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Author Abegglen, James C.
Title 21st-century Japanese management : new systems, lasting values / James C. Abegglen.
Published Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
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 Floor3  HD70.J3 A263 2006    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 194 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents List of tables -- Preface -- 1. Perspective on a half-century -- 2. Redesign for a competitive future -- 3. The graying of Japan : the end of growth? -- 4. Japanese style management -- 5. A perfect financial storm -- 6. The research imperative -- 7. Corporate governance : US model? Japan model? -- 8. The mysterious foreign investors -- 9. The changing world map of the Kaisha -- Index.
Summary "The book examines the role of the corporation in Japanese society, considering fresh implications of a declining population, the effects of foreign investment, as well as future directions in a fast-moving East Asia. The book offers a comprehensive analysis of the financial and industrial changes that have taken place in Japan by one of its most highly regarded commentators."--BOOK JACKET.
Subject Industrial management -- Japan.
Alternate Title Twenty-first century Japanese management
Collection Title Nippon Foundation.
ISBN 1403998760 (hbk.)
9781403998767 (hbk.)
OCLC number 62342216