National Intellectual Capital and the Financial Crisis in Greece, Italy, Portugal, and Spain

In the first decade of the twenty-first century, the biggest event of worldwide proportion was the 2008 global financial crisis, which was caused primarily by ineffective governance, failed surveillance systems, and implementation flaws.  While fiscal and monetary policies succeeded in pulling many...

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Main Authors: Lin, Carol Yeh-Yun, Edvinsson, Leif (Author), Chen, Jeffrey (Author), Beding, Tord (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer New York 2013, 2013
Edition:1st ed. 2013
Series:SpringerBriefs in Economics
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Contents
  • Foreword: Markku Markkula
  • Foreword: Nick Bontis
  • Foreword: Se-Hwa Wu
  • Preface: Leif Edvinsson
  • Preface: Carol Yeh-Yun Lin
  • Executive Summary
  • 1. Introduction
  • Economic Background
  • 2. Impact of the 2008 Global Financial Crisis
  • 3. National Intellectual Capital Development of the Four Southern European Countries
  • 4. Beyond the 2008 Global Financial Crisis
  • 5. Future Perspectives and Policy Implications
  • Concluding remark and emerging insights
  • References
  • Glossary
  • Subject Index
  • Author Index
  • Appendices