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  • 1. Routledge Strategic Management and International Business New Titles and Key Backlist 2009
  • 2. Welcome to the Routledge Strategic Management and International Business Catalogue New Titles & Key Backlist 2009 Page 1 Page 4 Page 6 Page 9 Page 11 Page 17 Page 22 Page 23 CONTENTS CONTACTS MARKETING ENQUIRIES Strategic Management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1 For all territories excluding the Americas: International Business . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8 Alex Robinson Asian Business . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .22 Marketing Manager Order form . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Centre of Catalogue Email: Gemma Walker Marketing Co-ordinator Email: INSPECTION COPIES For USA, Canada, Latin America: David Wilfinger Textbooks marked ‘Available as an Marketing Manager Inspection Copy’ can be sent to lecturers Email: considering adopting them for relevant courses. See the order form at the centre EDITORIAL ENQUIRIES of this catalogue for more information. For all territories excluding the Americas: Terry Clague Senior Editor Email: For USA, Canada, Latin America: John Szilayi Publisher, Business and Management Email: Trade customers’ representatives, agents and distribution For a list of all trade customers’ representatives, agents and distributors for UK, Rest of World, North America and South America visit:
  • 3. STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT 1 FORTHCOMING IN 2010 FORTHCOMING 3RD EDITION The Ambidextrous Organization Creative Problem Solving The Strategic Management of Learning, for Managers Knowledge, and Innovation Tony Proctor, University of Chester, UK Patrick Reinmoeller, Erasmus Universiteit, Rotterdam, the Netherlands This text provides an essential introduction to the ideas and skills of creative problem solving. It demonstrates how and Accessible and practical, this why people are blocked in their thinking, how this impairs significant text explains key the creative problem solving process and how creative principles, with emphasis on problem solving techniques can help overcome these developing students’ understanding difficulties. Theories of creative thinking are critically of organizational learning, examined and utilised to justify the variety of techniques knowledge, innovation, and which can be employed to discover insights into difficult ambidexterity, and combines them management problems. with real-life company examples to illustrate the practical application, Using case studies and case histories, together with utility, and limitations of concepts extensive diagrams, examples and thought-provoking and theories. For students of questions, Creative Problem Solving for Managers provides strategic management, the most up-to-date and extensive approach to this organizational behaviour and important topic. knowledge management this is essential reading. February 2010: 246x174: 328pp Hb: 978-0-415-55108-3: £90.00 US $150.00 Selected Contents: Part 1: An Introductory Overview Pb: 978-0-415-55110-6: £29.99 US $56.95 1. Organizations, Strategic Management, and Organizational Learning Part 2: Learning, Knowledge and Innovation 2. Organizational Learning: The Concept and Process FORTHCOMING IN 2010 3. Organization Learning: Routines, Strategic Management, and Value Creation 4. Learning And Knowledge Corporate Level Strategy 5. Knowledge, Innovation and Adaptation Part 3: The Theory and Applications Tensions and Tradeoffs of Exploration and Exploitation 6. Exploration and Exploitation Approaches to Organizational Olivier Furrer, University of Nijmegen, the Netherlands Learning 7. Managing the Search for Knowledge in The challenges faced by diversified corporations – firms that Multidimensional Space Part 4: The Ambidexterous operate in more than one industry or market – have Organization 8. Combining Exploration and Exploitation changed over the years. There is now a wide range of 9. Developing an Ambidexterous Organization strategies, including corporate level strategy, to add December 2009: 234x156: 224pp competitive advantage to these corporations as a whole. Hb: 978-0-415-40310-8: £75.00 US $135.00 Pb: 978-0-415-40311-5: £21.99US $39.95 In Corporate Level Strategy, Furrer guides the reader in developing the ability to consider the impact of change and other important environmental forces on the opportunities for establishing and sustaining corporate advantage by exploring three fundamental questions: INSPECTION COPIES • Why are some companies highly specialized, while others Textbooks marked ‘Available as an embrace a wide range of products, markets and activities? Inspection Copy’ can be sent to lecturers • What is the link between scope and performance? considering adopting them for relevant • What can we say about the management of multi-business courses. See the order form at the centre firms in terms of structure, management systems and leadership? of this catalogue for more information. Replete with case studies, learning objectives, summaries, questions and notes, this incisive book is an ideal read for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students. February 2010: 246x174: 352pp Hb: 978-0-415-55341-4: £105.00 US $170.00 Pb: 978-0-415-55342-1: £34.99 US $57.95 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 4. 2 STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT FORTHCOMING FORTHCOMING The Geometry of Strategy 2ND EDITION Concepts for Strategic Management Global Corporate Strategy and Robert W. Keidel, Drexel University, Pennsylvania, USA Trade Policy To excel in today’s exacting climate, organizations-both for- Alan Rugman, Indiana University, USA and profit and not-for-profit-must integrate strategic planning Alain Verbeke and strategic thinking. Strategic planning tends to be a Series: Routledge Studies in International formal activity carried out periodically by top managers, but Business and the World Economy it is vulnerable in the face of fast-paced change. Meanwhile, strategic thinking is an informal activity that occurs Twenty years after the first edition of Global Corporate continuously throughout any organization, but it tends to be Strategy and Trade Policy first published, Alan Rugman and non-cumulative. Keidel offers a framework for integrating Alain Verbeke’s seminal book remains as relevant to an strategic planning and strategic thinking that leverages the examination of the relationships between firms and strengths of both. The key to his work is the application of governments as ever. As developed nations now face a sharp simple geometric forms-especially, 2x2 grids and triangles- rise in imports from rapidly developing countries such as that help organizational leaders and strategists structure China and India, this groundbreaking theoretical analysis of their thinking and planning. strategic management and trade policy, with the authors’ Keidel introduces four key strategic categories-persona original framework now substantively updated and (organizational identity), performance (what an organization extended, may indeed take on a new kind of consequence measures), puzzle (those complex challenges that an for students and practitioners of international business than organization faces), and pattern (how an organization it did even twenty years ago. competes, grows, and organizes). Each of these categories Where once the core of the debate focused on the EU, the reflects a different kind of thinking that matches a specific US, and Japan, now the so-called ’core triad’ has extended geometry-point, linear, angular, and triangular. The payoff is to the broad regions of Europe, North America, and Asia. a novel, powerful way to conceive, create, and communicate The volume has long offered a sophisticated analysis of the strategy, as well as a set of conceptual lenses for ’reading’ interactions between industrial / science policy and corporate and assessing any organization, including one’s competitors strategy. New to the second edition are extensive discussions and potential partners. Keidel’s work is illustrated with case of innovation policy, clustering and its role in enhancing studies from his own consulting practice and grounded in competitiveness, spill-over effects, international technology the theoretical literature underlying the various geometries transfer, trade and investment agreements such as NAFTA, of thinking. the deeper integration of the EU, investor state dispute, and This book will be a valuable resource for managerial and an examination of parent/subsidy relationships within the executive education in strategy, as well as a provocative internal network of the multinational enterprise. Additionally, reading for organizational strategy consultants and the authors have written entirely new chapters analyzing the thoughtful practitioners. impact of environmental regulations on corporate strategy, large firms’ reliance on sales within their home region, and December 2009: 234x156: 128pp Hb: 978-0-415-99924-3: £70.00 US $125.00 the role of NGOs in the formulation of both government Pb: 978-0-415-99925-0: £19.99 US$35.99 policy and corporate strategy. Global Corporate Strategy and eBook: 978-0-203-88101-9 Trade Policy reintroduces the basic theoretical models of Rugman and Verbeke and demonstrates that these models remain required tools for contemporary scholarly analysis. RELATED JOURNAL This new edition also provides the first serious investigation of strategies for multinational enterprises in a world of The Academy of Management Annals globalization and regional economic activity, and incorporates new real world case studies into the historical Published on behalf of The Academy of context of the volume’s original contribution. Management September 2009: 234x156: 224pp Editors: James P. Walsh, University of Michigan, USA Hb: 978-0-415-80012-9: £60.00 US $110.00 and Arthur P. Brief, University of Utah, USA Volume 3, 2009, 1 issue per year Print ISSN: 1941-6520 Online ISSN: 1941-6067 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 5. STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT 3 FORTHCOMING FORTHCOMING Strategy Execution TEXTBOOK Andrew MacLennan, Heriot-Watt University, UK Mapping Strategic Diversity Lively and direct, this work combines the rigour of academic Theory and Practice research with the accessibility of practitioner-oriented texts. Dany Jacobs, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands Focusing specifically on implementation rather than strategy development and planning, a wealth of pedagogic features, ’A superb text for students and managers alike.’ – John including textboxes, practical models and plans as well as Hassard, University of Manchester, UK extensive examples guide both MBA/DBA students and In Mapping Strategic Diversity, Dany Jacobs extends Henry practising managers through this challenging yet essential Mintzberg’s work to demonstrate the genuine diversity of subject. strategy approaches used in the real world of strategic Departing from the more traditional themes of mainstream management. strategy books, MacLennan brings the often neglected area Selected Contents: Introduction 1. The Essence of Strategy of strategy implementation sharply into focus. Ranging from 2. A Few Traditional Classifications of Strategy 3. Thirty P’s for strategic focus to the detailed management of activities to Perspective on Strategy 4. The Great Wood of Strategy implementation for competitive advantage, this book centres 5. Where There is a Will, There is a Way 6. The Entrepreneur on a small number of process-based models that help Deliberates, the Market Decides 7. That’s the Way We See, managers to: That’s How We Do It 8. Everything in Continuous Movement • systematically break down high level conceptual planning 9. Our Second Atlas of the Wood 10. Gusts of Winds on Pico to the concrete activities necessary for physical Paradox 11. Paradoxes Relating to the Content implementation October 2009: 234x156: 256pp Hb: 978-0-415-55023-9: £85.00 US $140.00 • test their plans and generate the detail required to manage Pb: 978-0-415-55024-6: £24.99 US $47.95 more effectively in complex organizations. Insightful and practical, with models supplemented throughout by summaries of key content issues and clear NEW signposting to wider reading, this comprehensive and Management of International functional text provides a new approach to strategy implementation in a clear and easy to use format. Business Networks Selected Contents: 1. Introduction 2. Strategic Focus Emanuela Todeva, University of Surrey, UK 3. Strategy Implementation for Competitive Advantage Series: Routledge Studies in Business Organizations 4. Strategy Implementation Challenges 5. Making Strategy and Networks Work 6. Organizational Designs, Processes and Systems 7. The Detailed Management of Activities 8. Project Fully updated and revised, this second edition builds upon Management and Strategy Implementation 9. Conclusion the foundations of business network theory introduced in October 2009: 234x156: 224pp Business Networks: Strategy and Structure. Hb: 978-0-415-38055-3: £90.00 US $160.00 Selected Contents: 1 Introduction 2. Network Dynamics and Pb: 978-0-415-38056-0: £24.99 US $44.95 Evolution 3. Managing Network Communications and Resource Flows: Network Coordination 4. Managing RELATED JOURNAL Cooperation and Competition in Networks: Network Governance 5. Managing Foreign Market Entry and Internationalisation of Business Networks 6. Managing Technology Analysis & Strategic International Supply-Chain Networks, R&D Networks & Management Technology Alliances and Partnerships 7. Cases of International Business Networks Increasing to 8 issues per year in 2009 March 2009: 234x156: 256pp Editor-in-Chief: Harry Rothman, The University of Hb: 978-0-415-36839-1: £75.00 US $150.00 Manchester, UK Managing Editor: Sean Rothman, eBook: 978-0-203-02827-8 UK Volume 21, 2009, 8 issues per year Print ISSN: 0953-7325 Online ISSN: 1465-3990 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 6. 