Avery, G.C. 2005.
Leadership for Sustainable Futures: Achieving Success in a Competitive World.
Edward Elgar: London.
ISBN hard copy: 1 84542 173 6
ISBN paper: 1 84720 057 5
See also: Chinese version. 2008. The Rhineland Model – How to Build Harmonious Long-lasting Enterprises.
Many managers in the English-speaking world are seeking an alternative to the prevailing business model which promotes a short-term, shareholder-value approach. In this accessible and highly topical book, Gayle Avery argues that this Anglo/US approach to capitalism and business is seriously flawed and does not bring the quality of life to individuals and societies that many people seek. But what is the alternative and do business leaders have a different choice?