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  1. 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

  2. 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...

    Published December 9th 2013 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. International Human Resource Management in Chinese Multinationals

    Edited by Jie Shen, Vincent Edwards

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    The authors explore the degree to which Chinese multinationals have a distinctive 'Chinese' approach to human resource management, in the same way as large Japanese companies are widely regarded as having a special Japanese approach. Based on extensive original research in the subsidiaries of...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Internationlization of the Renminbi

    By International Monetary Institute

    The recent financial crisis, rooted in the United States, has changed the world’s economic and financial structures. The Chinese government has made some arrangements in the post-crisis to ensure stable economic growth in volatile international economic environments and to protect its own interests...

    Published November 4th 2013 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. Institutional Diversity and Innovation

    Continuing and Emerging Patterns in Japan and China

    By Cornelia Storz, Sebastian Schäfer

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    The concept of "innovation systems" has gained considerable attention from scholars and politicians alike. The concept promises not only to serve as a tool to explain sustained economic development, but also to provide policy-makers with scientifically grounded policy options to advance the growth...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. The Political Determinants of Corporate Governance in China

    By Chenxia Shi

    Series: Routledge Research in Corporate Law

    This book investigates the key factors shaping corporate governance in China and presents a sophisticated study of corporate governance in China from a comparative and historical perspective. Drawing on extensive corporate governance literature, this book articulates why path dependence theory is...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Leadership in the Asia Pacific

    A Global Research Perspective

    Edited by Chris Rowley, David O. Ulrich

    This book examines the vital nature of the subject of leadership in Asia and looks, in particular, at the processes and practices within the Asia Pacific region. It describes how leadership processes differ across various regions and teaches managers how to better employ these processes in order to...

    Published October 18th 2013 by Routledge