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  1. The Harmonization and Protection of Trade Secrets in the EU

    The Harmonization and Protection of Trade Secrets in the EU

    Edited by Jens Schovsbo, Timo Minssen, Thomas Riis
    This book addresses the growing importance of trade secrets in today's society and business and the related increase in litigation, media and scholarly attention, using the new EU Trade Secrets Directive as a prism through which to discuss the complex legal issues involved. Written by a team of international experts, it discusses and analyses national implementation of the Directive and explores the effects of the new regime on contentious issues and crucial sectors such as big data and AI. Learn More
    July 2020   Hardback Price: $ 150.00   Web: $ 135.00
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  2. Anti-Corruption Compliance

    Anti-Corruption Compliance

    Gemma Aiolfi
    This indispensible book offers step-by-step guidance to small and mid-sized companies and non-profit organizations in managing corruption risks in overseas markets. It covers how and why to build a culture of integrity, develop a risk-based anti-corruption compliance programme, and engage with other industry players in collective action against shared corruption challenges, taking a hands-on approach and featuring case studies, quick definitions, tips and practical tools such as checklists. Learn More
    July 2020   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  3. A Research Agenda for Entrepreneurship Policy

    A Research Agenda for Entrepreneurship Policy

    Edited by David Smallbone, Friederike Welter
    This book makes the case for a change in the research agenda on entrepreneurship policy. An exemplary group of authors addresses the agenda for entrepreneurship policy researchers, policy makers and practitioners in the field. A key theme is the importance of context, which is particularly marked where policy transfer is attempted. Learn More
    July 2020   Hardback Price: $ 115.00   Web: $ 103.50
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  4. The Politics and Economics of Brexit

    The Politics and Economics of Brexit

    Edited by Annette Bongardt, Leila S. Talani, Francisco Torres
    This interdisciplinary book examines Brexit from a political economy perspective, enriched by insights from scholars of political science, history and law. Shedding light on the key motivations for Brexit, this incisive book seeks to better understand what shapes the UK’s political and economic preferences and the fundamental causes and issues that have moulded its stance on the EU. Learn More
    July 2020   Hardback Price: $ 130.00   Web: $ 117.00
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  5. African Virtue Ethics Traditions for Business and Management

    African Virtue Ethics Traditions for Business and Management

    Edited by Kemi Ogunyemi
    African philosophies about the way to live a flourishing life are predominantly virtue-oriented. However, narratives of African conceptions of virtue are uncommon. This book therefore helps bridge an important gap in literature. Authors writing from South Africa, Ghana, Egypt, Kenya, Mauritius, Côte D’Ivoire and Nigeria share research on indigenous wisdoms on virtue, displaying marked consensus about the communitarian nature of African virtue ethics traditions and virtues essential for a flourishing life. They also show how indigenous virtue ethics improve corporate practices. This book will be a launchpad for further studies in Afriethics as well as a medium for sharing rich knowledge with the rest of the world. Learn More
    July 2020   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  6. Measuring Innovation Everywhere

    Measuring Innovation Everywhere

    Fred Gault
    This book is about measuring innovation, not just in the business sector but in every sector of the economy, using, for the first time, an internationally agreed general definition of innovation. The resulting indicators can be used to inform policy development, and offer a better understanding of the impact of the innovation policy of governments, the strategy of businesses and the practice of households, in a more digital economy. Innovation is a systems phenomenon and systems provide a structure throughout the book. Learn More
    July 2020   Hardback Price: $ 99.00   Web: $ 89.10
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  7. Charity with Chinese Characteristics

    Charity with Chinese Characteristics

    Katja Levy, Knut B. Pissler
    This thought-provoking book explores the functions of charitable foundations in the People's Republic of China. Using both empirical fieldwork and extensive textual analysis, it examines the role of foundations in Chinese society and their relationship with the Chinese government, and provides a new, functional perspective on the role of foundations, complementing mainstream civil society and corporatist perspectives. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  8. Organizational Innovation

    Organizational Innovation

    Fariborz Damanpour
    This comprehensive book synthesizes research from the past 50 years of innovation studies, addressing the main elements of innovation and providing a connected perspective on innovation within organizations. It explores the generation and adoption of both technological and nontechnological innovations, offering a coherent and systematic view of the process. Insights from behavioral, economic and structure-based perspectives are used to explain existing findings and help the reader navigate current research, as well as offering ideas and frameworks to guide new studies. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 130.00   Web: $ 117.00
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  9. Outcome Uncertainty in Sporting Events

    Outcome Uncertainty in Sporting Events

    Edited by Plácido Rodríguez, Stefan Késenne, Brad R. Humphreys
    This book examines competitive balance and outcome uncertainty from multiple perspectives. Chapters address the topic in different sports in a range of countries, to help understand its significance. It provides readers with important new insights into previously unexplored dimensions as well as a rich context for better understanding why fans, teams, and leagues value competitive balance. The book challenges readers to think about the topic in a broad and rigorous way, and in some cases to question widely held beliefs about how outcome uncertainty motivates competitive balance, and how sports fans actually view competitive balance. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 115.00   Web: $ 103.50
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  10. Innovation, Ethics and our Common Futures

    Innovation, Ethics and our Common Futures

    Rafael Ziegler
    The important yet contradictory role of innovation in society calls for a philosophy of innovation. Critically exploring innovation in relation to values, the economy and social change, Rafael Ziegler proposes a collaborative theory and practice of innovation that aims to liberate possibilities for our common futures. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  11. Social Innovation and Urban Governance

