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Battleground : business

Author: Michael L Walden; Peg Thoms
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2007.
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Covers issues and topics central to the contemporary business world. Entries explore a topic's relevance and influence, highlights opposing viewpoints, provides sidebars of interesting information, and lists resources for further research.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Battleground.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2007
(DLC) 2007021681
(OCoLC)134993284
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael L Walden; Peg Thoms
ISBN: 9781573567398 1573567396
OCLC Number: 192042543
Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes (xiv, 676 pages)) : illustrations
Contents: v. 1. A --
N --
Advertising and the Invasion of Privacy --
Affirmative Action --
Blogs / Kathleen J. Noce --
Blue Collar and White Collar Jobs / Michael L. Walden --
Booms and Busts : Living with Economic Cycles / Michael L. Walden --
CEO Compensation / Carl Anderson --
Charismatic Leadership / Michael Brown --
Chinese Currency / Xin Zhao --
Corporate Social Responsibility / Alfred G. Warner --
Corporate Tax Shelters / Keith Farrell --
Credit Card Marketing to College Students / Mary Beth Pinto --
Deficits : Their Impact on the Economy / John J. Seater --
The Dollar / James F. Smith --
Downsizing / Dawn M. Slokan --
Drug Testing in the Workplace / Randy C. Brown --
Drugs (Prescription) Costs / Brandon Kramer --
Dual Earner Workers / Michael L. Walden --
Dumping / Thomas Grennes --
Education and Economic Competitiveness / Dale M. Hoover --
Employee Loyalty and Engagement / William Castellano, Ying Hong, and David Lepak --
Enterprise Resource Planning Systems / Robert J. Nelson --
Environmental Degradation / Daniel J. Phaneuf --
Ethics in Business at the Individual Level / Michael Brown --
The Federal Reserve System / Douglas K. Pearce --
Foreign Direct Investment: In-Sourcing Jobs and Money to the U.S. / Michael L. Walden --
Free Trade / Diane H. Parente --
Glass Ceiling / William M. Sturkey --
Government Subsidies : Do They Benefit the Public At Large? / E.C. Pasour, Jr. --
Health Care Costs / Michael L. Walden --
Immigrant Workers in the U.S. / Ken Louie --
Income Tax, Personal : Issues and Prospects for Reform / David N. Hyman --
Inflation : The Four-Decade Struggle for Price Stability / John S. Lapp --
Intellectual Property Rights / Jason Checque --
Interest Rates : Friend or Foe? / Michael L. Walden --
Labor, Organized / Robert M. Fearn --
Labor Shortages / Peg Thoms --
Lotteries : Gambling for Good? / John M. Hood --
Marketing of Alcohol and Tobacco / Paul W. Schneider --
Marketing to Baby Boomers / Rebecca A. Smith --
Marketing to Children / Phylis M. Mansfield --
Marketing to Women and Girls / Phylis M. Mansfield and John Crane --
Media Coverage of Business / Charles E. Watson --
The Middle Class : Is It Vanishing? / Michael L. Walden --
The Minimum Wage / Walter J. Wessels --
Mission Statements / James F. Fairbank --
Mommy Track / Peg Thoms --
v. 2. O --
Z --
Oil Economics and Business / Edward W. Erickson --
Online Auctions / Diane H. Parente --
Out-Sourcing and Off-Shoring / John Silvia --
Pensions / Jeanne M. Hogarth --
Personal Success Without Selling Your Soul / Charles E. Watson --
Poverty and Race : Recent Changes in America / James H. Johnson, Jr. and Allan M. Parnell --
Price Gouging / Steve Margolis --
Psychological and Honesty Testing / Randy C. Brown --
Public Relations and Reputation Management / Philip K. Iobst --
Rich Country/Poor Country : Why Are Some Countries Rich While Others Are Poor? / Mitch Renkow --
Salary Disparity / Kerry A. King --
Same-Sex Partner Benefits / Randy C. Brown --
Sarbanes / Oxley Act / Ashutosh Deshmukh --
Saving / Benjamin Russo --
Sex and Advertising / Mary Beth Pinto --
Sexual Harassment / Anne E. McDaniel --
Shareholder Activism and the Battle for Corporate Control / Alfred G. Warner --
Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid : Individual Freedom Versus Collective Responsibility / Arthur Benavie --
Stock Market Predictions / Xin Zhao --
Strategic Planning : Dead or Alive? / James F. Fairbank --
Supply Chain Security and Terrorism / Peter B. Southar --
Team-Based Cultures and Individual Rewards / Janet Duck --
Technological Connectivity / Philip Iobst --
Telecommuting and the Virtual Workplace / Kathleen J. Noce --
Trade Surpluses and Deficits / Raymond Owens --
Universal Health Care / Keith Farrell [and others] --
Violence in the Workplace / Randy C. Brown --
War and the Economy / Lee A. Craig --
Whistleblowers / Philip K. Iobst --
Wholesale Buying by "Big Box" Retailers / Eric C. Jackson --
Workaholism / Gayle Porter.
Responsibility: edited by Michael Walden and Peg Thoms.

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Covers issues and topics central to the contemporary business world. Entries explore a topic's relevance and influence, highlights opposing viewpoints, provides sidebars of interesting information, and lists resources for further research.

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