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This book re-examines management theory ‘after Globalization’. Combining key names and studies from across the world, it explores the local realities that resist universal theories and that permeate the daily lives of practising managers.

The book provides a comprehensive and critical reflection on the widely documented phenomenon of globalization in business. It assesses the implications of the diversity of individual economies and enterprises for general theories of management and concludes by presenting new approaches to the study and research of management and organizations.

The Regulation of Poverty: The Failure in the Official Program against Poverty in Mexico – A Modern/Postmodern Approach
The regulation of poverty: The failure in the official program against poverty in Mexico – A modern/postmodern approach
Victor M.Soria

Capitalism's new flexibility – in the production process, the market, geographical distribution of production as well as the wage relationship – has been postulated as its entrance into postmodernity. Since the 1973–75 depression, capitalism has started a significant restructuring. There has been an intensification of competition among production centres, both domestically and internationally. Production's geographical distribution, including parts and components, has grown considerably. An increasing internationalization of commodity trade, even with low value products (e.g., beer), has occurred, as has the development of highly volatile financial markets, whose destabilizing power ...

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