This double volume presents a collection of 23 papers on how institutions matter to socio-economic life. The effort was seeded by the 2015 Alberta Institutions Conference, which brought together 108 participants from 14 countries and 51 different institutions.
This edited volume addresses sustainability efforts in cities and metropolitan regions around the world; focusing on... Læs mere
This multidisciplinary volume provides a unique and truly global collection of research on the nature of dating, mating, and coupling, as they occur across a variety of cultures in dynamically shifting societies.
Features an analysis of the Asian financial crisis and its impacts on the economies of the region by thirty-five scholars... Læs mere
The volume brings to life a number of the conference themes including corporate social responsibility, culture, academic integrity,... Læs mere
This volume illustrates and deepens the understanding of current agrarian dynamics developing in Mediterranean countries... Læs mere
Since the global financial crisis began in 2008-2009, there has been a strong decline in... Læs mere
This volume focuses on analyses of identity and narratives of identity in conflict outbreaks, dynamics, resolution and/or post-conflict peacebuilding and transitional justice.
Action Learning and Action Research deepens understanding and contributes to new knowledge about the theory, practice and processes of Action Learning (AL) and Action Research. It clarifies what constitutes AL/AR in its many forms and what it is not.
Mergers and acquisitions are a primary vehicle of growth for companies around the world. This book contains topics that range from strategy, to organizational integration, culture, leadership, human resource planning, and financial analysis.