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Perils of Prosperity: Realities, Risks and Rewards of the Global Knowledge Economy by John J. Sarno. Competition for high-paying, knowledge-intensive jobs has become fierce. Knowledge-intensive work is the key to long term success.

Handbook on the Knowledge Economy (Elgar Original Reference) by David Rooney, Greg Hearn, and Abraham Ninan. Highlights important new areas of concern to knowledge economies and provides new insights into the basic mechanisms that constitute a knowledge economy and society.

Gendering the Knowledge Economy: Comparative Perspectives by Sylvia Walby, Heidi Gottfried, Karin Gottschall, and Mari Osawa ".. Meticulously detailed, providing empirically grounded analysis.

Diversity in the Knowledge Economy and Society: Heterogeneity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship (The Gwu/Nifu Step Series on Science, Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship) by Age Mariussen, Aris Kaloudis, and Elias Carayannis The authors address the concept of heterogeneity in a multi-disciplinary fashion.

HAUNTING THE KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY Jane Kenway, Elizabeth Bullen, Johannah Fahey, and Simon Robb. The knowledge economy is a potent force in national policy circles. Illuminates the knowledge economy's shortcomings and points to alternative possible systems of exchange and sets of values.

Regional Knowledge Economies: Markets, Clusters and Innovation (New Horizons in Regional Science) by Philip Cooke, Carla De Laurentis, Franz Todtling, and Michaela Trippl - The authors present a new post-sectoral, post-cluster policy methodology called `Innovative Platform Policy', which they believe is more attuned to the dynamics of the knowledge economy.

Wisdom in the Knowledge Economy (Routledge Research in Organizational Behaviour and Strategy) by David Rooney, Bernard Mckenna, and Peter Liesch

Brussels, Belgium & the Knowledge Economy by Irina Zinovieva and Roland Pepermans

Mexico's Transition to a Knowledge-based Economy: Challenges and Opportunities (Wbi Development Studies) by Carl Dahlman and Yevgeny Kuznetsov.

Education and the Knowledge-Based Economy in Europe by Bob Jessop, Norman Fairclough, and Ruth Wodak.

Creativity and the Global Knowledge Economy by Peter Murphy, Simon Marginson, and Michael A. Peters.

Knowledge Economies: Innovation, Organization and Location (Routledge Studies in Global Competition) by Wilfred Dolfsma.

Building Knowledge Economies: Advanced Strategies for Development by World Bank

Knowledge Management in Developing Economies: A Cross-cultural and Institutional Approach by Kate Hutchings and Kavoos Mohannak - Presents the latest research on intercultural knowledge management.

Expanding the Knowledge Economy: Issues, Applications, Case Studies - Volume 4 Information and Communication Technologies and the Knowledge Economy - Two Volume Set by P. Cunningham and M. Cunningham. Commercializing and exploiting applied ICT research reduces the global Digital Divide and building a sustainable Knowledge Economy.

Finland As a Knowledge Economy: Elements of Success and Lessons Learned (WBI Development Studies) by Carl J Dahlman, Jorma Routti, Yla Anttila Pekka, and Carl Dahlman.

Visualising Intangibles: Measuring and Reporting in the Knowledge Economy by Stefano Zambon and Giuseppe Marzo, Stefano Zambon, and Giuseppe Marzo.

Korea As a Knowledge Economy: Evolutionary Process and Lessons Learned (Wbi Development Studies) by Joonghae Suh and Derek H. C. Chen.

Knowledge Economy by Ashoka Chandra, Ashoka Chandra, and M K Khanijo Knowledge Economy: The Indian Challenge addresses the challenge of transforming the Indian economy into a knowledge economy. It looks at change management of the economy.

Knowledge at Work: Creative Collaboration in the Global Economy by Robert Defillippi, Michael Arthur, and Valerie Lindsay - Knowledge-based economy and the complex relations that drive it.

Strategy, Economic Organization, and the Knowledge Economy: The Coordination of Firms and Resources by Nicolai J. Foss "...Foss examines some foundational issues of the theory of economic organization, especially as it relates to concept of the 'knowledge economy'"--Book News

Understanding the Dynamics of a Knowledge Economy (Studies in Evolutionary Political Economy Series) by Wilfred Dolfsma and Luc Soete The 'knowledge economy' is a concept commonly deemed too ambiguous and elusive to hold any significance in current economic debate. An invaluable contribution to the lively debate surrounding the knowledge economy.

Advancing Knowledge and the Knowledge Economy by Brian Kahin and Dominique Foray - The contributors discuss the balkanization that results from the complexity of the knowledge economy.

The Knowledge-Based Economy: Modeled, Measured, Simulated by Loet Leydesdorff.

Regional Development in the Knowledge Economy (Regions and Cities) by P. Cooke.

Entrepreneurialism in Universities and the Knowledge Economy: Diversification and Organisational Change in European Higher Education (The Society for Research ... and Open University Press Impreint) by Michael Shattock.

The Firm as a Collaborative Community: Reconstructing Trust in the Knowledge Economy by Charles Heckscher and Paul Adler.

Social Capital in the Knowledge Economy: Theory and Empirics (Advances in Spatial Science)by Hans Westlund. Analyzes the social capital of the growing knowledge economy.

Applied Evolutionary Economics And the Knowledge-based Economy by Andreas Pyka and Horst Hanusch.

Six Billion Minds: Managing Outsourcing in the Global Knowledge Economy by Mark Minevich, Dr. Frank-Jürgen Richter, and Faisal Hoque. Global outsourcing as the next big element of the knowledge economy.

Japan, Moving Toward a More Advanced Knowledge Economy: Advanced Knowledge Creating Companies (Wbi Development Studies) by Hirotaka Takeuchi and Tsutomu Shibata.

European Cities in the Knowledge Economy: The Cases of Amsterdam, Dortmund, Eindhoven, Helsinki, Manchester, Munich, Munster, Rotterdam and Zaragoza (EURICUR ... Institute for Comparative Urban Research)) by Peter M. J. Pol, Willem Van Winden, Paulus Woets, and Leo van den Berg. It demonstrates that the knowledge economy is a trend that affects every city depending on the specific local situation.

Regional Economies As Knowledge Laboratories by Philip Cooke and Andrea Piccaluga.

eAdoption And The Knowledge Economy: Issues, Applications, Case Studies (Information and Communication Technologies and the Knowledge) by Paul Cunningham and Miriam Cunningham.

Patents, Citations, and Innovations: A Window on the Knowledge Economy by Adam B. Jaffe, Manuel Trajtenberg, and Paul M. Romer. Shows the importance of the knowledge economy and sound economic analysis.

The Professional Knowledge Economy: The Management and Integration of Professional Services in Business Organizations by P. Tordoir. Useful to economists interested in the knowledge economy.

Networks in the Knowledge Economy by Rob Cross, Andrew Parker, and Lisa Sasson.

Lifelong Learning in the Global Knowledge Economy: Challenges for Developing Countries (Directions in Development) The global knowledge economy is transofrming the demands of the labor market in economies worldwide. 

Strategic Learning in a Knowledge Economy: Individual, Collective and Organizational Learning Processes (Knowledge Reader) by Robert L Cross and Sam Israelit. Strategic Learning in a Knowledge Economy features focused discussions of organizational core competencies, communities of practice, and other important learning topics.

The Knowledge Economy Academic and the Commodification of Higher Education (Understanding Education and Policy) by Tom Giberson and Greg Giberson.

HIGHER EDUCATION AND INTERNATIONAL STUDENT MOBILITY IN THE GLOBAL KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY by Kemal Guruz