Section I -- Chapter 1 Institutional Approach to Strategic Management during Crisis -- Chapter 2 Economic Approach to Strategic Decisions Murat Aslan -- Chapter 3 Leading the Strategic Decision-Making Process: Conceptual Frameworks -- Chapter 4 Building Organizational Insight: Strategy & Organization -- Chapter 5 Strategies out of Global Recession in Emerging Markets: An Application for 2008 Global Crisis -- Chapter 6 Designing Strategic Alternatives for Global Operations -- Section II -- Designing Competitive Strategies, Leadership and Culture during Recession -- Chapter 7 Building Competitive Strategies and Managing Stakeholder Relations -- Chapter 8 Human Side of Strategic Alliances, Cooperations and Maneuverings during Recession and Crisis -- Chapter 9 The Role of Organizational Identity on Strategic Management Applications -- Chapter 10 The Importance of Trust for Partnership and Collaboration in Volatile Economic Conditions ---
Chapter 11 Complexity and Crisis Call For Shared Leadership and Empowered Teams -- Section III: Strategic Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Design -- Chapter 12 Establishing an Innovation Culture and Strategic Entrepreneurship -- Chapter 13 Strategies for Innovative Organizational Structure: Innovative Culture and Open Innovation -- Chapter 14 Building Innovative Strategies for the Competitiveness of Family Firms in Emerging Markets -- Chapter 15 Innovative Processes in New Product and Service Development -- Chapter 16 Increasing Strategic Competitiveness through Innovation: The Finance Perspective -- Chapter 17 Economic Growth and Dynamic R&D Investment Behaviour -- Section IV: Managing Risks through Adaptive Strategies and Decision Systems during Crisis -- Chapter 18 Risk Management Practices in Strategic Management -- Chapter 19 Reducing Risk through Strategic Flexibility and Implementation of Leadership in High Velocity Markets ---
Chapter 20 er 21 The Formulation of Strategies to Mitigate Supply Risks -- Section V: Evaluation of Firm Performance, Financial Efficiency and Managerial Control -- Chapter 22 Applying Data Envelopment Analysis to Evaluate Firm Performance -- Chapter 23 Efficiency and Managerial Control in Financial Institutions -- Chapter 24 Examining Financial Innovation and Performance in Financial Sector: A Comprehensive Review of Emerging Markets -- Chapter 25 The Impact of Selected Firm Features on Sales Growth: Empirical Evidence from S&P 500 -- Chapter 26 Determinants of Working Capital in Emerging Markets: Do Economic Developments Matter? -- Chapter 27 Liquidity Position and Working Capital Adequacy of Companies in Turkey: Outlook from Industry Financial Statements -- Chapter 28 Determinants of Corporate Cash Holdings: Firm Level Evidence from Emerging Markets -- Author Bios -- Index.
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