Burstiness Management for Smart, Sustainable and Inclusive Growth: Emerging Research and Opportunities, 1st Edition

  • Andreas Ahrens
  • Ojaras Purvinis
  • Joseph Tan
  • Diana Micevičienė
  • Arūnas Tautkus
  • Published By: Business Science Reference
  • ISBN-10: 1522554432
  • ISBN-13: 9781522554431
  • DDC: 658.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 194 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released January 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019
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Intervals of high-activity alternating with long low-activity periods can be found in many areas of daily life, with researchers coining the phenomenon as bursts. As burstiness has become prevalent in many fields, understanding it and knowing how to manage it are crucial in order to be able to get all the benefits associated with it. This book provides innovative insights into burstiness’s role in decision-making in business and its function as a predictor of performance. The content within this publication covers topics such as burstiness in business and e-business applications, as well as consumer behavior and sustainable development. It is a vital reference source for business managers, business professionals, academicians, researchers, and graduate-level students interested in understanding how burstiness and its consequences are processed in diverse and dynamic environments.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Logistics, Operations, and Management Science (ALOMS) Book Series.
Titles in This Series.
Table of Contents.
1: Development of a Simulation Model for Optimization of Business Process: Focus on Gap Processes.
2: Development of a Simulation Model for Optimization of Business Process: Parameter Estimation and Practical Applications.
3: Traffic Flow Burstiness and Bottlenecks in Entrances: Modelling and Simulation Approach.
4: Agent-Based Approach to Customers’ Flow Modelling.
5: Burstiness in Quasi-Group Decision Making in Business Settings: Nature, Origins, and Impact.
6: Burstiness as a Predictor of Performance: The Case of Entrepreneurship Education in Teacher Professional Development in the Baltic States.
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