Asia

East Asia Corporations: Heroes or Villains (World Bank by Stijn Claessens, Simeon Djankov, Larry H. P. Lang

By Stijn Claessens, Simeon Djankov, Larry H. P. Lang

East Asian organizations vary from their opposite numbers in different international locations in very important methods. ahead of the new monetary quandary those transformations have been considered as one of many purposes for the good fortune of East Asian economies. The main issue altered that view, and lots of students now argue that the vulnerable company governance and financing constructions of East Asian organizations are in part in charge for the new quandary. This paper experiences a number of gains of East Asian enterprises, displaying that they've excessive leverage and centred possession, tend to be affiliated with company teams, and function in a number of industries. those features affected the functionality of companies sooner than the predicament in addition to their skill to house its aftermath. each one economy's point of improvement additionally affected how those features interacted with company functionality and valuation. ultimately, the focus of possession within the palms of some huge households could have inspired economies' institutional improvement.

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Asia

Globalization, Flexibilization and Working Conditions in by Sangheon Lee and Francois Eyraud (Eds.)

By Sangheon Lee and Francois Eyraud (Eds.)

This publication represents a special examine which stories employment stipulations in Asia and the Pacific within the context of globalization and lengthening strain in the direction of flexibilization. It locations a powerful specialize in the diverging reviews of person staff of their employment stipulations comparable to employment prestige, wages/incomes, operating time, paintings businesses and overall healthiness and safeguard. in addition to thematic reviews in regards to the roles of staff voice and labour legislation in selecting employment stipulations, this booklet comprises 9 kingdom reviews that have been undertaken in line with a typical examine framework for a extra rigorous comparability within the region.

  • A systematic overview of employment stipulations within the international locations that are conscientiously chosen within the region
  • National-level research in line with a typical examine framework
  • A hugely analytical and well timed research of staff voice and labour law with admire to employment conditions

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