4 STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT Computational Analysis of Firms’ 2ND EDITION Organization and Strategic Behaviour Business Continuity Edoardo Mollona, University of Bologna, Italy Management Series: Routledge Research in Organizational A Crisis Management Approach Behaviour and Strategy Dominic Elliott, University of Liverpool, UK, Management and organization theories have, in the years, Ethné Swartz, Farleigh Dickinson University, New Jersey, developed rich methodological paraphernalia to test USA and Brahim Herbane, De Montfort University, UK hypotheses. This book addresses possible applications of Since the publication of the first edition computer simulation to theory building in management and in 2002, interest in crisis management organizational theory. has been fuelled by a number of Selected Contents: Part 1: Computer Simulation as events, including 9/11. a Research Strategy 1. Why Use Computer Simulation in The first edition of this text was praised Social Science? E. Mollona 2. Computational Modelling and for its rigorous yet logical approach, and Social Theory Bruce Edmonds 3. Computer Simulation and this is continued in the second edition, Mathematical Analysis in Social Sciences R. Fioresi, E. Mollona which provides a well-researched, & S. Paparoni 4. Mix, Chain and Replicate - Methodologies theoretically robust approach to the for Agent-Based Modelling of Social Systems David Hales Part 2: Understanding Dynamics of Firms’ Strategic topic combined with empirical research Behaviour 5. Revisiting Porter’s Generic Strategies Using in continuity management. New System Dynamics M. Kunc 6. Analysing Theory of chapters are included on digital Diversification Using System Dynamics S. Gary resilience and principles of risk 7. Analysing Theory of Outsourcing Using System Dynamics management for business continuity. All chapters are revised and E. Mollona & A. Sposito Part 3: The Shaping of an updated with particular attention being paid to the impact on Organization from Individual Behaviors 8. An Agent smaller companies. New cases include: South Africa Bank, Lego, Based Methodological Framework to Simulate Organizations Morgan Stanley Dean Witter; small companies impacted by 9/11; Pietro Terna 9. From Petri Nets to ABM: The Analysis of the and the New York City power outage of August 2003. Enterprise’s Process to Model the Firm Gianluigi Ferraris Selected Contents: 1. Business Continuity in a Historical and 10. Organizational Routines and Near Decomposability in Strategic Context 2. Regulatory and Legal Issues 3. Digital Hierarchical Structures Marco Lamieri & Diana Mangalagiu Resilience 4. Initiating and Preparing for BCM 5. Principles of 11. Organization and Strategy in Banks Alessandro Cappellini Risk Management for Business Continuity 6. Continuity & Alessandro Raimondi Part 4: Future Developments of Analysis and Planning 7. Management of Change: Embedding Computational Approach to the Analysis of Firms’ BCM 8. Operational Management, Testing, Incident Strategic and Organizational Behavior 12. Rationality Management and Crisis Communications 9. Business Meets the Tribe: Recent Models of Cultural Group Selection Continuity: Where Next David Hales August 2009: 234x156: 272pp August 2009: 234x156: 288pp Hb: 978-0-415-37108-7: £80.00 US $145.00 Hb: 978-0-415-47602-7: £75.00 US $150.00 Pb: 978-0-415-37109-4: £24.99 US $44.95 Return on Strategy Strategic Corporate How Market Leaders Utilize Unconventional Thinking Entrepreneurship to Sustain in the X Factor Universe Theodore T. Herbert, Crummer Graduate School of Michael Moesgaard Andersen, Adnersen Advisory Business, Rollins College, USA Group, Denmark and Flemming Poulfelt, August 2009: 246x174: 400pp Coppenhagen Business School, Denmark Hb: 978-0-415-98959-6: £95.00 US $160.00 Pb: 978-0-415-98960-2: £28.99 US $47.95 More and more companies are moving into the market of bridging the gap between differentiation and cost leadership (the mix between Porter’s classic strategies). The new book will discuss and extend the concept of bridge-building strategies with disruptive effects by illustrating these strategies with a number of well known and new examples. September 2009: 234x156: 250pp Hb: 978-0-415-80509-4: £75.00 Pb: 978-0-415-80510-0: £27.99 eBook: 978-0-203-87348-9 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 7. STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT 5 Management Consulting Today Achieving a Triple Win and Tomorrow Casebook Human Capital Management of the Employee Enhancing Skills to Become Better Professionals Lifecycle Edited by Larry E. Greiner and Thomas H. Olson, Edited by Joyce A. Thompsen, AchieveGlobal, USA University of Southern California, USA and Flemming Traditionally, organizations have left human capital needs to Poulfelt, Copenhagen School of Business, Denmark the human resources department. However, the talent management landscape has changed. Managers have begun This casebook complements the text Management to recognize that attracting and employing highly talented Consulting Today and Tomorrow. The book consists of individuals makes an enormous impact on the company’s twenty cases, including those from Harvard and Stanford bottom line. and the University of Southern California. The cases cover a broad range of topics and practice areas that are pertinent The ‘Human Capital Cycle’ model presented in Achieving a to current management consulting. The six parts parallel the Triple Win: Human Capital Management of the Employee six parts in the text, including an introduction to the cases by Lifecycle presents a more systematic and comprehensive the editors, delineating topics and issues that are critical for approach to human capital management based on the today’s consultants. Several cases offer new insights into the author’s insight into the connection between and practice areas of Strategy, IT, Operations Management, organization’s strategy and its human capital needs and Change Management and more on Data Gathering and the plans. Focusing on the six stages of the employee lifecycle, Future of Consulting. This casebook, together with the text, the book emphasises the need for a more adaptive, will help to increase awareness among consultants and specialised approach to HRM to achieve what the author students about skill requirements, as well as make clients calls the ‘Triple Win’ – substantial benefits for customers, sensitive to what is demanded of them in a highly employees and the business as a whole. The book includes: competitive consulting environment. • rich descriptions and examples August 2009: 234x156: 448pp • details on how to plan and execute each stage Hb: 978-0-415-80357-1: £55.00 US $100.00 Pb: 978-0-415-80356-4: £22.99 US $39.95 • questions and issues • case studies. Management Consulting Today This book is a useful resource for senior leaders, decision makers, HR professionals and those responsible for talent and Tomorrow management in the private and public sectors. Students of Perspectives and Advice from 20 Leading HRM and management would find this an enlightening World Experts supplementary reading. June 2009: 234x156: 128pp Edited by Larry E. Greiner, University of Southern Hb: 978-0-415-54834-2: £70.00 US $115.00 California, USA and Flemming Poulfelt, Copenhagen Pb: 978-0-415-54835-9: £21.99 US$41.95 School of Business, Denmark eBook: 978-0-203-87520-9 This book provides a thorough examination of a variety of specialties within the broad range of management Working on Innovation consulting. A book of such scope and depth could only be written by a large number of experts, each from one of the Edited by Christophe Midler, École Polytechnique, many specialties related to management consulting. France, Guy Minguet, École des Mines de Nantes, Together, all twenty contributors take the reader through an France and Monique Vervaeke industry that is currently undergoing significant change. Since the mid-1980s, the development of competitive While covering all the major practice areas of consulting, the strategies based on intensive innovation has deeply book also offers new insights into change processes and transformed the design of new products and services. The addresses compelling management issues now facing purpose of this book is to put forward a number of keys for consulting firms. understanding the ongoing dynamics for working July 2009: 234x156: 400pp professionals in the field of innovation. Hb: 978-0-415-80359-5: £55.00 US $100.00 Pb: 978-0-415-80358-8: £19.99 US $39.95 July 2009: 234x156: 242pp eBook: 978-0-203-87507-0 Hb: 978-0-415-49844-9: £60.00 US $110.00 eBook: 978-0-203-87283-3 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 8. 6 STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT NEW NEW TEXTBOOK Strategic Innovation 4TH EDITION New Game Strategies for Competitive Advantage Strategic Information Management Allan Afuah, University of Michigan, USA Challenges and Strategies in Managing ’Although it was Joseph Information Systems Schumpeter who taught us that innovation is the engine of Edited by Robert D. Galliers, Bentley University, growth in free-market Massachusetts, USA and Dorothy E. Leidner, Baylor economies, it is Allan Afuah who University, USA teaches us how to achieve Today there are few organizations that competitive advantage through can afford to ignore information strategic innovation.’ – Frank T. technology and few individuals who Rothaermel, Sloan Industry Studies would prefer to be without it. As Fellow and The Deedy Associate managerial tasks become more Professor of Strategy, Georgia complex, so the nature of the required Institute of Technology, USA information systems changes - from In today’s fast-changing business environment, those firms structured, routine support to ad hoc, that want to remain competitive must also be innovative. unstructured, complex enquiries at the Innovation is not simply developing new technologies into highest levels of management. As with new products or services, but in many cases finding new the first three editions, this fourth models for doing business in the face of change. It often edition of Strategic Information entails changing the rules of the game. Management: Challenges and From the late 1990s to today, the dominant themes in the Strategies in Managing Information Systems presents the many strategy literature have been strategic innovation, the impact complex and inter-related issues associated with the of information and communications technologies on management of information systems. The book provides a rich commerce, and globalization. The primary issues have been source of material reflecting recent thinking on the key issues and continue to be how to gain a competitive advantage facing executives in information systems strategic management. through strategic innovation (what Afuah calls ’new game It draws from a wide range of contemporary articles written by strategy’), and how to compete in a world with rapid leading experts from North America, Asia, and Europe. technological change and increasing globalization. Strategic Designed as a course text for MBA, Master’s level students, and Innovation demonstrates to students how to create and senior undergraduate students taking courses in information appropriate value using these ’new game’ strategies. management, it also provides a wealth of information and Beginning with a summary of the major strategic references for researchers. New to this edition are updated frameworks showing the origins of strategic innovation, readings addressing current issues and the latest thinking in Afuah gives a thorough examination of contemporary information management. strategy from an innovation standpoint with several key Selected Contents: Part One: Foundations 1. Conceptual advantages: Developments in Information Systems Strategy 2. Sustaining • focus on developing strategy in the face of change Competitive Advantage 3. The Evolving Information Systems Strategy 4. Approaches to Information Systems Planning • rich in quantitative examples of successful strategies, as 5. The Information Systems Planning Process well as descriptive cases Part Two: Components of Information Systems Strategy • emphasis on the analysis of strategy, not just descriptions 6. Information Strategy 7. Information Technology Strategy of strategies 8. Information Management Strategy 9. Evaluating the • a detailed, change-inclusive framework for assessing the Outcomes of Information Systems Plans Part Three: profitability potential of a strategy or product, the AVAC Management Perspectives and Considerations 10. The CIO (activities, value, appropriability, and change) model Role 11. Organizational Culture 12. IT Governance 13. Strategies for Managing in Difficult Environments • emphasis on the aspects of strategy that can be linked to 14. Project Evaluation 15. IT and Organizational Performance the determinants of profitability Part Four: Some Current Challenges 16. Knowledge • consideration of how both for-profit and non-profit Management 17. Privacy, Property and Ethics 18. Enterprise organizations can benefit from new game strategies. Systems 19. Exploration and Exploitation 20. ‘Best’ Practice 21. Outsourcing 22. Offshoring February 2009: 246x174: 504pp Hb: 978-0-415-99781-2: £95.00 US $165.00 July 2009: 246 x 174: 584pp Pb: 978-0-415-99782-9: £33.99 US $59.95 Hb: 978-0-415-99646-4: £100.00 US $180.00 eBook: 978-0-203-88324-2 Pb: 978-0-415-99647-1: £32.99 US $65.00 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 9. STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT 7 NEW The Routledge Companion User-Innovation to Creativity Edited by Tudor Rickards, University of Manchester, UK, Barriers to Democratization and IP Licensing Mark A. Runco, University of Georgia at Athens, USA Viktor Braun, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Susan Moger, University of Manchester, UK USA and Cornelius Herstatt, Technology University of Creativity can be as difficult to Hamburg, Germany define as it is to achieve. This is a This book systematically identifies complex and compelling area of the most important barriers to user- study and this volume is perfectly innovation and critically evaluates poised to explore how creativity can the democratization of innovation be better understood, and used, in a argument by critically assessing the range of contexts. The book not only main legal, economic, technological centres on creativity in wider and societal barriers to user- organizational theory, but also innovation for the first time and defines the conditions in which proposing alternative possibilities. creativity can flourish, and assesses March 2009: 234x156: 274pp how the contemporary business Hb: 978-0-415-77719-3: £60.00 US $120.00 environment has an impact on creative solutions. The volume grounds the concept of creativity in a sound theoretical framework and explores issues of practical and Organisational Capital theoretical consequence covering a range of themes, Modelling, Measuring and Contextualising including: Edited by Ahmed Bounfour, European Chair • innovation and entrepreneurship On Intellectual Capital Management University • creativity and design Paris-Sud, France • environmental influences The most common types of intangible assets are trade • knowledge management secrets (e.g., customer lists and know-how), copyrights, patents, trademarks, and goodwill. This new volume • meta-theories of creativity introduces, and critically examines organizational capital as • personal creativity an intangible asset. • structured interventions. 2008: 234x156: 320pp Comprising contributions written by an unusually wide array Hb: 978-0-415-43771-4: £85.00 US $170.00 eBook: 978-0-203-88521-5 of leading creativity scholars, The Routledge Companion to Creativity is an insightful and cutting edge resource. It is an essential purchase for anyone with an interest in creativity from a business, psychology or design perspective. RELATED JOURNAL 2008: 246x174: 400pp Hb: 978-0-415-77317-1: £75.00 US $150.00 Journal of Change Management eBook: 978-0-203-88884-1 Editor: Rune Todnem By, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, UK RELATED JOURNAL Volume 9, 2009, 4 issues per year Print ISSN: 1469-7017 Online ISSN: 1479-1811 Journal of Risk Research Official journal of the Society for Risk Analysis Europe and the Society for Risk Analysis Japan Editor-in-Chief: Ragnar E. Löfstedt, Kings’s College London, UK Managing Editor: Jamie K. Wardman, King’s College London, UK Volume 12, 2009, 8 issues per year Print ISSN: 1366-9877 Online ISSN 1466-4461 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 10. 