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From Wall Street to Bay Street: The Origins and Evolution of American and Canadian Finance
From Wall Street to Bay Street: The Origins and Evolution of American and Canadian Finance
By Christopher Kobrak and Joe Martin

From Wall Street to Bay Street is the first book for a lay audience to tackle the similarities and differences between the financial systems of Canada and the United States. Christopher Kobrak and Joe Martin reveal the different paths each system has taken since the early nineteenth-century.

Available Jul 2017
Leadership is Half the Story: A Fresh Look at Followership, Leadership, and Collaboration
Leadership is Half the Story: A Fresh Look at Followership, Leadership, and Collaboration
By Marc Hurwitz and Samantha Hurwitz

Can you imagine a choreographer only training one dancer to lead while his or her partner sits in the lobby staring at the wall? Yet we do this all the time in organizations. Half the partnership is missing.

Available Jun 2017
It's Not Complicated: The Art and Science of Complexity in Business
It's Not Complicated: The Art and Science of Complexity in Business
By Rick Nason

It’s Not Complicated offers a paradigm shift for business professionals looking for simplified solutions to complex problems. Rick Nason introduces the principles of “complexity thinking” which empower managers to understand, correlate, and explain a diverse range of business phenomena.

Available Jun 2017
Something's Got to Give: Balancing Work, Childcare and Eldercare
Something's Got to Give: Balancing Work, Childcare and Eldercare
By Linda Duxbury and Christopher Higgins

Something’s Got to Give is a comprehensive overview of the challenges faced by employees and employers as they try to respond the increasing demands of eldercare, childcare, and work.

Available May 2017
Ethical Capitalism: Shibusawa Eiichi and Business Leadership in Global Perspective
Ethical Capitalism: Shibusawa Eiichi and Business Leadership in Global Perspective
Edited by Patrick Fridenson and Kikkawa Takeo

Ethical Capitalism is a volume of essays that tackles the thought, work, and legacy of Shibusawa Eiichi.

Available Mar 2017
Access to Medicines as a Human Right: Implications for Pharmaceutical Industry Responsibility
Access to Medicines as a Human Right: Implications for Pharmaceutical Industry Responsibility
By Lisa Forman, Jillian Clare Kohler
Access to Medicines as a Human Right identifies innovative solutions applicable in both global and domestic forums, making it a valuable resource for the vast field of scholars, legal practitioners, and policymakers who must confront this challenging issue.

Published Feb 2017
Business in a Changing Climate: Explaining Industry Support for Carbon Pricing
Business in a Changing Climate: Explaining Industry Support for Carbon Pricing
By Kaija Belfry Munroe

Business in a Changing Climate is the first book to ask major pollution emitting industries in Canada what their preferences are with respect to climate change.

Published Jan 2017
The Sustainability Edge: How to Drive Top-Line Growth with Triple-Bottom-Line Thinking
The Sustainability Edge: How to Drive Top-Line Growth with Triple-Bottom-Line Thinking
By Suhas Apte and Jagdish N. Sheth
Forewords by Philip Kotler and Bob Willard
The Sustainability Edge enables companies to critically engage their stakeholders and influence them to accept sustainability as part of their core mission.
Published Dec 2016
Borders in Service: Enactments of Nationhood in Transnational Call Centres
Borders in Service: Enactments of Nationhood in Transnational Call Centres
By Kiran Mirchandani and Winifred Poster

In this collection, Kiran Mirchandani and Winifred Poster have gathered a wide range of contributors to explore the dynamics within global call centres.

Published Oct 2016
Leading the Modern University: York Universitys Presidents on Continuity and Change, 1974-2014
Leading the Modern University: York University’s Presidents on Continuity and Change, 1974-2014
Edited by Lorna R. Marsden

Leading the Modern University documents the challenges and solutions that five successive York University presidents encountered from the very early 1970s up to 2014.

Published Oct 2016