Have Japanese Firms Changed?: The Lost Decade by H. MiyoshiHave Japanese Firms Changed?: The Lost Decade by H. Miyoshi

Have Japanese Firms Changed?: The Lost Decade

EditorH. Miyoshi, Y. Nakata

Hardcover | November 17, 2010

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If we ask simply whether Japanese business has changed, our answer must be an unequivocal yes and this is answered with a primary focus on technology, the traditional source of Japan's strong competitiveness. But if we ask whether Japanese firms have also changed in any substantive ways we must accept a less sanguine conclusion.
TATEO ARIMOTO Director-General of the Research Institute of Science and Technology for Society (RISTEX) and Deputy Director-General of the Centre for R&D Strategy in the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) CLAIR BROWN Professor of Economics and Director of the Centre for Work, Technology and Society, IRLE at UC Berkeley, USA ...
Title:Have Japanese Firms Changed?: The Lost DecadeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:288 pagesPublished:November 17, 2010Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230250211

ISBN - 13:9780230250215


Table of Contents

Introduction; H.Miyoshi & Y.Nakata The Evolution of Japan''s Semiconductor Industry: Searching for Global Advantage; C.Brown & G.Linden The Japanese Enterprise Software Industry: An Evolutionary and Comparative Perspective; R.E.Cole & S.Fushimi The Evolution of Japan''s Human-Resource Management; M.Ishida & A.Sato Have Japanese Engineers Changed?; Y.Nakata & S.Miyazaki Strategic Alliances in the Japanese Economy: Types, Critiques, Embeddedness and Change; J.R.Lincoln & E.W.Choi R&D Management in Japanese Manufacturing Firms: Technology Trade, R&D Outsourcing, and Joint R&D; A.Kawaura & D.Miyamoto Foreign Direct Investment and Management in Japan: The Impact of Japanese Corporations'' Foreign Direct Investment Strategies on Managerial Decisions and Corporate Performance in Japan: An Analysis Based on Corporate-Level Microdata; J.Ma Why Do Japanese Companies File Patents in China? Empirical Findings from Japanese Firm-level Data; Y.Nakata & X.Zhang Changing Ownership and Governance Innovation: Japanese Enterprises in Transition; A.M.Colpan, T.Hikino & T.Yoshikawa Why Do Japanese Companies Issue Stock Options? Behind the Introduction of Stock Options in Japan: Theory of Shareholder Sovereignty vs. Theory of Managerial Sovereignty; H.Miyoshi & T.Nakao Automotive Technology Policy in Japan; M.Kii, H.Miyoshi & M.Sano Science and Technology Policy in Japan; T.Arimoto