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Forthcoming Asian Business Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Understanding Institutional Shareholder Activism

    A Comparative Study of the UK and China

    By Bo Gong

    Series: Routledge Research in Corporate Law

    Institutional shareholder participation has long been considered as vital to good corporate governance yet its potential does not seem to have been realized. The recent banking crisis exposed the passivity of some institutional shareholders, many of whom appear to have chosen to sell their...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Managing China's Energy Sector

    Between the Market and the State

    Edited by Hongyi Lai, Malcolm Warner

    Since China has now become the world’s largest energy consumer, its energy sector has understandably huge implications for the global economy. This book examines the transformation of China’s conventional and renewable energy sectors, with special attention to state-business relations. Two studies...

    To Be Published July 10th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Catch-Up and Competitiveness in China

    The Case of Large Firms in the Oil Industry

    By Jin Zhang

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    This book examines the role of corporate structure, including the role of corporate headquarters, in the success of large firms. It considers these issues in relation to large global corporations, thereby providing a 'benchmark', which is then used as a contrast in a discussion of...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of Japanese Business and Management

    Edited by Parissa Haghirian

    The Routledge Handbook of Japanese Business and Management provides a comprehensive overview of management and business processes and practices in Japanese companies. The contributors combine theoretical findings and research results with a practical and contemporary view on how corporations and...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Global Politico-Economic Crises

    The Pragmatic Approach

    By Keiichiro Komatsu

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    The 1997 Asian Crisis and 9/11 were turning points for the world economy. The two events reminded the Western World of the dynamic impacts of globalisation and the increased uncertainty the world was facing. This book examines the threats to the world economy arising in the wake of the...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Corporate Social Responsibility in India

    By Bidyut Chakrabarty

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Presenting an analysis of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in India, this book looks at the unique roots of the concept in India. It examines Gandhi’s philosophical moorings that inform India’s approach to CSR, and the role of civil society in setting an agenda for championing the rights of...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Globalization, Industrialization and Labour Markets in East and South Asia

    Edited by Rajah Rasiah, Bruce McFarlane, Sarosh Kuruvilla

    Among the key debates fought in developing economies is whether globalization through liberalization is the means by which economies can industrialize and provide their labour forces with tangible improvements in the material conditions of living. This book addresses this issue head on, using...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Chinese Entrepreneurship

    An Austrian economics perspective

    By Tony Fu-Lai Yu, Diana S. Kwan

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    After more than 30 years of reformations in agriculture, manufacturing and trade and industry, China’s economy has grown to become the second largest in the world. This book examines the contributions of dynamic entrepreneurs to the economic development of mainland China and Hong Kong – an analysis...

    To Be Published August 5th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Chinese Migration and Economic Relations with Europe

    Edited by Marco Sanfilippo, Agnieszka Weinar

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    This book explores how far existing networks of overseas Chinese and new flows of migrants act as drivers of economic relations between China and the host countries. It considers migration, trade, the flow of capital, and foreign direct investment, includes both skilled and unskilled migrants, and...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Local Impact of Globalization in South and Southeast Asia

    Offshore business processes in services industries

    Edited by Bart Lambregts, Niels Beerepoot, Robert Kloosterman

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    In the past two decades, several millions of IT-enabled services jobs have been relocated or ‘offshored’ from the US and Europe to, in particular, low cost economies around the world. Most of these jobs so far have landed in South and South-East Asia, with India and the Philippines receiving the...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge