Operating Environment: An Active Learning Approach by Leslie HamiltonOperating Environment: An Active Learning Approach by Leslie Hamilton

Operating Environment: An Active Learning Approach

EditorLeslie Hamilton, Tom Burden, Philip Webster

Paperback | August 29, 1995

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Operating Environment is divided into three major sections giving a clear framework in which to review the economic, political and social contexts of business activity: * The national economic context.
* The environmental factors affecting business activities.
* Business firms in markets.
Title:Operating Environment: An Active Learning ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:448 pages, 11.7 × 8.32 × 0.97 inPublished:August 29, 1995Publisher:WileyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0631196730

ISBN - 13:9780631196730


Table of Contents


Part I: The National Economic Context:.

1: The UK labour force.

2: The UK economic system.

3: The financial sector.

4: Economic policy.

5: Industrial policy.

Part II: Environmental Factors Affecting Business Activities:.

1: Social stratification.

2: Social welfare and state policy.

3: Technology and society.

4: The political process.

Part III: Business Firms in Markets:.

1: The competitive environment.

2: The legal regulation of business.

3: Regulatory agencies.

Part IV: Resources:.

1. 'Samsung plans #450 m UK plant'.

2. 'Fresh ferment for the brewers'.

3. 'The price police - the sleuthing skills of the EU's competition division'.