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  • Dienstleistungsmanagement im Krankenhaus Iby

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 69.99

    Das Management von Dienstleistungen zählt zu den zentralen Herausforderungen im Gesundheitssektor. Dabei gilt es Optimierungs- und Gestaltungspotenziale zu erkennen und Verbesserungsmaßnahmen einzuleiten. Vor diesem Hintergrund wurde dem Thema ?Prozess-, Produktivitäts- und Diversitätsmanagement? ein Sammelband gewidmet, in dem profilierte Wissenschaftler... more...

  • Beyond the Green Revolutionby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    1 On the Ecology of Theories.- The Growth of Current Theories.- Toward a Theory of Contextual Analysis.- Summary.- 2 Historical Seedbeds.- The Evolutionary Theater.- Developmental Plays.- 1492?1660.- 1660?1838.- 1838?1972.- Summary.- 3 The ?New? Seeds and the Logic of Their Growth (or Jack and the Beanstalk Revisited).- Résumé of the Development of... more...

  • Human Ecology and World Developmentby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    The Nature and Extent of World Poverty.- Current and Future Trends in Development Assistance.- World Trade Patterns and the Developing Countries 1970?2000.- The Global Ecosystem.- Ecological Effects of Current Development Processes in Less Developed Countries.- Ecological Approaches to Agricultural Development.- Development and Physical Resource Utilization.-... more...

  • Environmental Standardsby

    Springer US 2013; US$ 259.00

    List of Authors. Preface. List of Abbreviations. Summary. Introduction. 1. Necessity and Function of Environmental Standards. 2. Scientific-Medical Foundations of Radiation Protection. 3. Development of Environmental Standards for Radiation and Other Noxae. 4. Individual, Social and Governmental Risk Assessment and Perception. 5. Formal Criteria... more...

  • Productivity, Technology and Economic Growthby

    Springer US 2013; US$ 269.00

    Bart van Ark is professor in Economics of Productivity and Technology Policy. He is associated with the Groningen Growth and Development Centre, and The Conference Board, a business research organisation in Europe and the United States. Simon K. Kuipers is professor in Macroeconomics and presently Chairman of the Executive Board of the University... more...

  • Media and Convergence Managementby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 99.00

    This book sheds light on crucial phenomena of media and convergence management, and addresses in detail a variety of specific issues raised by innovations related to media, technologies, industries, business models, consumer behavior and content management. more...

  • State Aid for Newspapersby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 229.00

    Ever since newspaper companies first turned to their governments for support in the 1950s, print media has been supported by state aid in many parts of the world. Today, the principles and practicalities of these subsidies have been called into question, endangering the secure funding of expensive high-quality press output. This book provides a comprehensive... more...

  • The Impacts of Biofuels on the Economy, Environment, and Povertyby

    Springer New York 2014; US$ 129.00

    Interest in biofuels began with oil shocks in the 1970?s, but the more rapid development and consumption of biofuel industry in recent years has been primarily driven by mandates, subsidies, climate change concerns, emissions targets and energy security. From 2004 to 2006, fuel ethanol grew by 26% and biodiesel grew by 172%. As biofuel production continues... more...

  • Innovation and Technology in Koreaby

    Physica-Verlag HD 2007; US$ 129.00

    Only inadequately perceived by the Western public, Korea has transformed into an economic heavy weight during recent decades. The Korean government believes it can turn it into one of the top 10 competitive economies until 2010. This goal does not sound overambitious as Korea has undergone tremendous efforts in order to forge ahead in the field of... more...

  • Risikomanagement der Öffentlichen Handby

    Physica-Verlag HD 2009; US$ 119.00

    Das vorliegende Buch ist die erste systematisch angelegte Abhandlung zum Themenkomplex "Risikomanagement der Öffentlichen Hand" in Deutschland. Der Gesetzgeber hat die gesetzlichen Rahmenbedingungen zur Gewährleistung von Mindestbedingungen für Risikomanagementsysteme in den letzten Jahren in Deutschland für private Unternehmen immer wieder verschärft.... more...