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  • The IRC - An Experiment in Industrial Intervention

    A History of the Industrial Reorganisation Corporation, 1st Edition

    By Douglas Hague, Geoffrey Wilkinson

    The Industrial Reorganisation Corporation was created by a Labour Government in 1966 and dissolved by the incoming Conservative Government in 1971. It might have faded into oblivion had it not been for the controversy generated by its highly unusual constitution which gave control of public…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Industrial Economics

  • Further Studies in Industrial Organization

    1st Edition

    Edited by M.P. Fogarty

    This book, first published in 1948, examines four industries studied as part of the Nuffield College Reconstruction Survey, begun in 1941. These studies, despite their apparent diversity, have a number of features in common. One is geography, and another, more pressing, is the relation of industry…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Industrial Economics

  • The Industrial Development of Birmingham and the Black Country, 1860-1927

    1st Edition

    By G.C. Allen

    This book, first published in 1929, analyses the changes to Birmingham and the Black Country in the nineteenth century. The area underwent quite a transformation: many of the older trades were decaying, while at the same time a number of new manufactures were making a remarkable rapid advance. As a…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Industrial Economics

  • The Fundamental Principles of Finance

    1st Edition

    By Robert Irons

    Finance is the study of value and how it is determined. Individuals, small businesses and corporations regularly make use of value determinations for making strategic decisions that affect the future outcomes of their endeavors. The importance of accurate valuations cannot be overestimated; valuing…

    Paperback – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge

  • Gender, Poverty and Access to Justice

    Policy Implementation in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Lawson, Adam Dubin

    Access to justice is a fundamental right guaranteed under a wide body of international, regional and domestic laws. In Africa, women make up much of Africa’s poorest and most marginalized population, and as such are often prevented from enforcing rights or seeking other recourse. This book brings…

    Hardback – 2019-09-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Leader Thinking Skills

    Capacities for Contemporary Leadership, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael D. Mumford, Cory A. Higgs

    This book examines the various thinking skills that leaders may need to find success in contemporary organizations and institutions, covering a wide array of skills that are held to be important by key leadership scholars. Bridging theory and practice, chapters summarize major findings with…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

  • The Quiet Revolution

    Towards a Sustainable Economy, 1st Edition

    By Mike Townsend

    We are in a new era. The systems, rules and behaviours that led to business success in the 21st century are no longer working. Since the onset of the longest and deepest financial crisis in living memory, capitalism is still suffering a crisis of liquidity, reliability and confidence. There is a…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Management Consultancy for Innovation

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Williams

    This book provides a new perspective on innovation in consultancy firms. Focusing on how consultancy firms can innovate in the modern era, it exposes and discusses key drivers for innovation in the industry. These are broken down into 5 dimensions - or ‘Poles’ - relating to forms of capital (human…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Social and Economic Development in Central and Eastern Europe

    Stability and Change after 1990, 1st Edition

    Edited by Grzegorz Gorzelak

    The integration of post-socialist Central and Eastern Europe into the EU is one of the success stories of European development. The region has seen significant economic convergence, dramatic changes in socio-economic indicators, and improvements in the natural environment. However, some challenges…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • Root Cause Analysis

    Improving Performance for Bottom-Line Results, Fifth Edition, 5th Edition

    By Mark A. Latino, Robert J. Latino, Kenneth C. Latino

    This book comprehensively outlines what a holistic and effective Root Cause Analysis (RCA) system looks like. From the designing of the support infrastructure to the measuring of effectiveness on the bottom-line, this book provides the blueprint for making it happen. While traditionally RCA is…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    CRC Press

  • Principles of Economics in Context

    2nd Edition

    By Neva Goodwin, Jonathan M. Harris, Julie A. Nelson, Brian Roach, Mariano Torras

    The study of economics should not be highly abstract, but closely related to real-world events. Principles of Economics in Context addresses this challenge, laying out the principles of micro- and macroeconomics in a manner that is thorough, up to date and relevant to students, keeping theoretical…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Corporate Law, Codes of Conduct and Workers’ Rights

    1st Edition

    By Vanisha H. Sukdeo

    This book critically explores how increased regulation and governance of corporations can be used to help improve the rights of workers amidst an era of union decline. The book posits that soft law techniques such as codes of conduct are more effective in protecting workers than ‘hard law’ i.e.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

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