New. NEW. Over the past twenty years the business services sector has contributed heavily to European economic growth in terms of employment, value added to products and innovation. However, many links between business services, their marketing function and their role in economic growth remain underexplored. This volume provides a comprehensive approach from an applied economics perspective. It has a clear focus on the contribution of business services to European economic growth, covering all the major mechanisms through which this contribution operates. Book Description: This book is about the economy of business services and their contribution to economic growth in Europe. In the last twenty years this sector contributed heavily to European economic growth in terms of employment, value added and innovation. So far however, many links between business services, their marketing function and their role in economic growth remain underexplored. This volume provides a comprehensive approach from an applied economics perspective. It has a clear focus on the contribution of business services to European economic growth, covering all the major mechanisms through which this impact operates. : Review: 'This book is a major contribution to our understanding of the current growth process. Well written, based on careful research and defensible reasoning, it should be required reading for anyone who wishes to understand the intricacies of the growth process. '-William J. Baumol: About the Author: LUIS RUBALCABA is Professor of Applied Economics at the University of Alcal? , Madrid, Spain, Director of the Services, Innovation and Competitiveness Department at Servilab (University Institute for Economic and Social Analysis) and President of the European Association for Research on Services (RESER). He is the author of many publications on services and a scientific advisor to European institutions. : HENK KOX is Senior Economist with CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis-the main economic think tank of the Dutch government. Previously he worked at the Centre for Research on Multinational Companies, and as a Lecturer in Economics at Tilburg University and at the Free University in Amsterdam. His publications have covered European services markets, trade in services, productivity analysis, and environmental economics. Size: 14 x 1.9 x 21.6 cm. 320 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Miscellaneous; ISBN: 0230002021. ISBN/EAN: 9780230002029. Inventory No: X123-1014.
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