The changing economic environment in Asia : firms' strategies in the region / edited by Bernadette Andreosso-O'Callaghan, Jean-Pascal Bassino and Jacques Jaussaud

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Subjects: Strategic planning--Asia
Industrial management--Asia
Investments, Foreign--Asia
Financial crises--Asia
Asia--Economic conditions--1945-
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Palgrave, 2001
LC Classification: H, HD
Physical Description: xvi, 227 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: List of Figures and Tables
Notes on the Contributors
List of Abbreviations and Acronyms
Introduction / Bernadette Andreosso-O'Callaghan, Jean-Pascal Bassino, Jacques Jaussaud 1
Pt. I. Regional Integration and Firms' Strategies: Drastic Changes
1. FDI, Industrial Labor Transformation, and Growth: The Cases of South Korea, Malaysia and Thailand / Nathalie Fabry, Bertrand Maximin 9
2. Japanese Direct Investment in Asia and the European Union: Is there an Interdependence? / Bernadette Andreosso-O'Callaghan, Jean-Pascal Bassino 26
3. The Links between Japanese Investment in Asia and De-Industrialisation in Japan / Francoise Guelle 52
4. The Outcome of the Crisis for Emerging Countries in Asia and the Renewal of Industrial Strategies of Foreign Firms: The Case of Thailand / Jean-Christophe Simon 62
5. The HRM Strategies of Korean Companies in China: Localization of Management / Robert Taylor, Cho Yong-Doo, Hyun Jae Hoon 77
6. Managing Sino-French Joint Ventures in the Chinese Market: Performance Implications / Zhong-Yu Zhang 91
Pt. II. The Impact of the Crisis on Industry, Labor, and Finance
7. The Asian Conglomerates at a Crossroads / Christian Milleli, Pierre Grou 111
8. The Impact of Structural Reforms and De-Regulation Measures on FDI in East Asia / Guy Faure 124
9. The Korean Financial Crisis and NFDI / Kyoo Kim, Charles R. Chittle 135
10. The Japanese Model of HRM in Crisis? / Jacques Jaussaud 152
11. Thailand's Industrialization: Overcoming Structural Obstacles? / Doryanne Kernel-Torres, Philippe Schar 166
12. The Evolution of China's Industrial Structure, 1990-6: Implications for China's Future Development / Yong He, Xiaolin Pei 184
13. The Impact of Foreign Trade on the Economic Growth of Shanghai / Hua Wang 197
Index 217
Additional Authors: Andréosso-O'Callaghan, Bernadette, 1959-
Bassino, Jean-Pascal, 1959-
Jaussaud, Jacques, 1957-
Notes: LCCN: 2001032122
ISBN: 0333964373
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 46822413
ISBN/ISSN: 0333964373