Innovation in Business Education in Emerging Markets

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Emerging market economies account for 80% of the world's population and some 75% of its trade growth in the foreseeable future. Management education can be a significant driver of growth in these markets, but the dominant US and European education models must be transformed to meet the unique needs of these regions. Innovation in Business Education in Emerging Markets provides insights for success that can be used by educators, administrators, policy makers and planners in ...

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Overview

Emerging market economies account for 80% of the world's population and some 75% of its trade growth in the foreseeable future. Management education can be a significant driver of growth in these markets, but the dominant US and European education models must be transformed to meet the unique needs of these regions. Innovation in Business Education in Emerging Markets provides insights for success that can be used by educators, administrators, policy makers and planners in rapidly growing education markets.

The editors invited scholars and educators from around the world to share their professional analyses and projections about the fastest growing markets for management education. This volume covers the spectrum from market analysis to critical commentary and promising new trends. Across the countries, themes and chapters in this book, the message is clear - innovation in instructional design and applications of new technologies can transform business education in emerging markets.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781137292957
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication date: 6/26/2013
  • Pages: 296
  • Product dimensions: 5.70 (w) x 8.60 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Ilan Alon is Cornell Chair and Professor of International Business, Director of the China and India Centers, and Coordinator of Asian Studies at Rollins College, as well as Visiting Scholar and Asia Fellow at Harvard University, USA. He is also editor-in-chief of International Jourbanal of Emerging Markets. A prolific author, he has published 28 books and over 100 peer-reviewed articles, including ones appearing in Harvard Business Review, Management International Review, Jourbanal of International Marketing, Cato Jourbanal, BizEd and others.

Victoria Jones is Associate Professor of Marketing and Associate Provost for Global Engagement at Seattle University, USA. Before moving to Washington State, she was Associate Dean for International Relations in Brazil at the Escola de Administração de Empresas de São Paulo da Fundação Getulio Vargas and in Texas at the University of Texas at San Antonio. She holds a Ph.D. from Cornell University, an M.A. from the University of Pennsylvania Annenberg School, and a B.A. from the University of Southern California. She teaches and researches in the areas of international marketing and international management. Victoria was born in California and raised in Hawaii. Besides her academic career, she has worked in the arts, in public relations, and was for a short time a radio disk jockey.

John R. McIntyre is founding Executive Director of the Georgia Tech Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER), USA, a national center of excellence. He is Professor of Management and International Affairs at the Scheller College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA. He has been published in over 90 jourbanals, reviews, and books chapters and is author or co-editor of eleven books, including Business and Management Education in China: Transition, Pedagogy and Training and Globalization of Chinese Enterprises.

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Table of Contents

Foreword; Charles Wankel
Introduction; John R. McIntyre 
PART I: REGIONAL TRAJECTORIES
1. Management Education in Africa: Prospects and Challenges; John Kuada
2. Advancing People Skills for 21st Century Business Education in Chile; María-Teresa Lepeley and Carlos A. Albornoz
3. Emerging Trends in Higher Education in the GCC: A Critical Assessment; Mourad Dakhli and Dina El Zohairy
4. An Overview of Indian Education System: From Its Religious Roots to Its Present Incarnation; Jitender Gill
5. The Development of Business Education in a Young, Entrepreneurial Country: The Case of Israel; Diana Bank and Tamar Almor
6. Business Education in the Emerging Economy of Vietnam:Twenty Years of Expectations, Illusions, and Lessons; Quan Hoang Vuong, Tri Dung Tran, Nancy K. Napier and Thuy Ha Dau
PART II: CONTENT ADAPTATIONS
7. Economic and Management Education in China: The Pros and Cons of Emulating the US Model; Penelope B. Prime
8. International Accreditation of Business Schools in Emerging Markets: A Study of FGV-EAESP and Insper in Brazil; Eric Ford Travis 9. Business Education and Ethics: The Case of Mexico as an Emerging Market; Francisco Iracheta and Diana Bank
10. Stakeholder Dialogues in Transition Economies: Educating and Training Leaders to Build Relations between Investors and Local Communities; Roland Bardy and Maurizio Massaro
PART III: NEW DIRECTIONS
11. A Review of the Current Status of Mobile Apps in Education: Implications for Emerging Countries' Business Education Strategies Education; Christoph Lattemann and Ferial Khaddage
12. India Today: From Brain Drain to Brain Gain; P.J.Lavakare
13. Reaping the Benefits of Brain Circulation: The Impact of the Overseas Study and the Returbanees on the Development of the Management Education in China; Wenxian Zhang
14. Outsourcing Global Skills Development to Australian Vocational Colleges: A Case Study on Reverse Transnationalization; Valeri Chukhlomin and Irina Chukhlomina
15. New Ways to Think About Business Education for Emerging Markets; Victoria Jones

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