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|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)A European Unemployment Benefit Scheme
How to Provide for More Stability in the Euro Zone
The recent euro crisis and the dramatic increase of unemployment in some euro countries have triggered a renewed interest in a fiscal capacity for the European Union to stabilize the economy of its member states.
1st edition 2014, 144 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-601-9
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-600-2
|The Spinelli Group, Bertelsmann StiftungA Fundamental Law of the European Union
The financial crash and lengthy economic recession have tested the institutions of the European Union as never before. Debate about the future of Europe has polarized: Some want no more integration; others campaign for disintegration. Those who believe in deeper unity and a stronger federal Europe have yet to make their case.
1st edition 2013, 310 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-562-3
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-538-8
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)A World in Transition, change reader
What reforms must governments initiate in order to ensure the sustainability of their societies? What examples of success can we identify by systematically comparing countries around the world? And who will shape the political and economic future in the 21st century?
1st edition 2014, 218 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-608-8
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-559-3
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)Active Aging in Economy and Society
Carl Bertelsmann Prize 2006
Germany currently finds itself amidst profound demographic change. The tasks of the future workplace will fall on the shoulders of a smaller and older potential workforce.
1st edition 2006, 130 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-241-7
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-240-0
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)Ageing and the German Economy
Age-structure Effects Based on International Comparisons
Until now, most studies of how demographics and economics are linked have limited themselves to the ways that changes in a population's overall size influence economic development.
1st edition 2010, 172 pages, E-Book
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-273-8
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)Asia: Changing the World
This collection of articles responds to the challenges posed by Asia's emergence and gives a lucid and thorough account of the most important developments in the world's largest continent and their consequences for Europe.
1st edition 2007, 240 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-250-9
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-249-3
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)Assessment, Evaluation, Improvement: Success through Corporate Culture
This report by Prof. Dr. Sonja Sackmann, University Bw, Munich, provides an overview of state-of-the-art knowledge with regard to the link between corporate culture and performance as well as approaches that have been used to assess and measure culture in organizations.
1st edition 2007, 168 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-235-6
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-234-9
|Sven Behrendt, Christian-Peter Hanelt (eds.)Bound to Cooperate - Europe and the Middle East
What interests does Europe pursue in the Middle East? How could inter-regional relations best be organised?
1st edition 2000, 378 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-231-8
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-230-1
|Christian-Peter Hanelt, Almut Möller (eds.)Bound to Cooperate - Europe and the Middle East II
The Middle East is a region of crises, conflicts and wars as much as it is a region of great potential and opportunity.
1st edition 2008, 370 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-239-4
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-238-7
|Peter Walkenhorst (ed.)Building Philanthropic and Social Capital: The Work of Community Foundations
The book presents the work and development of community foundations in an international perspective.
2nd revised edition 2008, 158 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-233-2
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-232-5
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)Change Ahead? Sustainable Governance in the BRICS
The emergent powers of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) are drawing attention as they change the political and economic map of the 21st century. But does each country have the institutional framework needed to advance its path of development and to effectively address needed reforms with sustainable solutions?
1st edition 2013, 264 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-551-7
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-550-0
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)Civic Engagement as an Educational Goal
Carl Bertelsmann Prize 2007
With the 2007 Carl Bertelsmann Prize for Civic Engagement as an Educational Goal the Bertelsmann Stiftung presents approaches in diverse countries and discusses how they meet the challenge to promote civic engagement in schools and early childhood education and care.
1st edition 2007, 112 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-248-6
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-247-9
|Holger Sievert, Daniela Bell (eds.)Communication and Leadership in the 21st Century
The Difficult Path from Classical Public Relations to Genuine Modern Communication Management
For some people, Public Relations used to be "that former journalist type who deals with the media." However, the public perception of the profession has changed quite substantially.
1st edition 2008, 246 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-246-2
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-245-5
|Thomas Beschorner, Thomas Hajduk, Samuil Simeonov (eds.)Corporate Responsibility in Europe
Government Involvement in Sector-specific Initiatives
The sector-specific approach to Corporate Responsibility (CR) has attracted little attention so far, although the industrial sector is a key variable in any company’s economic environment. Therefore, this book introduces sector-specific CR as a way to increase the success and impact of business engagement. It focuses on sector-specific initiatives with government involvement as appropriate governance mechanisms to address sustainability challenges through public-private collaboration.
1st edition 2013, 334 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-524-1
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-523-4
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)Cultivating Corporate Innovation
Case Studies on Internationally Successful Corporations
"Innovation," has become one of the most used terms in corporate practice and management theory. Companies hardly have an alternative to constantly fostering innovation if they want to survive in the long run.
1st edition 2008, 104 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-262-2
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-261-5
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)Culture and Conflict in Global Perspective
The Cultural Dimensions of Global Conflicts 1945 to 2007
The publication is based on an empirical study that explores in what conflicts cultural factors played a role and to what extent they influenced the intensity of violence in the respective conflicts.
1st edition 2010, 98 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-279-0
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-278-3
|Bertelsmann Stiftung, European Policy Centre, Migration Policy Institute (eds.)Delivering Citizenship
The Transatlantic Council on Migration
The 21st century promises to be an "Age of Mobility." More people around the globe, from an ever greater variety of backgrounds, are migrating.
1st edition 2010, 180 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-266-0
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-265-3
|Stefani Weiss, Hans-Joachim Spanger, Wim van Meurs (eds.)Diplomacy, Development and Defense: A Paradigm for Policy Coherence
A Comparative Analysis of International Strategies
The end of the Cold War radically changed both classic policies of national and collective security and international strategies for conflict management and the stabilization of precarious states. The threat of Islamic extremism and the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq have shattered any illusions of a peace dividend and have given strategies against state failure a new urgency.
1st edition 2009, 366 pages, E-Book
ISBN EPUB 978-3-86793-258-5
ISBN PDF 978-3-86793-257-8
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