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Business Ethics

  • Take Careby David Grayson

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2017; US$ 22.00

    Take Care is a practical guide that will enable employers to better understand and support employees with caring responsibilities. It presents this as part of good management practice that strengthens organizational resilience and sustainability, and also argues that this is now an integral element of being a responsible employer and organisation. more...

  • Wirksamkeit von Sozialkonzepten bei Glücksspielanbieternby Ingo Fiedler; Ann-Christin Wilcke; Gesine Thoma; Lennart Ante; Fred Steinmetz

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 38.53

    Die Autoren zeigen auf, dass Sozialkonzepte aus theoretischer Sicht einen Beitrag zu effektiver Suchtprävention leisten können, zum Beispiel durch ein anbieter- und spielformübergreifendes Sperrsystem sowie ein Opt-Out-Selbstlimitierungssystem. Jedoch steht ein inhärenter Anreizkonflikt der Anbieter einer wirksamen Umsetzung entgegen und selbst die... more...

  • Crony Capitalism in Indiaby Naresh Khatri; Abhoy Ojha

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 114.62

    Crony Capitalism in India provides a comprehensive and scholarly examination of the important topic of crony capitalism, filling an important gap in the market. Bringing together experts from various backgrounds, it addresses the key underpinnings of this complex and multifarious issue. Given the emergent nature of the Indian economy, this book provides... more...

  • Socially Responsible Outsourcingby Brian Nicholson; Ron Babin; Mary C. Lacity

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 108.21

    A compilation of prestigious contributions from eminent thinkers in the field, this book focuses on the topic of socially responsible outsourcing (SRO). Building on the previous title in this series, Socially Responsible Outsourcing develops the concept of 'Impact Sourcing' which has gained increased commercial and academic interest over the past four... more...

  • Die Produktgestaltung von Klimaschutzfonds als nachhaltiges Anlageprodukt für Privatanlegerby Thomas Steiauf

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 60.67

    Thomas Steiauf deckt in diesem Buch die Präferenzen von Retailanlegern für Klimaschutzfonds auf. Er arbeitet heraus, welche Bedeutung klassische Produktmerkmale eines Fonds wie Risiko und Rendite im Vergleich zu nachhaltigen Produktmerkmalen besitzen und wie diese Merkmale ausgestaltet sein sollten. Darüber hinaus zeigt der Autor, wie die Präferenzen... more...

  • Emotions and Identityby Wilfred J. Zerbe; Charmine E. J. Hartel; Neal M. Ashkanasy; Laura Petitta

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2017; US$ 154.95

    This volume focuses on the role of emotions in forming and sustaining identities at work, and the value of exploring these topics from various theoretical and methodological points of view. This volume recognizes the depth of emotion and identity at work by addressing these topics on individual, occupational, and social role levels. more...

  • Social and Environmental Dimensions of Organizations and Supply Chainsby Marcus Brandenburg; Gerd J. Hahn; Tobias Rebs

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 137.54

    This book focuses on environmental and social factors in international supply chains and industry networks. It explores whether socially-responsible and environmentally-conscious operations are complementary or conflictive to economic targets. The book elaborates on innovative approaches to manage the economic, ecological and social performance in... more...

  • The Chickenshit Clubby Jesse Eisinger

    Simon & Schuster 2017; US$ 28.00

    From Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Jesse Eisinger, a blistering account of corporate greed and impunity, and the reckless, often anemic response from the Department of Justice. Why were no bankers put in prison after the financial crisis of 2008? Why do CEOs seem to commit wrongdoing with impunity? The problem goes beyond banks deemed “Too Big... more...

  • Building Efficient Management and Leadership Practicesby Stefania Zanda

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 114.62

    This book examines the relationships among leadership, the quality of the management process and business results. Drawing from the pioneering contributions of Chester I. Barnard, this book defines the role and characteristics of an effective and efficient manager in the new knowledge economy. This book also examines the relevance of Barnard’s work... more...

  • Integrity in Business and Managementby Manjit Monga; Marc Orlitzky

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This book highlights the interconnectedness of integrity with philosophical history, leadership, managerial decision-making, and organizational effectiveness in a wide variety of contexts (e.g., time theft in organizations and family business). Well-known researchers in business ethics from all around the world reframe the literature on integrity... more...