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Published: 12 November 2013

304 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199672219

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Turnaround Challenge

Business and the City of the Future

Michael Blowfield and Leo Johnson

  • Accessibly written, polemical, and bold exploration of how current crises facing business could be more effectively addressed by 'congruent capitalism', a new form of industrial economy
  • Wide variety of theoretical and empirical research provides unique insight into business challenges posed by sustainability and other contemporary crises
  • Positions business and the role of business in society at the heart of the analysis
  • Demonstrates how business can meet the new challenges, including new business models, the role of established companies, and the role of an entrepreneurial state
  • Combines data from across many disciplines, such as business studies, climatology, food studies, economics, anthropology, sociology, and history