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Changes by CompetitionThe Evolution of the South Korean Developmental State

Changes by Competition: The Evolution of the South Korean Developmental State

Hyeong-ki Kwon

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198866060
eISBN:
9780191898303
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198866060.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business, Political Economy

By tracing historically the evolution of Korean state-led capitalism and comparing it with other economies, this book criticizes prevalent theories including neoliberalism, the developmental state, ... More

China and Europe on the New Silk RoadConnecting Universities Across Eurasia

China and Europe on the New Silk Road: Connecting Universities Across Eurasia

Marijk van der Wende, William C. Kirby, Nian Cai Liu, and Simon Marginson (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198853022
eISBN:
9780191887420
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853022.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management, Political Economy

This book presents the outcomes of the research project on “The New Silk Road: Implications for higher education and research cooperation between China and Europe.” It addresses questions regarding ... More

Japan's Far More Female FutureIncreasing Gender Equality and Reducing Workplace Insecurity Will Make Japan Stronger

Japan's Far More Female Future: Increasing Gender Equality and Reducing Workplace Insecurity Will Make Japan Stronger

Bill Emmott

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198865551
eISBN:
9780191897931
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198865551.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

The Japan that the world admired during the 2019 Rugby World Cup is a model of social stability, resilience, and efficiency. But it carries important vulnerabilities, rooted in its ageing demography ... More

Democratic FederalismThe Economics, Politics, and Law of Federal Governance

Democratic Federalism: The Economics, Politics, and Law of Federal Governance

Robert Inman and Daniel L. Rubinfeld

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691202129
eISBN:
9780691202136
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691202129.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

Around the world, federalism has emerged as the system of choice for nascent republics and established nations alike. This book considers the most promising forms of federal governance and the most ... More

Beyond TechnonationalismBiomedical Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Asia

Beyond Technonationalism: Biomedical Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Asia

Kathryn C. Ibata-Arens

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781503605473
eISBN:
9781503608757
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503605473.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

What explains the rapid and sustained economic rise of Asian countries in high-technology industries, including biomedicals? The biomedical industry, comprised mainly of biopharmaceuticals and ... More

Researching Forced Labour in the Global EconomyMethodological Challenges and Advances

Researching Forced Labour in the Global Economy: Methodological Challenges and Advances

Genevieve LeBaron (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780197266472
eISBN:
9780191884214
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266472.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

By most accounts, forced labour, human trafficking, and modern slavery are thriving in the global economy. Recent media reports — including the discovery of widespread trafficking in Thailand's ... More

The Power of Your LifeThe Sanlam Century of Insurance Empowerment, 1918-2018

The Power of Your Life: The Sanlam Century of Insurance Empowerment, 1918-2018

Grietjie Verhoef

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198817758
eISBN:
9780191859199
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817758.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Political Economy

This book explores a century of business development in The South African Life Assurance Company, from a specific local focus to a national conglomerate expanding into global insurance markets. ... More

Global Business

Global Business

Mahesh Joshi and James R. Klein

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198827481
eISBN:
9780191866388
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827481.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

In the midst of the growing prominence of international interconnectivity and contradicting attention skewed by misinformation about global impact, this book presents a straightforward, readable ... More

Lost GloryIndia's Capitalism Story

Lost Glory: India's Capitalism Story

Sumit K. Majumdar

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780199641994
eISBN:
9780191864070
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199641994.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, Business History

Lost Glory: India’s Capitalism Story describes India’s industrialization experiences. Questions about long-term industry and productivity evolution, and their impact on economic growth, lie at the ... More

Uncertain FuturesImaginaries, Narratives, and Calculation in the Economy

Uncertain Futures: Imaginaries, Narratives, and Calculation in the Economy

Jens Beckert and Richard Bronk (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198820802
eISBN:
9780191860430
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198820802.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

Uncertain Futures considers how economic actors visualize the future and decide how to act in conditions of radical uncertainty. It starts from the premise that since dynamic capitalist economies are ... More

Capitalism Beyond Mutuality?Perspectives Integrating Philosophy and Social Science

Capitalism Beyond Mutuality?: Perspectives Integrating Philosophy and Social Science

Subramanian Rangan (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780198825067
eISBN:
9780191863745
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198825067.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability, Political Economy

Our quest for prosperity has produced great output but not always great outcomes. The list of concerns is growing and familiar. Fundamentally, when it comes to well-being, fairness, and the scope of ... More

Professionalizing Leadership

Professionalizing Leadership

Barbara Kellerman

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190695781
eISBN:
9780190874452
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190695781.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy, Political Economy

Leadership is an occupation—not a profession. Why is this? Why have medicine and law evolved into professions that require extended periods of education, training, and development, but not ... 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

Globalization and Labour ReformsThe Politics of Interest Groups and Partisan Governments

Globalization and Labour Reforms: The Politics of Interest Groups and Partisan Governments

Zaad Mahmood

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780199475278
eISBN:
9780199090808
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199475278.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

Globalization, as commonly understood, limits policy choices of a nation by creating structural and institutional constraints. This leads to an important question: are political actors still relevant ... More

InterplacesAn Economic Geography of the Inter-urban and International Economies

Interplaces: An Economic Geography of the Inter-urban and International Economies

Nicholas A. Phelps

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780199668229
eISBN:
9780191748684
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199668229.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

Much of the world’s economic activity takes place in interplaces—places between cities and nations, the geographical containers that we have taken for granted for hundreds of years now. In this book ... More

Structural Crisis and Institutional Change in Modern CapitalismFrench Capitalism in Transition

Structural Crisis and Institutional Change in Modern Capitalism: French Capitalism in Transition

Bruno Amable

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198787815
eISBN:
9780191829871
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198787815.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This book analyses the evolution of the French model of capitalism in relation with the instability of the socio-political compromises. In the 2010s, France was in a situation of systemic crisis, ... More

The Vanishing Middle ClassPrejudice and Power in a Dual Economy

The Vanishing Middle Class: Prejudice and Power in a Dual Economy

Peter Temin

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780262036160
eISBN:
9780262339988
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036160.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This book analyses the American economy in the twenty-first century as a dual economy in the spirit of W. Arthur Lewis. Adapting the subsistence and capitalist sectors characterized by Lewis, the ... More

Europe's OrphanThe Future of the Euro and the Politics of Debt

Europe's Orphan: The Future of the Euro and the Politics of Debt

Martin Sandbu

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691175942
eISBN:
9781400885510
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691175942.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

Originally conceived as part of a unifying vision for Europe, the euro is now viewed as a millstone around the neck of a continent crippled by vast debts, sluggish economies, and growing populist ... More

OffshoreExploring the Worlds of Global Outsourcing

Offshore: Exploring the Worlds of Global Outsourcing

Jamie Peck

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198727408
eISBN:
9780191793523
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198727408.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business, Political Economy

Offshore outsourcing—the movement of jobs to lower-wage countries—is one of the defining features of globalization. Routine blue-collar work has been going offshore for decades, but the digital ... More

Limits to GlobalizationThe Disruptive Geographies of Capitalist Development

Limits to Globalization: The Disruptive Geographies of Capitalist Development

Eric Sheppard

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199681167
eISBN:
9780191761249
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199681167.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This book provides a geographical understanding of globalizing capitalism, the economic system that has come to dominate the world over the past four centuries. What I call globalizing capitalism ... More

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