Global Business

Global Business

 
Globalization Greenwald, Bruce C. | Kahn, Judd John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2009 Global Business

Globalization has been occurring for 200 years, and has been feared for nearly that long. In fact, the balance between local and global has remained nearly unchanged. Globalization discusses the fears, realized and not...

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Contagion Talbott, John R. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2009 Economics & Finance, Global Business

There are some economists who view the current financial crisis as a “once in a hundred years” event in the business cycle that is a severe but necessary readjustment that must be endured. However, the current crisis...

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The New Asian Hemisphere Mahbubani, Kishore Perseus Books Group , 2008 Economics & Finance, Global Business

Over the past twenty years, the world has experienced some of the greatest changes in human history. The biggest result of any great advancement in the technological and scientific realms is that the 88 percent of the...

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Supply Chain Management Best Practices Blanchard, David John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2010 Business Strategy, Global Business, Productivity

A supply chain includes all components of a business responsible for gathering the materials and services required to make a product, as well as the manufacture and shipment of the product to stores and, ultimately,...

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Chinamerica Jones, Handel McGraw-Hill , 2010 Economics & Finance, Global Business

Within the past 10 years, China has evolved from a third world country into one of the most economically powerful countries in the world, second only to the United States. With China’s government-backed development of...

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Doing Business in China Plafker, Ted Business Plus , 2007 Entrepreneurship, Global Business

Over the past few years, China has transformed itself into a powerful, consumer-oriented culture, and many Western companies have flocked to China to take advantage of this new marketplace. However, entrepreneurs from...

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China's Megatrends Naisbitt, John | Naisbitt, Doris Harper Business , 2010 Global Business

No economy has exploded as quickly as that of China. In just 30 years, China has been transformed from a backward, bureaucratic country where innovation was stifled and trade with the West was virtually nonexistent...

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Hot, Flat, and Crowded Friedman, Thomas L. Farrar, Straus and Giroux , 2008 Global Business, Major Works

Global warming, the rise of the middle class and rapid population growth are making the world hot, flat and crowded. In Hot, Flat, and Crowded, author Thomas Friedman explains that these challenges...

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Superfusion Karabell, Zachary Simon & Schuster, Inc. , 2009 Global Business

Over the past two decades, the Chinese and American economies have developed a symbiotic relationship with one another. China has become the United States’ largest creditor, while the American and multinational...

 
 
Accelerating Out of the Great Recession Rhodes, David | Stelter, Daniel McGraw-Hill , 2010 Business Strategy, Economics & Finance, Global Business

The “great recession” has completely changed today’s economic climate. Consumers are buying less and saving more, banks are lending very little money, and conservationist policies are emerging from developed nations,...

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