8 STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS Foresight NEW The Art and Science of Anticipating International Economics the Future Theo S. Eicher, University of Washington, USA, Denis Loveridge, University of Manchester, UK John H. Mutti, Grinnell College, USA and Foresight: The Art and Science of Michelle H. Turnovsky, University of Washington, USA Anticipating the Future provides Thought-provoking and clearly entrepreneurs, business leaders, explained, the new edition provides investors, inventors, scientists, students of international economics politicians, and many others with a and international business with a succinct, integrated guide to rigorous explanation of global understanding foresight studies and economic theory and policy, both using them as means for strategy current trends and historic development. The text dispels the developments. It explores key models belief that anticipations are ’mere through case studies and review guesswork’, and conveys the depth questions, enabling students to of thought needed, implicitly or challenge the reporting of economic explicitly, to understand human events by press and government alike. foresight. Split into two parts – International Trade and International The book examines: Finance – the text explains conceptual building blocks before • the role of foresight and its institutional counterpart in the applying them to current events and controversies. Key modern world issues discussed include: • the epistemology underlying foresight • the influence of transportation costs • the need to extend foresight activity into wider spheres, • economies of scale and the new economic geography including sustainable development • the evaluation of preferential trade agreements • the role that foresight plays in planning processes • european Economic and Monetary Union (including scenario planning). • the integration of international financial markets Much of the material in the book is based upon the internationally known foresight course at the Manchester • international financial crises, China and other emerging Business School’s Institute of Innovation Research (MIoIR) economies. formerly PREST, which the author developed and directed Fully illustrated with tables and figures to allow students to from 1999 to 2003. visualise the issues discussed, the lively prose gives this book Selected Contents: Part 1: Systems and Foresight a refreshing approach. An accompanying website also Introduction 1. Foresight and Systems Thinking: An provides context and coverage of the international financial Appreciation 2. Foresight and Systems: Epistemology and crisis of October 2008, including the so-called ‘credit crunch’ Theory 3. Institutional Foresight: Practice and Practicalities and the collapse of some banking institutions. 4. Foresight in Industry 5. Generalisable Outcomes March 2009: 246x189: 784pp Part 2: Scenarios and Sustainability 6. Foresight, Scenarios Pb: 978-0-415-77286-0: £37.50 US $75.00 and Scenario Planning 7. Sustainable World 8. The World of • AVAILABLE AS AN INSPECTION COPY 2030, 2050, and Beyond 2008: 234x156: 288pp Hb: 978-0-415-39814-5: £90.00 US $160.00 Pb: 978-0-415-39815-2: £26.99 US $47.95 eBook: 978-0-203-89415-6 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 11. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 9 NEW 2ND EDITION 5TH EDITION Export-Import Theory, Practices, International Finance and Procedures Belay Seyoum, Associate Professor, Huizenga School of Maurice D. Levi, University of British Columbia, Canada Business, Nova Southeastern University The fifth edition of Maurice D. Levi’s classic textbook has been updated to Export-Import Theory, Practices, and incorporate the massive changes in Procedures, Second Edition provides the world of international finance of comprehensive and in-depth analysis the past few years. In particular, the of international trade theories and emergence of new markets is given techniques. This edition includes broad coverage – particularly the rise expanded discussions of to financial prominence of China international trade, international and India and other growth transfer pricing, export/import economies in Asia and elsewhere. regulations, and terms of trade. Key features of the book include: • the impact of globalization and the greater connectedness of national 2008: 234x156: 704pp economies and the world economy as a whole Hb: 978-0-7890-3419-9: £65.00 US $120.00 Pb: 978-0-7890-3420-5: £29.99 • probably the best introduction to exchange rates available US $49.95 eBook: 978-0-203-88930-5 and how they directly impact upon firms as well as governments • the continued massive impact of multinational Intellectual Capital and corporations on the global financial scene as well as the Knowledge Management opportunities presented by e-commerce. The material is interlaced with a wealth of supplementary Strategic Management of Knowledge Resources material including real world case studies, review questions, Federica Ricceri, University of Padova, Italy examples and objectives. The result is the most authoritative Series: Routledge Advances in Management survey of international finance currently available. and Business Studies Thoroughly updated and with a large amount of new information, this text will prove an indispensable guide to This book revolutionizes the measurement and management the inner workings of international finance to students of of knowledge resources in organizations by establishing the economics and business as well as professionals in the important link between organizational strategy and the finance industry. intellectual capital of an organization. May 2009: 246x189: 608pp Selected Contents: 1. Introduction 2. Analysis of Pb: 978-0-415-77459-8: £37.50 US $75.00 Contemporary IC Frameworks 3. MKR in Practice: Danish Developments 4. MKR in Practice: International Developments • AVAILABLE AS AN INSPECTION COPY 5. Strategic Management of Knowledge Resources Framework. Appendix A. Appendix B 2008: 234x156: 224pp Hb: 978-0-415-40392-4: £75.00 INSPECTION COPIES eBook: 978-0-203-92930-8 US $150.00 Textbooks marked ‘Available as an Inspection Copy’ can be sent to lecturers considering adopting them for relevant courses. See the order form at the centre of this catalogue for more information. Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 12. 10 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS The Academy of Management Annals FORTHCOMING IN 2010 Volume One Finance in Asia Edited by Arthur P. Brief, University of Utah, Salt Institutions, Regulation and Policy Lake City, USA and James P. Walsh, University of Michigan, USA Qiao Liu, Paul Lejot, and Douglas Arner all at University of Kong Kong This book is the inaugural volume of the new Academy of Management Annals which is a compendium of Series: Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics comprehensive and critical research written by top scholars and Finance of management and organizational studies. Asia’s demand for second-generation financial institutions 2007: 234x156: 637pp and markets needs to be met in order for the region’s Hb: 978-0-8058-6220-1: £49.95 US $95.00 further development to be sustained. This book provides a compelling, fact-based assessment of current practices and regulations in Asia’s financial institutions and markets and Development Finance carefully documents the exciting opportunities and Debates, Dogmas and New Directions challenges that lie ahead in the region’s financial systems. Stephen Spratt, Reading University, UK Selected Contents: 1. Asia’s Economies at the Crossroads 2. Imperatives for Financial Development in Asia 3. Brief Series: Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics History of Asian Financial Systems 4. Understanding Asia’s and Finance Financial Institutions 5. Understanding Asia’s Financial Markets Featuring case studies and real world 6. New Opportunities and Challenges 7. Asian Financial examples from Asia, Africa and Latin Markets: Regulation 8. Financial Transactions in Asia America, as well as the ‘transition’ 9. Strategies and Roadmap for Development economies of Eastern Europe, this January 2010: 246x174: 352pp book explores finance and Pb: 978-0-415-42319-9: £35.00 US $61.00 developing countries, and the impact these have on poverty and globalization. Selected Contents: 1. An Introduction to the Financial System in Theory and in Practice 2. Finance, Poverty, Development & Growth 3. Financial Repression, Liberalisation & Growth 4. The Domestic Financial System: An Overview 5. Reforming the Domestic Financial System: Options and Issues 6. The External Financial System: Characteristics and Trends 7. The External Financial System (2): Debt & Financial Crises 8. The International Financial Architecture: Evolution, Key Features & Proposed Reforms 9. Development Finance & the Private Sector: Driving the Real Economy 10. Finance for Development: What Do We Know? 2008: 234x156: 432pp Pb: 978-0-415-42317-5: £32.50 US $65.00 • AVAILABLE AS AN INSPECTION COPY Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 13. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 11 NEW FORTHCOMING Social Regionalism in the 2ND EDITION Global Economy International Business Edited by Adelle Blackett, McGill University, Canada Themes and Issues in the Modern Global Economy and Christian Lévesque, HEC Montréal, Canada Colin Turner and Debra Johnson, both at University of Series: Routledge Studies in Employment and Work Hull, UK Relations in Context This new edition takes a challenging Social Regionalism in the Global Economy collects essays by new approach to its subject matter. international specialists attempting to move beyond textual International Business addresses analyses of regional agreements to offer new accounts of international business with regional integration by combing insights from developing globalization as its underlying countries with original analyses from the EU. theme. By illustrating globalization as a phenomenon that is Selected Contents: 1. Introduction: Mapping Social fundamentally altering corporate Regionalism Adelle Blackett & Christian Lévesque strategy, this book critiques the Part 1: The Multinational Firm as a Vector of Integration complexities of globalization and its 2. Asymmetric Integration and the Restructuring of Social Relations in Global Firms: Actors, Institutions and Norms impact on international business. It Christian Lévesque & Gregor Murray 3. MNC Strategies and encourages business students to their Linkages with SMEs Clemente Ruis Duran & Jorge Carrillo develop a more international 4. The Evolution of European Social Integration under perspective and discard parochial tendencies. With this lucid Globalization: Some Reflections on Recent Developments approach, International Business provides students with an Marie-Ange Moreau 5. The role of MNCs in reshaping integrated overview of the field that is both theoretical and employment relations in China Hu Hao and Christian Lévesque highly practical. Part 2: Regulating Integration: Union and Civil Society Featuring a wealth of new case studies, updated pedagogy, Action 6. European Trade Unions and EU Labour Law Brian a totally revised page design and a website to run alongside Bercusson 7. European Works Councils and Trade Union the text offering support and extra resources for students Networking: A New Space for Regulation and Workers’ and lecturers this new edition will prove essential reading for Solidarity in Europe? Valéria Pulignano 8: Solidarity beyond all those studying international business. Borders? Canadian Law and Trans-American Union Solidarity Action Pierre Verge Part 3: Regional Integration and the Selected Contents: Part 1: Globalization and the Nation State in Labour Law Reform 9. The reformulation International Business Environment 1. Globalization and of Labour Law in post-communist Central and Eastern Europe the Changing Business Environment 2. Regional Integration Arturo Bronstein 10. Mapping the Social in Caribbean and Globalization 3. Governance Issues in an Integrating Regional Integration Rose-Marie Belle Antoine 11. Labour World Economy 4. Development and International Production Reform from a Regional Perspective: Experiences in the Part 2: Enterprise Issues in the Global Economy Americas Graciela Bensusán Part 4: International 5. Multinationals: Conduits of Globalization 6. Globalizing Institutions and Actors in Regional Reform 12. The Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: The Emergence of Paradox of OHADA’s Transnational, Hard Law, Labour Micronationals 7. The Global Trading Environment within Harmonization Initiative Adelle Blackett 13. Trade, Labor, Product Markets 8. The Global Trading Environment within Migration: The ‘NAFTA Corn’ Example Chantal Thomas Service Markets 9. Global Competition Issues 10. Culture and 14. Putting International Labour Law on the (Right) Map Ethics Part 3: Challenges for the Global Resource Base Brian Langille 15. The Cartography of Transnational Labour 11. Labour Issues in the Global Economy 12. The International Law: Projection, Scale, and Symbolism Judy Fudge Monetary System 13. The Global Economy as an Information Economy 14. Greening International Business: Boon or Bust? March 2009: 234x156: 288pp 15. Energy: The Case of a Global and Globalizing Industry Hb: 978-0-415-48052-9: £75.00 US $150.00 16. International Business in a Changing World October 2009: 246x174: 400pp Hb: 978-0-415-43763-9: £85.00 US $170.00 Pb: 978-0-415-43764-6: £29.99 US $57.95 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 14. 