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Curwen, Peter J.

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Works: 69 works in 299 publications in 4 languages and 6,338 library holdings
Genres: Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HE9713, 338.701
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Publications about Peter J Curwen
Publications by Peter J Curwen
Most widely held works by Peter J Curwen
Understanding the UK economy by Keith Hartley( Book )
25 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
Once again, Peter Curwen and his team of experts apply economic analysis to the UK economy using their extensive database and the result is a clear and incisive guide for economics and business students
Public enterprise : a modern approach by Peter J Curwen( Book )
17 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 libraries worldwide
The world book industry by Peter J Curwen( Book )
13 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
The UK publishing industry by Peter J Curwen( Book )
12 editions published in 1981 in 3 languages and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Inflation by Peter J Curwen( Book )
16 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Managerial economics by Peter J Curwen( Book )
12 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Restructuring telecommunications : a study of Europe in a global context by Peter J Curwen( Book )
12 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
The purpose of this book is to provide an up-to-date account of structural changes in the telecommunications industry, concentrating on the EU but also covering the USA in some detail. It provides an analysis of the main players, the technology and of how developments are likely to affect ordinary individuals who, at the end of the day, must buy the new services on offer if they are to become economically viable
The future of mobile communications : awaiting the third generation by Peter J Curwen( Book )
18 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
"Mobile communications are about to enter the third stage in their development, widely known as 3G, which will bring always-on Internet access to mobile devices. However, whereas the technological issues are being successfully addressed, the issue of whether 3G services will make a profit for their providers remains an unanswered question. This book investigates the history of mobile communications and explores the technological background to 3G in a user-friendly manner. A thorough examination of the licensing process throughout the world identifies all the players and their prospects. The overall prospects for 3G are then addressed through a comprehensive analysis of the issues raised by the licensing process
The theory of the firm by Peter J Curwen( Book )
15 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in English and Spanish and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Economic policy by Peter J Curwen( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 171 libraries worldwide
British non-bank financial intermediaries by D. J Goacher( Book )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 libraries worldwide
This timely book provides a much needed introduction to the non-bank financial intermediaries in Britain, a subject area hitherto neglected by economists. Comprehensive in scope, powerfully analytical and completely up to date, it draws on the wealth of research experience of a group of economists convened specifically to examine changes in a rapidly evolving major sector of the British Economy
Competition and choice in the publishing industry by Walter Allan( Book )
7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Telecommunications strategy : cases, theory and applications by Peter J Curwen( Book )
12 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
"Combining in-depth analysis with discussions of the wider strategic contexts, this study will be of interest to students on specialist telecommunications and information management courses as well as MBA students interested in the strategic analysis of this evolving global industry."--Jacket
Principles of microeconomics by Peter Else( Book )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
`Else and Curwin make an effort to keep the student in touch with recent developments by including such topics as bargaining search, contestable markets and voting behaviour ... it will certainly appeal to those who wish to keep economic theory accessible to as wide a range of students as possible.' Times Higher Education Supplement This clear, concise introduction to intermediate microeconomics is essential reading for students with previous knowledge of economic principles. Geared to the standard year's course in universities and polytechnics, the treatment in this text reinforces the student'
The internationalisation of mobile telecommunications : strategic challenges in a global market by Peter J Curwen( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Reviews the strategic operations of, and technological options available to, the 30 most prominent international mobile operators. This title places these mobile operators within a wider business context via a broad ten year appraisal of the companies involved in the entire telecommunications, media and technology (TMT) sector
Industrial economics : theory, applications, and policy by Richard Stead( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 101 libraries worldwide
This textbook provides comprehensive coverage of the principles of industrial economics. It examines the determinants of market structure, degrees of industry concentration and the effects of concentration rates upon profitability
Mobile telecommunications in a high-speed world : industry structure, strategic behaviour and socio-economic impact by Peter J Curwen( Book )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Written by two of the world's foremost researchers on this industry, this book not only provides the outcomes of research detailing every licence and launch worldwide involving 3G, but discusses the structure of the industry and the strategic behaviour of operators, as well as the social consequences of the spread of 3G and higher speed technologies. The authors examine the role of new entry upon competition, and present analysis of the main operators involved, and the development of handsets, especially smartphones
Telecommunication markets : drivers and impediments by Peter J Curwen( Book )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Telecommunication markets are characterized by a dynamic development of technology and market structures. The specific features of network-based markets, convergence of previously separate spheres and the complex task of market regulation put traditional theoretical approaches as well as current regulatory policies to the test. This book sheds light on some of the challenges ahead. It covers a vast range of subjects from the intricacies of market regulation to new markets for mobile and internet-related services. The diffusion of broadband technology and the emergence of new business strategies that respond to the technological and regulatory challenges are treated in the book's 24 chapters
Fourth generation mobile communication : the path to superfast connectivity by Peter J Curwen( Book )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
This book deals with the development of so-called fourth generation mobile communications or 4G. It covers all aspects of the technology in a form comprehensible to the general reader, a history of its implementation on a worldwide basis and information on how it will be used to improve business transactions. It is up-to-date, comprehensive, and is based upon information acquired from well over one thousand individual sources. All of the data are set up in a manner that simplifies comparisons between countries and service providers. Based on the extensive analysis of the different contexts and progress of 4G technology, future prospects for high-speed mobile communications are also presented
Mobile Telecommunications Networks : Restructuring As a Response to a Challenging Environment by Peter J Curwen( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
During the past decade, no industry has grown faster than that of mobile communications, yet coverage of its operations remains scarce. This state-of-the-art book examines the evolving structure and strategic behaviour of the thirty largest operators in the mobile communications industry. The focus of the book is on service providers, who are the primary interface between the industry and its users. The discussion gives emphasis to the most prominent operators and is divided into regions for ease of analysis. Prior to this, there is an examination of where these companies stand in relation to the FT500 largest companies in the world and an analysis of Merger and Acquisition (M&A) activity in the industry. The authors also provide a review of the latest wave of technology, known as Long Term Evolution (LTE). Through detailed case studies, the book demonstrates the complexity of the industry's structure and sheds light on such controversies as corporate taxation. Peter Curwen and Jason Whalley conclude with an overview of where the industry has been and more importantly, where it is going. This timely book will appeal to academics, practitioners and students with an interest in technology, telecommunications and business strategy
 
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Alternative Names
Curwen, P. 1945-
Curwen, P. J.
Curwen, P.J. 1945-
Curwen, P. J. (Peter J.)
Curwen, P. J. (Peter Jeremy), 1945-
Curwen, Peter.
Curwen, Peter 1945-
Curwen, Peter J.
Curwen, Peter J. 1945-
Curwen, Peter J. (Peter Jeremy), 1945-
Curwen, Peter Jeremy 1945-
Languages
English (229)
Spanish (1)
Arabic (1)
German (1)
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