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New and Published Books

  1. Labour Migration, Human Trafficking and Multinational Corporations

    The Commodification of Illicit Flows

    Edited by Ato Quayson, Antonela Arhin

    Series: Routledge Transnational Crime and Corruption

    Although much literature on human trafficking focuses on sex trafficking, a great deal of human trafficking results from migrant workers, compelled - by economic deprivation in their home countries - to seek better life opportunities abroad, especially in agriculture, construction and domestic work...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Information Spillover Effect and Autoregressive Conditional Duration Models

    By Xiangli Liu, Yanhui Liu, Yongmiao Hong, Shouyang Wang

    Series: Routledge Advances in Risk Management

    This book studies the information spillover among financial markets and explores the intraday effect and ACD models with high frequency data. This book also contributes theoretically by providing a new statistical methodology with comparative advantages for analyzing...

    Published July 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Corporate Social Responsibility and Human Rights in Asia

    By Robert J. Hanlon

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

    As globalization has brought about new concerns and responsibilities for business, particularly in the realm of human rights, many multinational corporations (MNC) operating in Asia have argued that such rights are the responsibility of government. However, as globalization continues to improve...

    Published April 30th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Innovation and Industrialization in Asia

    Edited by Rajah Rasiah, Yeo Lin, Yuri Sadoi

    Existing accounts of East Asia’s meteoric growth and structural change has either been explained as one dictated essentially by markets with strong macroeconomic fundamentals, or a consequence of proactive governments. This book departs from such a dichotomy by examining inductively the drivers of...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. International Business in China

    Understanding the Global Economic Crisis

    Edited by Robert Taylor

    This book deals with a number of contentious issues in Chinese management as China emerges as a global economic player, with a greater role in international business during a global economic crisis. This step is in tandem with an economically driven foreign policy. Since the 1980s, Chinese...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Corporate Social Responsibility and Local Community in Asia

    Edited by Kyoko Fukukawa

    Series: Routledge International Business in Asia

    The idea of corporations exercising corporate social responsibility has spread from the West and is now firmly embedded in Asian countries and in Asian corporations. The latest trend in corporate social responsibility, evident also in Asia, is for corporations to apply corporate social...

    Published April 1st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Social and Environmental Disclosure by Chinese Firms

    By Yingjun Lu, Indra Abeysekera

    Given the increased social and environmental problems in China, this book looks into the social and environmental disclosure practices of socially responsible Chinese listed firms by constructing a stakeholder-driven, three-dimensional, disclosure index. The book contains a three-part study:...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Successful Business Dealings and Management with China Oil, Gas and Chemical Giants

    By Henry Wang

    This book focuses on doing businesses successfully with China oil, gas and chemicals companies with real business cases on business management and contract negotiations all under one theme. Drawing on the author’s extensive experiences and knowledge of the China oil, gas and chemicals industries,...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Chinese Firms, Global Firms

    Industrial Policy in the Age of Globalization

    By Peter Nolan

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    China has achieved remarkable, sustained economic growth under the policies of ‘reform and opening up’ put into place since the late 1970s. China’s industrial policies have nurtured a large group of firms with high profits and a high market capitalisation. However, few people in the West can name a...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Singapore, the Energy Economy

    From The First Refinery To The End Of Cheap Oil, 1960-2010

    By Weng Hoong Ng

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Singapore might not have survived the 1960s and prospered thereafter had it not built its economy on the foundations of oil refining, trading and support for oil and gas exploration and production. Cheap oil, sound policies and strong government combined to produce the Singapore economic miracle in...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge