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easyLand: How easyJet Conquered Europe (Second Edition)

by Tony Anderson

In the summer of 1995 a start-up company led by the son of a Greek shipping tycoon, took up residence in an orange painted tin shack next to the runway at Luton airport. Initially dismissed by British Airways...

A Good Disruption

by Martin Stuchtey, Per-Anders Enkvist & Klaus Zumwinkel

Disruptive technology is one of the defining economic trends of our age, transforming one major industry after another. But what is the true impact of such disruption on the world's economies, and does it really...

Jobs For Development

Competition in the Promised Land: Black Migrants in Northern Cities and Labor Markets

by Leah Platt Boustan

From 1940 to 1970, nearly four million black migrants left the American rural South to settle in the industrial cities of the North and West. Competition in the Promised Land provides a comprehensive account...

Towards a New Russian Work Culture: Can Western Companies and Expatriates Change Russian Society?

by Vladimir V Karacharovskiy

This innovative book offers a fresh perspective on the national work culture of Russia and the substantial role foreign institutional and cultural impact has had in shaping it. Russia's contemporary work culture...

The Tropical Oil Crop Revolution

Reinventing Prosperity: Managing Economic Growth to Reduce Unemployment, Inequality and Climate Change

by Jorgen Randers, Graeme Maxton & David Suzuki

The biggest challenges facing human wellbeing today are widening income inequality, continuing global poverty, and environmental degradation. Luckily, these problems are simple to solve — in theory.

In practice,...

Thinking Big Is Not Enough: Moving past the myths and misconceptions that stop business growth

by Michael Walsh

As successful business owners, we grow our companies to a certain level—and then we seem to plateau. How do we take our businesses to the next level?

Louise Pasterfield has worked with business consultant...

Regional Economic Development Compared: EU-Europe and the American South

by Günter Bischof

Comparing economic development in a regional context both in the South of the United States and in the European Union today raises many fascinating questions. How much money in the form of tax credits and subsidies...

Saving the Regions

by Paul Spoonley

Expert approaches to combatting the pull of Auckland and getting the regions humming.

Coaching Up! Inspiring Peak Performance When It Matters Most

by Kathleen Landis Lancaster, Jordan Fliegel & Shane Battier

Connect, engage, motivate, and inspire using top coaching techniques

Coaching Up! is about inspiring those who matter to you to achieve peak performance. Whether you are a coach, a business leader, a civic activist,...


by Charu, Dr Jain

Corporations are slowly realizing the impact of their business on the environment and society. They are also facing increasing pressure from their stakeholders to follow responsible business practices. Many...

Dictators, Democrats, and Development in Southeast Asia

Corruption in the Extractive Value Chain

by Collectif

One case of transnational corruption out of five occurs in the extractive sector according to the 2014 OECD Foreign Bribery Report. In this area, corruption has become increasingly complex and sophisticated...

The Green State in Africa

by Carl Death

A provocative reassessment of the relationship between states and environmental politics in Africa

From climate-related risks such as crop failure and famine to longer-term concerns about sustainable urbanization,...

Institutional Reform and Diaspora Entrepreneurs

Innovation, Regional Development and the Life Sciences: Beyond clusters

by Kean Birch

The life sciences is an industrial sector that covers the development of biological products and the use of biological processes in the production of goods, services and energy. This sector is frequently presented...

Development Co-operation Report 2016

by Collectif

The face of development has changed, with diverse stakeholders involved – and implicated – in what are more and more seen as global and interlinked concerns. At the same time, there is an urgent need to...

Better Policies for Sustainable Development 2016

by Collectif

This report introduces the Framework for Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development (PCSD) - a screening tool that aims to support governments in designing and implementing coherent policies. It explores policy...

Poverty As My Teacher: Learning to Create Sustainable Family Communities

by Robert E Miller, Daniel Raphael & Michael Hamers

Poverty As My Teacher describes the birth of the initiative: Leading the Way Out of Global Poverty® with Sustainable Family Communities® which are designed with the economic and social/cultural factors necessary...