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The Collective Magic of Community Action: a Review of William Mazzarella’s The Mana of Mass Society
(Bristol University Press, 2020-01-04)
This is an extended book review article with an research engaged critique on William Mazzarella's 'Mana of Mass Society'
Councillor Ethics: A Review of The Committee on Standards in Public Life’s ‘Local Government Ethical Standards’
(Taylor and Francis, 2020)
The Committee on Standards in Public life (CSPL) new report Local Government Ethical Standards presents a detailed review of local government ethics in England, aiming to highlight both best practice and areas for improvement. ...
How Can National Governance affect Education Quality in Western Europe?
Purpose – As the international society faces unprecedented challenges associated with resource scarcity, governance scandals, increasing injustice and inequality, new opportunities for higher education institutions are ...
Social capital's role in humanitarian crises
(Oxford Academic, 2020)
The growing scale and persistence of humanitarian crises constitute a critical problem for nation-states, aid organizations, and crisis-affected people around the world. Many in the fields of disaster response and ...
The impact of governmental intervention on the association between initial public offering and future stock issuance
We examine the effect of initial public offering (IPO) characteristics on seasoned equity offering (SEO) decisions in relation to governmental intervention in China. Our results confirm the process of underpriced IPOs in ...
Institutional Voids and Innovation Governance: A Conceptual Exposition of the Open versus Closed Architecture Choice
The choice of open versus closed innovation is shaped by the interplay between firms' analytical orientation and the institutional conditions within firms' operating environments. Whereas there is a plethora of research ...
Micro-foundations of Organizational Ambidexterity in the Context of Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions
Micro-foundational approaches can enable firms to develop organizational ambidexterity, which is critical to long-term prosperity. However, to date, few studies have examined how mergers and acquisitions (M&A)—processes ...
Is there a Causal Relationship between Oil Prices and Tourist Arrivals?
(Taylor & Francis, 2020)
This application note investigates the causal relationship between oil price and tourist arrivals to further explain the impact of oil price volatility on tourism related economic activities. The analysis itself considers ...
Analysis of Sector Led Improvement of Children and Young People’s Services
This paper was commissioned by the Association of Directors of Children’s Services (ADCS) National Performance and Information Management Group (NPIMG) to support the work of ADCS to evaluate and assess the impact of Sector ...
The Effects of AI on the Professions: A Literature Repository
(Chartered Institute of Public Relations, 2020-01)
The literature on AI as a whole is huge and burgeoning, but a focus on the professions has enabled us to look at how it will change the nature of work overall, and specifically how it will impact on those who offer a ...