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Smart Cities – Dynamic Sustainability Issues and Challenges for ‘Old World’ Economies: a Case from the United Kingdom
(Slovenian Academy of Management, 2015-11-02)
The rapid and dynamic rate of urbanization, particularly in emerging world economies, has resulted in a need to find sustainable ways of dealing with the excessive strains and pressures that come to bear on existing ...
Factors influenceing the share of ownership sought in cross- border acquisitions - UK perspectives
(EuroMed Research Business Institute, 2015-09-10)
The aim of the paper is to investigate the factors influencing share of ownership sought in cross border acquisitions (CBAs). Drawing on multiple theoretical explanations, we develop and test hypotheses on factors influencing ...
A lost century in Economics: Three theories of banking and the conclusive evidence
How do banks operate and where does the money supply come from? The financial crisis has heightened awareness that these questions have been unduly neglected by many researchers. During the past century, three different ...
Diplomatic and International History: Athletes and Ambassadors
Editorial - Special Issue - Leading for Organizational Excellence in the Middle East
The Middle Eastern region of the world is considered as one of the fastest emerging economies of the world and has been of continuous interest to management practitioners, consultants and academics. The economic structures ...
The Role of Marketing Resources in Radical Innovation Activity: Antecedents and Payoffs
(Journal of Product Innovation Management, 2015-08-17)
While radical product innovations represent significant engines of firm growth, questions remain over whether marketing helps or hurts (1) a firm’s radical product innovation activity and (2) its rewards from radical product ...
Strategy development: Driving improvisation in Malaysia
Improvisation is vital for strategy development, but there remains a lack of understanding about this phenomenon. This emerges directly from the insufficient investigation of its drivers and context. This paper extends ...
Signs and Wonders: Exploring the Effects and Impact of the Investors in People Logo and Symbols
Purpose – This paper aims to examine and assess the reputational impact of the logo and symbols of the UK Standard Investors in People (IiP). The extant literature highlights differing opinions in terms of the likely ...
Improving employability through research Informed Learning: enhancing student engagement on a vocational outdoor degree
Hickman, M., Gray, P., Inkster, A., Passenger, N., Stokes P., and Beard, C. (2015) ‘Improving employability through research Informed Learning: enhancing student engagement on a vocational outdoor degree’, Inspire: Sharing ...
New Thoughts on Leadership in Turbulent Times
Rowland, C., Hall, R. and Stokes, P. (2015) ‘New Thoughts on Leadership in Turbulent Times’, EuroMed Conference – University of Verona, Italy, September 18-20.