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Frances Cairncross

Frances Cairncross's website (official or not) http://www.deathofdistance.com/aboutauthor.html
subjects Frances Cairncross writes about Environment & Society, Trends and Future, Economics
Frances Cairncross's profile Has worked as a journalist for The Economist since 1984, where she is now a senior editor with special responsibility for management issues. Between 1994 and 1997, when she was in charge of the magazine's media and communications, she w rote two surveys of the global telecommunications industry which formed the basis for the first edition of "The Death of Distance" in 1997.
In addition to her work at The Economist, Ms Cairncross is the chair of Britain's Economic and Social Research Council, a regular presenter of the BBC's flagship "Analysis" programme and a non-executive director of the Alliance & Leicester group. Previous ly, she has held posts as principal economic columnist on the Guardian newspaper, and as editor of The Economist's Britain section.

She is an honorary fellow of St Anne's College, Oxford, and a visiting fellow of Nuffield College, Oxford. She has an honorary doctorate from Glasgow University.

Frances has lectured to audiences in several countries, including the World Economic Forum of top managers in Davos, Switzerland, in January 1999. In the same year, she chaired the annual conference in Monte Carlo of Management Center Europe, a sister org anisation of the American Management Association


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The Company of the Future: Meeting the Management Challenges of the Communications Revolution
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In this paperback edition of The Company of the Future, Frances Cairncross (senior editor at The Economist magazine and author of the business bestseller The Death of Distance) provides a lucid...

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 Profile Books
 February 2003 - Paperback
 Trends and Future
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The Company of the Future: Shaping Up to the Management Challenges of the Communications Revolution
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In The Company of the Future, Frances Cairncross (senior editor at The Economist magazine and author of the business bestseller The Death of Distance) provides a lucid analysis of how the...

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 Profile Books
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 Trends and Future
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The Company of the Future
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Cairncross, management editor at The Economist, argues that we have underestimated the power of the Internet to change the way companies behave, and predicts that the Internet will permanently alter...

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 Harvard Business School Press
 January 2002 - Hardcover
 Trends and Future
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The Death of Distance: How the Communications Revolution Is Changing our Lives
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This is the corporate strategist's trendspotting guide to the new economy, outlining how advances in telecommunications are creating the single most important economic force to affect human society in

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 Harvard Business School Press
 March 2001 - Paperback
 e-Business
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Green, Inc.: A Guide to Business and the Environment
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Written in a clear and engaging style, and illustrated with a wealth of examples from around the world, Green, Inc. provides a thought-provoking analysis of the complex relationship between...

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 Island Press
 August 1995 - Hardcover
 Environment & Society
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Green Inc.: Guide to the Environment
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Frances Cairncross, senior editor of The Economist and author of the best selling Costing the Earth, shows that economic growth does not have to be at the expense of environmental protection. For the...

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 Earthscan Publications, Ltd.
 April 1995 - Hardcover
 Environment & Society
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Costing the Earth: The Challenge for Governments, the Opportunities for Business
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Frances Cairncross, environment editor of The Economist, shows how clear-sighted economic policies can be harnessed to help the environment, and how resourceful companies can turn the public's concern

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 Harvard Business School Press
 March 1993 - Paperback
 Environment & Society
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Costing the Earth
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The environment has become of increasing concern across the world. As fear for the environment mounts the pressure is on for governments and industry to create a climate for real progress towards a...

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 Economist Books
 May 1991 - Hardcover
 Environment & Society
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Guide to the Economy
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 Methuen
 February 1987 - Hardcover
 Economics
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Guardian Guide to the Economy
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 Taylor & Francis Books Ltd
 January 1982 - Paperback
 Economics
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