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Principles of management : efficiency and effectiveness in the private and public sector

Author: Peter Eichhorn; Ian Towers
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2018]
Series: Springer texts in business and economics
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This textbook presents an overview of how the activities of an organisation can be managed to satisfy the needs of stakeholders through the cost effective, operationally efficient and sustainable transformation of resources into outputs. Taking an interdisciplinary approach, the authors show the relationship between management and economics and within this framework present the key areas of management activity. The  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Printed edition:
(OCoLC)1032391684
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Eichhorn; Ian Towers
ISBN: 9783319709024 331970902X
OCLC Number: 1021188072
Description: 1 online resource (XV, 366 pages) : 110 illustrations, 26 illustrations in color
Contents: Chapter 1: Understanding Economic Activity --
Chapter 2: Economies and Needs --
Chapter 3: Individuals and Institutions in the Economy --
Chapter 4: A Principle for Action --
Chapter 5: Goals, Production Factors and Results --
chapter 6: The Conceptual Basis --
Chapter 7: Calculating Economic Efficiency --
Chapter 8: Economic Efficiency in Practice --
Chapter 9: Managerial Methods.
Series Title: Springer texts in business and economics
Responsibility: Peter Eichhorn, Ian Towers.

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The book combines Anglo-American and German approaches to management and management studies, making it a valuable resource both for those who are studying management and those who are working as  Read more...

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