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  • Engaging University Studentsby

    Springer Singapore 2014; US$ 129.00

    This book provides university teachers, leaders and policymakers with evidence on how researchers in several countries are monitoring and improving student engagement?the extent to which students are exposed to and participate in effective educational practices. It captures insights from international implementations of the National Survey of Student... more...

  • Hybrid Factoryby Tetsuo Abo

    Oxford University Press 1994; US$ 189.99

    This study describes in detail the potential for the effective international transfer of Japanese management and production systems. It is the result of a ten-year research project by a joint US/Japanese study team. more...

  • Japanese Hybrid Factoriesby Tetsuo Abo

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 120.00

    This book presents the findings of the Japanese Multinational Enterprise Study Group and offers the 'Application-adaptation' framework as a means of measuring the degree to which Japanese parent systems are transferred to the subsidiary. It proposes this as a model for assessing the transferability of systems in any multinational enterprise. more...

  • System Sourcing - Erfolgspotenziale der Systembeschaffungby Sönke Albers; Thomas Andreßen

    Deutscher Universitätsverlag 2008; US$ 99.00

    Thomas Andreßen identifiziert und evaluiert Erfolgsfaktoren in System-Sourcing-Kooperationen. Im Mittelpunkt steht die Steuerung der Kooperationen durch Management- und Controllinginstrumente wie Chain Target Costing, Audits oder die Verknüpfung von Informationssystemen. more...

  • Death of the Spirit in the American Workplaceby Seth Allcorn

    ABC-CLIO 2001; US$ 84.00

    There's more to work and the life of the organization than just numbers. In his new book on how people function in work settings, Allcorn calls it the human spirit. It too contributes to the life and performance of organizations, but like life itself it can die--or be killed. Allcorn argues that changes in how organizations are managed--downsizing,... more...

  • Living Standards in the Pastby Robert C. Allen; Tommy Bengtsson; Martin Dribe

    Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 234.99

    Why did Europe experience industrialisation and modern economic growth before China, India or Japan? This is one of the most fundamental questions in Economic History and one that has provoked intense debate. The main concern of this book is to determine when the gap in living standards between the East and the West emerged. The established view, dating... more...

  • Familienpolitik und soziale Sicherungby Jörg W. Althammer

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2005; US$ 119.00

    Das Buch wendet sich einem Feld zu, das in den letzten Jahren zunehmend an Bedeutung gewonnen hat: der Familienpolitik. Dass dieser Bereich in den letzten Jahren eine nachhaltige Aufwertung in der wirtschaftswissenschaftlichen und politischen Rezeption erfahren hat, ist nicht zuletzt auf die ständige wissenschaftliche Auseinandersetzung mit den Bedingungen... more...

  • Information, Incentives and Bargaining in the Japanese Economyby Masahiko Aoki

    Cambridge University Press 1988; US$ 52.00

    This book is not another parable of Japan's economic success; it provides rich and systematic descriptions of Japanese microeconomic institutions. more...

  • Management and International Business Issues in Jordanby Kip Becker; Hamed El-Said

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 76.95

    Understand the economic, cultural, and enterprise issues facing the Arab countries of the Middle East! Jordan is playing a vital role in the economic and political transformation of the Middle East, but little research has been done on its business climate. Management and International Business Issues in Jordan fills that gap. This groundbreaking... more...

  • Culture and Management in the Americasby Alfredo Behrens

    Stanford University Press 2009; US$ 35.00

    Culture and Management in the Americas provides a different approach to enhance the effectiveness of management across cultures. more...