Cultural Influences On Economic Analysis: Theory and Empirical Evidence

Hardcover | November 17, 2006

byRongxing Guo

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This book examines the influences of various cultural factors on economic analyses that could be misrepresented by existing economic theories. The book's most significant contribution is the measuring of cultural diversity and bilateral similarity indexes of the existing 200 or more countries and regions, as well as to quantify their impacts on economic activities. This book also clarifies conditions under which cultural difference may not become a cause of misunderstanding and conflict, but a source of creativity and profitability for economic development.

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This book examines the influences of various cultural factors on economic analyses that could be misrepresented by existing economic theories. The book's most significant contribution is the measuring of cultural diversity and bilateral similarity indexes of the existing 200 or more countries and regions, as well as to quantify their i...

RONGXING GUO has worked and taught at Korea University, Korea, FEEM, Italy, Trier University, Germany, CUMT, China, Peking University, China and ANU, Australia. He has received research grants from many national and international organizations, including the NSF, GDN, EADN and IBM. His recent books include Handbook of International Dis...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 8.73 × 5.59 × 0.78 inPublished:November 17, 2006Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230018998

ISBN - 13:9780230018990

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Table of Contents

List of Boxes * List of Figures * List of Tables * Acknowledgements * Notes from the Author * Introduction * Concepts and Facts * Culture as a Tool for Economic Analysis * Multicultural Economic Comparisons and Differences * Causes for Intercultural Economic Differences * A Contribution to Economic Growth in Culturally Diverse Nations * Cultural Influences on International Economic Analysis (I) * Cultural Influences on International Economic Analysis (II) * Location, Size and Political Economy of Cultures * Globalization, Conflict Management and Culture * Epilogue * Appendices * Bibliography * Index