Smes In Asian Developing Countries by Tulus Tahi Hamonangan TambunanSmes In Asian Developing Countries by Tulus Tahi Hamonangan Tambunan

Smes In Asian Developing Countries

byTulus Tahi Hamonangan Tambunan

Hardcover | August 28, 2009

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SMEs in Asian Developing Countries is about the development of small and medium size enterprises (SMEs) in Asian developing countries beginning with the discussion of the importance and main characteristics of SMEs in the region. Based on key literature and the countries most recent data, the book then presents and discusses current development of SMEs (e. G. Growth in units and output, GDP contribution, sectoral concentration and export) in a number of countries including China, India, Pakistan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Nepal, Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam and Vietnam. SMEs in Asian Developing Countries also touches on some important development related issues, such as the effect of trade liberalization on local SMEs, the main development constraints facing enterprises, their competitiveness, their ability to innovate and the transfer of technology from large enterprises. This includes multinational companies to local SMEs, the degree of female involvement as entrepreneurs in SMEs and the connected constraints.

TULUS TAMBUNAN is Professor of Economics in Trisakti University, Indonesia. He has published several books on SMEs, including The Role of Small Scale Industries in Rural Economic Development; Development of Small-Scale Industries During the New Order Government in Indonesia; and Development of SMEs in Indonesia from the Asia-Pacific P...
Title:Smes In Asian Developing CountriesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:319 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:August 28, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230230377

ISBN - 13:9780230230378


Table of Contents

Introduction * SME Development Pattern: A Theoretical Consideration * Recent Development: An Overview * Export Performance and Effects of Trade Liberalization * Competitiveness and Transfer of Technology * Development Constraints * Women Entrepreneurs in SMEs * References