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  • The Informal Economy

    Exploring Drivers and Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ioana Horodnic, Peter Rodgers, Colin Williams, Legha Momtazian

    During much of the twentieth century, informal employment and entrepreneurship was commonly depicted as a residue from a previous era. Its continuing presence was seen to be a sign of "backwardness" whilst the formal economy represented "progress". In recent decades, however, numerous studies have…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • The Origins of Worker Mobilisation

    Australia 1788-1850, 1st Edition

    By Michael Quinlan

    This is a book on how and why workers come together. Almost coincident with its inception, worker organisation is a central and enduring element of capitalism. In the 19th and 20th centuries’ mobilisation by workers played a substantial role in reshaping critical elements of these societies in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Small Businesses and Effective ICT

    Stories and Practical Insights, 1st Edition

    By Carmine Sellitto, David Banks, Scott Bingley, Stephen Burgess

    Small businesses make up some 90-95 percent of all global firms. Many undervalue the importance of information and communication technology (ICT). Within the small business segment there can be significant differences amongst the avid early adopters of ICT and the laggards. Research on early…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Management Research

    European Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sabina Siebert

    Management Research: European Perspectives brings together experts in the field to take stock of European management research and reflect on its distinctiveness. Building on a successful series of papers published in the European Management Journal, this book contains international contributions…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Revitalising Leadership

    Putting Theory and Practice into Context, 1st Edition

    By Suze Wilson, Stephen Cummings, Brad Jackson, Sarah Proctor-Thomson

    Revitalising leadership connects leadership theory and practice with context. It argues that the universal prescriptions favoured by most leadership scholars ignore the reality that context always matters in leadership practice – and so it should matter in leadership theorizing too. Addressing this…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • The Making of Shareholder Welfare Society

    A Study in Corporate Governance, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Styhre

    The Making of Shareholder Welfare Society traces and accounts for the debates and discussions between law and economics scholars and mainstream legal scholars, management theorists, and economic sociologists. This is done in detail to demonstrate that the shareholder welfare society was built from…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Socially Responsible Capitalism and Management

    1st Edition

    By Henri Savall, Michel Péron, Véronique Zardet, Marc Bonnet

    In the current crisis context, capitalism is questioned by its detractors or defended by its partisans. The concept of Socially Responsible Capitalism (SRC) is based on the entrepreneurial spirit. It encourages exemplary behaviors, such as effective, efficient and ethical behaviors, by stimulating…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Interventionist Management Accounting Research

    Theory Contributions with Societal Impact, 1st Edition

    By Petri Suomala, Jouni Lyly-Yrjänäinen, Teemu Laine, Falconer Mitchell

    Interventionist research has been proposed as one way of increasing societal impact of management accounting (MA) research. However, there are no guidelines regarding what sort of phenomena would be the most suitable ones to be studied using research interventions. This book builds on top of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Trade Unions and Arab Revolutions

    The Tunisian Case of UGTT, 1st Edition

    By Hèla Yousfi

    This book traces the role of the UGTT (the Tunisian General Labour Union) during Tunisia’s 2011 revolution and the transition period that ensued – Tunisia being the Arab country where trade unionism was the strongest and most influential in shaping the outcomes of the uprising. The UGTT; From its…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Social Regeneration and Local Development

    Cooperation, Social Economy and Public Participation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Silvia Sacchetti, Asimina Christoforou, Michele Mosca

    Social regeneration is about the transformative processes that, through institutional choices that embody cooperation and inclusion, develop opportunities and capabilities for weak categories, and transversally for society. The challenge of social regeneration can be addressed, in part, through…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Motivating SMEs to Cooperate and Internationalize

    A Dynamic Perspective, 1st Edition

    By George Tesar, Zsuzsanna Vincze

    Interest in generally expanding the understanding of small and medium-sized enterprises, especially understanding their strategies and operations to enter international markets, is growing rapidly among researchers and academics globally. Government officials, regional and economic specialists, and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Women, Religion and Leadership

    Female Saints as Unexpected Leaders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Denison

    Women, Religion and Leadership focuses on women from the traditional context of women as leaders with chapters observing various aspects of leadership from specifically chosen religious female leaders and going on to examine the legacies they leave behind.   This book seeks to identify and analyse…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

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