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  • Innovation and Growth in the Global Economy

    Grossman and Helpman develop a unique approach in which innovation is viewed as a deliberate outgrowth of investments in industrial research by forward-looking, profit-seeking agents.

    • ASIN: 0262570971

  • The Imagination Challenge: Strategic Foresight and Innovation in the Global Economy

    Companies constantly present technological developments-new materials, new mechanisms, and new ways to enhance existing products and services. Yet these seldom lead to truly new ideas. Why? Humans are all born with creative instincts, but in the interest of efficient and predictable productivity, institutions such as schools and businesses routinely hinder those impulses. The most innovative products and services, author Alexander Manu argues, arise out of the behaviors of play--the ability to imagine, without limits, the question "What if…?"...

    • ASIN: 0321413652
    • UPC: 785342413656

  • Justice in a Global Economy: Strategies for Home, Community, and World

    Today's complex social and economic problems leave many people in the affluent world feeling either overwhelmed or ambivalent. Even the small percentage of us who have examined the ethics behind our financial decisions and overcome the often-deterring factors of self-interest rarely know what to do to make any difference. By providing tools for examination and concrete actions for individuals, communities, and society at large, Justice in a Global Economy guides its readers through many of today's complex societal issues, including land use, im...

    • ASIN: 0664229557

  • University Expansion in a Changing Global Economy: Triumph of the BRICs?

    This is a study of higher education in the world's four largest developing economies―Brazil, Russia, India, and China. Already important players globally, by mid-century, they are likely to be economic powerhouses. But whether they reach that level of development will depend in part on how successfully they create quality higher education that puts their labor forces at the cutting edge of the information society. Using an empirical, comparative approach, this book develops a broad picture of the higher education system in each country in the...

    • ASIN: 0804786011
    • Brand: Brand: Stanford University Press

  • Monetary Plurality in Local, Regional and Global Economies (Financial History)

    The idea that each country should have one currency is so deeply rooted in people’s minds that the possibility of multiple and concurrent currencies seems unthinkable. Monetary systems contribute to problems of high unemployment and social distress during financial and economic crisis, so reforms to increase the responsiveness and flexibility of the monetary system can be part of the solution. This book discusses ‘monetary plurality’, which is the circulation of several currencies at the same time and space. It addresses how multiple cur...

    • ASIN: 1138280283

  • The Rise of Sustainability

    • ASIN: B01MUV0MQX

  • Special Interest Politics

    This landmark theoretical book is about the mechanisms by which special interest groups affect policy in modern democracies. Defining a special interest group as any organization that takes action on behalf of an identifiable group of voters, Gene Grossman and Elhanan Helpman ask: How do special interest groups derive their power and influence? What determines the extent to which they are able to affect policy outcomes? What happens when groups with differing objectives compete for influence?The authors develop important theoretical tools for s...

    • ASIN: 0262571676
    • UPC: 000262571676

  • The Power of Management Capital : Utilizing the New Drivers of Innovation, Profitability and Growth in a Demanding Global Economy

    From the man whom BusinessWeek has called a "founding father" and the "hands-on implementer" of the Quality Movement comes a breakthrough approach to management and leadership Just as Armand Feigenbaum's pioneering Total Quality Control changed the world's approach to quality and productivity, The Power of Management Capital will also transform the contemporary business landscape. The Power of Management Capital explains the new business model of "management capital"--what it is and how the deployment of management assets sets pacesetter compan...

    • ASIN: 0070217335
    • UPC: 639785382270

  • Policy, Regulation and Innovation in China's Electricity and Telecom Industries

    The scale of China's innovation ambitions inspires worldwide commentary, much of it poorly informed. Focusing on electricity, telecommunication and semiconductors, this book offers a richly detailed account of China's innovation efforts. Massive application of human, policy and financial resources shows great promise, but institutional obstacles, conflicting objectives, ill-advised policies and Soviet-era legacies inject inefficiencies, resulting in a complex mosaic of success and failure in both technical and commercial dimensions. State Grid ...

    • ASIN: 1108703690

  • Business and Development Studies: Issues and Perspectives (Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology)

    Business and Development Studies: Issues and Perspectives provides a comprehensive collection of cutting-edge theoretical and empirical contributions to the emerging field of business and development studies.Compared to more traditional business-school accounts of business in developing countries which focus on the challenges and opportunities of doing business in developing countries, this anthology explores whether, how, and under what conditions business contributes to the achievement of economic, social, and environmental goals in developin...

    • ASIN: B07Z6QFFX9

  • The Next Africa: An Emerging Continent Becomes a Global Powerhouse

    The Next Africa, an Axiom Best Business Book Award winner, will change the way people think about the continent. The old narrative of an Africa disconnected from the global economy, depicted by conflict or corruption, and heavily dependent on outside donors is fading. A wave of transformation driven by business, modernization, and a new cadre of remarkably talented Africans is thrusting the continent from the world's margins to the global mainstream. In the coming decades the magnitude of Africa's markets and rising influence of its people will...

