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  • The MERge Model for Business Developmentby Orit Hazzan; Ronit Lis-Hacohen

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 54.99

    This Brief presents a new model for business development?MERge?to be implemented in practitioners? professional development in general and in the context of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) initiatives, particularly, in industry, educational institutions and public sector organizations. The authors aim to contribute to the field... more...

  • The Vanishing American Corporationby Gerald F. Davis

    Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2016; US$ 29.95

    It may be hard to believe in an era of Walmart, Citizens United, and the Koch brothers, but corporations are on the decline. The number of American companies listed on the stock market dropped by half between 1996 and 2012. In recent years we've seen some of the most storied corporations go bankrupt (General Motors, Chrysler, Eastman Kodak) or disappear... more...

  • Information, Models, and Sustainabilityby Jing Zhang; Luis Felipe Luna-Reyes; Theresa A. Pardo; Djoko S. Sayogo

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This book reflects on the emerging trends, development, and challenges of policy on sustainability using information technology, and provides valuable insights to both research and practice communities. Sustainability has become an important focus for government, civil society and the corporate community world-wide. Growing interest in addressing environmental... more...

  • Technology and the Cityby Tan Yigitcanlar

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The interplay between smart urban technologies and city development is a relatively uncharted territory. Technology and the City aims to fill that gap, exploring the growing importance of smart technologies and systems in contemporary cities, and providing an in-depth understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of smart urban technology... more...

  • Smaller Cities in a World of Competitivenessby Peter Karl Kresl; Daniele Ietri

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Much recent research in Urban Studies has concentrated on the notion of the ?global city? but discussion has also covered a larger set of mega cities, with populations in excess of 10 million. This analysis has begged the question of the optimal size for a city ? is larger always better? Smaller Cities explores the advantages and disadvantages... more...

  • Economic Reform in Asiaby Sara Hsu

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 40.00

    Economic Reform in Asia compares and analyzes the reform and development patterns of China, India, and Japan from both historical and developmental perspectives. Sara Hsu specifically focuses on China’s reform and opening-up in 1979, India’s accelerated liberalization in 1991, and the outset of the Meiji Restoration in Japan in 1878. This... more...

  • Challenging Neoliberalismby Cal Clark; Evelyn A. Clark

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 40.00

    Neoliberalism, which advocates free markets without government interference, has become increasingly utilized and controversial over the last three and a half decades. This book presents case studies of Chile and Taiwan, two countries that seemingly prospered from adopting neoliberal strategies, and finds that their developmental histories challenge... more...

  • Innovation Networks and the New Asian Regionalismby Hans-Peter Brunner

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 40.00

    The rise of Asia, as well as the future of regional cooperation and integration (RCI) the world over, will be profoundly influenced by the challenges of slowing productivity growth, increasing economic inequalities and systemic vulnerabilities. Such structural reform issues will require RCI policies that complement domestic policy reform. This unique... more...

  • Deploying Foresight for Policy and Strategy Makersby Leonid Gokhberg; Dirk Meissner; Alexander Sokolov

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 79.99

    This book develops foresight techniques to turn future societal challenges into opportunities. The authors present foresight approaches for innovation policy and management. Future developments in fields such as education, energy, new materials, nanotechnologies are highlighted for different countries. Readers will discover tools and instruments to... more...