Small Business Management Products

  • The Formation and Development of Small Business

    Issues and Evidence, 1st Edition

    By Peter Johnson

    This book brings together thirty years of original empirical research on key aspects of the formation and development of small firms from selected articles authored or co-authored by Peter Johnson. Complete with a comprehensive introduction from the author placing the work in relation to the…

    Paperback – 2016-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Small Business

  • The Entrepreneurial Middle Class (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Robert Goffee, Richard Scase

    This book, first published in 1982, is a study of the processes that shape the reproduction of the entrepreneurial middle class. It identifies the major dynamics surrounding stages of business growth. More particularly, it focuses upon obstacles and cleavages inherent within the process of…

    Paperback – 2016-05-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Profiles in Small Business

    A Competitive Strategy Approach, 1st Edition

    By Margo E. Anderson, Lowell R. Jacobsen, Gavin Reid

    A new analytical approach to small firms' cases, which * Uses rich primary source data on modern small businesses * Combines business strategy and industrial organization * Presents detailed Profiles on diverse small businesses * Shows how successful small businesses achieve competitive…

    Paperback – 2016-05-11
    Routledge

  • Diversity Management in the UK

    Organizational and Stakeholder Experiences, 1st Edition

    By Anne-marie Greene, Gill Kirton

    A comprehensive and critical review of the global scholarly literature on diversity, this book presents findings from original UK-based research involving in-depth organizational case studies, interviews, observation and documentary data from over fifty organizations. Analyzing the findings from…

    Paperback – 2015-12-07
    Routledge

  • The Rise and Decline of Small Firms (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan Boswell

    First published in 1973, this title examines the development patterns of small businesses. It considers why people found firms; the factors that contribute to entrepreneurial success; problems of management succession and inheritance; the strengths and weaknesses of family firms; the reasons…

    Paperback – 2015-10-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Information Technology and Competitive Advantage in Small Firms

    1st Edition

    By Brian Webb, Frank Schlemmer

    Does Information Technology matter? This book argues that even as Information Technology hardware, software, data and associated processes are becoming more of a commodity, it has never been more important to manage Information Technology as a strategic asset. However, managing Information…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of the Small Firm

    1st Edition

    By Charles Dannreuther, Lew Perren

    For many, small firms are everyday realities of the economy and visible in every high-street and industrial estate. Their existence and importance is unquestionable. Such beliefs are understandable, but the authors of this new book would suggest they are misguided. The Political Economy of the…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Asia's Entrepreneurs

    Dilemmas, Risks and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Virginia Cha, Jennifer Lien

    This book is a collection of technology startup cases in Asia, told in a narrative form, to give readers an insider view to how innovators and technopreneurs view entrepreneurial opportunities from use of technology, how the technopreneurs raise funding to support their vision, and the subsequent…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
    Routledge

  • Small Firms and Network Economies

    1st Edition

    By Martin Perry

    Recent development experience points to the way business can be the key to a dynamic small business sector, especially where those links are built on high trust co-operative relations.This book reviews different types of small business network, illustrated by an international selection of case…

    Paperback – 2014-12-02
    Routledge

  • Regional Development through Ecological Business

    Unique Cases in Japanese Rural Regions, 1st Edition

    By Makoto Hirano

    Regional disparity is one of the current pressing social issues. Many countries lack basic infrastructures of establishing a new business or industrial cluster. The book argues that existing arguments which have mostly focused on macroscopic view of economy of society…

    Paperback – 2014-03-28
    Routledge

  • Street Entrepreneurs

    People, Place, & Politics in Local and Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Cross, Alfonso Morales

    Addressing the current dearth of available literature on this topic, the editors use a range of international case studies to explore street vending and informal economies which continue to be, especially in developing countries, a vital economic driver. This volume collects essays from authors…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Chinese Family Business and the Equal Inheritance System

    Unravelling the Myth, 1st Edition

    By Victor Zheng

    This book disputes the traditional argument that the equal inheritance system hinders the growth of Chinese family business, approaching this not only in terms of economic capital, but also in terms of human capital such as education and leadership, and social networks. Zheng argues that most of…

    Paperback – 2013-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

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