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Adaptive behavior in buyer-supplier relationships
It is a feature of business-to-business markets that individual buyer-supplier relationships can assume great importance for both the buying and the selling organization. In such relationships both firms, to a greater or ...
Small business development and tourism: Terra incognita?
This paper argues that the relationship between tourism and small business remains terra incognita because much of the existing research is published in diverse sources and fails to explicitly contribute to methodological ...
Retirement, Household Income and Economic Vulnerability of Older Groups
(University of Hertfordshire, 1999)
This paper examines retirement behaviour and household income for older persons in Chile. It pays close attention to the sources of household income, income inequalities, and the economic vulnerability of older persons. ...
Material World : the Myth of the Weightless Economy
The task I have set myself in this essay is to re-embody cyberspace: to try to make visible the material components of this virtual world. In this, I find myself rather oddly positioned. Having been arguing for over two ...
Jobs for the girls: A study of the careers of professional women returners following participation in a European funded updating programme
This paper uses the findings of a recent study of professional women returning to work after a career break. It critically examines their return to work following attendance of a European funded updating course, and evaluates ...
The Geography of Tourism and Recreation
This book presents an introduction to tourism, leisure and recreation and to the relationships between them. It includes a number of international case studies spanning Europe, North America, Australasia and Asia. Each ...
Speaking of Complexity in Management Theory and Practice
This paper describes a complexity perspective on organizational life by drawing on three distinctive sources. First, we describe the way different natural scientists talk of their work in simulating complex dynamical ...