    • ASIN: 125006371X
    • Brand: Thomas Dunne Books

  • Creative Economy Entrepreneurs: From Startup to Success: How Startups in the Creative Industries are Transforming the Global Economy

    A global tour de force, Creative Economy Entrepreneurs takes readers on a journey through the landscape of breakneck innovation and wild uncertainty that is today's creative industries. From entrepreneurs in Brazilian favelas to founders on Malaysian beaches, creative entrepreneurs are driving unprecedented value in economies. Creative industries entrepreneurs are repurposing bowling alleys in rural North America and 3D printing rechargeable hair dryers in Lagos. They're building new markets, inventing new technologies, and solving the challeng...

    • ASIN: 0692118799

  • Entrepreneurship in the Global Economy: Engine for Economic Growth

    Entrepreneurs have long been drivers of innovation in developed countries. They start companies and create new industries that keep economies strong and prosperous. Today, however, in developing nations such as China, state-controlled economies are building robust industries at stunning speed and siphoning off jobs from the West. How can entrepreneurs function in the face of this challenge? Can they continue to create economic value in a globalized business environment? This book addresses the crucial issue of state planning vs. free enterprise...

    • ASIN: 1107019761
    • Brand: Brand: Cambridge University Press

  • Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations

    #1 New York Times Bestseller • Los Angeles Times BestsellerOne of The Wall Street Journal's 10 Books to Read Now • One of Kirkus Reviews's Best Nonfiction Books of the Year • One of Publishers Weekly's Most Anticipated Books of the YearShortlisted for the OWL Business Book Award and Longlisted for the Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year AwardVersion 2.0, Updated and Expanded, with a New AfterwordWe all sense it—something big is going on. You feel it in your workplace. You feel it when you talk to your kids. You can’...

    • ASIN: B01F1Z0QHA

  • Revolutionizing World Trade: How Disruptive Technologies Open Opportunities for All (Emerging Frontiers in the Global Economy)

    "Suominen brilliantly explores the impact of new technologies on the patterns, players,and possibilities of world trade, and their unparalleled potential to reignite productivity, raise incomes, and empower people."-Anabel Gonzalez, former Costa Rican Trade Minister and SeniorDirector at the World Bank​Almost 15 years ago, in The World is Flat, Thomas Friedman popularized the latest wave of globalization as a world of giant corporate supply chains that tripled world trade between 1990 and 2010. Major corporations such as Apple, Dell, and G...

    • ASIN: 1503610713

  • Scale : The Universal Laws of Growth, Innovation, Sustainability, and the Pace of Life in Organisms, Cities, Economies, and Companies

    "From one of the most influential scientists of our time, a dazzling exploration of the hidden laws that govern the life cycle of everything from plants and animals to the cities we live in. The

    • UPC: 55183110
    • Rating: 3.5

  • Knowledge-Based Growth in Natural Resource Intensive Economies : Mining, Knowledge Development and Innovation in Norway 1860-1940


    • UPC: 391482203

  • The Governance Structures of Chinese Firms : Innovation, Competitiveness, and Growth in a Dual Economy

    This book examines the dynamics of the Chinese economy, including ownership structure, management design, labor-management relations, business infrastructure, and capitalization in both the public and private

    • UPC: 10909006

  • The Governance Structures of Chinese Firms : Innovation, Competitiveness, and Growth in a Dual Economy

    This book examines the dynamics of the Chinese economy, including ownership structure, management design, labor-management relations, business infrastructure, and capitalization in both the public and private

    • UPC: 55769627

  • Innovation, Growth and Competitiveness : Dynamic Regions in the Knowledge-Based World Economy

    As the world economy is increasingly driven by knowledge and innovation, this volume investigates the underlying factors of growth and performance in regions with global interaction. The text explores the role research plays in education

    • UPC: 14938225

  • Green Japan : Environmental Technologies, Innovation Policy, and the Pursuit of Green Growth

    Green Japan critically examines the Japanese effort to combine economic growth with commitments to environmental

    • UPC: 55816816

  • Intellectual Property, Innovation and Management in Emerging Economies - eBook

    This book argues that intellectual property (IP) management development and innovation are fundamental to economic development , especially in newly emerging economies which often hold vast reserves of natural resources and human knowledge that remain

    • UPC: 769456595

  • Managing Sustainable Innovation: The Driver for Global Growth (Hardcover)

    Ian Maxwell applies decades of research and application to present a novel approach to innovation, with an emphasis on sustainable and renewable practices that benefit many, and not just a handful of executives and shareholders.

    • UPC: 10398625

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Mit : Continuing Global Growth and Impact--An Updated Report

    This monograph updates an earlier survey (Entrepreneurial Impact: The Role of MIT) to explore the continuing contribution of MIT alumni to innovation and entrepreneurship in the United States and

    • UPC: 386287203

  • The Power of Global Teams : Driving Growth and Innovation in a Fast Changing World

    The Power of Global Teams: Driving Growth and Innovation in a Fast Changing

    • UPC: 26739329

  • Technology, Innovation and Inclusive Growth

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    How is Technology Impacting the Economy?

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    Mariana Mazzucato: The Value of Everything - making and taking in the global economy

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