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Managing the Asian Century

Diversity of Managerial Perspectives from Inside China

Editors: Foo, Check-Teck (Ed.)

  • Includes the latest managerial perspectives presented at Global Chinese Management Studies Conferences
  • Presents diverse and emerging ideas from the top minds in Chinese management
  • Covers key topics in corporate social responsibility, corporate governance, finance, the environment, institutions, risk management, technological innovation, new product development, entrepreneurship, leadership, consumers’ choices, values, and I Ching
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About this book

This book includes research presented at the Global Chinese Management Studies Conferences held in Singapore between 2011 and 2014. It covers managerial themes from China that are associated with eco-labels, institutional changes in the context of governance, fusion accounting information, consumers on insuring, corporate social responsibility, financial warning systems, new product development, entrepreneurship, polycentric patterns and even destructive leadership. The papers were written by leading academics from Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Singapore whose perspectives represent a departure from conventional managerial practices. Diversity of Managerial Perspectives from Inside China is essential reading for all researchers interested in the development and significance of management-related topics in the Chinese market.

About the authors

Research Professor Dr Foo Check Teck PhD (St Andrews) MBA (Award Winner, Finance, Cass Business School) LLB (Hons, London) FCCA FCMA FCA FCIM Barrister Advocate & Solicitor is founding editor-in-chief of Chinese Management Studies (Emerald Publishers, founded 2010, SSCI listed 2011). To foster research into Chinese management he founded the Global Chinese Management Studies Conference (5th year). Now in Singapore, he has lived in major cities: London, New York and Tokyo. He had lectured across many cities (up to 50 cities) even in Vientiane (Laos), Yangon (Myanmar), Ho Chi Min and Hanoi (Vietnam), Umea (Sweden), Lhasa (Tibet), Harbin (Heilongjiang), Lanzhou (Gansu, China), Colombo (Sri Lanka), Varanasi (India), Tokyo (Japan), Daejeon (Korea). Straits Times chose him as Asia's Mover and Shaker: naming him Singapore's "Man of Renaissance". Unlike narrowly focused professors, he had published papers in refereed journals across diverse disciplines, creating world’s first AI judge of aesthetics. He held many visiting professorships across Asia, Europe and America and continues to be receiving invitations. Harvard University Kennedy School of Government invited him to co-chair a panel discussion. In US Journal of Risk Finance; Vol. 9(3), 292-302, he anticipated primal fear that gripped US populace. India’s Chartered Financial Analysts invited him to share his strategic analyses of General Motors (Analyst, August 2008). He had researched extensivel

y on corporate productivity published as single author in leading journals (Omega, Organization Studies, British Journal of Industrial Relations): currently Chief Expert to University Murdoch-SMA research on manufacturing productivity. He had been APO Chief Expert for a multi-country research on productivity in service industries. His doctoral investigation into performances of ASEAN publicly listed corporations had received global acclaim: he was consultant to US History TV

Sun Tzu Art of War.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Overview: Governance, Risk, Technology, and Value

    Foo, Check Teck

    Pages 3-16

  • Managing CSR Inside China

    Li, Yuanhui (et al.)

    Pages 19-33

  • Transformation and Institutional Change of Corporate Governance

    Du, Mian (et al.)

    Pages 35-45

  • Emerging Polycentric Pattern in Governing Transitional China

    Zhang, Xin, Ph.D.

    Pages 47-65

  • Accounting Information Fusion for Decision Making

    Duan, Xinsheng

    Pages 67-81

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eBook $99.00
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  • ISBN 978-981-287-555-6
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $119.99
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  • ISBN 978-981-287-554-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $129.00
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  • ISBN 978-981-10-1281-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Diversity of Managerial Perspectives from Inside China
Editors
  • Check-Teck Foo
Series Title
Managing the Asian Century
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Singapore
eBook ISBN
978-981-287-555-6
DOI
10.1007/978-981-287-555-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-287-554-9
Softcover ISBN
978-981-10-1281-5
Series ISSN
2364-5857
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 221
Number of Illustrations
27 b/w illustrations, 14 illustrations in colour
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