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The Resource Major business and technology trends shaping the contemporary world

Major business and technology trends shaping the contemporary world

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Major business and technology trends shaping the contemporary world
Title
Major business and technology trends shaping the contemporary world
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Language
eng
Summary
This book builds upon a wide variety of academic and professional resources to offer an in-depth analysis of the nature, causes, and consequences of major business and technology trends of our time. First, prospects for energy, commodities, water, food, and healthcare services are explored. Then, leading business transformations such as the sharing economy, Fourth Industrial Revolution, gig economy, and recent developments in the global economy are analyzed. Finally, innovation and emerging technologies including automation, robotics, connectivity, quantum computing, and new materials and energies are examined and their business implications are discussed. Major Business and Technology Trends Shaping the Contemporary World is a timely and relevant reference for business leaders, managers, students, and all those who are passionate about understanding our rapidly changing world
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NhCcYBP
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Yeganeh, K. H
Dewey number
303.482
Index
no index present
LC call number
JZ1318
LC item number
.Y44 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
International business collection
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  • Globalization
  • Culture and globalization
  • Business
Label
Major business and technology trends shaping the contemporary world
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Prospects for energy, commodities, water, food, and healthcare. Chapter 1. Energy, commodities, and water -- Chapter 2. Food and agriculture -- Chapter 3. Healthcare and the life sciences -- Part II. Business transformations. Chapter 4. The sharing economy -- Chapter 5. The fourth industrial revolution -- Chapter 6. The gig economy -- Chapter 7. Salient patterns in the global economy -- Chapter 8. Consumers and consumption -- Chapter 9. Labor, work organization, and education -- Part III. Innovation and technology. Chapter 10. Innovation and research -- Chapter 11. Emerging technologies
Control code
MSTDDA5719659
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781631577864
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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cl0501000039
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Major business and technology trends shaping the contemporary world
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Prospects for energy, commodities, water, food, and healthcare. Chapter 1. Energy, commodities, and water -- Chapter 2. Food and agriculture -- Chapter 3. Healthcare and the life sciences -- Part II. Business transformations. Chapter 4. The sharing economy -- Chapter 5. The fourth industrial revolution -- Chapter 6. The gig economy -- Chapter 7. Salient patterns in the global economy -- Chapter 8. Consumers and consumption -- Chapter 9. Labor, work organization, and education -- Part III. Innovation and technology. Chapter 10. Innovation and research -- Chapter 11. Emerging technologies
Control code
MSTDDA5719659
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781631577864
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0501000039
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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