The Leading eBooks Store Online

4,011,120 members ⚫ 1,318,789 ebooks

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Corporate & Business History

Most popular at the top

  • Rethinking Social Capital and Entrepreneurship in Greater Chinaby Jenn-Hwan Wang; Ray-May Hsung

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Family networks and wider personal social relationships - guanxi - have long been held to be a significant factor making for the success of many Chinese family businesses, and guanxi is often seen as a special characteristic which shapes the nature of all business in China. This book re-examines this proposition critically, bringing together the... more...

  • Governance and Performance in Public and Non-Profit Organizationsby Alessandro Hinna; Luca Gnan; Fabio Monteduro

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2016; US$ 134.95

    Studies in Public and Non-Profit Governance (SPNPG) publishes in a growing area of governance research. SPNPG allows for the establishment of an engaged community of researchers. It contributes to the definition of the theoretical components that assign an innovation role to governance systems in public and non profit organizations. more...

  • Ethik im Mittelstandby Ingo Gestring; Torsten Gonschorek; Anne-Katrin Haubold; Ralph Sonntag; Rüdiger von der Weth

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 35.10

    Unternehmer und Geschäftsführer mittelständischer Unternehmen werden zunehmend mit Fragen zu ethisch-moralischen Grundsätzen, Corporate Social Resposibility und Nachhaltigkeit konfrontiert. Wie sieht ein ethisch korrektes Unternehmen aus? Wie geht man gerecht und zukunftsorientiert mit seinen Mitarbeiter um? Wo ist die Grenze zwischen ehrlichem Marketing... more...

  • The Performance of European Business in the Twentieth Centuryby Youssef Cassis; Andrea Colli; Harm Schröter

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 98.99

    This book provides the first attempt to measure European business performance over the Twentieth Century. The book's findings, confirm and inform widely held assumptions regarding business performance - regarding strategy and structure, ownership and control, old and new industries, emerging and advanced economies. more...

  • Corporate Governance and Corporate Behavior in Japanby Masaharu Hanazaki

    Springer Japan 2016; US$ 51.32

    This book carefully examines the effects of changes in the corporate governance structure on corporate behavior or company performance, using micro-data from listed companies in Japan. The author found that in Japan the introduction of stock options had neither a positive impact on profitability nor the negative side effects of promoting risk-taking... more...

  • The Golden Passportby Duff McDonald

    HarperCollins 2017; US$ 26.25

    With The Firm , financial journalist Duff McDonald pulled back the curtain on consulting giant McKinsey & Company. In The Golden Passport , he reveals the inner works of a singular nexus of power, ambition, and influence: Harvard Business School. Harvard University still occupies a unique place in the public’s imagination, but the Harvard Business... more...

  • Japanese Firms During the Lost Two Decadesby Jun-ichi Nakamura

    Springer Japan 2016; US$ 51.32

    Why has Japan's lost decade become the lost two decades? This book attempts to provide a novel perspective on causes of stagnant productivity growth of the Japanese corporate sector during the lost two decades. Exploiting the corporate financial dataset compiled by the Development Bank of Japan, it shows empirical evidence that an excessive conservative... more...

  • GRC-Management als interdisziplinäre Corporate Governanceby Stefan Otremba

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 47.14

    Stefan Otremba beantwortet die Frage, wie Unternehmen den gestiegenen rechtlichen und gesellschaftlichen Anforderungen gerecht werden können, ohne dabei an Effizienz und Agilität zu verlieren. Die Lösung liegt in der integrativen Betrachtung von Governance (G), Risikomanagement (R) und Compliance (C). Im Zentrum steht das vom Autor entwickelte GRC-Gesamtkonzept... more...

  • Governance and Risk Management in Taxationby Arnaldo Marques de Oliveira Neto

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 119.36

    This book provides insights into identifying and dealing with possible corporate tax risks. It also elaborates on how enterprises can avoid possible issuance of notices of violation, fines and default interest, and ensure reduced tax responsibility of enterprises and their administrators when dealing with tax issues, thereby bringing about increased... more...

  • In the Roughby David Hueber

    TCU Press 2016; Not Available

    There has never been a book about the inner workings of the golf business or its leading players from an insider’s point of view. In the Rough reads like a novel, but it could also be required reading in a business school. This book takes the reader on a ride through the author’s unusual professional career and what he discovered in the most revealing... more...