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Business Dynamics in the 21st Century

Edited by Chee-Heong Quah

University of Malaya


In this 21st century of opportunity and turbulence, business firms need to equip themselves with new competencies that were never thought of before. For this reason, this book is timely as it introduces new insights into new problems in the aspects of performance and quality improvement, networking and logistics in the interconnected world, as well as developments in monetary and financial environment surrounding private enterprises today. Readers shall find that reading this book is an enlightening and pleasant experience, as the discussions are delivered in a clear, straightforward, and "no-frills" manner - suitable to academics and practitioners. If desired, the book can serve as an additional piece of reference for teaching and research in business and economics.

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Business Dynamics in the 21st CenturyEdited by Chee-Heong Quah

Published: May 23rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2279

ISBN: 978-953-51-0628-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5121-0

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

86745 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

5 Web of Science Citations

14 Dimensions Citations


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1. Improving Organizational Performance Through Reward Systems

By Felipe Furtado, Gibeon Aquino and Silvio Meira


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2. Capacity Assessments for Improving Corporate Efficiency - Case of Limassol Turkish Cooperative Bank in Northern Cyprus

By Mustafa Ertanın and Okan Veli Şafaklı


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3. Sustainability and Quality of Life Modeling the Complexity of Governance

By Alain Lepage


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4. Processes Management Guaranteeing Life-Cycle Quality of the Maintenance Service Agreement - A Study Regarding Outsourced Maintenance Services

By Jarmo Heinonen, Mika Raassina and Nick Moss


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5. Balanced Scorecard's Interpretative Variability and Organizational Change

By Geert J.M. Braam


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6. Uncovering the Pre-Dispositional Roots of Job Satisfaction

By Hisham Hamid Hawass


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7. An Exploratory Study of Problems Facing Small and Medium Sized Contractors in the Free State Province of South Africa

By Wellington Didibhuku Thwala and Godfrey Mofokeng


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8. Managing Networks in Business Organizations

By Dangis Gudelis


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9. Supply Chain Management in International Logistics - RFID Applications

By Miguel Merino and Perfecto Mariño


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10. The Determinants of Corporate Debt Maturity Structure

By Ewa J. Kleczyk


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11. The Brazilian Stock Market - Dimension, Structure, and Main Features

By Ademir Clemente, Marinês Taffarel and Robert A. Espejo


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12. The Case for Monetary Union in East Asia - From Theory to Empirics

By Chee-Heong Quah


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