The book provides an unbiased point of view on various important matters facing Europe, such as: economic and monetary crisis; immigration; terrorism; safety and security; environment, energy and climate change; health inequalities; ageing population; integration of social policies including the relationship with Russia; and high levels of unemployment particularly among the youth.
Addressing the issues that will be central to Africa’s various attempts to effectively manage knowledge and innovation for sustainable business management, this edited book makes a timely contribution to research on business in Africa.
First book to present and critically evaluate the extent of the UAE’s success in diversifying its economy and implementing the principles and approaches of a Knowledge Economy.
Examines how the structure of the capitalist world-system affects the developmental choices of many DCs and the vital role of transportation in the world economy.
This book outlines the challenges faced by both team leaders and team members in 21st-century workplaces. It proposes 13 key performance or “team health” indicators for highly effective teams in the UK.
This book outlines key factors that are influencing and influenced by the business environment in the MENA region and that are essential for achieving business excellence and competitiveness in the region.
The book aimed at managers of corporations and government policy makers to help ensure KM becomes part of organizational culture.
This book includes contributions by international experts and high level Diaspora from the public and private sectors across the world on the critical role of Diaspora towards sustainable and inclusive knowledge-based growth in the country of origin to ensure countries of origin are benefiting from their Diaspora and competing at the forefront of science, technology and innovation (STI).
The main objective of the book is to review and analyse the current food security strategy and nutritional and agricultural policies in the Sudan.
This book critically examine the complex relationship between science, technology and the environment in MENA.
This is a truly global source book, which is reflected in the varied national and cultural origins of the contributors, as well as the topics and case studies covered.
This book provides a stimulus for knowledge exchange and discussion that focuses on issues relating to the role of diaspora in TT and achieving SD to critically examine the relations and links between diaspora, Sudan and host countries.
The critical focus of this book is reconnecting Sudanese academic and research institutions with the discourse of sustainable inclusive growth.
Editors: Sonny Nwankwo, University of East London, UK Allam Ahmed, University of Sussex, UK
This book argues that business incubators must be adapted by the GCC countries to support diversifying their economies, the commercialization of new technologies, job creation and wealth building.
The purpose of this Book is to address issues that will be central to the Africa’s SD through efficient and effective management of STI policies.
The book explores the role that policies can play in modifying consumer behaviour and provide recommendations for implementing market-friendly policies for a sustainable future.
Include topics of great importance such as public health, education, transportation and many more; the emphasis has been on the importance of evidence based planning to achieve a sustainable future for all.
This volume is a compilation of the best papers presented during the 11th WASD Annual Conference held in London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), London, UK 2013.
The book discusses change management, innovation and knowledge management, and the role of leadership in engaging organisations and preparing them for a sustainable future.