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How to be an Academic Superhero

October 13, 2017

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iStock-143922633-superheroIn an excerpt from his new book, Iain Hay explores the process of getting your academic work published. […]

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The Global Turmoil in Intellectual Property by Susy Frankel and Daniel Gervais

February 11, 2016

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Intellectual property is in global turmoil. This is not surprising. In many industrialized countries, ‘intangible’ assets make up 70% or more of the economy, and intellectual property rights (IPRs) are a way to create incentives to generate those assets and then to protect those assets. Susy Frankel and Daniel Gervais go on to discuss, that from a rather obscure and technical topic for a few specialist lawyers, intellectual property since the 1980s has progressively become a major focus of business strategists, trade negotiators and developmental economists.

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The End of Bretton Woods and the Future of the International Trading System – by Michael Trebilcock

January 22, 2015

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Since the 1944 Bretton Woods Agreement, international trade has been structured on a multilateral model.  But, as Professor Michael Trebilcock argues, without significant systemic changes the social and economic vision promoted by Bretton Woods may no longer be tenable.

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Can Income Tax Survive Globalization? By Reuven S. Avi-Yonah

January 20, 2015

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Recent headlines about the ability of rich corporations and individuals to avoid paying income tax raise concerns about the viability of taxing income in the age of globalization. Professor Reuven S. Avi-Yonah considers whether income tax has a future.

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Entrepreneurship – a brief overview by Robert D. Hisrich

October 16, 2014

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How do you think and act entrepreneurially? What are the conditions that allow entrepreneurs to thrive? Robert D. Hisrich, Professor of Global Entrepreneurship at Thunderbird School of Global Management, considers what is involved in successful entrepreneurship. […]

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