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Consumption and Management

Consumption and Management

By: Bingxin Wu

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 31-OCT-2011

Insert Date: 24-APR-2014

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The author's consumption theory has been known as the new ideas, new theories and new contribution to the reform and development in China. In practice, the author has rich experience of the Chinese state-owned large enterprise, and personal experience of building a business empire second to the postal system in China from a small firm to the comprehensive largest privately owned enterprise with 640 affiliated companies, 13,500 workstations, and 157,000 employees. In the fermentation field of medicine, he has 20 patents, two of which are international patents. These techniques have made some...

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HR Due Diligence

HR Due Diligence

By: ChyeKok Ho; ChinSeng Koh

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 16-NOV-2011

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This book examines how to conduct due diligence on mergers and acquisitions for organisations in China written from a management perspective. Aimed primarily at practitioners within the field of International Human Resource Management, it highlights models that appear straightforward and yet are susceptible to oversights and failings. It examines the roles of human resource practitioners from when a target company is identified for mergers or acquisitions through to assessing its risks. The book incorporates adopting human resource management strategies under differing business...

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Succeed or Sink

Succeed or Sink

By: Chris Rowley; Jayantee Saha; David Ang

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 17-NOV-2011

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Aimed at business strategists, policy makers, researchers and adult learners, this book has an Asian perspective on business sustainability and is about understanding how recent developments and future actions in one part of the world will have a global impact. The book magnifies the concept of so-called ‘globalisation’ and examines the topic of business sustainability from a broad and integrated approach to business: encapsulating people, prosperity and the planet. Furthermore, it acknowledges the contributions, challenges and potential of not only the big corporate houses, but also the...

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Global Resource Sharing

Global Resource Sharing

By: Linda Frederiksen; Margaret Bean; Heidi Nance

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 09-NOV-2011

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Written from a global perspective, this book reviews sharing of library resources on a global scale. With expanded discovery tools and massive digitization projects, the rich and extensive holdings of the world’s libraries are more visible now than at any time in the past. Advanced communication and transmission technologies, along with improved international standards, present a means for the sharing of library resources around the globe. Despite these significant improvements, a number of challenges remain. Global Resource Sharing provides librarians and library managers with a...

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Le commerce international: Libre, équitable et ouvert ?

Le commerce international: Libre, équitable et ouvert ?

By: Patrick Love; Ralph Lattimore

Publisher: OECD Publishing

Publication Date: 27-JUL-2009

Insert Date: 23-APR-2014

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Ce livre fait partie de la série Les essentiels de l'OCDE. Il soutient que la prospérité a rarement, voire jamais, été atteinte ou maintenue sans le concours du commerce. Néanmoins, à lui seul, il ne constitue pas une condition suffisante à l’obtention de cette prospérité. ...

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International Trade: Free, Fair and Open?

International Trade: Free, Fair and Open?

By: Patrick Love; Ralph Lattimore

Publisher: OECD Publishing

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2009

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Part of the OECD Insights series, this book argues that prosperity has rarely, if ever, been achieved or sustained without trade. Trade alone, however, is not enough; policies targeting employment, education, health and other issues are also needed to promote well-being and tackle the challenges of a globalised economy. ...

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Les migrations internationales: Le visage humain de la mondialisation

Les migrations internationales: Le visage humain de la mondialisation

By: Brian Keeley

Publisher: OECD Publishing

Publication Date: 19-OCT-2009

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Ce livre fait partie de la série Les essentiels de l'OCDE. Il examine la réalité des migrations internationales aujourd’hui. Elle analyse d’où viennent les migrants et où ils vont ; comment les migrations sont gérées par les gouvernements ; comment les migrants s’en sortent-ils à l’école ainsi que l’impact du marché du travail des migrants sur les pays en développement. ...

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International Migration: The Human Face of Globalisation

International Migration: The Human Face of Globalisation

By: Brian Keeley

Publisher: OECD Publishing

Publication Date: 07-SEP-2009

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Part of the OECD Insights series, this book examines the reality of international migration today, including where migrants come from and go to, how governments manage migration, how migrants perform in education and the workforce and migration's impact on developing countries. ...

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Technology Diffusion and Adoption

Technology Diffusion and Adoption

By: Ali Zolait

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 31-JAN-2013

Insert Date: 05-APR-2014

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Technology Diffusion and Adoption: Global Complexity, Global Innovation discusses the emerging topics of information technology and the IT based solutions in global and multi-cultural environments. This comprehensive collection addresses the aspects of innovation diffusion in the field of business computing technologies and is essential for researchers, practitioners, academicians and educators all over the world....

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Global Business and Corporate Governance

Global Business and Corporate Governance

By: John Thanopoulos

Publisher: Business Expert Press

Publication Date: 15-APR-2014

Insert Date: 29-MAR-2014

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This book presents a new era where the main force for social change, research, education, economic betterment, and even employee happiness is the global enterprise. So many businesses today are “global,” though often with conflicting priorities and potential civilization clashes. Companies may operate in a practically borderless world, seeking ideas and talents globally, but without proper knowledge and preparation, it is one endless struggle. Inside, you’ll learn many global business-related issues ranging from historical matters to the realities of the 21st century—from local cultures to...

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Dim Sum Bonds: The Offshore Renminbi (RMB)-Denominated Bonds

Dim Sum Bonds: The Offshore Renminbi (RMB)-Denominated Bonds

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 28-JAN-2014

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A comprehensive guide to understanding and assimilating into dim sum bond markets The expansive growth of the dim sum bond market in the last five years has peaked investor interest and inspired companies to seek out investing opportunities that negate China's capital controls. In a four-pronged approach, Dim Sum Bonds examines the development of the dim sum bond market and its role in China's RMB internationalization policy, characteristics of dim sum bonds and its market, investors' investment objectives and the investment performance of dim sum bonds, motivations of issuers, and...

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New Media and Communication Across Religions and Cultures

New Media and Communication Across Religions and Cultures

By: Isaac Nahon-Serfaty; Rukhsana Ahmed

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 31-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 22-MAR-2014

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The connection of interfaith and intercultural understanding stems from a conceptual foundation on the dialogue between religions and cultures. These types of conversation are essential for the clarification and reflection of practical opportunities and challenges that these exchanges are facing. New Media and Communication Across Religions and Cultures offers a unique opportunity in both the social sciences, humanities, and communication fields to provide concrete concepts and notions in the areas of inter-religious and inter-cultural dialogue. By exploring this empirical research of...

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Asia-Pacific Transfer Pricing Handbook

Asia-Pacific Transfer Pricing Handbook

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 11-DEC-2012

Insert Date: 15-MAR-2014

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An overarching look at transfer pricing regimes in Asia-Pacific countries and what they mean for foreign businesses A comprehensive guide for companies doing business globally, Asia-Pacific Transfer Pricing Handbook explains the policies and practices that Asia-Pacific countries employ with regards to taxing foreign businesses. The only book that analyzes and guides companies through the often complex transfer pricing rules in place in Asian-Pacific nations, the book explains how authorities in fifteen countries, including ASEAN, India, New Zealand, Japan, and South Korea, tax any...

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Burma

Burma

By: Balbir B. Bhasin

Publisher: Business Expert Press

Publication Date: 31-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 08-MAR-2014

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This book is a practical and comprehensive guide to succeeding in business and investing in emerging Myanmar, formerly known as Burma. It covers the country’s history, geography, demographics and market size, political environment, economic conditions and industries, and legal framework, cultural idiosyncrasies including religious issues. It also discusses language, beliefs and customs, business etiquette and attitudes, management and working styles, meetings and decision making, and negotiation strategies that work. The author identifies incentives offered with regard to tax relief and...

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Mi Jefe Es Chino

Mi Jefe Es Chino

By: Carolina Miyata

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-DEC-2006

Insert Date: 18-FEB-2014

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Quizá mañana cuando llegue a su oficina todo sea diferente. Alguien ha movido su mesa para orientarla en una mejor armonía con el resto del mobiliario y el café ha desaparecido de la máquina y ha sido sustituido por diversas variedades de té. Mientras, su jefe hace yoga a la espera de una videoconferencia con la central desde... Shanghái. Puede que le parezca un escenario demasiado futurista, pero ya está ocurriendo, mientras lee estas líneas. Carolina Miyata nos da las claves para entender qué es lo que ha cambiado para que hayamos pasado del made in China al desarrollo de las...

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Innovacion a la China

Innovacion a la China

By: Daniel Lemus Delgado

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2011

Insert Date: 06-FEB-2014

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China es el nuevo gigante de la economía y el comercio mundial. Algo que ya se preveía, pero que no por eso deja de ser importante. ¿Cuál ha sido el camino de China para incorporarse al mundo globalizado y a la vanguardia en innovación?, ¿cómo logró modernizarse y ser competitivo?, ¿cuáles son las claves de su productividad? Daniel Lemus Delgado, gran especialista en el tema, nos explica las claves de la transformación y éxito en el milagro chino. ...

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Servir con calidad en México

Servir con calidad en México

By: Lorena Carrete; Sara Isabel López García; Jorge Vera; Andrea Trujillo

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-AUG-2011

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Andrea Trujillo, Lorena Carrete, Jorge Vera y Sara García López, profesores del Tecnológico de Monterrey, analizan diversos sectores de servicios (restaurantes, supermercados, agencias automotrices, aseguradoras automotrices y bancos) y proporcionan herramientas para medir la calidad del servicio en el contexto mexicano. Además, los autores presentan los resultados de la medición de la calidad en varias empresas establecidas en México como Nissan Mexicana, Ixe y Banamex, Seguros Axa y Quálitas, entre otros. ...

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International Trade, 3rd Edition

International Trade, 3rd Edition

By: Jonathan Reuvid; Jim Sherlock

Publisher: Kogan Page

Publication Date: 03-JAN-2011

Insert Date: 05-FEB-2014

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International Trade provides a thorough understanding of the issues involved in developing and managing overseas trade. Originally aimed at those studying for professional qualifications and practitioners involved in export and international trade, combining 'textbook' information and accessible guidelines for best practice, this important handbook has now been fully updated with new material on EU and US law and on major target markets such as China. Opening with a description of the structure of the global economy and the dynamics governing world trade, this third edition covers a...

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International Business Strategy and Entrepreneurship

International Business Strategy and Entrepreneurship

By: Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 30-JAN-2014

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There is a high demand in our society to adopt emerging technologies in all aspects of business and economic activity. As traditional business practices and economic activity are occurring in a global context, new areas of economic development are being recognized as the key enablers of wealth and income production. International Business Strategy and Entrepreneurship: An Information Technology Perspective discusses innovative solutions to research problems and high performance systems while emphasizing the role of IT and management for sustainable development. This book brings together...

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Managing Country Risk: A Practitioner’s Guide to Effective Cross-Border Risk Analysis

Managing Country Risk: A Practitioner’s Guide to Effective Cross-Border Risk Analysis

By: Daniel Wagner

Publisher: Productivity Press

Publication Date: 15-FEB-2012

Insert Date: 23-JAN-2014

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Explaining how to identify and manage the many risks associated with conducting business abroad, this book provides the real-world insight needed to anticipate the impact of change on business operations. It presents case studies and practical examples that demonstrate how these concepts apply to every day operations. Considering the effect of perception on investment decisions, it describes how to put a country risk assessment into practice and explains how to create a framework, select the right tools, and map out a country risk analysis methodology. ...