Variety of Development

Chinese Automakers in Market Reform and Globalization

Authors: Feng, Qiushi

  • -Unravels the mysteries of China's SOEs as they go global
  • -Applies a multi-disciplinary approach to evolving economic issues in accessible language
  • -Explains how China's economy functions on the grassroots level
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This book examines China, the world's largest auto market since 2008 and the story of how Chinese auto-makers developed is the story of the Chinese economy in microcosm. It focuses on China's systemically important automobile sector, this book reveals how local institutions have moderated structural changes at national and global levels, and consequently generated significant organizational diversity in the production sphere.This book begins with the intriguing observation that individual Chinese car makers have been evolving in different directions despite a shared context; what factors led to these diverse choices and positioning? It is the central aim of this book to explain the variety of institutional forms used by Chinese car manufacturers in navigating the market transition and answering the challenges posed by globalization.  

About the authors

Qiushi Feng is a sociologist of the Chinese economy, from manufacturing to healthcare issues, based at the National University of Singapore. With deep insights into Chinese society, he frequently gives invited lectures, contributes chapters and articles, and serves as an editor for numerous academic journals, applying sociological methods to understand the development of the Chinese economy and society.  

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Feng, Qiushi

    Pages 1-43

  • FAW, “Senior Son” of the Chinese Automobile Industry

    Feng, Qiushi

    Pages 45-78

  • SAIC, a Giant of the Domestic Market

    Feng, Qiushi

    Pages 79-113

  • Chery Auto, Champion of National Brands

    Feng, Qiushi

    Pages 115-151

  • Geely Auto, Pioneer Grassroots Automaker

    Feng, Qiushi

    Pages 153-184

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eBook $99.00
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Hardcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-981-10-5911-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Variety of Development
Book Subtitle
Chinese Automakers in Market Reform and Globalization
Authors
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Palgrave
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-5912-4
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-5912-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-5911-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 225
Number of Illustrations and Tables
17 b/w illustrations
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