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Handbook of Technology Application in Tourism in Asia
Ratings: 5
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Handbook of Technology Application in Tourism in Asia


By Azizul Hassan
  • Release Date : 09 July 2022
  • Genre: Business & Economics

It is an undisputed reality that the tourism industry in Asia is getting exposed to more innovative technologies than ever before. This proposed book provides the latest research in the application of innovative technology to the tourism industry, covering the perspectives, innovativeness, theories, issues, complexities, opportunities and challenges. This book, a blend of comprehensive and extensive effort by the contributors and editors, is designed to cover the application and practice of technology in tourism, including the relevant niches. This book focuses on the importance of technology in tourism. This also highligh...

Economics and Management of Geotourism
Ratings: 5
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Economics and Management of Geotourism


By Vitor Braga
  • Release Date : 14 January 2022
  • Genre: Business & Economics

This book covers all aspects of the economics and management of geotourism, an increasingly important sector of nature tourism that focuses on the geology and landscape of different territories, providing a pleasurable and educational tourist experience. Geotourism is a sustainable form of tourism that has the potential to deliver significant benefits to host communities. To date, however, geotourism has been examined primarily from the natural sciences perspective, to the detriment of issues related to local social and economic impacts, inter-organizational collaboration, tourist responses, and community participation. Th...

Global Manufacturing Management
Ratings: 4
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Global Manufacturing Management


By Thomas Friedli
  • Release Date : 30 October 2021
  • Genre: Business & Economics

Using site-specific optimization approaches in international manufacturing networks is increasingly proving insufficient. To solve this problem, several holistic and integrated alternatives have been developed to reflect a global perspective. This book presents advances in the St. Gallen Global Manufacturing Network Model and its application in numerous industry-, benchmarking- and research projects. The contents combine data-driven solutions with qualitative management frameworks for the strategic optimization of international manufacturing networks. In the first part, the book addresses the foundation of manufacturing ne...

New Business Models in the Course of Global Crises in South Asia
Ratings: 4
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New Business Models in the Course of Global Crises in South Asia


By Amina Omrane
  • Release Date : 20 November 2021
  • Genre: Business & Economics

To survive and sustain businesses during such times of crisis becomes difficult for managers and entrepreneurs. This in turn amplifies the importance of designing new flexible and adaptive business models. This book addresses different business situations that occur during national and global crises, such as the COVID-19 pandemic. Specifically, it proposes new and inspiring business models for various industries such as service and retail industry using different statistical software like SPSS and AMOS. It discusses the various changing elements of businesses such as the application of artificial intelligence (AI) and mach...

Planning Indian Megacity Regions
Ratings: 5
From 609 Voters

Planning Indian Megacity Regions


By S. K. Kulshrestha
  • Release Date : 17 October 2021
  • Genre: Social Science

This book focuses on spatial planning of megacities that are growing in Asia, Africa, and America. These cities are not be seen in isolation from their respective influence regions. They complement each other. Most of the solutions to the problems of such cities are found in their respective regions, and, on the other hand, the regions derive their strength from their respective megacities. There is a need for promoting integrated spatial planning of megacity regions. The five chapters in this book highlight the spatial planning of such regions....

Entrepreneurial Connectivity
Ratings: 5
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Entrepreneurial Connectivity


By Vanessa Ratten
  • Release Date : 06 October 2021
  • Genre: Business & Economics

This book explores how entrepreneurial networks provide the basis for individuals and firms to compete based on knowledge asymmetries. This book states that this is crucial in the increasingly interdependent world where social capital influences potential market performance. This edited book focuses on future trends regarding entrepreneurial networks in terms of social, cultural and market connections thereby bridging the entrepreneurship, strategy and network literature. This book provides a practical way to capture market changes as networks evolve to a more digital format. The impact of innovation and strategy on these ...

International Trade of Secondhand Goods
Ratings: 5
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International Trade of Secondhand Goods


By Michikazu Kojima
  • Release Date : 30 October 2021
  • Genre: Business & Economics

This book demonstrates the flow of the international trade of secondhand goods and examines the socio-economic background and mechanisms of the trade. It highlights the actors involved in the trade of secondhand goods and how traditionally secondhand good have largely been traded through social or ethnic networks in order to effectively transfer quality and market information. The development of information technology and emergence of new information platforms have changed these business models. The policies and regulations relating to the trade of secondhand goods are explored, alongside the negative impact of these trade...

A New Driver of Regional Sustainability in Japan
Ratings: 4
From 372 Voters

A New Driver of Regional Sustainability in Japan


By Akihiro Otsuka
  • Release Date : 19 October 2021
  • Genre: Business & Economics

This book highlights the roles of inter-regional networks in regional economies to explore the drivers of sustained regional economic growth. Many industrialized countries are currently undergoing a period of population decline. To enhance sustainability in the regional economy, it is necessary to increase productivity and improve energy efficiency. This book provides new approaches to describing the economic effects of inter-regional networks, which are key to enhancing regional economic growth, using productivity analysis. In addition, it also furnishes considerable evidence on the formation of high-speed transportation ...