    Social Innovation and Urban Governance

    Edited by Marc Pradel-Miquel, Ana B. Cano-Hila, Marisol García Cabeza
    Presenting social innovation initiatives that emerged from organized citizenry in Southern European cities, this book explores the response to austerity policies implemented after the 2008 economic crisis. Chapters look at the common aim of these initiatives in responding to social needs and challenging social exclusion. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 125.00   Web: $ 112.50
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  12. Introduction to International Business Transactions

    Introduction to International Business Transactions

    Aaron X. Fellmeth
    This innovative textbook introduces the concepts, regimes and actors that regulate international business transactions. Featuring notes from practitioners and innovative teaching techniques, it offers a comprehensive thematic approach to this dynamic field and includes coverage of global markets and the key trade treaties and fundamental legal protections which regulate international trade. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 160.00   Web: $ 144.00
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  13. A Modern Guide to Citizen’s Basic Income

    A Modern Guide to Citizen’s Basic Income

    Malcolm Torry
    Debate on the desirability, feasibility and implementation of a Citizen’s Basic Income – an unconditional, nonwithdrawable and regular income for every individual – is increasingly widespread among academics, policymakers, and the general public. There are now numerous introductory books on the subject, and others on particular aspects of it. This book provides something new: It studies the Citizen’s Basic Income proposal from a variety of different disciplinary perspectives: the economics of Citizen’s Basic Income, the sociology of Citizen’s Basic Income, the politics of Citizen’s Basic Income, and so on. Each chapter discusses the academic discipline, and relevant aspects of the debate, and asks how the discipline enhances our understanding, and how the Citizen’s Basic Income debate might contribute to the academic discipline. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 185.00   Web: $ 166.50
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  14. The Legitimacy of Standardization as a Regulatory Technique

    The Legitimacy of Standardization as a Regulatory Technique

    Edited by Mariolina Eliantonio, Caroline Cauffman
    This timely book examines the field of European and global standardization, showing how standards give rise to a multitude of different legal questions. It explores diverse topics in regulation such as food safety, accounting, telecommunications and medical devices. Each chapter offers in-depth analysis of a number of key policy areas. These multi-disciplinary contributions go beyond the field of law, and provide cross-disciplinary comparisons. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 155.00   Web: $ 139.50
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  15. A Research Agenda for Academic Integrity

    A Research Agenda for Academic Integrity

    Edited by Tracey Bretag
    Within the field of higher education, academic integrity is a subject of intense debate. This highly topical book provides indepth analysis of emerging threats to academic integrity, and practical, evidence-based recommendations for creating cultures of integrity. It includes the latest research on contract cheating, and how to identify and respond to it. Internationally renowned scholars from a range of disciplines and countries provide expertise on existing and emerging threats to academic integrity and offer evidence-based advice to all higher education stakeholders. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 130.00   Web: $ 117.00
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  16. A Research Agenda for Environmental Economics

    A Research Agenda for Environmental Economics

    Edited by Matthias Ruth
    Presenting critical insights on how economic activity is constrained by the environment’s ability to provide material and energy resources, this timely Research Agenda explores how humanity shapes, and is shaped by, environmental change and sustainability challenges. Chapters highlight how, under these constraints, people may seek to improve their lives and standards of living without undermining the abilities of others to do so now or in the future. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 150.00   Web: $ 135.00
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  17. Governing Oceans in a Time of Change

    Governing Oceans in a Time of Change

    Marcus Haward
    This incisive book addresses the challenges facing the current institutional framework for governance of high seas fisheries. Marcus Haward identifies significant issues and difficulties affecting the management of fisheries in areas beyond national jurisdiction, as well as highlighting the key role fishing and fisheries play in global ocean governance. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 105.00   Web: $ 94.50
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  18. Classical Economic Theory and the Modern Economy

    Classical Economic Theory and the Modern Economy

    Steven Kates
    Economic theory reached its zenith of analytical power and depth of understanding in the middle of the nineteenth century among John Stuart Mill and his contemporaries. This book explains what took place in the ensuing Marginal Revolution and Keynesian Revolution that left economists less able to understand how economies operate. It explores the false mythology that has obscured the arguments of classical economists, providing a pathway into the theory they developed. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 125.00   Web: $ 112.50
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  19. Conflict and Transnational Crime

    Conflict and Transnational Crime

    Florian Weigand
    Exploring the links between armed conflict and transnational crime, Florian Weigand builds on in-depth empirical research into some of Southeast Asia’s murkiest borders. The disparate voices of drug traffickers, rebel fighters, government officials and victims of armed conflict are heard in Conflict and Transnational Crime, exploring perspectives that have been previously disregarded in understanding the field. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 105.00   Web: $ 94.50
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  20. Human Dignity and the Adjudication of Environmental Rights

    Human Dignity and the Adjudication of Environmental Rights

    Dina L. Townsend
    Focusing on contemporary debates in philosophy and legal theory, this ground-breaking book provides a compelling enquiry into the nature of human dignity. The author not only illustrates that dignity is a concept that can extend our understanding of our environmental impacts and duties, but also highlights how our reliance on and relatedness to the environment further extends and enhances our understanding of dignity itself. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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