Managing International Connectivity, Diversity of Learning and Changing Labour Markets

East Asian Perspectives

  • Ka Ho Mok

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Recent Trends and Development

  3. Managing Global Competition and Regional Responses

  4. International Connectivity and Managing Diversity in Student Learning

  5. Managing Labour Market Changes and Employment

About this book


This book examines how major Asian cities have enhanced their global competitiveness by transforming their higher education systems to equip their graduates with global competence. It primarily focuses on policy implications and urban governance, especially comparing how governments are responding to the growing challenges of international connectivity and are managing the diversity of populations resulting from an increasingly globalized world.


diversity of learning entrepreneurship and higher education higher education development in asia higher education systems international connectivity internationalizing higher education regional connectivity students' global competence urban governance

Editors and affiliations

  • Ka Ho Mok
    • 1
  1. 1.Lingnan University Hong KongHong Kong

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Education
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-1734-6
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-1736-0
  • Series Print ISSN 2365-6352
  • Series Online ISSN 2365-6360
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