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  • Die Wahrheit über IKEAby Johan Stenebo; Swantje Marschhäuser

    Campus Verlag 2010; US$ 23.86

    Hauptbeschreibung IKEA ist eines der verschwiegensten Unternehmen der Welt. Für sein gutes Image tut es fast alles, mit Erfolg. Ist wirklich alles sauber bei den freundlichen Schweden? Nein, sagt Johan Stenebo, der Topmanager bei IKEA war. Er zeigt, dass sich hinter der blaugelben Fassade des Konzerns Abgründe auftun. Frauen und Nichtschweden werden... more...

  • Funktionsdefizite in Regelungen zum Aufsichtsrat im deutschen und im niederländischen Rechtby Max van Drunen

    BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2010; US$ 39.78

    Hauptbeschreibung Die Nachbarländer Deutschland und die Niederlande versuchen mittels unterschiedlicher Regelungen zum Aufsichtsrat eine gute Führung und Führungskontrolle (Corporate Governance) ihrer Aktiengesellschaften zu gewährleisten. Ziel beider Länder ist es, die Wettbewerbslage der Gesellschaften auf dem Kapitalmarkt zu verbessern. Um diese... more...

  • Die Wahrheit über IKEAby Johan Stenebo; Swantje Marschhäuser

    Campus Verlag 2010; US$ 23.86

    Hauptbeschreibung IKEA ist eines der verschwiegensten Unternehmen der Welt. Für sein gutes Image tut es fast alles, mit Erfolg. Ist wirklich alles sauber bei den freundlichen Schweden? Nein, sagt Johan Stenebo, der Topmanager bei IKEA war. Er zeigt, dass sich hinter der blaugelben Fassade des Konzerns Abgründe auftun. Frauen und Nichtschweden werden... more...

  • Company Towns of the Bata Concernby Ondrej Sevecek; Martin Jemelka

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2013; US$ 60.86

    <P>During the interwar years, the footwear industry was confronted with similarly revolutionary changes and processes to those in the automobile industry which tend to be associated with the name of Henry Ford. Their major vehicle became the originally Czechoslovak enterprise of the Ba'a siblings, which, during the first decades of the twentieth... more...

  • The Global Politics of Arms Salesby Andrew J. Pierre

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 48.50

    Marshaling a great deal of new information in a highly readable manner, the author explains the reasons for the dramatic expansion of arms sales during the past decade and clearly traces such trends as the rise in sophistication of weapons being sold so as to include the most advanced technologies, and the shift in sales to unstable parts of the Third... more...

  • The Economics of Offsetsby Stephen Martin

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 210.00

    Despite their growth, outlined and analysed in this book, the claims and counter-claims that surround offsets have not been subjected to critical scrutiny by economists. This book fills that gap. It brings together a team of internationally renowned specialists to document and evaluate the economic impact of several countries' offset policies. In addition,... more...

  • Local Implementation of Quality, Labour and Environmental Standardsby Lizbeth Navas-Alemán; Luiza Bazan

    International Labour Office 2003; US$ 5.00

    Analyses whether improving quality, labour and environmental conditions will improve developing countries’ chances of upgrading industrially. Examines different types of value chain governance and levels of compliance with global standards in the footwear industry. Based on fieldwork carried out in the Sinos Valley in Brazil in 2000. more...

  • Organizing in the Informal Economyby Mark Bennett

    International Labour Office 2003; US$ 5.00

    Provides an overview of the clothing industry in South Africa and examines the activities of the South African Clothing and Textile Workers Union (SACTWU) and the Self Employed Women’s Union (SEWU), highlighting their achievements and failures in representing and empowering workers in the informal economy. more...

  • Innovation Policies and International Trade Rulesby Dr Kaushalesh Lal; Professor Pierre A. Mohnen

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 140.00

    An in-depth look at the critical question of the role of international trade rules and capacity building initiatives in the growth of textiles and clothing in developing countries. It looks into several aspects that could explain the differential export performance of the textiles and clothing industry in several developing countries. more...

  • Personal Capitalism and Corporate Governanceby Myrddin John Lewis; Roger Lloyd-Jones; Josephine Maltby

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2011; US$ 134.95

    Personal Capitalism and Corporate Governance is based on case studies of British manufacturing companies. It explores contemporary issues concerning corporate governance and corporate behaviour, with the main section dealing with methodology, in particula more...