eBook Disruptive Technologies for Business Development and Strategic Advantage, 1st Edition

  • Anatoly V. Zhuplev
  • Published By: Business Science Reference
  • ISBN-10: 1522541497
  • ISBN-13: 9781522541493
  • DDC: 338
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 364 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released November 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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The proliferation of entrepreneurship, technological and business innovations, emerging social trends and lifestyles, employment patterns, and other developments in the global context involve creative destruction that transcends geographic and political boundaries and economic sectors and industries. This creates a need for interdisciplinary exploration of disruptive technologies, their impacts, and their implications for a range of stakeholders. This title is a critical scholarly resource that explores innovation, imitation, and creative destruction as critical factors and agents of socio-economic growth and progress in the context of emerging challenges and opportunities for business development and strategic advantage. Discusses predictive value, business strategy, and sustainability; written for entrepreneurs, business executives, business professionals, academicians, and researchers interested in strategic decision making, innovation, and competitiveness.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Human Resources Management and Organizational Development (AHRMOD) Book Series.
Titles in This Series.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Business Strategies and Disruptive Technologies: An Overview Within the Disruptive Innovation Theory.
2: Identification and Categorization of Disruptive Innovations According to the Strategic Scope of the Firm.
3: Peer-to-Peer Lending as an Alternative Investment Asset Class in the EU.
4: Fintech Impact on EU Retail Savings and Investment.
5: Inclusive Disruption: The Role of Financial Technologies in Filling Financial Inclusion Gaps in Russia.
6: Cleantech and Water Treatment as a Case of Disruptive Innovation.
7: 3D Printing Technology Diffusion: A Revolution or an Illusion?.
8: The Impacts of Peer-to-Peer Lodging Platform on the Traditional Lodging Industry: California vs. Southern Europe.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.