12 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS FORTHCOMING 3RD EDITION Airline eCommerce Maritime Economics Martin Stopford, Clarkson Research Studies, London Michael Hanke, SkyHapi, Airline E-commerce Consulting and Services, USA For 5000 years shipping has served the world economy and today it provides a Online travel is big business and has become one of the sophisticated transport service to every most popular items purchased by consumers on the internet. part of the globe. Yet despite its In 2005, US$106 billion was spent on online travel products economic complexity, shipping retains and services with air travel alone accounting for over US$65 much of the competitive cut and billion or sixty per cent. This represents almost a quarter of thrust of the “perfect” market of the total worldwide business-to-consumer (B2C) online classical economics. The enlarged and spending. substantially rewritten Maritime A variety of contributing factors is responsible for this Economics uses historical and development: theoretical analysis as the framework • first, the emergence of the internet and specifically the for a practical explanation of how worldwide web and their commercial applications in the shipping works today. Whilst retaining the structure of the mid 1990s second edition, its scope is widened to include: • second, a change in the behavior of consumers who • lessons from 5000 years of commercial shipping history through inexpensive internet access and growing • shipping cycles back to 1741, with a year by year commentary familiarity with easy-to-use technology today shop 24/7 • updated chapters on markets; shipping costs; accounts; ship from anywhere in the world finance and a new chapter on the return on capital • third, airline companies use the internet not only as a new • new chapters on the geography of sea trade; trade theory platform to service, sell and market but – by cutting and specialised cargoes traditional supply channels and reaching directly to the end consumer - also to realize cost savings in their distribution • updated chapters on the merchant fleet shipbuilding, systems recycling and the regulatory regime • fourth, the arrival of new intermediaries in the form of • a much revised chapter on the challenges and pitfalls of internet travel agencies (such as Expedia and Opodo), forecasting. network affiliates, and mass sales and marketing websites With over 800 pages, 200 illustrations, maps, technical that distribute travel products to the public. drawings and tables Maritime Economics is the shipping Considering the above, airline companies all over the world industry’s most comprehensive text and reference source, whilst have integrated (or are in the process of doing so) electronic remaining as one reviewer put it “a very readable book”. commerce or e-commerce into their business operations in Selected Contents: Part 1: Introduction to Shipping various shapes and forms. Today, it is no longer a question of 1. Sea Transport in the Global Economy 2. The Economic ’if’ for airline companies but ’how’ to deal with e-commerce Organization of the Shipping Market Part 2: Shipping and leverage it to enhance their competitiveness. This book Market Economics 3. Shipping Market Cycles 4. Supply, explores these issues. Demand and Freight Rates 5. The Four Shipping Markets October 2009: 234x156: 256pp Part 3: Shipping Company Economics 6. Costs, Revenue Pb: 978-0-415-77580-9: £32.50 US $57.00 and Cashflow 7. Financing Ships and Shipping Companies 8. Risk, Return and Shipping Company Economics Part 4: Seaborne Trade and Transport Systems 9. The Geography of Maritime Trade 10. The Principles of Maritime Trade 11. Transport of Bulk Cargo 12. Transport of Specialised Cargoes 13. Transport of General Cargo Part 5: The Merchant Fleet and Transport Supply INSPECTION COPIES 14. The Ships that Supply the Transport 15. The Economics of Merchant Shipbuilding and Scrapping 16. The Regulation of Textbooks marked ‘Available as an the Maritime Industry Part 6: Forecasting and Planning Inspection Copy’ can be sent to lecturers 17. Maritime Forecasting and Market Research considering adopting them for relevant 2008: 246x174: 840pp Pb: 978-0-415-27558-3: £37.50 courses. See the order form at the centre US $75.00 of this catalogue for more information. Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 15. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 13 NEW Routledge Studies in Global Port Economics Competition Series Wayne K. Talley, Old Dominion University, USA Port Economics is the study of the economic decisions (and their This series presents high quality research consequences) of the users and monographs and collections written from a variety of providers of port services. A port is perspectives and at different levels of analysis. The an ’engine’ for economic study of global competition is increasingly at the development by providing centre of an academic crossroads at which different employment, worker incomes, research programmes and levels of investigation are business earnings and taxes for its region. The book provides a detailed now meeting, bringing together researchers working discussion of types of carriers that in areas such as international business, technological use ports, the operation of cargo change, geographical and locational analysis and and passenger ports as well as the European integration. operation of such specific ports as Hong Kong, Hamburg, Le Havre, Savannah, Miami and Panama. Port Economics is the first contemporary textbook of its kind. NEW It enhances our understanding of port economics by: Targeting Regional Economic • classifying port users and suppliers of port services in the context of economic demand and supply curves Development • denoting that the demand for port services has two prices, Edited by Stephan J. Goetz, Pennsylvania State the price paid to the port by the users and the price (or University, USA, Steven Deller, University of Wisconsin, actual and opportunity costs) incurred by port user carriers, USA and Tom Harris, Nevada University, USA shippers and passengers This book addresses the growing interest in cluster and • presenting the economic theories of carriers, shippers and targeted economic developments, reviewing the passengers. socioeconomic theoretical foundations of industry targeting and suggesting alternative methods of identifying industries The numerous up-to-date references will be of benefit to for targeting. students and researchers of the economics of the shipping trade; to government officials in developing port and March 2009: 234x156: 432pp shipping policies; and to port operators in understanding the Hb: 978-0-415-77591-5: £80.00 port-choice selection process by shipping lines and other carriers. Evolutionary Economic Geography Selected Contents: 1. Introduction 2. Ports Users and Service Providers 3. A Port in Operation 4. Carriers 5. Shippers Location of production and the European Union 6. Passengers 7. Port Operator Operating Options, Production Miroslav Jovanovic, United Nations Economic and Cost 8. Port Operator Operating Objectives, Prices and Commission for Europe, Switzerland Investment 9. Port Structure and Agglomeration 10. Port Performance and Competition 11. Port Dockworkers 12. Port This new book brings evolutionary economics to bear upon Pollution 13. Port Security economic geography in a coordinated study of the European Union. Jovanovic takes up a hot and increasingly important May 2009: 246x174: 240pp Pb: 978-0-415-77722-3: £35.00 US $70.00 topic that is rarely addressed in such an accessible fashion. Selected Contents: 1. Introduction 2. Theory 3. Regional policy 4. Market structure and location of production 5. International firms 6. Conclusions 7. Bibliography 2008: 234x156: 512pp Hb: 978-0-415-42346-5: £75.00 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 16. 14 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS FORTHCOMING TEXTBOOK 4TH EDITION Internationalization, Technological Change and the Theory of the Firm Competition Law and Policy in the EC and UK Edited by Nicola De Liso, University of Lecce, Italy and Riccardo Leoncini, University of Bologna, Italy Barry Rodger, Strathclyde University, UK and This volume examines the fundamental dimensions of the Angus MacCulloch, University of Lancaster, UK recent evolution in developed economies: technological Competition law, at both the EC and change, the so-called process of fragmentation and the UK levels, plays an important and changing role and organization of local systems of ever-increasing role in regulating the production. conduct of businesses. Based on the Selected Contents: 1. Introduction Nicola De Liso and premise that open and fair Riccardo Leoncini Part 1: Technological Change, Firms’ competition is good for both Organisation and Incentives 2. Technological Competition consumers and businesses, in Complex Environments Tommaso Ciarli, Riccardo Leoncini, competition law prevents businesses Sandro Montresor and Marco Valente 3. Technological from entering into anti-competitive Persistence through R&D on an Old Technology: Step-by-Step agreements and from abusing their Optimisation and the Sailing-Ship Effect Nicola De Liso and dominant market position. Giovanni Filatrella 4. Information Flows, Embedded Competition Law and Policy in the Coordination and Competence-Building Networks Leonardo EC and UK looks at how competition Bargigli and Mauro Lombardi 5. Firms’ Involvement in Open law affects business, including: co-ordinated actions; pricing Source Software: Why they are Motivating User Innovation behaviour; take-overs and mergers; and state subsidies. It Linus Dahlander and Maureen McKelvey 6. Patentability of provides a clear guide to and outline of the general policies Software in the EU: Some Empirical Insights Francesco behind, and the main provisions of EC and UK competition Rentocchini and Giuditta De Prato Part 2: Fragmentation law. Information is presented within a structured framework, and Internationalisation of Firms and of Local Systems of complete with a glossary of useful terminology. Production 7. Evolutionary Patterns of a Typology of Industrial Districts and Clusters: The Role of Competencies and This fourth edition has been revised and updated to take Capabilities Ivana Paniccia 8. Does Spatial Proximity Matter?: into account developments since publication of the previous Micro Evidence from Italy Giulio Cainelli and Claudio Lupi edition, including expanded coverage of the regulation of 9. Modularity as a Strategy of Governance and Problem cartels, the development of private enforcement, the Solving Stefano Brusoni 10. The Internationalisation of Local consideration of IP issues in Microsoft, and extended Production Systems: From System Rationality to Firm Strategy discussion of UK competition Law. Donato Iacobucci 11. International Delocalisation and the Skill Selected Contents: 1. Introduction to Competition Policy and Mix of Italian Manufacturing Firms Roberto Antonietti and Practice 2. Enforcement of Community and UK Competition Davide Antonioli 12. Manufacturing Abroad while Making Law 3. The Control of Dominance 4. Control of Profits at Home: A Study of Veneto Footwear and Clothing Anti-Competitive Agreements 5. Cartels: Deterrence, Leniency Manufacturers Carlo Giannelle and Giuseppe Tattara and Criminalisation 6. Control of Mergers 7. State Aid and October 2009: 234x156: 288pp State Regulation 8. Overview-Policy Developments Hb: 978-0-415-46071-2: £75.00 9. Practical Implications 10. Glossary of Key Competition Related Terms 2008: 234x156: 488pp Hb: 978-0-415-45848-1: £95.00 US $190.00 Pb: 978-0-415-45847-4: £27.99 US $54.95 eBook: 978-0-203-92658-1 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 17. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 15 FORTHCOMING IN 2010 FORTHCOMING International Networking Large Emerging Markets for Development Competitive Strategies Fabienne Fortanier, University of Amsterdam, the Peter Enderwick, Auckland University of Technology, Netherlands and Rob van Tulder, Rotterdam School of New Zealand Management, the Netherlands The rise and continuing strong growth of emerging markets, This book assesses the effectiveness of the ’political network and particularly the four largest emerging markets (LEMs) – strategies’ of developing countries. It provides insights into Brazil, Russia, India and China – offer both opportunities and the effects of globalization on development and strategic challenges for international business. lessons for policy makers. However, recently there has emerged a growing consensus Selected Contents: Part 1: Introduction - Setting the that the increasing international competitiveness of these Scene Introduction: Development in an Inter-Connected economies now presents major challenges for the world World 2. The Impact of Global Actors on Development: A economy. These challenges are already evident in the form Trade-Off between Costs and Benefits 3. An International of record commodity prices, rising food costs, growing Network Approach Part 2: International Networks of outward investment and acquisition by LEM firms, increased States Introduction: A Network Approach to International job insecurity and growing income inequality in developed Relations 4. Bilateral and Regional Trade and Investment nations, and demand for a restructuring of international Agreements 5. Bargaining in International Organizations: The institutions to reflect the shifting balance of economic power World Bank, the IMF and the WTO 6. Informal State in the world economy. At the same time a stalling of world Networks Aimed at Development: OPEC, Cairns, G77. trade talks, a growing recession in the West and increased Conclusion: International Networks of States in Action reliance on selective protectionism are all impacting on the Part 3: International Networks of Firms Introduction: A prospects for emerging economies. Network Approach to International Business 7. Patterns of Firm Networks: Macro Level - FDI and Trade 8. Patterns of Large Emerging Markets goes the next stage of analysis of International Firm Networks: Micro Level - D&B, Cases. LEMs. This important new text moves beyond discussing the Conclusion: International Firms Networks in Action mere potential of LEMs for international business to consider Part 4: Networks of States and Firms in Interaction how they will impact on the very nature of international Introduction: A Network Approach to International Political business and the structure and operation of the world Economy 9. The Effects of Interaction on Development: The economy. The rise of LEMs creates three sets of challenges: Effectiveness of International Network Strategies for 1. For LEM-based enterprises as they seek to enhance their Development 10. Policy Recommendations: Dealing With competitiveness and internationalize FDI and Development in the Future 2. For existing multinational firms as they increasingly January 2010: 234x156: 224pp incorporate LEMs into their strategies Hb: 978-0-415-33915-5: £80.00 US $160.00 Pb: 978-0-415-33916-2: £24.99 US $49.95 3. For the rest of the world as it adjusts to accommodate eBook: 978-0-203-44885-4 the rise of LEMs. Illustrated with short cases and discussion questions in each En Activo chapter, this book will make for an outstanding text for courses in international business strategy and emerging Practical Business Spanish markets. Esther Santamaria Iglesias, University of Wales, December 2009: 234x156: 136pp Swansea, UK and Helen Jones Hb: 978-0-415-80513-1: £75.00 US $135.00 Pb: 978-0-415-80514-8: £22.99 US $38.95 En Activo is a contemporary course which provides students eBook: 978-0-203-87296-3 with a structured development of written and spoken business language skills, focusing on real business people and situations from all over the Spanish-speaking world. 2008: 246x189: 304pp INSPECTION COPIES Pb: 978-0-415-40885-1: £25.00 CD: 978-0-415-40886-8: £25.00 US $44.95 US $44.95 Textbooks marked ‘Available as an Inspection Copy’ can be sent to lecturers considering adopting them for relevant courses. See the order form at the centre of this catalogue for more information. Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 18. 16 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS NEW NEW The Global Emerging Market International Business Strategic Management and Economics Strategy and the Multinational Company Vladimir Kvint, La Salle University, USA John B. Cullen, Washington State University, USA and Despite the growing importance of K. Praveen Parboteeah, University of Wisconsin, the global emerging market (GEM) Whitewater, USA for the world’s business, economies, This book covers the same material and politics, it has received a and more when compared with relatively scant amount of academic other international business texts, attention in business and economics yet it is priced for the student’s courses. This textbook is the first to pocketbook. focus on the GEM and its strategic A new international business text for and economic characteristics. a new and ever changing global The Global Emerging Market: environment. With a unique chapter Strategic Management and covering International E-Commerce, Economics describes the Cullen is written in a unique way. fundamental economic base and trends of the global Issues link the chapters. The logic is marketplace (GMP) as well as business and management that to choose and implement strategies in international development for the conditions of emerging-market business, you need to understand the global, institutional, countries (EMCs). Focusing on the formation of a strategic and cultural environment. In turn, you need to align mindset and the decision making process, it explains how to functional strategies to support the more general analyze the basic economic factors and the global order, multinational strategies. From the student’s point of view, especially in times of crisis. This text also explains how to the approach is designed to answer the questions of ’why classify countries related to this new market of tremendous do I really need to know all of this stuff?’ opportunities. Furthermore, the book includes Selected Contents: Part 1: Introduction 1. Competing in recommendations on how to develop entry and exit the Global Marketplace 2. Strategy and the MNC strategies for the GEM, work in it and create efficient Part 2: The Global Context of Multinational Competitive management systems. Strategy 3. Global and Regional Economic Integration: An Features include: Evolving Competitive Landscape 4. Global Trade and Foreign • extensive tables, charts, and graphs illustrating the Direct Investment 5. Foreign Exchange Markets 6. Global strategic considerations of the GMP and the GEM Capital Markets Part 3: The Institutional and Cultural Context of Multinational Competitive Strategy 7. Culture • end-of-chapter study questions and International Business 8. The Strategic Implications of • practical examples based on the author’s involvement in Economic, Legal, and Religious Institutions for International the development of the GEM, from both sides of the Business Part 4: Multinational Operational and international transactions. Functional Strategies 9. Entry Strategies for MNCs 10. International Marketing and Supply-chain Management for This academic book is the ideal guide for current business MNCs 11. Financial Management for MNCs 12. Accounting leaders and students on how to make strategic, symmetric, for Multinational Operations 13. Organizational Structures for and asymmetric time-sensitive decisions related to the GEM. MNCs 14. International Human Resource Management February 2009: 246x174: 488pp 15. E-commerce and the MNC Part 5: Ethical Management Hb: 978-0-415-98839-1: £95.00 US $160.00 in the International Context 16. Managing Ethical and Pb: 978-0-415-98840-7: £32.99 US $55.95 Social Responsibility in an MNC eBook: 978-0-203-88291-7 June 2009: 276x219: 552pp Hb: 978-0-415-80057-0: £50.00 US $89.95 eBook: 978-0-203-87941-2 • AVAILABLE AS AN INSPECTION COPY Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 19. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 17 NEW International Business and Global The Origins of Globalization Climate Change Jonatan Pinkse and Ans Kolk, both at University of Karl Moore, McGill University, Quebec, Canada and Amsterdam Business School, the Netherlands David Charles Lewis, California State University, USA ’This timely and comprehensive Series: Routledge International Studies in book is an excellent contribution Business History to contemporary management Origins of Globalization draws studies. It is highly relevant to widely on ancient sources and managers, scholars and students modern economic theory to detail in strategic management and the concept of “known world” global governance, two fields in globalization, arguing that a mixed which globalisation is leading to economy – similar in many respects such intense innovation that the to our own – existed in a variety of basics of our current frameworks forms throughout the ancient world. are being seriously tested. By analyzing the business practices This publication is a ’must-read’ of the ancient world – phenomena also for policy-makers and civil such as resource and market seeking society leaders who want a better understanding of behavior, international trade from regulatory, co-regulatory and self-regulatory policy China, India and Rome, to Africa instruments and processes that address the key and even northern and western parts of Europe, Small and challenges of climate change.’ – Professor Gilbert Medium Size Enterprises (SMEs) operating internationally Lenssen, President of the European Academy of Business and outsourcing production, multicultural workforces, tariff in Society reduced zones, interregional tax issues, and the This text provides a comprehensive analysis of international management of currency risks – the authors provide readers business responses to global climate change and climate with a unique historical interpretation of the contemporary change policy. globalizing economy and a durable theoretical framework for future historical economic analyses. Embedded in relevant management literature, this book April 2009: 234x156: 292pp gives a concise treatment of developments in policy and Hb: 978-0-415-77720-9: £65.00 US $130.00 business activity on global, regional and national levels, using Pb: 978-0-415-80598-8: £22.99 US $34.95 examples and systematic data from a large number of eBook: 978-0-203-88097-5 international companies. The first part outlines the international climate policy landscape and voluntary initiatives taken by companies, both alone and together with Narrating the Rise of Big Business others. The second part examines companies’ strategies, in the USA covering innovation for climate change, as well as compensation via emissions trading and carbon offsetting. How Economists Explain Standard Oil and Wal-Mart Written by well-known experts in the field, this book Anne Mayhew, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA illustrates how an environmental topic becomes strategically Series: Routledge International Studies in important in a mainstream sense, affecting corporate Business History decision-making, business processes, products, reputation, advertising, communication, accounting and finance. This is In this book, Anne Mayhew focuses on the stories a must-read for academics as well as practitioners concerned surrounding the creation of Standard Oil and Wal-Mart, with this issue. combining the accounts of economists with the somewhat Selected Contents: 1. Introduction 2. From Rio to ‘Beyond darker pictures painted by writers of fiction. Kyoto’: Synopsis of International Climate Policies 3. Beyond 2008: 216 x 138: 208pp Regulation: Voluntary Agreements and Partnerships 4. Carbon Hb: 978-0-415-77534-2: £70.00 US $135.00 Control: Emissions Measurement, Targets and Reporting eBook: 978-0-203-89438-5 5. Business Strategies for Climate Change 6. Carbon Trading as (Compliance) Strategy 7. Innovation and Capabilities for Climate Change 8. Dilemmas on the Way Forward 2008: 234x156: 216pp Hb: 978-0-415-41552-1: £80.00 US $160.00 Pb: 978-0-415-41553-8: £24.99 US $47.95 eBook: 978-0-203-88710-3 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 20. 18 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS The Routledge Companion to Routledge Studies in International International Business Coaching Edited by Michel Moral, University of Paris VIII, Business and the World Economy France and Geoffrey Abbott, Institute of Executive Coaching, Australia An effective coach can help the Business and Management business leader make sense of the challenges and complexities of Environment in Saudi Arabia modern international business, Challenges and Opportunities for Multinational unlocking the potential of both Corporations leader and organization. This important new Handbook offers the Abbas Ali, Elberly College of Business, Indiana first comprehensive and detailed University of Pennsylvania, USA introduction to the theory and Business and Management practice of international business Environment in Saudi Arabia coaching, drawing on the very latest provides insightful information to academic research, as well as optimally guide western managers in real-world examples of international best practice. conducting their operations in Saudi This book provides practitioners and students with an Arabia. The book offers essential innovative theoretical framework, which extends existing information on how to engage coaching models to place coaching within cultural, effectively, manage business organizational and group-team contexts. Contributors from activities, resolve cultural around the world explore different perspectives and practices misunderstandings, and tackle issues and offer practical tools to apply the theories and models to of group dynamics, human resource the real-life business context. management, managing change and development, and relations with the The Routledge Companion to International Business government and the general public. Coaching is essential reading for all trainee business coaches, all students of coaching theory and method, and for all 2008: 234x156: 274pp business leaders looking to understand better the role of the Hb: 978-0-7890-3472-4: £60.00 eBook: 978-0-203-88351-8 modern business coach. Selected Contents: Introduction Section 1: International Coaching Frameworks and Tools Section 2.1: Organizational The Political Economy of Oil and Challenges and Opportunities: Individual Section 2.2: Organizational Challenges and Opportunities: Gas in Africa Collective Conclusion The Case of Nigeria 2008: 246x174: 392pp Soala Ariweriokuma, Nigerian National Petroleum Hb: 978-0-415-45875-7: £100.00 US $200.00 eBook: 978-0-203-88679-3 Corporation ’A thorough study of the oil and gas industry in Nigeria – a must-read for any potential investor.’ – Carole Nakhle, University of Surrey, UK INSPECTION COPIES This book provides a thoroughly researched guide to the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry, providing students, potential Textbooks marked ‘Available as an investors, academics and policy makers the opportunity to Inspection Copy’ can be sent to lecturers get acquainted with various dimensions of the oil and gas industry. considering adopting them for relevant 2008: 234x156: 384pp courses. See the order form at the centre Hb: 978-0-415-46484-0: £90.00 of this catalogue for more information. eBook: 978-0-203-89199-5 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 21. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 19 International Trade Theory Theory and Practice of Triple Helix A Critical Review Model in Developing Countries Murray Kemp, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Issues and Challenges Australia Edited by Mohammed Saad, University of the West of A collection of essays on contemporary international trade, England, UK and Girma Zawdie this book critiques the major theoretical components; ’This book should be read by anyone who wants to including the Ricardian principle of comparative advantage think theoretically and practically about the role of and the recently developed normative analysis of university-industry-government relations in innovation international transfers. and development’ – Theo Papaioannou, Development 2008: 234x156: 240pp Policy and Practice, The Open University, UK Hb: 978-0-415-43765-3: £70.00 eBook: 978-0-203-92716-8 Contributing to the expanding literature on ’triple helix’ innovation focusing on developing countries, this volume examines best practices from development countries and Petroleum Taxation practical cases and experiences from Africa, Latin America and Asia. Sharing the Oil Wealth: A Study of Petroleum June 2008: 229 x 152: 288pp Taxation Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow Hb: 978-0-415-47516-7: £75.00 US $150.00 Carole Nakhle, University of Surrey, UK This book provides a framework of economic analysis which International Business and National both governments and the petroleum industry can draw upon in their negotiation of fiscal terms that offer a fair and War Interests just basis of wealth allocation and encourage balanced oil Unilever between Reich and Empire, 1939-45 field development. Ben Wubs, University of Utrecht, the Netherlands 2008: 234x156: 288pp Hb: 978-0-415-43379-2: £75.00 Series: Routledge International Studies in eBook: 978-0-203-92789-2 Business History This book ties together business history, the history of the Contemporary Corporate Strategy Nazi economic administration and European history. It is relevant to several disciplines, including international Global Perspectives relations, economic and business history, European history Edited by John Saee, Swinburne University of and political science. Technology, Australia Selected Contents: 1. Introduction 2. Unilever in the 1930s This book represents an eclectic 3. Univeler and Nazi Germany 4. War Preparations collection of international research 5. Business as Unusual, 1939-1941 6. A Reichs Commissioner articles and empirical studies on for the Unilever Group, 1941-1945 7. London’s Calling, corporate strategy, intended to equip 1941-1945 8. The Aftermath 1945-1950 9. Conclusions, readers with the latest knowledge to Appendix understand its theoretical and 2008: 234x156: 272pp operational complexity. Hb: 978-0-415-41667-2: £75.00 US $135.00 eBook: 978-0-203-89536-8 2007: 234x156: 384pp Hb: 978-0-415-38595-4: £80.00 eBook: 978-0-203-93298-8 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 22. 20 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS International Business FORTHCOMING IN 2010 and Tourism Design Economies and the Changing Global Issues, Contemporary Interactions World Economy Edited by Tim Coles, University of Exeter, UK and Innovation, Production and Competitiveness C. Michael Hall, University of Canterbury, New Zealand John Bryson, University of Birmingham, UK and Series: Routledge International Series in Tourism, Grete Rusten, University of Bergen, Norway Business and Management The book develops a comprehensive account of the Whether it’s bungee jumping in relationship between design and competitiveness by Queenstown or visiting the Guinness identifying and exploring the nature of design-based factory in Dublin, where we travel competitive advantage. The concept of a design economy is – and what we do when we get developed to describe countries that are increasingly creating there - has changed significantly in competitive advantage based on design rather than price. the past twenty years. This Design economies are explored through an analysis of innovative textbook explores what is corporate strategies, the relationship between product and possibly the most unrecognized of designer, design and designer biographies and design- international service industries, centred regional and national policies. placing tourism in the context of Design has only recently been identified as a key competitive contemporary globalization and advantage and this book is the first to provide a trade in services. It provides new comprehensive account of the role of design in both perspectives on tourism as a form of international business, corporate and national competitiveness. and the implications for firms, the state and individuals. June 2010: 234x156: 256pp Split into four separate sections, with introductions outlining Hb: 978-0-415-46175-7: £75.00 US $150.00 the key themes in each, it examines important topics such as: • the role of governance and regulation in tourism services FORTHCOMING • the effects of increased global mobility on tourism Tourist Shopping Villages entrepreneurship Forms and Functions • how tourism businesses are becoming internationalized Laurie Murphy, Pierre Benckendorff, Gianna • why other business sectors are increasingly interested Moscardo and Philip Pearce, all at James Cook in tourism. University, Australia Case studies are used throughout to highlight important issues, from developments in the aviation industry to the rise Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism of working holidays. This book gets to the core of a crucial This landmark volume - based on a two year research service industry, and is essential reading for any researcher or program from a team of authors - examines the forms and student of tourism or international business. functions of approximately fifty tourist shopping villages in Selected Contents: Section 1: Framing International Business Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Tourism - Governance and Regulation Section 2: The Canada and the United States. Internationalisation of Tourism Businesses Section 3: The Selected Contents: 1. Tourist Shopping Opportunities: Internationalisation of Tourism: Practices and Processes Placing Tourist Shopping Villages in a Larger Context Section 4: Tourism and Destinations in the Internationalisation 2. Tourist Shopping Experiences: The Shopper’s Perspective of Business 3. A Conceptual Model of Sustainable Tourist Shopping Village 2008: 246x174: 304pp Design 4. The Importance of Location, Anchor Attractions and Hb: 978-0-415-42430-1: £90.00 US $175.00 Entrepreneurs 5. Shopping Village Streetscapes, Landscapes Pb: 978-0-415-42431-8: £29.99 US $52.95 and Servicescapes 6. Theming and Presentation 7. The eBook: 978-0-203-93103-5 Structure and Organisation of Shopping Village Activities 8. Support Services and Facilities 9. Barriers, Challenges and Information Needs 10. The Future of Tourist Shopping Villages November 2009: 234x156: 192pp Hb: 978-0-415-96527-9: £60.00 US $95.00 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 23. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 21 FORTHCOMING NEW The Internationalisation of Takeovers and the European Competition Rules Legal Framework Brendan J. Sweeney, Monash University, Australia A British Perspective Series: Routledge Research in Competition Law Jonathan Mukwiri, Buckinghamshire New The widespread move towards more market-driven models of University, UK political economy combined with the expanding Since the implementation of the European Directive on internationalisation of business and commerce has led to a Takeover Bids, a European common legal framework governs series of proposals for global competition rules. To date these regulation of takeovers in EU Members States. This book proposals have been hotly contested. A critical issue is whether studies the European Community Directive on Takeover Bids, some form of international rule-making is required, or whether first from a British perspective, but also considers the soft law solutions are sufficient. Competition rules may be Directive in relation to the EU. required to combat the damage done by global cartels and to Selected Contents: 1. Legal Framework of Takeover diffuse the tensions created when more than one nation seeks Regulation 2. The Myth of Tactical Litigation in UK to regulate the same conduct. Competition rules may also be Takeovers 3. EC Regulatory Objective I – Shareholders required to protect the integrity of the world trading system. 4. Directors’ Duties and Takeover Regulation 5. Regulation of International rule-making, however, presents its own problems, EC Cross-border Takeovers 6. EC Regulatory Objective II – not the least of which is a concern with protecting national Harmonisation 7. Takeovers and Free Movement of Capital sovereignty. May 2009: 234x156: 224pp The Internationalisation of Competition Rules explores in depth Hb: 978-0-415-49157-0: £75.00 US $125.00 whether there is a rational foundation for pursuing eBook: 978-0-203-87710-4 international competition rules, and what form these laws should take. Brendan Sweeney investigates various types of competitive conduct with a view to determining the nature of Tourism in China the international problems they present and the possible Destination, Cultures and Communities solutions. He takes examples from existing competition laws Edited by Chris Ryan, Waikato Management School, around the world, in particular the US and the EU both of which have a long history of enforcing established competition New Zealand and Gu Huimin, Beijing International rules. He also examines existing unilateral, bilateral and Studies University, China multilateral approaches. Based on this investigation, the book Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism proposes a minimum set of global rules. This book provides a voice to This research work will be of great interest to postgraduates Chinese mainland academic and scholars and specialists in competition law, trade law researchers and examines the nature and the globalisation of business rules. of tourism research and tourism Selected Contents: Part 1: Introduction 1. Introduction development in China. This Part 2: The Nature and Importance of Anti-Competitive authoritative text on tourism in Activities 2. Private Trade Barriers 3. Export Cartels China will be of interest to scholars 4. International Cartels 5. International Single Firm Conduct and students of tourism throughout Part 3: Application of Existing Measures to the world. Anti-Competitive Conduct 6. Unilateralism 7. Cooperation Selected Contents: 8. WTO Rules 9. Solutions Part 1: Destination Change and August 2009: 234x156: 416pp Planning Part 2: Destinations and Hb: 978-0-415-46079-8: £75.00 US $125.00 Cultural Representations eBook: 978-0-203-87233-8 Part 3: Community Participation and Perspectives 2008: 234x156: 418pp Hb: 978-0-415-99189-6: £60.00 US $95.00 eBook: 978-0-203-88636-6 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 24. 22 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS ASIAN BUSINESS Tourism and Innovation Chinese Business Michael C. Hall, University of Canterbury, New Zealand Landscapes and Strategies and Allan Williams, London Metropolitan University, UK Hong Liu, University of Manchester, UK Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, China has been the fastest growing Tourism and Mobility economy in the world over the past Tourism is often described as an twenty years, and its influence in the industry with high growth rates, and global economic and political arena it is subject to radical change in how is becoming increasingly stronger; it it is produced and consumed. is expected that China will soon However, there is still a relatively become the second largest trading poor understanding of how such nation in the world. changes are brought about – that is, Other books cover only part of this through innovation. This book is the growing picture, and the analysis first to provide a comprehensive and understanding of Chinese review of innovation in tourism, enterprises and competitors has while also considering how tourism been lacking until now. This key book provides a itself contributes to innovative local, comprehensive, practical guide to business in China, regional and national development featuring both theoretical/academic and practical strategies. perspectives. With a strong focus on the ways in which This is a groundbreaking volume which provides an language, traditional thought and stratagem culture accessible introduction to a key but neglected topic. It influence how Chinese do business, this book offers a provides a readable account of the multidisciplinary research complete view of industry structures and the competitive on innovation and relates the emerging theoretical landscape, thus providing a framework for Western framework to tourism. A clear conceptual framework is companies to develop successful business and marketing complemented by fifty boxes which provide a range of strategies. illustrative international case studies. Broad-ranging and informative, Chinese Business: 2008: 234x156: 280pp Landscapes and Strategies can be used as a textbook for Hb: 978-0-415-41404-3: £90.00 US $180.00 undergraduates and postgraduates at business schools, as well as a reference book for those on senior executive programmes and for consultation on particular aspects of MAJOR WORK: 5-VOLUME SET business in China. Cross-Cultural Management Selected Contents: 1. Changing Business Landscape 2. Chinese Business Structure: Past and Present Edited by Tim G. Andrews, University of Strathclyde, 3. Competitive Patterns of Chinese Companies 4. Rules of UK and Richard Mead Game and Strategies for Western Businesses 5. Managing Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Channel Strategies 6. Mergers & Acquisitions 7. Prospects of Management Future Competition 2008: 246x174: 224pp A new title in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Hb: 978-0-415-40308-5: £90.00 US $165.00 Perspectives on Business and Management, this is a five Pb: 978-0-415-40309-2: £27.99 US $54.95 volume collection of cutting-edge and canonical research on eBook: 978-0-203-89084-4 cross-cultural management. April 2009: 234 x 156: 2356pp Hb: 978-0-415-44340-1: £750.00 US $1315.00 RELATED JOURNAL Asia Pacific Business Review Editors: Chris Rowley, City University, London, UK and Malcolm Warner, University of Cambridge, UK Volume 15, 2009, 4 issues per year Print ISSN 1360-2381 Online ISSN 1743-792X Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 25. ASIAN BUSINESS 23 NEW Working in Asia Series China in the World Economy Edited by Zhongmin Wu, Nottingham Trent University, UK FORTHCOMING Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy The Changing Face of Management This book, based on extensive in China original research by a wide range of leading experts, examines many key Edited by Chris Rowley, Cass Business School, London issues connected to China’s University, UK and Fang Lee Cooke, University of economic growth and its impact. Manchester, UK Subjects covered include: growth The main aim of this book is to and inequality; labour market examine a range of areas of Chinese reforms; technological innovations; management in the context of the employment, unemployment and local political, economic and social training; and the search for traditions and the global economy. ecologically sustainable economic development. According to some commentators, some elements of management are Selected Contents: Introduction: universal while other aspects are China in the World Economy Zhongmin Wu Part 1: Three unique to a given context. Moreover, Decades of Economic Growth 1. Structural Changes and much of what we know about the Transition Process of China Alberto Bagnai and Christian A. Mongeau Ospina 2. Do Sentiment Indicators Help to Assess Chinese management today is and Predict Actual Developments of the Chinese Economy? drawn from studies conducted with Aaron Mehrotra and Jouko Rautava 3. Supporting China’s quantitative methods and at macro GDP with Ecologically Efficient Ultra-high Speed Freight level. Less is known of managers in China in managing Transport Systems John Kidd and Marielle Stumm 4. Dynamic specific issues at work. This book adds to the existing body Evolution of Regional Growth Disparity in China: Evidence of knowledge by analysing current key strategic, as well as from 1978 to 2005 Ru Zhang 5. Growth, Inequality and functional areas and issues facing Chinese managers trying Poverty in China Gopal Krishna Pal Part 2: Labour Market to compete more effectively in the global market. In Reform 6. The Impact of Technology Adoption on addition, the ‘voice’ of local managers is heard. Employment: Exploration from the Perspective of Selected Contents: 1. Introduction 2. HRM 3. Marketing Manufacturing Industry in Transitional China Guangjie Ning 4. Managing Supply Chains 5. Finance 6. Changes and 7. Evaluating Job Training in Two Chinese Cities Benu Bidani, Restructuring 7. Public Sector 8. Entrepreneurship 9. MNCs Niels-Hugo Blunch, Chor-ching Goh, and Christopher O’Leary 10. Management in Hong Kong 11. Conclusion 8. Job Search with Non-participation Teng Ge 9. Youth November 2009: 234x156: 256pp Unemployment in Urban China Zhongmin Wu Hb: 978-0-415-46333-1: £95.00 Part 3: Sustainable Development and Policy 10. Openness Pb: 978-0-415-46332-4: £29.99 and Productivity in China M.J. Herrerias and Vicente Orts 11. Private Sector Development in Anhui Province – The Impact of Regional Spillovers from Jiangsu Province Genia FORTHCOMING Kostka 12. Does Public Ownership Really Help? - China’s TVE Development and the Change of Ownership Structure Jiannan The Changing Face of Vietnamese Guo 13. Developing a Corporate Social Responsibility in China Management - The Impact of Government Regulations, Market Orientation and Ownership Structure Riliang Qu 14. Technological Edited by Chris Rowley, Cass Business School, London Entrepreneurship: Regional Variations and Impacts of University, UK and Quang Truong Entrepreneurship Policy Gang Zhang, Xuebing Peng and Jun Li This book will examine a range of areas of Vietnamese 15. Efficient and Equitable Compensation of Agricultural Land management in the context of the local political, economic Conversion: Theory and an Application for China Xiuqing Zou and social traditions and the global economy. and Arie J. Oskam. Concluding Remarks Selected Contents: 1. Introduction 2. Human Resource March 2009: 234x156: 344pp Management 3. Finance 4. Marketing 5. Operations Hb: 978-0-415-47002-5: £95.00 US $190.00 6. Strategy 7. Investment/Foreign Direct Investment 8. Entrepreneurship/SME Development 9. Women and Gender 10. Public Sector/SOE 11. Conclusion September 2009: 234x156: 288pp Hb: 978-0-415-47604-1: £75.00 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 26. 