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The rise of the corporate economy in Southeast Asia / Raj Brown
Bib ID 3915422
Format BookBook
Author
Brown, Rajeswary Ampalavanar, 1943-
 
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Description London : Routledge, 2006 
xviii, 388 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780415395595
0415395593
Series

Routledge studies in the growth economies of Asia (2005) ; 69

Summary

"This book surveys the growth of large corporations in Southeast Asia, focusing in particular on corporate organization, methods of finance, the business environment and corporate governance. It details the different phases of corporate and financial development, particularly liberalization and globalization from the mid-1980s, the 1997 crisis, and subsequent attempts at liberalization and the reform of corporate governance."--BOOK JACKET.

Full contents
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Indonesian conglomerates : ownership, concentration, crisis and restructuring
  • 3. Irrational exuberance : the fatal conceit of financial capitalism in contemporary Indonesia
  • 4. Indonesian corporations, cronyism and corruption
  • 5. Malaysian banking : organizational control and corporate governance
  • 6. Capital structure puzzle : the Hong Leong group in Malaysia
  • 7. Renong : privatization bliss and globalization
  • 8. The emergence and development of singapore as a regional/international financial centre
  • 9. Dead calm : state entrepreneurship in Singapore : prospects for regional economic power
  • 10. Thai financial institutions : concentration, crisis and restructuring
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Corporations -- Southeast Asia.  |  Corporations -- Southeast Asia -- Case studies.  |  Corporations -- Southeast Asia -- Growth.  |  Southeast Asia -- Economic policy.

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