qBackman really understands why business evolved the way it did in Asia.q--Economist qBackman's brisk analysis . . . should be required reading. The real strength of Asian Eclipse is its accessibility to nonspecialists through its startling insights into the business interests, machinations, and relationships.q--Independent (London) qThe research and reporting is impressive and up-to-date . . . it's a pleasure to read, rich in anecdotes and never boring or academic.q--Far Eastern Economic Review Named one of the finest general nonfiction books of 1999 by the Economist, Asian Eclipse was the first book to comprehensively assess the corporate and business practices in Asia. This revised and updated edition features a new chapter on the Internet and e-commerce in Asia and updates on current markets and events. Michael Backman (Australia) is a leading researcher specializing in Asian corporate practice and a regular contributor to numerous leading newspapers and magazines.Mitsubishi Motors, Kirin Brewery, Takashimaya, Hitachi, Nikko Securities, Daiwa Securities, Toshiba Corporation, and Mitsubishi ... In the 1990s, they have become the means for cross-infection. ... Part of it is also a problem of a#39;facea#39; and honor.
|Publisher||:||Wiley - 2001|