Female Entrepreneurship in East and South East Asia

Written By Philippe Debroux
Female Entrepreneurship in East and South East Asia
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 05 August 2010
  • ISBN : 1780632428
  • Pages : 260 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Female Entrepreneurship in East and South East Asia written by Philippe Debroux which was release on 05 August 2010, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: This detailed study of female entrepreneurship in Asia examines the high economic growth that is increasingly driven by market-oriented economic reforms favouring entrepreneurship. There is a higher awareness by women of their political and socio-economic rights and recognition by society at large of social legitimacy of women pursuing business activities in their own right. This book assesses socio-cultural and economic factors influencing female entrepreneurship in Asia as well as the process and the tools and challenges that accompany it. Opportunity to acquire knowledge on the socio-economic roles played by women as entrepreneurs in the region Description and analysis of the issue in countries at different stages of economic development and with different socio-economic and cultural environment A broad approach encompassing historical, political, sociological, economics and businesses-related aspects of female entrepreneurship

Female Entrepreneurship in East and South East Asia

Female Entrepreneurship in East and South East Asia
  • Author : Philippe Debroux
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-08-05
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : This detailed study of female entrepreneurship in Asia examines the high economic growth that is increasingly driven by market-oriented economic reforms favouring entrepreneurship. There is a higher awareness by women of their political and socio-economic rights and recognition by society at large of social legitimacy of women pursuing business activities ...

Handbook of East Asian Entrepreneurship

Handbook of East Asian Entrepreneurship
  • Author : Tony Fu-Lai Yu,Ho-Don Yan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-10-03
  • Total pages : 488
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : With the shift of the global economic gravity toward emerging economies and the roaring economic growth of the past three decades in China, East Asian catching-up growth strategies have profound implications for latecomer economies. While there are many handbooks on entrepreneurship in general, there is no reference on East Asian ...

East Asian Entrepreneurs A Study Of State Role Education And Mindsets

East Asian Entrepreneurs  A Study Of State Role  Education And Mindsets
  • Author : Tai Wei Lim
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2021-12-24
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : The publication started with a succinct and brief literature review of the different definitions of the term 'entrepreneurship'. After examining the different conceptual ideas of entrepreneurship, the ecological system of entrepreneurship was identified with a wide array and universe of stakeholders like the state, venture capitalists, non-profit organizations (NPOs), students, ...

Female Entrepreneurship and the New Venture Creation

Female Entrepreneurship and the New Venture Creation
  • Author : Dafna Kariv
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 575
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : Women represent the fastest growing group of entrepreneurs today. Despite the enormous economic contributions of this group, female entrepreneurship remains under-explored and inadequately covered in academic literature. Female Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation aims to address this gap by shedding light on the unique aspects of female entrepreneurship. Tracing women’...

Toward Gender Equality in East Asia and the Pacific

Toward Gender Equality in East Asia and the Pacific
  • Author : World Bank
  • Publisher : World Bank Publications
  • Release Date : 2012-10-01
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : Toward Gender Equality in East Asia and the Pacific examines the relationship between gender equality and development and outlines an agenda for public action to promote more effective and inclusive development in East Asian and Pacific countries....

Women in Management Worldwide

Women in Management Worldwide
  • Author : Ronald J. Burke,Astrid M. Richardsen
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-08-12
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : Organizations today are facing unprecedented challenges, including an ageing workforce, potential talent shortages, an increasingly competitive international environment and the need to utilize the talents of the best qualified people, regardless of gender. More women than men, in many cases, are graduating from universities and gaining the requisite experience to ...

Routledge Handbook of Japanese Business and Management

Routledge Handbook of Japanese Business and Management
  • Author : Parissa Haghirian
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-01-29
  • Total pages : 404
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : The Routledge Handbook of Japanese Business and Management provides a comprehensive overview of management and business processes and practices in Japanese companies. The contributors combine theoretical findings and research results with a practical and contemporary view on how corporations and firms are managed in Japan. The handbook is divided into ...

