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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

Insert Date: 25-MAR-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

Insert Date: 05-FEB-2014

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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. ...

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Knowledge-Based Economic Policy Development in the Arab World

Knowledge-Based Economic Policy Development in the Arab World

By: Ahmed Driouchi

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 28-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 07-JAN-2014

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The Arab world is one of the fastest growing economies in the world. In order to keep up with the ever-progressing and expanding developments, advancements must be made with the current systems process and procedures. Knowledge-Based Economic Policy Development in the Arab World focuses on knowledge economy as the most important engine for economic growth and development under the globalizing world economies. This publication analyzes the major issues that constrain further access to knowledge economy in the Arab countries with comparisons in Eastern and Central European economies....

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Contemporary Social Issues in East Asian Societies

Contemporary Social Issues in East Asian Societies

By: Mika Merviö

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 31-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 07-JAN-2014

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While the balance between private and public sectors are based primarily on the experiences of the wealthy societies in Western Europe and North America, the global reach and increased political weight of East Asian economies is bound to influence other societies as well. Contemporary Social Issues in East Asian Societies: Examining the Spectrum of Public and Private Spheres focuses on modern highly developed East Asian societies and their social issues, particularly ones that are related to family, institution, and health. By examining the modernized global society and its connectedness,...

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Cross-Cultural Interaction

Cross-Cultural Interaction

By: Information Resources Management Association

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 31-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 07-JAN-2014

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In a globalized society, individuals in business, government, and a variety of other fields must frequently communicate and work with individuals of different cultures and backgrounds. Effectively bridging the culture gap is critical to success in such scenarios. Cross-Cultural Interaction: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications explores contemporary research and historical perspectives on intercultural competencies and transnational organizations. This three-volume compilation will present a compendium of knowledge on cultural diversity and the impact this has on modern...

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The Leadership in Action Series: On Leading the Global Organization

The Leadership in Action Series: On Leading the Global Organization

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Publisher: Center for Creative Leadership

Publication Date: 27-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 24-DEC-2013

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Organizations that have operations around the globe have become the norm rather than the exception. This means they need leaders with the requisite skills—including international business knowledge, cultural adaptability, perspective taking, and innovation—to respond effectively to the challenges and complexity of global leadership. This collection of seventeen pieces—written by the Center for Creative Leadership's highly experienced and knowledgeable faculty members and researchers as well as by prominent practitioners and scholars in the fields of leadership and leadership...

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Islamic Capital Markets: A Comparative Approach

Islamic Capital Markets: A Comparative Approach

By: Obiyathulla Ismath Bacha; Abbas Mirakhor

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 21-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 14-DEC-2013

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A comprehensive examination of Islamic capital markets Taking a comparative approach to the subject, this text looks at the similarities and differences between Islamic capital markets and conventional capital markets. The book explains each particular topic from both the conventional and the Islamic perspective, offering a full understanding of Islamic capital markets, processes, and instruments. In addition to a full explanation of Islamic products, this approach also ensures a holistic understanding of the dual markets within which Islamic capital markets operate. Ideal for both...

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Climate Change, Air Pollution and Global Challenges

Climate Change, Air Pollution and Global Challenges

By: Rainer Matyssek; N Clarke; P. Cudlin; T.N. Mikkelsen; J-P. Tuovinen; G Wieser; E. Paoletti

Publisher: Elsevier

Publication Date: 19-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 14-DEC-2013

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There are significant pressures from climate change and air pollution that forests currently face. This book aims to increase understanding of the state and potential of forest ecosystems to mitigate and adapt to climate change in a polluted environment. It reconciles process-oriented research, long-term monitoring and applied modeling through comprehensive forest ecosystem research. Furthermore, it introduces "forest super sites for research” for integrating soil, plant and atmospheric sciences and monitoring. It also provides mechanistic and policy-oriented modeling with scientifically...

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In the Middle of the Future Tom Plate on Asia

In the Middle of the Future Tom Plate on Asia

By: Tom Plate

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International (Asia)

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 11-DEC-2013

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For almost two decades, the columns of journalist Tom Plate have been featured in leading newspapers of the world and have focused entirely on one gigantic subject - the dynamic rise of Asia. Now, for the first time, the best of these columns has been organized into a substantial anthology, annotated with personal comments by Professor Plate, who is also the author of the best-selling 'Giants of Asia' book series. Unpublished material also enlivens the collection with vivid backstories. The net effect is a compelling and sprawling portrait of the last two decades of Asia resurgence by...

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The Maxxis Global Family

The Maxxis Global Family

By: Dr Wally Y H Chen

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International (Asia)

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 10-DEC-2013

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As President of Maxxis International for more than 20 years, Dr. Wally Chen has guided this multi-billion dollar corporation to a position as one of the world's top ten tyre companies. In The Maxxis Global Family, he shares his ideas on management, creating a strong international brand, and 'Triple 3' - the business philosophy that guides Maxxis stakeholders to success. Dr. Chen also relates how his experiences with employees, distributors and customers have taught him lessons that he applies every day in business and in life. The Maxxis Global Family is a must for anyone who seeks to...