Update 23 martie - COVID-19 - Informații privind activitatea Books Express

Global Turning Points: The Challenges for Business and Society in the 21st Century

De (autor) ,
Notă GoodReads:
en Limba Engleză Paperback – 21 Apr 2016

The second edition of this popular book offers an accessible yet sophisticated analysis of the game-changing events and trends that are transforming the world beyond recognition. For the first time in human history, more people live in cities than in the countryside, and greater numbers suffer from obesity than from hunger. During the next few decades, India will become the biggest country in terms of population, China the largest in output, and the United States the richest among the major economies on a per capita income basis. Food and water shortages will likely become humankind's most important challenges. With four new chapters, on the rise of the global middle class, the transformative power of technology, institutions and the entrepreneurial spirit, and the trials and tribulations of the financial system, this book provides a thorough introduction to the challenges facing business and society in the twenty-first century.

Citește tot Restrânge
Toate formatele și edițiile
Toate formatele și edițiile Preț Express
Paperback (1) 19806 lei  Economic 29-40 zile +5203 lei  12-20 zile
  Cambridge University Press – 21 Apr 2016 19806 lei  Economic 29-40 zile +5203 lei  12-20 zile
Hardback (1) 35965 lei  Economic 29-40 zile +21871 lei  12-20 zile
  Cambridge University Press – 21 Apr 2016 35965 lei  Economic 29-40 zile +21871 lei  12-20 zile

Preț: 19806 lei

Puncte Express: 297

Preț estimativ în valută:
3910 4274$ 3458£

Carte tipărită la comandă

Livrare economică 02-13 mai
Livrare express 15-23 aprilie pentru 6202 lei

Preluare comenzi: 021 569.72.76


ISBN-13: 9781316503539
ISBN-10: 1316503534
Pagini: 234
Ilustrații: 28 b/w illus. 1 map 11 tables
Dimensiuni: 152 x 228 x 12 mm
Greutate: 0.32 kg
Ediția: Revizuită
Editura: Cambridge University Press
Colecția Cambridge University Press
Locul publicării: Cambridge, United Kingdom


Preface; 1. Welcome to the twenty-first century; 2. A global economy out of balance; 3. The rise of the emerging-market multinationals; 4. The new demography: aging, migration, and obesity; 5. From dictatorship to democracy and failed states; 6. A disparate world: inequality and poverty; 7. The rise of the global middle class; 8. The transformative power of technology; 9. Institutions and the entrepreneurship spirit; 10. The quest for sustainability; 11. The trials and tribulations of the financial system; 12. The global powers of the twenty-first century; 13. Coping with uncertainty and complexity; References; Index.