairmont Press

  3. Routledge Handbook of Sport and Legacy

    Meeting the Challenge of Major Sports Events

    Edited by Richard Holt, Dino Ruta

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    What remains of a great sporting spectacle after the last race is run or the final match is played? How can the vast expense of mounting such events be justified? What if there is nothing left behind or what if the legacy is negative, a costly infrastructure which is unused or a debt-ridden host...

    Published February 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Fantasy Sport Industry

    Games within Games

    By Andrew C. Billings, Brody J. Ruihley

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    Fantasy sport has become big business. Recent estimates suggest that there as many as 27 million fantasy sport participants in the US alone, spending $1.5bn annually, with many millions more around the world. This is the first in-depth study of fantasy sport as a cultural and social phenomenon and...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Sports Marketing

    A Practical Approach

    By Larry DeGaris

    Any sports marketing student or prospective sports marketer has to understand in detail genuine industry trends and be able to recognise solutions to real-world scenarios. Sports Marketing: A Practical Approach is the first textbook to offer a comprehensive, engaging and practice-focused bridge...

    Published February 6th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Data Privacy for the Smart Grid

    By Rebecca Herold, Christine Hertzog

    Many Smart Grid books include "privacy" in their title, but only touch on privacy, with most of the discussion focusing on cybersecurity. Filling this knowledge gap, Data Privacy for the Smart Grid provides a clear description of the Smart Grid ecosystem, presents practical guidance about its...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Auerbach Publications

  7. Managing People in Sport Organizations

    A Strategic Human Resource Management Perspective, 2nd Edition

    By Tracy Taylor, Alison Doherty, Peter McGraw

    Series: Sport Management Series

    Managing People in Sport Organizations provides a comprehensive overview of the theory and practice of managing people within a strategic framework. This revised and updated second edition examines a range of strategic human resource management approaches that can be used by sport organizations to...

    Published January 6th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Introduction to Sport Marketing

    Second edition, 2nd Edition

    By Aaron C.T. Smith, Bob Stewart

    Series: Sport Management Series

    Introduction to Sport Marketing is an accessible and engaging introduction to key concepts and best practice in sport marketing. Aimed at students with little or no prior knowledge of marketing, the book outlines a step-by-step framework for effective sport marketing, from conducting market...

    Published January 6th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Sport Management

    Principles and Applications, 4th Edition

    By Russell Hoye, Aaron C.T. Smith, Matthew Nicholson, Bob Stewart

    Series: Sport Management Series

    Now available in a fully revised and updated fourth edition, Sport Management: Principles and Applications introduces the sport industry and examines the role of the state, non-profit and professional sectors in sport. It focuses on core management principles and their application in a sporting...

    Published January 6th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Companion to Financial Services Marketing

    Edited by Tina Harrison, Hooman Estelami

    Series: Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

    Interest in Financial Services Marketing has grown hugely over the last few decades, particularly since the financial crisis, which scarred the industry and its relationship with customers. It reflects the importance of the financial services industry to the economies of every nation and the...

    Published December 8th 2014 by Routledge