Business & economics / Development

New Releases / Page 5

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

 

Category

Delete Development

 

In category

Business Development (580)

Economic Development (563)

Sustainable Development (332)

 

Price

All

Free

Below $ 5

$ 5 - $ 10

$ 10 - $ 15

Delete Price range

From :
To :
OK

 

Language

English (1366)

French (82)

German (2)

Spanish (10)

Italian (70)

 

Protection

All (1366)

DRM Free (369)

DRM (997)

More options

Think Like a Commoner: A Short Introduction to the Life of the Commons

by David Bollier

A new world based on fairness, participation, accountability is closer than you think…if you learn to think like a commoner


CREATING A SUSTAINABLE AND DESIRABLE FUTURE: INSIGHTS FROM 45 GLOBAL THOUGHT LEADERS: Insights from 45 Global Thought Leaders

by Robert Costanza & Ida Kubiszewski

The ever-pressing challenge for the current generation of mankind is to develop a shared vision that is both desirable to the vast majority of humanity and ecologically sustainable. Creating a Sustainable and...


Power, Choice and Vulnerability: A Case Study in Disaster Mismanagement in South India

by Peter Winchester

Natural disasters make dramatic reading. Every year, some area of the world is devastated by a disaster, with enormous consequent loss of life and disruption to livelihoods. What can be done to alleviate this?...


Hydrology of Disasters: Proceedings of the World Meteorological Organization Technical Conference Held in Geneva, November 1988

by Dr O Starosolszky & O M Melder

This timely book reviews the hydrological aspects of different types of disaster and considers measures required to protect people and property against such events as well as disaster prediction, forecasting...


Vital Signs 1997-1998: The Trends That Are Shaping Our Future

by Lester R. Brown

The sixth annual guide to the environmental, economic and social trends which are shaping the future, this text presents the good news, the bad news, and a few surprises about the state of our planet. n Part...


The Idea-Driven Organization: Unlocking the Power in Bottom-Up Ideas

by Alan G Robinson & Dean M. Schroeder

Too many organizations are overlooking, or even suppressing, their single most powerful source of growth and innovation. And it's right under their noses. The frontline employees who interact directly with your...


Change Leadership in Developing Countries

by Franca Ovadje

In Change Leadership for Developing Countries, Franca Ovadje offers readers a comprehensive and integrative model for the design, implementation and evaluation of organizational change. This unique book embodies...


Building Businesses in Emerging and Developing Countries: Challenges and Opportunities

by Elie Virgile Chrysostome & Rick Molz

This book focuses on the challenges and opportunities facing companies in emerging and developing countries. China and India have become the primary business destination for many global companies that are looking...


Innovation & Intellectual Property: Collaborative Dynamics in Africa

by Jeremy de Beer, Chris Armstrong & Chidi Oguamanam

The Open African Innovation Research and Training (Open A.I.R.) project focused on the intersection of innovation, intellectual property (IP), and development in Africa and this book offers its research findings....


How It All Began (Routledge Revivals): Origins of the Modern Economy

by W. W. Rostow

First published in 1975, this book traces the origins of our modern economy, showing the routes by which nations have either achieved wealth or have been impoverished. W. W. Rostow brings together issues of...


The Changing Face of Management in China

by Chris Rowley & Fang Lee Cooke

China is one of the fastest developing emerging economies in the world today. The country has a huge influence on a global level, both politically and economically. Despite this, very few books cover both the...


Non-Governmental Organisations - Performance and Accountability: Beyond the Magic Bullet

by Michael Edwards & David Hulme

The last decade has seen some significant changes in international development and in the status of non-governmental organisations operating in the field. Not only has the number of NGOs virtually doubled; many...


The Upside of Down: Why the Rise of the Rest is Good for the West

by Charles Kenny

America is in decline, and the rise of the East suggests a bleak future for the world’s only superpower – so goes the conventional wisdom. But what if the traditional measures of national status are no longer...


Annual Analysis of Competitiveness, Simulation Studies and Development Perspective for 35 States and Federal Territories of India: 2000-2010

by Khee Giap Tan, Linda Low & Kong Yam Tan

India is emerging as one of the economic giants of the world, and is gaining international influence and global leadership as the world's largest democracy. India's performance will have far-reaching consequences...


Annual Analysis of Competitiveness, Simulation Studies and Development Perspective for 34 Greater China Economies: 2000-2010

by Khee Giap Tan, Randong Yuan & Sangiita Wei Cher Yoon

China is emerging as one of the economic giants of the world, and is gaining international influence and global leadership that commensurate with its rise. China's performance will have far-reaching consequences...


SINGAPORE'S NATIONAL WAGES COUNCIL: AN INSIDER'S VIEW: An Insider's View

by Chong Yah Lim

Written by Emeritus Professor LIM Chong-Yah, Founding Chairman of the tripartite National Wages Council (NWC), this unique volume offers readers an insider's view of the genesis and the evolution of the wage...


People's Livelihood in Contemporary China: Changes, Challenges and Prospects

by Li Peilin

Since being established in 1949 - and especially since the reform and opening up 30 years ago - China has experienced the most drastic changes ever in its 5000-year history. During this period, China has transformed...


Urban Access for the 21st Century: Finance and Governance Models for Transport Infrastructure

by Elliott D. Sclar, Mans Lönnroth & Christian Wolmar

This book sets out a road map for the provision of urban access for all. For most of the last century cities have followed a path of dependency on car dominated urban transport favouring the middle classes....


Toward a New Climate Agreement: Conflict, Resolution and Governance

by Todd L. Cherry, Jon Hovi & David M. McEvoy

Climate change is one of the most pressing problems facing the global community. Although most states agree that climate change is occurring and is at least partly the result of humans' reliance on fossil fuels,...


Green Industrial Policy in Emerging Countries

by Anna Pegels

For decades, governments have tried to foster industrial competitiveness and economic growth. Many instruments are known to work, and many lessons have been learned. However, humanity is increasingly feeling...