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Diversified quality production revisited: its contribution to German socio-economic performance over time

Arndt Sorge and Wolfgang Streeck.

in Socio-Economic Review

July 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; Comparative Economic Systems. 14022 words.


We revisit the concept of Diversified Quality Production (DQP), which we introduced about 30 years ago. Our purpose is to examine the extent to which...

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The emerging market for European corporate governance: the relationship between governance and capital expenditures, 1997–2005

Rob Bauer, Robin Braun and Gordon L. Clark.

in Journal of Economic Geography

July 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Economic Systems; Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Economics; Corporate Governance. 12848 words.

We examine European corporate governance with respect to the relationship between shareholder value and capital investment. Based upon Europe's largest listed companies, it is shown that...

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Has “Discretionary Learning” declined during the Lisbon Agenda? A cross-sectional and longitudinal study of work organization in European nations

Jacob R. Holm and Edward Lorenz.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Particular Labour Markets; Labour Standards: National and International; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Comparative Economic Systems. 13516 words.

This article explores changes in the organization of work in European nations over 2000–2010. Results show a decline in the Discretionary Learning (DL). Periods of economic expansion tend...

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The “Antidirector Rights Index” Revisited

Holger Spamann.

in The Review of Financial Studies

February 2010; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Corporate Regulation; Law and Economics; Comparative Economic Systems. 9547 words.

The “antidirector rights index” has been used as a measure of shareholder protection in over a hundred articles since it was introduced by La Porta et al. (“Law and Finance.” 1998, Journal...

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Varieties of neoliberalism? Restructuring in large industrially dependent regions across Western and Eastern Europe

Kean Birch and Vlad Mykhnenko.

in Journal of Economic Geography

May 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Sociology; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Development; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Comparative Economic Systems; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 10006 words.

The recent travails of the European Constitution, now Reform Treaty, illustrate the divergence of views on European integration. To many commentators and academics, European integration has...

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