1st Edition

ASEAN Business in Crisis Context and Culture

By Mhinder Bhopal, Michael Hitchcock Copyright 2002

    The impact of the Asia crisis has contributed to the debate about the need for regulation of global markets. This book outlines the events leading up to and during the Financial Crisis of 1997 and assesses the responses of the financial contagion.

    Chapter 1 Introduction: The Culture and Context of the ASEAN Business Crisis, MHINDERBHOPAL, MICHAELHITCHCOCK; Chapter 2 2The Causes of South East Asia’s Economic Crisis: A Sceptical Review of the Debate, ANNE BOOTH; Chapter 3 The Economic Crisis and Law Reform in South East Asia, ANDREWHARDING; Chapter 4 The Internet, Email, and the Malaysian Political Crisis: The Power of Transparency, LEN HOLMES, MARGARET GRIECO; Chapter 5 Malaysian Unions in Political Crisis: Assessing the Impact of the Asian Contagion, MHINDERBHOPAL; Chapter 6 Tourism and Total Crisis in Indonesia: The Case of Bali, MICHAEL HITCHCOCK; Chapter 7 The International Expansion of Thailand’s Jasmine Group:Built on Shaky Ground?, PAVIDAPANANOND; Chapter 8 Downsizing the Thai Subsidiary Corporation: A Case Analysis, TIM G. ANDREWS; Chapter 9 Conclusion: ASEAN Economic and Institutional Development in Perspective, MHINDERBHOPAL, MICHAELHITCHCOCK; Index;


    Mhinder Bhopal, Michael Hitchcock