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Research Handbook on Corporate Board Decision-Making Edited by Oliver Marnet, University of Southampton, UK ‘This Handbook provides insightful analyses of the importance of corporate decisionmaking in different institutional environments around the world. The Handbook also covers decision-making in extreme situations, including but not limited to financial crisis periods. It is a valuable resource for academics and practitioners alike.’ – Douglas Cumming, DeSantis Distinguished Professor, College of Business, Florida Atlantic University, US Nov 2022 c 576 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 717 2 c £220.00 / c $315.00 Research Handbooks in Business and Management series • eBook • Elgaronline A Modern Guide to Knowledge From Knowledge Economies to Knowledge in the Anthropocene Francisco Javier Carrillo, The World Capital Institute and Tecnológico de Monterrey, México ‘Francisco Javier Carrillo tackles the most existential challenge of our time, the need for an environmentally viable economic system. He provides a sound and hopeful answer based on unlocking the potential and value of knowledge. Carrillo does this with his characteristic wisdom, clarity, and poeticism. His book delivers richly on his own call for action to advance knowledge about ourselves in the world.’ – Velina Petrova, Knowledge for Impact Director, Oxfam International, US Nov 2022 c 450 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 862 9 c £120.00 / c $175.00 Elgar Modern Guides • eBook • Elgaronline The Future of Business Schools Purpose, Action, and Impact Edited by Rico J. Baldegger, University of Applied Sciences & Arts Western Switzerland, Ayman El Tarabishy, International Council for Small Business (ICSB), The George Washington University, US, David B. Audretsch, Indiana University, US and University of Klagenfurt, Austria, Dafna Kariv, Reichman University, Israel, Katia Passerini, Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey, US and Wee-Liang Tan, Singapore Management University Are business schools on the wrong track? For many years, business schools enjoyed rising enrollments, positive media attention, and growing prestige in the business world. However, due to the disruption of Covid-19, many previously ignored issues relating to MBA programs resurfaced. As a result, MBA programs now face lower enrollments and intense criticism for being deficient in preparing future business leaders and ignoring essential topics like ethics, sustainability, and diversity and inclusion. The Future of Business Schools discusses these issues in the context of three critical areas: complexity, sustainability, and destiny Nov 2022 c 306 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 921 7 c £95.00 / c $140.00 eBook • Elgaronline 3 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com Regulation on European Crowdfunding Service Providers for Business A Commentary Edited by Eugenia Macchiavello, University of Genoa, Italy This innovative Commentary boasts contributions from internationally renowned experts with extensive and diverse backgrounds, providing a comprehensive, critical, article-by-article and thematic analysis of the EU Regulation No 1503/2020 on European Crowdfunding Service Providers for Business (ECSPR). Chapters analyse Member States’ adaptation of their legal frameworks to the ECSPR, underlying similarities, divergences, additional problematic issues and residual regulatory fragmentation. Dec 2022 c 672 pp Hardback 978 1 80220 993 8c £185.00 / c $260.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Commentaries in Financial Law series Annals of Entrepreneurship Education and Pedagogy – 2023 Edited by Charles H. Matthews, University of Cincinnati and Susana C. Santos, Rowan University, US ‘If you are interested in entrepreneurship education, this book is for you. It provides a deep dive into the latest challenges and possibilities of advancing entrepreneurship education, including creativity, innovation, diversity and inclusion. Read this book, and learn from some of the best entrepreneurship educators in the world.’ – Sophie Bacq, Indiana University, US Dec 2022 c 480 pp Hardback 978 1 80392 618 6 c £135.00 / c $200.00 Annals in Entrepreneurship Education series • eBook • Elgaronline A Research Agenda for Strategic Human Resource Management Bringing Variety in Forms, Theory, Methodology and Outcomes Edited by Peter D. Sherer, University of Calgary, Canada ‘While nearly all would agree that the world of work is undergoing dramatic change, there is an underappreciation of the increasing variation in organizational forms that is emerging. This volume fills the gap with thoughtful essays each of which provides new theory and evidence. Practitioners as well as theorists will benefit much from the many insights provided by top scholars in this volume. The essays clarify not only what is happening, but also why change is occurring and what policymakers could do to ensure society benefits from the ongoing changes.’ – Harry C. Katz, Cornell University, US Nov 2022 c 264 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 379 6 c £95.00 / c $140.00 Elgar Research Agendas • eBook • Elgaronline BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT TITLES, OCTOBER - DECEMBER 2022