24 ASIAN BUSINESS NEW The Changing Face of Korean The Changing Face of Management Management in Thailand Edited by Chris Rowley, Cass Business School, London University, UK and Yongsun Paik, Loyola Marymount Edited by Tim Andrews, University of Strathclyde, University, Los Angeles, USA UK and Sununta Siengthai, Asian Institute of Part of the successful Routledge Technology, Thailand ‘Working in Asia’ series, The In the decade following the Asian Changing Face of Korean financial crisis of 1997-1998, the Management focuses on a country management of organizations in that is predicted by some experts to Thailand has undergone significant become the world’s third richest by change and development. The 2025. South Korea, with its thriving Changing Face of Management in telecommunications and automotive Thailand examines in-depth the industries, and increasing trade links development of management during with China, survived the 1997 Asian this pivotal period in the country’s Economic Crisis better than most. recent history. This important textbook explores the The book draws together an key areas of management in this impressive assortment of scholars, pivotal country in the region, including: consultants and practitioners, whose • human resource management experience and expertise significantly enhance our • marketing knowledge and understanding of this complex, multi-faceted Asian economy. The book is divided into 3 main sections: • operations • an examination of the political, economic, social and • finance technological changes from 1997-2008 • strategy • specialist chapters that contextualise these developments • overseas affiliates from the marketing, HR and finance perspectives • small firms and entrepreneurship • concluding sections focusing on public sector • women. organizations, women managers, corporate governance, e- communication and the ‘Thailand Brand’. Including case studies and interviews with front-line Korean managers to enable a real ‘voice’ to emerge, and written by June 2009: 234x156: 352pp Hb: 978-0-415-44331-9: £95.00 native academics, this is a complete analysis of the current Pb: 978-0-415-44332-6: £29.99 state of management structures in South Korea. It is eBook: 978-0-203-87834-7 important reading for all students of business and management interested in Asia. Selected Contents: 1. Introduction Part 1: Functional The Changing Face of People Areas 2. Human Resources 3. Marketing 4. Operations Management in India 5. Finance 6. Strategy Part 2: Key Issues for Management in South Korea 7. Public Sector 8. Small Edited by Pawan S. Budhwar, Aston Business School, Firms/Entrepreneurship 9. Chaebols 10. Expatriates/Overseas UK and Jyotsna Bhatnagar, Management Workers 11. Women in Management 12. Conclusion Development Institute, India 2008: 234x156: 256pp Despite great advances in human Hb: 978-0-415-77400-0: £90.00 resource practices in India, the Pb: 978-0-415-77401-7: £27.99 relevant literature on this subject eBook: 978-0-203-87195-9 remains scarce. This book seeks to fill the critical gap in the literature by providing a thorough understanding of the changing face of Indian HRM systems. 2008: 234x156: 336pp Hb: 978-0-415-43186-6: £90.00 Pb: 978-0-415-43187-3: £26.99 eBook: 978-0-203-88486-7 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 27. ASIAN BUSINESS 25 The Changing Face of Women FORTHCOMING Managers in Asia Business Innovation in Asia Edited by Chris Rowley, Cass Business School, London Knowledge and Technology Networks from Japan University, UK and Vimolwan Yukongdi, Central Queensland University, Australia Dennis McNamara, Georgetown University, USA This book examines the influence of Series: Routledge Contemporary Asia Series culture and tradition on The central concept of this volume, ’knowledge networks,’ organizational and management refers to interactive linkages around nodes of tacit and practices and how these affect the codified knowledge embedded in Global Value Chains. Such progress of women in management networks can be distinguished by the process or format of in Asian economies. It explores information exchange, the organization of the networks which organizational and within firms, and by target market or product. management practices are universal, and which are culture specific, and Selected Contents: 1. Business, Knowledge, and Networks how these in turn affect the 2. Insulation versus Regional Integration 3. Commerce and advancement / representation of the East Asian Community 4. National Interest versus Regional women in the Asian region. Innovation 5. Electronics Sector: Global Modules and Local Minds 6. Automotive Sector: Global Models and Local Minds Selected Contents: 1. The Changing 7. Textiles and Fashion: Global Designs and Local Minds Face of Women Managers in Asia: Issues and Challenges 8. Mapping Knowledge Networks 2. The Changing Face of Women Managers in China July 2009: 234x156: 208pp 3. The Changing Face of Women Managers in Hong Kong Hb: 978-0-415-49935-4: £75.00 US $125.00 4. The Changing Face of Women Managers in Japan eBook: 978-0-203-87426-4 5. The Changing Face of Women Managers in Malaysia 6. The Changing Face of Women Managers in Singapore 7. The Changing Face of Women Managers in South Korea FORTHCOMING 8. The Changing Face of Women Managers in Taiwan 9. The Changing Face of Women Managers in Thailand Changes in Japanese 10. The Changing Face of Women Managers in Vietnam Employment Practices 11. Conclusion 2008: 234x156: 288pp Beyond the Japanese Model Hb: 978-0-415-43766-0: £90.00 Arjan Keizer, University of Bradford, UK Pb: 978-0-415-43767-7: £28.99 eBook: 978-0-203-89246-6 Series: Routledge International Business in Asia This book examines changing employment practices in Japan, focusing on the position of the Japanese firm that is confronted with the need to address the changing economic circumstances while also maintaining some fit with the wider set of institutions that govern the Japanese labour market. Selected Contents: 1. Introduction 2. Not Without Lifetime Employment 3. Economic Interpretations of Japanese Employment Practices 4. The Inevitability of Change Part 2: Developments at Specific Firms 5. The Prevalence of Existing Practices 6. Modularised Production and New Competition 7. Dealing with a Shrinking Market 8. The Importance of Non-Regular Employment Part 3: Interpretations of Change 9. Seikashugi: The Transformation of Japanese Internal Labour Markets 10. Continued Duality in the Japanese Labour Market 11. Understanding Employment Practices In- and Outside Japan 12. Epilogue September 2009: 234x156: 224pp Hb: 978-0-415-44758-4: £75.00 US $125.00 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 28. 26 ASIAN BUSINESS Industrial Innovation in Japan China in the Wake of Asia’s Edited by Takuji Hara, Norio Kambayashi and Financial Crisis Noboru Matsushima, all at Kobe University, Japan Edited by Wang Mengkui, China Development This new book gathers together a collection of case studies Research Foundation, Beijing, China of innovation in various industries in modern Japan, Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy challenging accepted notions of Japanese innovation and emphasizing new and diverse trends and practices. This book examines China’s response Selected Contents: 1. Introduction Takuji Hara, Noboru to the Asian financial crisis of 1997, Matsushima and Norio Kambayashi 2. The Social Shaping of both in its immediate aftermath and Technological Paths: Antibiotics in Japan Takuji Hara in the years since. Based on research 3. Institutional Change and the Emergence of an Electronics conducted by the China Transaction in the Japanese Manufacturing Industry: Beyond Development Research Foundation, the Dichotomy of Technical Efficiency and Social Legitimacy in one of China’s leading think-tanks, Institutions Noboru Matsushima, Mitsuhiro Urano and Takuya this book includes contributions from Miyamoto 4. Technological Innovation Induced by Tacit senior policy makers in the Chinese Scientific Knowledge: Research and Development in the Mirai government. Semiconductor Project Yuji Horikawa 5. Development of the Selected Contents: Part 1: China’s Carbon Fiber Business in Toray Katsuo Tohma 6. Reorganizing Macroeconomic Management Mature Industry through Technological Innovation: De-Maturity after the Asian Financial Crisis in Watchmaking Industry Junjiro Shintaku and Kotaro Kuwada 1. From Overcoming Deflation to Preventing Inflation Liu He 7. Innovation Impacts on the Digital Device Industry Munehiko 2. From Proactive to Sound Fiscal Policy: An Improvement to Itoh 8. New Product Development beyond Internal Projects: A China’s Public Finance System Jia Kang 3. Renminbi Exchange Case of Joint New Product Development Shin’ich Ishii Rates and Relevant Institutional Factors Yi Gang 4. China’s 9. Application of Japanese Production Methods to the Service Policy of Opening Up in the Decade After the Asian Financial Sector Takashi Matsuo 10. Emerging Competitive Value in Use Crisis Long Guoqiang Part 2: China’s Financial System and Materiality: The Negotiated Transformation of Business Reform of State-owned Enterprises after the Asian Systems with Regard to the Online Securities Market in Japan Financial Crisis 5. Reform of State-owned Commercial Kosuke Mizukoshi and Noboru Matsushima 11. Analysis of Banks: From Disposing of Non-performing Assets to the Innovation Process Created through the Management of Institutional Reform Liu Chunhang 6. System Reform of Business Incubators in the Japanese Content Industry Misanori China’s Capital Market Qi Bin and Huang Ming 7. Reform of Takahashi 12. Industrial Innovation under the Influence of State-owned Enterprises: A Three-Year Disconnect from Japanese Culture Norio Kambayashi Difficulties Leads to System Innovation Zhang Delin 8. China’s 2008: 234x156: 272pp Rural Reform and Development after the Asian Financial Crisis Hb: 978-0-415-42338-0: £80.00 US $160.00 Han Jun Part 3: Restructuring China’s Social Welfare eBook: 978-0-203-93053-3 System 9. Proactive Employment Policy and Labour Market Development Cai Fang & Wang Meiyan 10. Social Security Policy Wang Yanzhong 11. Reform and Development of the Public Health System Zhang Zhenzhong and Wu Huazhang 12. Educational Policies: From Expansion and Equity to Quality Zhang Li Part 4: Reflections on the Asian Financial Crisis and China’s Opening up to the Outside 13. The 1997 Asian Financial Crisis: Review and Reflections Bai Chong-En 14. China in the Realm of the World Economy Li Daokui 2008: 234x156: 320pp Hb: 978-0-415-46469-7: £90.00 US $180.00 eBook: 978-0-203-88532-1 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 29. ASIAN BUSINESS 27 China’s Rise in the World ICT Industry Chinese Business Enterprise Industrial Strategies and the Catch-Up An Introduction Development Model Hans Hendrischke, University of New South Lutao Ning, University of Cambridge, UK Wales, Australia Series: China Policy Series Chinese Business Enterprise examines practical business and management issues in the context of China’s changing China is the world’s largest ICT exporter, having overtaken institutional framework and the internationalization of Japan, the European Union and the United States, and China’s economy. The author explains the general operating China’s ICT industry is the largest manufacturing sector environment for business enterprises in China and examines within the Chinese economy. This book examines how China issues such as the reforms to the Chinese economy, has attained this leading position in one of the most capital increased marketization, foreign trade and business services, and high technology intensive industries. as well as different forms of business enterprise (state- Selected Contents: Part 1: Industrial and Trade owned, private, etc.) Development: The Role of the State during Globalization With a series of case studies examining core business 1. Introduction 2. Trade and Market Liberalisation, Economic functions such as research and development, operations Growth, and Industrial Policies: The State Role in Economic management, production, distribution, marketing and Development Part 2: The Development Pathway of the human resources within the Chinese context, this book ICT Manufacturing Industry 1949-1993: Creation, Reform provides a valuable guide to the main operational areas of Rationales and Development Context 3. The Creation of business enterprise in China including both domestic and the Electronics Industry: Military Driven Development 1949-1978 4. The ’Opening Up’ Reform and State-led foreign funded enterprises. Growth 1978-1993 Part 3: Making the ICT sector a ‘pillar’ Selected Contents: 1. China’s Economy and the State industry: China’s Catching-up strategies since the early 2. Industries and Markets 3. Foreign Trade 4. Business 1990s 5. Big Business Strategy and Small and Medium Services 5. State-Owned Enterprise (SOEs) 6. Private Enterprise Strategy 6. ’Attracting-in’ and ’Walking-out’ Trade Enterprises (Including Collective Enterprises) 7. Foreign and Investment Strategy 7. The ’Breaking-Through’ Strategy Invested Enterprises 8. Research and Development of China’s ICT Industry: Dynamic Technological Catching-up 9. Marketing 10. Production 11. Distribution 12. Controlling and Challenges in Developing the Semiconductor Sector 13. Human Resources Management 14. Chinese Business Part 4: Rethinking the Notion of State Intervention: Practices Lessons and Limitations from the Chinese Experience October 2009: 234x156: 224pp Challenges in Developing the Semiconductor Sector Hb: 978-0-415-24949-2: £85.00 US $170.00 8. The Development Model for the Chinese ICT Manufacturing Pb: 978-0-415-24950-8: £21.99 US $43.95 Industry 9. Theory and Policy Lessons: Rethinking China’s ICT eBook: 978-0-203-40300-6 Development Experience June 2009: 234x156: 272pp Hb: 978-0-415-48224-0: £85.00 US $140.00 FORTHCOMING eBook: 978-0-203-87742-5 Contemporary China A Guide to Economic and Political Developments Chinese Entrepreneurship in a Ian Jeffries, University of Wales, Swansea, UK Global Era Series: Guides to Economic and Political Edited by Raymond Sin-Kwok Wong, University of Developments in Asia California, Santa Barbara, USA This book provides a detailed overview of contemporary Series: Chinese Worlds economic and political developments in China. Key topics Through a collection and juxtaposition of various case include the continued growth of the market, the reform of studies, this volume offers a wide-ranging exploration and state owned enterprises, human rights and China’s evaluation of Chinese entrepreneurship in contemporary international relations with its neighbours and with the Asian contexts. international community more widely. 2008: 234x156: 240pp Selected Contents: 1. An Overview of Political and Economic Hb: 978-0-415-46218-1: £75.00 US $150.00 Developments 2. Historical, Political and Demographic Aspects eBook: 978-0-203-89488-0 3. The Economy October 2009: 234x156: 288pp Hb: 978-0-415-47866-3: £95.00 US $155.00 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 30. 