Sustainability and Human Resource Management

Sustainability and Human Resource Management
  • Author : Ina Ehnert,Wes Harry,Klaus J. Zink
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-07-03
  • Total pages : 442
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : The role of HRM in developing sustainable business organizations is increasingly attracting attention. Sustainability can be used as a principle for HRM itself and the tasks of Sustainable HRM are twofold. On the one hand it fosters the conditions for individual employee sustainability and develops the ability of HRM systems ...

Handbook of Markets and Economies East Asia Southeast Asia Australia New Zealand

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  • Author : Anthony Pecotich,Clifford J Shultz
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-07-22
  • Total pages : 728
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : East and Southeast Asia is a vast and complex region. Its countries have a bewildering array of histories, demographics, economic structures, cultural backgrounds, and global marketing potential. This Handbook unravels the mystery. Each chapter is written by a country specialist and provides a thorough and up-to-date analysis of one of ...

The Environment for Women s Entrepreneurship in the Middle East and North Africa

The Environment for Women s Entrepreneurship in the Middle East and North Africa
  • Author : Nadereh Chamlou,Leora Klapper,Silvia Muzi
  • Publisher : World Bank Publications
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 94
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : The commonly held perception is that businesses owned by women in the Middle East and North Africa are small and informal, that they're less sophisticated, and that they're huddled in low-value-added sectors. In fact, as The Environment for Women's Entrepreneurship in the Middle East and North Africa shows, there is ...

Handbook of Research on Women in Management and the Global Labor Market

Handbook of Research on Women in Management and the Global Labor Market
  • Author : Pereira, Elisabeth T.,Paoloni, Paola
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2019-06-28
  • Total pages : 423
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : Existent literature has identified the existence of some differences between men and women entrepreneurs in terms of propensity to innovation, approach to creativity, decision making, resilience, and co-creation. Without properly examining the current inequalities in social-economic structures, it is difficult to examine the results of corporate female leadership. The Handbook ...

Economic Opportunities for Women in the East Asia and Pacific Region

Economic Opportunities for Women in the East Asia and Pacific Region
  • Author : Amanda Ellis,Daniel Kirkwood,Dhruv Malhotra
  • Publisher : World Bank Publications
  • Release Date : 2010-05-03
  • Total pages : 118
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : The East Asia and Pacific region has made great progress, relative to other regions, with regard to both economic development and, specifically, economic opportunities for women. However, aspiring female entrepreneurs continue to face unequal barriers to starting, operating, and growing their businesses. Not only does this hurt business women in ...

Managing Across Diverse Cultures in East Asia

Managing Across Diverse Cultures in East Asia
  • Author : Malcolm Warner
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-05-07
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : Why ‘Managing across diverse cultures in East Asia’? We re-examine in this book the link between culture and management across the region vis a vis the new economic, political and social landscape that has appeared over the last decade. We accordingly present a set of chapters on East Asian cultures, ...

Integrating Transparency in Learning and Teaching TILT An Effective Tool for Providing Equitable Opportunity in Higher Education

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  • Author : Akella, Devi,Paudel, Laxmi,Wickramage, Nadeepa,Rogers, Michael,Gibson, Annalease
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2022-04-15
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : Students of color and those of lower economic backgrounds and of underrepresented groups appear to face a disadvantage when they transition from high schools into colleges. These students tend to have lower academic preparation than white students, which leads to higher levels of stress and anxiety, as well as an ...

Capital and Entrepreneurship in South East Asia

Capital and Entrepreneurship in South East Asia
  • Author : Rajeswary Ampalavanar Brown
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-07-27
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 1780632428
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Summary : This book traces the growth of capitalism in South East Asia between 1870 and 1941, a crucial element in understanding contemporary economic and political developments in the region. It focuses on three questions. Why was indigenous capitalism so weak in colonial South East Asia? What were the institutional weaknesses in an otherwise ...