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Research Resources: Class Guides

BOS 480: Strategic Challenges of Globalization


21st Century Management: A Reference Handbook 2 vols.
Ref HD 30.4 .A16 2008

Industry Surveys (Standard & Poors)
Ref HC 28 .S7 2005 (quarterly)

Global Information Technology Report 2007-2008
Ref HC 79 .I55 G55 2006-07

Survey of Current Business (U. S. Department of Commerce)
Ref HC 101 .A13 (monthly)

2009 U. S. Industry & Market Outlook
Ref HC 101 .U56 2009

Encyclopedia of American Industries 2 vols.
Ref HC 102 .E53 2008

Encyclopedia of Global Industries
Ref HC 102 .E333 2007

Handbook of Industry Profiles, 2008: Analysis and Trends for 300 Industries
Ref HD 2328 .H363 2008

International Directory of Company Histories 106 vols. (so far)
Ref HD 2721 .D36

Encyclopedia of the Global Economy 2 vols.
Ref HF 1359 .O28 2006

Global Competitiveness Report 2006-2007
Ref HF 1414 .G559 2006-07

Encyclopedia of American Business History 2 vols.
Ref HF 3021 .G44 2006

Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society 5 vols.
Ref HF 5387 .E53 2008

The Impact of Globalization on the United States 3 vols.
HN 90 .G56 I56 2008 (ON RESERVE for BOS 372, Spring 2010)

Encyclopedia of Globalization 4 vols.
Ref Balcony JZ 1318 .E63 2007

Globalization: The Key Concepts
Ref Balcony JZ 1318 .G5645 2007

Globalization: Encyclopedia of Trade, Labor, and Politics 2 vols.
Ref Balcony JZ 1318 .G5816 2006


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