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1.

Skilled Migration: The Perspective of Developing Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2873, 2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper, World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3382
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,854
2.

Institutional Investors, the Political Economy of Corporate Disclosure, and the Market for Corporate Environmental and Social Responsibility: Implications from the UK Companies Act (2006)

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Oxford University - Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment and University of Sydney Business School
Downloads 844
3.

Alliance Portfolio Internationalization and Firm Performance

Organization Science, Vol. 19, No. 4, pp. 623-646, 2008, 2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Management and Technology and University of Texas at San Antonio - Department of Management
Downloads 683
4.

Measuring the Competitive Advantage of the US Textile and Apparel Industry

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 May 2008
Working Paper Series
East Carolina University, Land's End, North Carolina State University and North Carolina State University
Downloads 615
5.

Stock Returns and Geographic Innovation Index

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Central Michigan University, Central Michigan University and State University of New York
Downloads 596
6.

Innovating or Doing as Told? Status Differences and Overlapping Boundaries in Offshore Collaboration

MIS Quarterly, Vol. 32, No. 2, pp 307-332, June 2008
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 May 2008 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
New York University and Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, School of Business, Public Administration and Information Sciences
Downloads 459
7.

Lighting Industry: Structure and Technology in the Transition to Solid State

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 02 May 2008 Last Revised: 02 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Lally School of Management, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Economics, Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Lally School of Management & Technology
Downloads 403
8.

Globalization and the Labor Markets of the Logistics Industry

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations
Downloads 388
9.

Who Profits from Innovation in Global Value Chains? A Study of the iPod and Notebook PCs

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 May 2008 Last Revised: 02 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of California, Irvine, University of California, Irvine - Center for Research on Information Technology and Organizations (CRITO) and Institute for Business Innovation

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 382
10.

Global Tourism and Real Estate

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics
Downloads 349
11.

Globalization of Innovation: The Personal Computing Industry

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 May 2008 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of California, Irvine and University of California, Irvine - Center for Research on Information Technology and Organizations (CRITO)
Downloads 347
12.

The New Economy Business Model and Sustainable Prosperity

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Downloads 334
13.

The Diffusion of Complex Market Technologies: Multifaceted Dynamics for Alternative Fuel Vehicles

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 May 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 295
14.

The Temporary Staffing Industry in Protected Employment Economies: Germany, Japan and the Netherlands

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Duisburg-Essen and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business
Downloads 287
15.

Social Capital and the Creation of Knowledge

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), Carnegie Mellon University - Engineering and Public Policy (EPP) and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 277
16.

Hierarchical Segmentation of R&D Process and Intellectual Property Protection: Evidence from Multinational R&D Labs in China

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
San Jose State University and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
Downloads 276
17.

Preparing for a Services Economy: An Evaluation of Higher Education in India

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Stanford University and Copenhagen Business School - Department of International Economics and Management
Downloads 263
18.

Understanding and Mitigating Product Uncertainty in Online Auction Marketplaces

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Department of Management Information Systems and Temple University - Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management
Downloads 257
19.

Financing Drug Research: What are the Issues?

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
Downloads 254
20.

Decreasing Airline Delay Propagation by Re-Allocating Scheduled Slack

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - College of Engineering and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Downloads 188
21.

Multinationals, Techno-Entrepreneurs and the Globalization of Technology Value Chains

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Marketing and Policy Studies and Rutgers University
Downloads 184
22.

Not Doomed to Death: A Map of Small Firms' Business Models in the Italian Textile Apparel Industry

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Management and Technology, University of Padua - Department of Economics, University of Padua - Department of Management and Engineering and SOSE
Downloads 184
23.

Electricity Prices and Costs Under Regulation and Restructuring

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business (Deceased) and Carnegie Mellon University
Downloads 163
24.

Semiconductor Capabilities in the U.S. and Industrializing Asia

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
UC Berkeley - Department of Economics and Institute for Business Innovation
Downloads 161
25.

German Automotive Multinationals in Central Europe: Enterprise Coalitions for Production

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 May 2008
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 160
26.

Commitment to an Emerging Organizational Field, Institutional Entrepreneurship, and the Perception of Opportunity: An Enactment Theory

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management and University of Waikato - Management School
Downloads 158
27.

Industrial Relations Experiments in China: Balancing Equity and Efficiency the Chinese Way

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Department of Economics, Wayne State University, Chinese Culture University and Jilin University-Lambton College (JULC) - Business
Downloads 155
28.

The Anatomy of a Price Cut: Discovering Organizational Sources of the Costs of Price Adjustment

Bar-Ilan University Economics Working Paper, 2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper, Emory University Economics Working Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Western Ontario - General Management Area Group, University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 147
29.

US Pension Funds' Labour Friendly Investments

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 22 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Carleton Centre for Community Innovation and Harvard University - Labor and Worklife Program
Downloads 146
30.

Sustaining the Nation's Aging Infrastructure Systems: Lessons Learned Applying an Asset Management Framework

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Alabama, University of Alabama, University of Alabama and University of Alabama
Downloads 123
31.

Investments in Modernization, Innovation and Gains in Productivity: Evidence from Firms in the Global Paper Industry

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Georgia Institute of Technology

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 110
32.

Security-Preparedness of Firms in U.S. Food Supply Chain

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics
Downloads 106
33.

Garment District Performance: S(weatshop)-Efficiency vs. I(innovation)-Efficiency

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Boston University and Laboratoire d'Economie et de Sociologie du Travail (LEST)
Downloads 99
34.

Collective Bargaining and High-Involvement Management in Comparative Perspective: Evidence from U.S. And German Call Centers

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
University of London, King's College London, Department of Management

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Downloads 96
35.

Securing Their Future? Entry and Survival in the Information Security Industry

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 96
36.

Cleaning and Caring in the Home: Shared Problems? Shared Possibilities?

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 May 2008 Last Revised: 02 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Center on Wisconsins Strategy
Downloads 92
37.

The UK as a Third Way: The US Model with a Human Face?

Industry Studies Conference Paper, 2008
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester - Manchester Business School
Downloads 92
38.

Reconstructing Construction Unionism: Beyond Top Down and Bottom Up

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Michigan State University and University of Reading - Innovative Construction Research
Downloads 86
39.

Competitiveness and Workforce Development: The Case of the Boston Area Advanced Technological Education Connections (BATEC)

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Massachusetts Boston - John W. McCormack School of Policy Studies
Downloads 66
40.

Wage Structure, Raises and Mobility: International Comparisons of the Structure of Wages within and Across Firms

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 24 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Stanford Graduate School of Business

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 49
41.

Post-Socialist Varieties of Temporary Staffing: Evidence from the Czech Republic and Poland

2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Manchester - School of Environment and Development, University of Manchester - School of Environment and Development and University of Liverpool
Downloads 46