'Tipton provides a fresh approach to understand how Asian firms differ from their western counterparts.' - Paul Beamish, University of Western Ontario, Canada Frank Tipton's book is a comparative study of the management structures of Asian firms. As Asian economies continue to expand, the management of Asian firms becomes ever more important, whether they are suppliers, customers, partners, or rivals. As the author argues, Asian firms are very different from their Western counterparts, and these differences reflect the variations in national history and institutions within which they operate.Expansion had occurred without effective managerial structures to control and guide it. In addition to the accounting shortcomings, Tan did not devolve responsibility to professional managers. ... Chinese believe themselves to be, we receive a variety of answers. For instance, from Chinaa#39;s perspective, the a#39; compatriotsa#39; in Hong Kong and Macau have now a#39;returneda#39; to China, and those in Taiwan will returnanbsp;...
|Author||:||Frank B. Tipton|
|Publisher||:||Edward Elgar Publishing - 2007-01-01|