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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.

Post-Soviet Management: From State Dependency to Entrepreneurship?
Post-soviet management: From state dependency to entrepreneurship?

The development of Schumpeterian entrepreneurship in Russia is by no means a smooth process. Indeed, in that country a process went on for 70 years which has been labelled reverse entrepreneurship (Buck et al., 1994: 1), by which is meant that inputs of high value on the international markets turned into products of lesser value. This process of value ‘deduction’ stemmed from the fact that the market was not controlled by the state, but was simply abolished. Thus, the reconstruction of economic institutions is not merely a matter of economic assistance or management training: this is necessary of course, but it is by no means sufficient if not accompanied by radical changes ...

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