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Communities, knowledge creation, and information diffusion
Prominence and Control: The Weighted Rich-Club Effect
(American Physical Society, 2008-10-17)
Which Reputations Does a Brand Owner Need? Evidence from Trade Mark Opposition
At least two: the reputation of their brand and a reputation for being tough on imitators of this brand. Sustaining a brand requires both investment in its reputation amongst consumers and the defence of the brand against ...
The strategic use of patents and its implications for enterprise and competition policies
(European Commission, 2007-07-08)
This report was commissioned as a study into the strategic use of patents. In the course of its case investigations and legislative reviews the European Commission became aware of changes in the use of intellectual property, ...
Why is finance critical? A dialogue with a women's community in Sri Lanka
(School of Business & Management, Queen Mary, 2009-11)
The busrt of the bubble has given momentum to the search of escape routes from the current transnational financial system and its underlying principles. For the past century, The transnational financial system has relied ...
The Organisation of Sociality: A Manifesto for a New Science of Multi-Agent Systems
Katrina and the Waves: Bad Organization, Natural Evil or The State
This paper considers Deleuze and Guattari's notions of the smooth and the striated as a basis for rethinking the events of Hurricane Katrina and the flooding of New Orleans in September 2005. It is argued here that popular ...