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Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

The aim of this series is to publish original, high-quality work by both new and established scholars on all aspects of the growth economies of Asia.

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  1. Economic Growth and Employment in Vietnam

    By David Lim

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Vietnam has enjoyed significant economic success since the implementation of its "doi moi" reforms, including rapid growth in GDP, exports and foreign and domestic investment, and a shedding of poorly-performing state-owned enterprises. Despite this, however, the economic situation for many...

    Published March 16th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Marketing and Consumption in Modern Japan

    By Kazuo Usui

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book explores the development in Japan throughout the twentieth century of marketing and consumerism. It shows how Japan had a long established indigenous traditional approach to marketing, separate from Western approaches to marketing, and discusses how the Japanese approach to marketing was...

    Published February 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Asian Financial Integration

    Impacts of the Global Crisis and Options for Regional Policies

    Edited by Yiping Huang, Shiro Armstrong

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    In the wake of the global financial crisis, Asia is leading the global recovery with strong economic growth. However, this book argues that, in the coming years, the region will need to play a much more active role in shaping the future global financial system and, in turn, suggests policy...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Japanese Economics and Economists since 1945

    Edited by Aiko Ikeo

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    In this book, leading Japanese scholars present an objective study of Japanese economics since 1945, based on statistical data and analysis.The first half of the book assesses the impact and influence of Japanese economics within the international academy, demonstrating the increasingly important...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. China and the Global Economy in the 21st Century

    Edited by John Saee

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    As China continues to ride out the global economic crisis while still retaining year on year GDP growth it is increasingly important to understand how this 'new' economic giant, with its communist-capitalist model operates its economic and business environments. This book is designed to...

    Published January 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Reform and Productivity Growth in India

    Issues and Trends in the Labour Markets

    By Dibyendu Maiti

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    During the last two decades, India has experienced a high growth rate, but the contribution from productivity growth and technological progress has been very low. This has resulted in a poor performance in the employment generation in the formal sector, and this book examines this phenomenon and...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Innovation and Business Partnering in Japan, Europe and the United States

    Edited by Ruth Taplin

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Innovation studies and partnering/collaborative alliances are rapidly growing areas of interest. Originally combining the two areas, this book examines the role of business partnering as a pathway to innovation for small and medium enterprises – SMEs. This text outlines global and regional trends,...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Understanding Management in China

    Past, present and future

    By Malcolm Warner

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    China has become one of the fastest-growing economies ever seen in the world in recent times. In the last three decades, China has transformed itself from a command economy to a market one, albeit a nominally socialist one, and its management systems have been reformed accordingly. In the...

    Published November 6th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Dynamics of Asian Labour Markets

    Balancing Control and Flexibility

    Edited by John Benson, Ying Zhu

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Asia has undergone rapid economic transformation over the past two decades. Despite its constant economic growth, the 1997-98 Asian financial crisis and the resulting surge in unemployment highlighted the vulnerability of national systems that base development solely on economic growth. This book...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Korean Women Managers and Corporate Culture

    Challenging Tradition, Choosing Empowerment, Creating Change

    By Jean R. Renshaw

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    The typical view of Korean women is not as managers. The stereotype is of Korean women serving and pleasing men, or more recently as aggressive shopkeepers and bar-owners. Very little has been written to challenge this misconception. This fascinating book reveals there have always been managers...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Gender and Labour in Contemporary India: Eroding Citizenship
    By Amrita Chhachhi
    To Be Published August 31st 2014
  2. European and Japanese Multinationals in Asia
    By Bruno Amann, Jacques Jaussaud, Johannes Schaaper
    To Be Published October 30th 2014
  3. Business Leadership Development in China
    By Shuang Ren, Robert Wood, Ying Zhu
    To Be Published October 30th 2014
  4. China's Economic Culture
    By Carsten Herrmann-Pillath
    To Be Published November 29th 2014

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