28 ASIAN BUSINESS TEXTBOOK FORTHCOMING IN 2010 3RD EDITION Doing Business in India Doing Business in China Edited by Pawan S. Budhwar, Aston Business School, Tim Ambler, Morgen Witzel, Exeter University School UK and Arup Varma, Loyola University, Chicago, USA of Business and Economics, UK and Chao Xi, Chinese Considering the immense interest of both the academics and University of Hong Kong, China practitioners in the growth and developments in Indian Aimed specifically at Western and economy, there is an urgent need for a comprehensive guide non-Chinese businesses and to provide useful information on doing business in the Indian managers this book offers a context. This book covers a wide range of issues and topics theoretical framework for useful for investors, organisations and managers who are understanding Chinese business already doing business, or intend to start one, in India. culture and a practical guide to This book will help, facilitate and guide foreign investors to business practices, market start, establish and successfully do business in India. Apart conditions, negotiations, from practitioners, it provides excellent references for organizations, networks and the students and researchers in the fields of International business environment in China and Management, International HRM, Cross-Cultural the factors that can lead to business Management, Business Communication and Asian Business success. Studies. The authors guide the reader Selected Contents: Part 1: The Indian Business Context through the processes of market entry, marketing and Introduction Pawan Budhwar and Arup Varma 2. Economic managing operations in this unique social and cultural Environment and Challenges Raman Agarwal 3. Political and context by including: Legal Framework and the Hurdles Debi Saini 4. Socio-Cultural • case studies and examples of business ventures as diverse Context and Business in India E.S. Srinivas and Pawan as ornamental lamps, car washes, sausages and outdoor Budhwar 5. Cronism and Corruption in India Naresh Khatri clothing 6. Indian Infrastructure Devendra Kodwani Part 2: Conducting Business in India 7. Entry Modes and • discussions of the issues surrounding products, pricing, Dynamics Vikas Kumar 8. Marketing and Distribution distribution and advertising Strategies for India Ravi Shankar and Pinaki Dasgupta • advice on choosing business partners, negotiating and 9. Banking and Financial Institutional Raman Agarwal entering Chinese Overseas markets 10. Taxation System 11. Management of Human Resources • guides to further resources in local cultures to help Pawan Budhwar and Arup Varma 12. Conflict Management businesses tailor their strategies to local conditions. and Negotiation Jacob D. Vakkayil Part 3: India and the World 13. Outsourcing and Offshoring to India Charmi Patel Building on the strengths of the first two editions with new and Pawan Budhwar 14. Learning from Successful Indian case studies, updated discussion of the evolving marketplace Companies Jyotsna Bhatnagar and Ashok Som 15. Living in and its interactions with government and a new chapter on India - Western and Indian Commercial Thinking and business law, the third edition of Doing Business in China Expartiates Working in India Arup Varma, Bhaskar Das Gupta will continue to be the number one resource for students of and Pawan Budhwar 16. Success of Indian MNCs Overseas international business and management studies and Mohan Thite and Bhaskar Das Gupta practitioners with an eye on China. January 2010: 234x156: 240pp Selected Contents: Introduction 1. The Road to Cathay Hb: 978-0-415-77754-4: £85.00 US$140.00 2. Through a Glass Darkly: China from a Western Perspective Pb: 978-0-415-77755-1: £22.99 US $42.95 3. The Furniture of the Mind 4. Relationships and Government 5. Business and the Law: Ethical Interlude 6. Creating Harmony: Alternative Venture Formats in PRC 7. The Marketing Mix 8. The Marketing Process 9. Rightness INSPECTION COPIES and Correct Form: The Yi and Li of Relationships in China 10. Doing Business with the Sojurners: the Overseas Chinese Textbooks marked ‘Available as an Communities 11. China and the World 12. Western and Inspection Copy’ can be sent to lecturers Chinese Commercial Thinking considering adopting them for relevant 2008: 216x138: 304pp Hb: 978-0-415-43631-1: £85.00 US $170.00 courses. See the order form at the centre Pb: 978-0-415-43632-8: £19.99 US $39.95 of this catalogue for more information. eBook: 978-0-203-94649-7 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 31. ASIAN BUSINESS 29 FORTHCOMING NEW Economic Liberalisation and Turkey Expansion of Trade and FDI in Asia Togan Sübidey, Bilkent University, Turkey Strategic and Policy challenges Series: Routledge Political Economy of the Middle Edited by Julien Chaisse, World Trade Institute, East and North Africa Switzerland and Philippe Gugler, University of This book examines the impact of economic liberalisation in Fribourg, Switzerland Turkey and its approach to the elimination of barriers to Series: Routledge Contemporary Asia Series trade. The experience of Turkey, its approach to liberalisation Expansion of Trade and FDI in Asia explores the trends of and its measures to eliminate barriers to trade serve as a present FDI in Asia and their effects on multilateral useful model for other neighbouring countries of the regulation of FDI. It reviews the increasing attraction of FDI European Union. and the rise of Asian transnational corporations (TNCs) from September 2009: 234x156: 320pp an economic perspective. Hb: 978-0-415-49595-0: £85.00 US $170.00 May 2009: 234x156: 304pp Hb: 978-0-415-49084-9: £85.00 US $170.00 FORTHCOMING eBook: 978-0-203-87899-6 The Everyday Impact of Economic FORTHCOMING Reform in China Managers, Workers and Households The Future of Asian Trade and Growth Edited by Linda Yueh, Oxford University, UK Ying Zhu and Michael Webber, both at University of Melbourne, Australia and John Benson, University of Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth South Australia Economies of Asia Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth This book presents a comprehensive analysis of current Economies of Asia trends in the patterns of trade in Asia, assessing how they are likely to develop going forward. Informed by the latest Examining the effects of economic reform on everyday life in technical economic thinking, the book is nonetheless written China, especially on the implications for individual in an accessible way. households and families, this book explores how changes in the employment relationship have affected the livelihood November 2009: 234x156: 240pp Hb: 978-0-415-36811-7: £75.00 US $125.00 strategies of households. eBook: 978-0-203-02787-5 October 2009: 234x156: 224pp Hb: 978-0-415-42841-5: £75.00 US $150.00 Good Governance in China - A Way NEW Towards Social Harmony Economic Performance in the Middle Case Studies by China’s Rising Leaders East and North Africa Edited by Wang Mengkui, China Development Research Foundation, Beijing, China Institutions, Corruption and Reform Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy Edited by Serdar Sayan, TOBB University of Economics and Technology, Turkey This book explores the key issues in governance and public administration facing China’s policy-makers today. The Series: Routledge Political Economy of the Middle chapters cover a wide range of issue areas and provide an East and North Africa invaluable resource for anyone seeking to understand China’s own thinking on its governance and public This book investigates the performance of the economies of administration. the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), focusing in particular on the role of corruption and the underlying 2008: 234x156: 432pp institutional structure in determining economic growth and Hb: 978-0-415-46278-5: £95.00 US $190.00 eBook: 978-0-203-88768-4 the prospects for development. April 2009: 234x156: 224pp Hb: 978-0-415-43804-9: £80.00 US $170.00 eBook: 978-0-203-87977-1 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 32. 30 ASIAN BUSINESS Hainan - State, Society, and Business Innovation in Japan in a Chinese Province Emerging Patterns, Enduring Myths Kjeld Erik Brodsgaard, Copenhagen Business School Edited by Keith Jackson, SOAS, University of London, Asia Research Centre, Denmark UK and Phillipe Debroux, Soka University, Japan Series: China Policy Series The Japanese economy has made a remarkable recovery from the so-called ‘Lost Decade’ of the 1990s. This collection This book examines the complex relationship between the reflects on how things have moved on. It brings together state, society and business in China, focusing on the fresh perspectives on Japanese-style innovation, from insiders experience of the island province of Hainan. It provides and outsiders, from scholars and from practitioners, all of detailed evidence of how relations between party cadres, whose combined contributions to this book update our state bureaucrats, businesses, foreign investors and civil understanding of how patterns of innovation in Japan are society play out in practice in China today. evolving, providing inspiration and guidance for managers 2008: 234x156: 208pp and innovators worldwide. Hb: 978-0-415-46033-0: £85.00 US $160.00 eBook: 978-0-203-89219-0 2008: 246x174: 200pp Hb: 978-0-415-44579-5: £80.00 US $150.00 FORTHCOMING NEW Human Security, Transnational Crime Intellectual Property and the New and Human Trafficking Global Japanese Economy Asian and Western Perspectives Ruth Taplin, Centre for Japanese and East Asian Edited by Shiro Okubo, Ritsumeikan University, Japan Studies, London, UK and Louise Shelley, George Mason University, USA Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Series: Routledge Transnational Crime Economies of Asia and Corruption ’The book is recommended Examining transnational crime, human trafficking and its reading for those interested in implications for human security from both Western and understanding how the Japanese Asian perspectives, this book, with essays from contributors economy is changing, the based in Europe, the US and Asia, fills a gap on all evolving role of IP in revitalizing bookshelves; providing an excellent volume on the under the economy, and how Japan is considered area of Asian transnational crime. attempting to adapt to the October 2009: 234x156: 256pp opportunities and challenges of Hb: 978-0-415-43701-1: £75.00 US $125.00 an increasingly globalised world.’ – Sean Curtin, December 2008 FORTHCOMING This book examines how intellectual property (IP) is used in Japan, and Industrial Innovation in China how in recent years it has developed a new approach to IP, borrowed from the US and Europe, Emerging Challenges and New Issues stressing the importance of innovation, to revitalise the Edited by Denis Fred Simon, Neil D. Levin Graduate Japanese economy from the stagnation and deflation that Institute, New York, USA characterised the 1990s. Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series April 2009: 234x156: 168pp Hb: 978-0-415-46597-7: £75.00 US $135.00 This book examines industrial innovation in China. Each eBook: 978-0-203-88029-6 chapter tackles a different aspect of industrial innovation, including research and development, intellectual property, technological adaptation and government policy. It addresses the crucial question of whether China has embarked on a path that will lead it to becoming a true technological superpower. November 2009: 234x156: 240pp Hb: 978-0-415-77610-3: £75.00 US $135.00 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 33. ASIAN BUSINESS 31 NEW FORTHCOMING Law for Foreign Business and Management Training and Investment in China Development in China Vai Io Lo and Xiaowen Tian, both at Bond University, Edited by Malcolm Warner and Keith Goodall, both at Australia University of Cambridge, UK This book provides an up-to-date Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series overview of the legal framework for One of the critical issues facing both the Chinese doing business in China. It covers government and businesses operating in China is the lack of topics such as state structure, trained managers. The pace of Chinese economic growth legislation, the court system, the has outstripped the ability of the labour market to supply legal profession, business entities, much needed managerial talent. This book examines the foreign investment enterprises, Chinese response to these challenges. contracts, intellectual property, labour and employment law, August 2009: 234x156: 192pp consumer protection, taxation, Hb: 978-0-415-41331-2: £85.00 US $125.00 securities, and dispute resolution. March 2009: 234x156: 416pp Multinationals, Globalisation and Hb: 978-0-415-45320-2: £85.00 US $170.00 eBook: 978-0-203-88023-4 Indigenous Firms in China Chunhang Liu, Peking University, China FORTHCOMING Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy Legal Education in Asia This book considers the impact of multinational companies in China on Globalisation, Change and Contexts the Chinese economy and on Edited by Stacey Steele and Kathryn Taylor, both at indigenous Chinese firms. It includes University of Melbourne, Australia detailed case studies of Boeing, Wal- Mart and Coca-Cola, considering Series: Routledge Law in Asia their activities at the global level and This book examines the rapidly changing nature of legal within China, and case studies of the education in Asia, where there are currently widespread sectors in which these firms operate. reforms taking place. It includes chapters on China, Korea, 2008: 234x156: 208pp Cambodia, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Singapore and Taiwan, Hb: 978-0-415-45190-1: £85.00 US $160.00 together with cross-country comparative material, including eBook: 978-0-203-88512-3 Western legal education systems, and a particularly detailed coverage of Japan. October 2009: 234x156: 256pp Hb: 978-0-415-49433-5: £80.00 US $130.00 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
  • 34. 32 ASIAN BUSINESS FORTHCOMING Transforming Corporate Governance Road Map of China’s Rise in East Asia Edited by Curtis Milhaupt, Columbia University, USA, Angang Hu, Center for China Study, Beijing Kon-Sik Kim, Seoul National University, South Korea Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy and Hideki Kanda, University of Tokyo, Japan In this book, translated from Chinese, Angang Hu - one of This book examines the most important recent corporate the leading thinkers in China on China’s strategy for growth governance changes in East Asia and the challenges still to - surveys the factors which have contributed to China’s rise be overcome with focused, in-depth legal analysis on specific so far, and assesses China’s strengths and weaknesses in the issues facing the separate systems in the wake of the key areas which will affect China’s rise going forward. voluminous reforms and market changes of the past decade. October 2009: 234x156: 512pp 2008: 234x156: 352pp Hb: 978-0-415-47992-9: £95.00 US $150.00 Hb: 978-0-415-45099-7: £85.00 US $170.00 eBook: 978-0-203-93120-2 NEW FORTHCOMING The Changing Face of Retailing in the Asia Pacific Turkey and the Global Economy Edited by Elizabeth Howard, Said Business School, UK Neo-Liberal Restructuring and Integration in the Post-Crisis Era Retailing in the countries of Asia Pacific is being transformed, with the growth of large and international Edited by Ziya Onis, Koc University, Turkey and retail firms and the development of new stores and shopping Fikret Senses, Middle East Technical University, Turkey centres. This book studies the trends and the implications for Series: Routledge Studies in Middle retailers, consumers and governments, through a series of Eastern Economies studies in different countries. June 2009: 246x174: 160pp Since the financial crisis of 2000 and 2001 the Turkish Hb: 978-0-415-48342-1: £75.00 US $150.00 economy has undergone considerable change and improvement. This book gives a comprehensive examination of the neo-liberal restructuring that has taken place and the FORTHCOMING challenges the economy still faces, and provides a comparative perspective on recent reforms and the position Public Procurement in China of Turkey in the global economy. A Long March Towards Integration into the Global September 2009: 234x156: 224pp Trading System Hb: 978-0-415-47561-7: £70.00 US $115.00 Ping Wang, University of Nottingham, UK Series: China Policy Series Owing to its massive state sector, public procurement in China is a critical element of public policy and is increasingly important in international trade negotiations. This book examines China’s public procurement regime, exploring the current legal framework, its development since 1978, and assessing the impact of WTO membership. December 2009: 234x156: 208pp Hb: 978-0-415-46276-1: £75.00 US $135.00 Click here for more information, or to request an inspection copy.
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