1st Edition

Digital Transformation Management Challenges and Futures in the Asian Digital Economy

    290 Pages 35 B/W Illustrations
    by Routledge

    290 Pages 35 B/W Illustrations
    by Routledge

    This book addresses key topics related to organization design and knowledge management in the digital economy with organizational context, particularly in Asia. Asian nations are moving fast toward the digital economy, within which the role of organization design and knowledge management is crucial to support innovative and creative ideas for meeting huge market opportunities where customers are ready for digitalization.

    The book conceptualizes organization design into three dimensions, people, information, and technology, and offers readers a unique valued insight, bringing new perspectives to understanding emerging business opportunities and challenges in Asia. It presents a valuable collection of 14 chapters with empirical studies from leading researchers. The book addresses digital transformation in companies and organizations in Asia, analysing how disruptive technologies can help them have more efficient organization processes, create innovative products and services, be more resilient and achieve sustainable goals in the post-pandemic time. It fills a gap in the market offering a valuable collection of chapters that combines strategic topics for companies, organizations and nations today, such as digital economy, disruptive technologies, big data and knowledge management, with a specific focus on the Asian region, providing rich examples and studies focused in countries and regions within Asia.

    Written for scholars, researchers and other specialists in digitalization, this book offers a unique collection of insights into the current and future situation in Asia.

    Chapter 1 - Digital Economy for Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) in the Asian context

    Yeoul Hwangbo

    Chapter 2 - Identifying Success Factors of Digital Transformation

    Ani Safwanah Bakar, Dayang Fatzainalutfiah Awang Ahmad, Norhafizzah Abdullah Sali, Mohammad Nabil Almunawar

    Chapter 3 - How Digital Transformation Connects Knowledge Exploration and Exploitation with Business Model Innovation: A Fintech Perspective

    Rossana Piccolo, Armando Papa, Veronica Scuotto, Manlio Del Giudice

    Chapter 4 - Is Digital Money an Alternative to Conventional Money in Pandemic in The Asian Emerging Economy Context?

    Rituparna Das, Harish Chandan, Mononita Kundu Das

    Chapter 5 - Impact of digital connectivity on ease of doing business: The Asian Experience Subhanil Banerjee, Shilpi Gupta

    Chapter 6 - Application of Knowledge Management and Digitalization in Islamic View

    Ahmad Rafiki

    Chapter 7 - Designing A Simple House of Knowledge Management

    Muhammad Mahreza Maulana, Arif Imam Suroso

    Chapter 8 - Enterprise Social Media as Knowledge Management System in Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)

    Fahmi Ibrahim, Muhamad Sanusi Hussin, Heru Susanto, Norazillah Abdullah

    Chapter 9 - The Risk Management of Cryptocurrencies based on the prediction of VaR and ES under the Quantum wave: Outlook for ASEAN countries

    Anuphak Saosaovaphak, Chukiat Chaiboonsri, Satawat Wannapan

    Chapter 10 - Developing Digital Business Ecosystem in Singapore

    Mun Heng TOH

    Chapter 11- P2P Lending & Philanthropy Platform: A New Face of Asian Digital Financial Inclusion (Evidence from Indonesia)

    Khairunnisa Musari

    Chapter 12- Antecedents of User Acceptance of Digital Banking Service: A Qualitative Study in Vietnam

    Bình Nghiêm-Phú, Thành Hýng Nguyễn

    Chapter 13- The Role of Usability in Business-to-Customer Digital Transaction on Multi-Service Platform in Indonesian E-Money Providers

    Dian Palupi Restuputri, Ilyas Masudin, Alfina Damayanti

    Chapter 14 - The Next Frontier towards Digital Sarawak: Advancing into the Future

    Chai Lee Goi


    Mohammad Nabil Almunawar is currently an Associate Professor at the School of Business and Economics, Universiti of Brunei Darussalam (UBDSBE), Brunei Darussalam. His overall research interests include applications of IT in management, e-business/commerce, digital marketplace/platform, digital business ecosystem, health informatics, information security, and cloud computing. Currently, he focuses his research on digital platforms and the digital business ecosystem. He published more than 100 papers in refereed journals, books, book chapters. He is an associate editor of Asian Business and Information Management (IJABIM) and a member of many editorial boards of international journals.

    Md Zahidul Islam is an Associate Professor at the School of Business and Economics at University Brunei Darussalam (UBD). His teaching and research interests focus on Strategic Management, Human Resource Management, and Knowledge Management. His research work has appeared in such a journal as International Journal of Information Management, Management Decision, Journal of Database Management, Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management and VINE: The Journal of Information and Knowledge Management Systems.

    Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos is a Professor in the Department of Business Administration in the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Oviedo, Spain. Her teaching and research interests focus on the areas of strategic management, knowledge management, intellectual capital, human resources management, and IT. She is Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management and also serves as Executive Editor of the International Journal of Learning and Intellectual. She is also the Editor-in-Chief of the book series titled Routledge Advances in Organizational Learning and Knowledge Management.