Intercultural Economic Policy

  • Rongxing Guo


Since the end of the Cold War era, the study of intercultural relations has become one of the most popular topics in the field of global politics and economics. In this last chapter, intercultural economics sets out to include more practical issues. The tips highlighting negotiation differences in nine distinct cultures (African, Arabic, Chinese, Eastern European, Western European, Japanese, Indian, Latin American, and North American) are provided. It should be noted that although the various cultural groups in the world have some commonalties, it is unlikely that the cultural universalism would become a possibility in the foreseen future. Surely, it is time to learn how to let cultural diversity lead not to the clash of cultures, but to the peaceful coexistence and creativity!


World Value Survey Business Negotiation Intercultural Relation Cultural Universalism Creative Diversity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Regional Science Association of China at Peking UniversityBeijingChina

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