Proceedings of the International Conference on Managing the Asian Century

ICMAC 2013

  • Purnendu Mandal

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXIV
  2. Global Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Helga Nagy, Christine Bilsland, Philip Smith
      Pages 3-12
    3. Robbie Robertson, Anita Lundberg
      Pages 13-21
    4. Christine Bilsland
      Pages 23-30
    5. George M Jacobs, Hwee Leng Toh-Heng
      Pages 55-64
    6. John Vong, Insu Song, Nguyen Tan Phat, Huynh Khanh Linh, Channary Ou
      Pages 65-71
    7. Lennie Geerlings, Anita Lundberg, Claire Thompson
      Pages 73-79
    8. Chek Tien Tan
      Pages 89-99
    9. Roberto Dillon, Ori Cohen
      Pages 101-108
  3. Antecedents of Asia’s Competitiveness

About these proceedings


This volume presents the refereed papers given at the International Conference on Managing the Asian Century, held in Singapore in July 2013. The proceedings of this conference include original papers contributed by researchers from many countries on different continents. The papers cover multi-disciplinary areas such as management, the social sciences, development economics, banking & finance, engineering management, and education, all in connection with the development of countries in Asia. Further, the papers are based on the 9 tracks at the conference:

  • Transnational Education
  • Antecedents of Asia’s Competitiveness
  • Emerging Trends in Banking, Finance and Accounting
  • Business and Revenue Models in the Gaming Industry
  • Psychological Issues in Asia
  • Emerging Retail and Service Industries
  • Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation
  • Systems Thinking and Systems Practices
  • Tourism Initiatives, Relationships and Issues in the Asia-Pacific Region


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Editors and affiliations

  • Purnendu Mandal
    • 1
  1. 1.James Cook UniversitySingaporeSingapore

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-981-4560-60-3
  • Online ISBN 978-981-4560-61-0
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