Routledge Frontiers of Business Management is a research series focusing on entrepreneurial, innovative and managerial aspects of business. It aims to provide advanced, cutting-edge work to enrich existing discussion. The book series therefore, will be of interest to those who want to learn more about emerging business trends, key challenges in business management and dynamic models of these key areas.
Beauty of Crowdfunding: Blooming Creativity and Innovation in the Digital Era
Innovation and Industrial Development in China: A Schumpeterian Perspective on China’s Economic Transformation
The Management of Consumer Co-Operatives in Korea: Identity, Participation and Sustainability
Henry K. H. Wang
March 12, 2020
Renewable energy has never been more important than it is now, as climate change becomes arguably the world's most urgent problem to be solved. Solving this problem is proving difficult and complex; none more so than for emerging economies that are undergoing rapid economic development with...
January 03, 2020
Crowdfunding is emerging as a new source of financing for creativity and innovation. It promotes the launching and scaling of new projects for different types of creators by providing networked platforms and handy digital tools. This book provides insight into crowdfunding and how crowdfunding...
September 04, 2019
This book focuses on China's economic transformation at firm and institution levels. It shares insights into the growth of innovative Chinese firms in the automobile and telecom equipment sectors, both of which promoted social dialogue of policy-making and ultimately contributed to a policy...
Vanessa Ratten, Jose Álvarez-García, Maria de la Cruz del Rio-Rama
September 04, 2019
This book hopes to stimulate discussion about how entrepreneurship and innovation contribute to growing inequalities in territories. This will help bridge the gap between research and practice on the role of territory dynamics and regional development. The book begins by examining the growing...
July 02, 2019
This book explores and analyzes cooperative management and provides insight into how Korea’s consumer cooperatives have evolved and been managed. It focuses on Korea’s consumer cooperative management practices and examines their growth and performance. This book is an invaluable resource for those...
May 24, 2019
This book takes a strategic approach and provides a comprehensive review of books and papers about human resource management (HRM) and labor relations management in China, especially since China’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 2001. In particular, the book evaluates the...
Vanessa Ratten, Paul Jones
August 03, 2018
To achieve progress in society and business practices, more entrepreneurship is needed to encourage action and enhance social capital in society, and transformational entrepreneurship may be the key. Transformational entrepreneurship offers a way of integrating sustainability practices whilst...
Yutao Sun, Seamus Grimes
December 21, 2017
President Trump has raised the intriguing question of bringing the manufacturing of companies like Apple back from China to the U.S. This book, however, argues that in this age of the knowledge-based economy and increased globalization, that value creation and distribution based on knowledge and...
Stuart Orr, Jane Menzies, Connie Zheng, Sajeewa 'Pat' Maddumage
December 04, 2017
This book provides a comprehensive examination of the many factors that influence the internationalisation of SMEs into China. SMEs represent more than 50 percent of the economic activity and employment in China. This book explores the experiences of SMEs that have internationalised to China...
November 14, 2017
Over last few decades, the world has witnessed, the process of rapid diffusion of new information and communication technologies (ICT) that enforced remarkable changes and structural shifts going far beyond economic sphere of life. ICT become fast available widespread and rapidly growing access to...
Vanessa Ratten, Leo-Paul Dana, Veland Ramadani
August 14, 2017
There has been growing attention placed on the role of female run and managed business in the global economy due to the increasing emphasis on gender equity. Despite the importance of female entrepreneurship, there has only been recently increased research attention devoted to entrepreneurship in...
July 27, 2017
This book analyses managerial responses and people management strategies and processes adopted to deal with the challenges imposed by the Global Financial Crisis (GFC). It examines how key actors in the system exercised strategic choices in a given strategic environment, as well as how they...