Business in Asia-Pacific: Text and Cases / Edition 1

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This book synthesizes an account of the Asia Pacific business environment with an analysis of management styles and decision-making techniques. The writing style is clear and easy to read throughout, and the author employs a variety of teaching and learning aids including case material, learning objectives, and chapter exercises which will help the student to take a more active approach to studying this popular topic on business and management courses.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780198782193
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 11/28/2001
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 406
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.60 (h) x 0.80 (d)

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Sheffield Hallam University
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Table of Contents

Part I: Towards a Better Understanding of the Asian Crisis
1. The Roaring Tigers and the Asian Miracle
2. The Ailing Tigers: From 'Miracle' to Crisis
3. Disciplining the Tigers: Globalization and the Crisis in Asia Pacific
4. The Business Environment of Asia Pacific, Post-crisis
5. Country Reviews
Part II: Asian Management: Theory and Practice
6. Culture and Business in Asia Pacific
7. Japanese Management
8. Korean Management
9. Chinese Management
Part III: Strategic Planning for Asia Pacific after the Crisis
10. The Strategic Process
11. Post-Crisis Strategies for Asia Pacific
12. Methods of Entry into Asia Pacific Countries
13. Marketing in Asia Pacific, Post-crisis
Part IV: Case Studies
List of Case Studies
Daewoo: The Chaebol You Never Heard Of
Wal-Mart Goes to Asia Pacific
Dell: Direct Selling in Asia Pacific Post-crisis
Nike: Ethical Dilemmas of FDI in Asia Pacific
An Emerging Regional Manufacturing Network in South East Asia: The Case of Samsung
Matsushita: Putting the Employee First
Quality Circles at Land Rover: The UK Experience
Bad Luck of Bad Management? Peregrine and the Asian Financial Crisis
P. T. BIT: An Indonesian Textile Case Study
Coca-Cola Indochina Pte. Ltd.
Telecommunications in Thailand: The Mobile Phone Sector

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