Corporate governance is an area of key importance for students of comparative management and international business. This is particularly relevant in analyses of the post-socialist economies of the East, where both governments and enterprises have undergone major structural transformation. This title was first published in 1994, following the Centre for Organisational Studiesa (COS) third Round Table, which discussed East-West business collaboration in relation to the management of organizations. As a result, the edited collection is designed to provide guidance for managers, in the East and West, to the kind of governance issues they might face when working together in the post-Soviet business world. Utilizing a series of case studies, the chapters represent a genuine dialogue between managers, consultants and academics who have worked on both sides of the former ideological divide.The unit labour costof a Hitachi Television manufacturing joint venture in Fuzhou, forexample, was higher thanfor an equivalent plant inJapan. Part of the ... The Chinese manager himself would actually receive only his usual salary a set at about 40 per cent higher than that of a manual worker. ... practices, whichthen madeit difficult to use joint ventures as the learning opportunities they could have been.
|Title||:||East-West Business Collaboration (Routledge Revivals)|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-12-16|