Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-10 of 414 items for:

  • Business and Management x
Clear All

View:

Judgment and Strategy

Judgment and Strategy

Robin Holt

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780199671458
eISBN:
9780191751158
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199671458.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy, Organization Studies

Judgment and Strategy makes a passionate plea for an imaginative, open, and altogether more humble understanding of strategic activity. Prompted by a reading of skeptical philosophy, the book defines ... More

Contestants, Profiteers, and the Political Dynamics of MarketizationHow Shareholders gained Control Rights in Britain, Germany, and France

Contestants, Profiteers, and the Political Dynamics of Marketization: How Shareholders gained Control Rights in Britain, Germany, and France

Helen Callaghan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198815020
eISBN:
9780191853517
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198815020.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability, Political Economy

When two parties quarrel, the third rejoices, according to a well-known proverb. This book highlights the role of rejoicing “profiteers” in political efforts to expand market-based competition. ... More

Inside the Compassionate OrganizationCulture, Identity, and Image in an English Hospice

Inside the Compassionate Organization: Culture, Identity, and Image in an English Hospice

Alan Baron, John Hassard, Fiona Cheetham, and Sudi Sharifi

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198813958
eISBN:
9780191851865
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813958.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Public Management

The literature on management and organization studies suggests the time is right for a focus on ‘care and compassion’. The aim of this book is to answer this call by examining the cultural changes ... More

Reinventing Business ModelsHow Firms Cope with Disruption

Reinventing Business Models: How Firms Cope with Disruption

Henk Volberda, Frans A.J. Van Den Bosch, and Kevin Heij

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198792048
eISBN:
9780191834233
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792048.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

Although research on business model innovation is flourishing internationally, important questions on the ‘how’, ‘what’, and ‘when’ of this process remain largely unanswered, particularly in regard ... More

RingtoneExploring the Rise and Fall of Nokia in Mobile Phones

Ringtone: Exploring the Rise and Fall of Nokia in Mobile Phones

Yves Doz and Keeley Wilson

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198777199
eISBN:
9780191822988
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777199.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Strategy

In less than three decades, Nokia emerged from Finland to lead the mobile phone revolution. It grew to have one of the most recognizable and valuable brands in the world and then fell into decline, ... More

No Ordinary WomanThe Life of Edith Penrose

No Ordinary Woman: The Life of Edith Penrose

Angela Penrose

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198753940
eISBN:
9780191815720
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753940.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Strategy

Edith Penrose was a creative thinker, a distinguished economist, and an inspirational teacher who profoundly challenged the prevailing orthodoxy in several fields, including micro-economics, business ... More

Graduate WorkSkills, Credentials, Careers, and Labour Markets

Graduate Work: Skills, Credentials, Careers, and Labour Markets

Gerbrand Tholen

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198744481
eISBN:
9780191805714
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198744481.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Public Management

The expansion of higher education (HE) has been one of the most important changes to affect Western labour markets. More than a third of all British workers are now degree holders. The graduate ... More

Financial Decision Making and Retirement Security in an Aging World

Financial Decision Making and Retirement Security in an Aging World

Olivia S. Mitchell, P. Brett Hammond, and Stephen P. Utkus (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198808039
eISBN:
9780191847165
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808039.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Pensions and Pension Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

As the world’s population lives longer, it will become increasingly important for plan sponsors, retirement advisors, regulators, and financial firms to focus closely on how older persons fare in the ... More

Leading ProfessionalsPower, Politics, and Prima Donnas

Leading Professionals: Power, Politics, and Prima Donnas

Laura Empson

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198744788
eISBN:
9780191805943
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198744788.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Knowledge Management

This book analyses the complex power dynamics and interpersonal politics that lie at the heart of leadership in professional organizations, such as accounting, law, and consulting firms, investment ... More

Chains of FinanceHow Investment Management is Shaped

Chains of Finance: How Investment Management is Shaped

Diane-Laure Arjaliès, Philip Grant, Iain Hardie, Donald MacKenzie, and Ekaterina Svetlova

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198802945
eISBN:
9780191841385
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198802945.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

Investment is no longer a matter of individual savers directly choosing which shares or bonds to buy. Rather, most of their money flows through a ‘chain’: an often extended sequence of ... More

View: