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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. Small and Medium Enterprises in India

    Infirmities and Asymmetries in Industrial Clusters

    By Satyaki Roy

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Small and medium enterprises (SME) have attracted increasing interest in the last few years, and industrialization is no longer seen as a linear way of development. This book analyzes how SME clusters emerge in a developing economy. Using India as a case study, it addresses one central question: If...

    Published January 21st 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Rise and Fall of the East Asian Growth System, 1951-2000

    Institutional Competitiveness and Rapid Economic Growth

    By Huang Xiaoming

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Huang examines a recurring pattern of rapid economic growth in East Asia from 1951 to the present and explores how far a single East Asian Growth model can be said to exist. Assessing the various theories put forward to explain the phenomenon and supported by the most comprehensive data, the...

    Published November 14th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Japanese Telecommunications

    Market and Policy in Transition

    Edited by Ruth Taplin, Masako Wakui

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Presenting a comprehensive survey of the telecommunications industry in Japan, Taplin and Wakui cover the different sectors of the industry – including mobile, broadband and satellite, whilst considering key questions such as the structure and economics of the industry, government policy,...

    Published November 1st 2012 by Routledge

  4. Sustaining Development and Growth in East Asia

    Edited by Timo Henckel

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    For several decades, fast-growing East Asia has been the envy of the developing world. Not only has East Asia outperformed all other regions of the world, but it also recovered surprisingly swiftly from the 1997–98 Asian financial crisis and the 2008–09 global financial crisis. Nevertheless,...

    Published October 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  5. Unemployment in Asia

    Organizational and Institutional Relationships

    Edited by John Benson, Ying Zhu

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    The rate of economic change in East Asia over the past two decades has been astounding. High levels of growth have been experienced by a number of the region’s developing economies, centralized systems have developed large market sectors, Japan has suffered a prolonged downturn and the 1997 crisis...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Managers and Management in Vietnam

    25 Years of Economic Renovation (Doi moi)

    By Vincent Edwards, Anh Phan

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book presents a comprehensive overview of managers and management in Vietnam, based on extensive original research, including interviews with a large number of managers in Vietnam. It shows how management in Vietnam is best understood from the perspective of Vietnamese managers themselves,...

    Published September 24th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Risk Management and Innovation in Japan, Britain and the USA

    Edited by Ruth Taplin

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Assessing and managing risk is vitally important, and is increasingly studied in a range of areas including politics and international relations, finance and insurance, and innovation and the valuing of intangible assets such as patents and intellectual property. The degree to which innovation is...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge

  8. China's State Owned Enterprise Reforms

    An Industrial and CEO Approach

    By Leila Fernandez-Stembridge, Juan Antonio Fernandez

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Much has been written on China's State-Owned Enterprises ( SOEs) reform following the restructuring impact on China's economic reform process in the last decade. However, as a major root of social and economic change, little has been discussed beyond a description of SOEs shortcomings and their...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  9. State Competence and Economic Growth in Japan

    By Yoshiro Miwa

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Yoshiro Miwa asks whether a state can correct market failures and in particular critically analyses the performance of the Japanese economy as a result of state intervention within it. In order to examine the capacity of the state to promote growth, Miwa examines the Japanese machine tool industry,...

    Published September 11th 2012 by Routledge

  10. New Models of Human Resource Management in China and India

    By Alan R. Nankervis, Fang Lee Cooke, Samir R. Chatterjee, Malcolm Warner

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book presents a comprehensive analysis of the similarities and differences of contemporary human resource management systems, processes and practices in the two increasingly important economic great powers in Asia. It covers the full range of human resource management activities, including...

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge