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Author International Conference on Managing the Asian Century (2013 : Singapore)

Title Proceedings of the International Conference on Managing the Asian Century : ICMAC 2013 / Purnendu Mandal, editor.

Published Singapore : Springer, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xxiv, 644 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Notes International conference proceedings.
Contents Global Education -- Exporting Work-Integrated Learning to Asian Environment / Helga Nagy, Christine Bilsland, Philip Smith -- Asian-Australian Nexus: An Educational Challenge / Robbie Robertson, Anita Lundberg -- Using Eportfolios in Transnational Asian Campuses / Christine Bilsland -- International Higher Education: Reasons Students Choose Singapore / Robyn Anderson -- TCK Professional Development for International School Teachers in China / Yvonne McNulty, Margaret Carter -- GlobalNxt University: A New Paradigm in Transnational Education / Kanishka Bedi, Amy Wong -- Small Steps Towards Student-Centred Learning / George M Jacobs, Hwee Leng Toh-Heng -- The Competitive Advantage of Singapore Tertiary Education / John Vong ... [et al.] -- Transnational Psychology: A Case Study of South East Asia / Lennie Geerlings, Anita Lundberg, Claire Thompson --
Challenges in Teaching Tertiary English: Benefits of Action Research, Professional Reflection and Professional Development / Pamela Arumynathan, Boby S. Kappen -- MOOCs vs MMOGs / Chek Tien Tan -- The Evolution of Business Models in the Video Game Industry / Roberto Dillon, Ori Cohen -- Antecedents of Asia's Competitiveness -- Investigating Leadership Barriers in South-East Asia / Murray Prideaux -- Australian Connection in Asia: Australians Working in Singapore / Robyn Anderson -- Analysis of Key Factors to Develop an International Trade Policy of Thailand for Joining the Asean Economic Community (AEC) / Padcharee Phasuk, Jong-Wen Wann -- Antecedent Analysis of Indonesia's Creative City: The Case of Bandung / Adiwan Aritenang -- Work-Life Interventions: A Review on Balance, Harmony, and Creativity as an Indicator of Policy Effectiveness / Ong He Lu Calvin, Senthu Jeyaraj --
The Impact of I.T. Development Outsourcing on Worker Dynamics in Vietnam / Anna Shillabeer -- Development of an E-Health Strategic Framework for Vietnam / Anna Shillabeer -- Chinese Companies Enter the German Market; But are the Germans Prepared? / Rainer Lisowski -- Emerging Trends in Banking, Finance and Accounting -- Lower the Interest Burden for Microfinance / Carrie Lui, Insu Song, John Vong -- Environmental Performance Measurement and Evaluation for Manufacturing Organizations: A Review and Reflection / Parag Sen, Pradip Kumar Ray, Sadhan Kumar Ghosh -- Impact of Microfinance on Gender Equality in Indonesia / John Vong ... [et al.] -- Market Reaction and Investors' Behaviour to Earnings Announcement: Evidence from Indonesia Stock Exchange / Sandy Triady, Deddy P. Koesrindartoto -- Corporate Governance, Financial Distress, and Voluntary Disclosure / Christina Yuniasih Surya Dharma, Paskah Ika Nugroho --
The Strategic Focus of Management Control Systems: The use of Innovative and Organic Processes / Chris Durden -- Can Transformational Leadership Make a Difference in Banking Service ? / Nalin Abeysekera, Ananda Wickramasinghe -- Easy e-Money Syndrome: Challenges of Risk Management in Credit Card Industry in Sri Lanka / A. R. Waidyalankara, Helan Gamage -- Model of Lending Decisions on Small and Medium Enterprises: Case Study in the South of Sumatera / Maulana Ali -- New Paradigms in Banking / Madhavi Pethe, Sudha Subramaniam -- Determining the Factor Affecting Stock Investment Decision of Potential Women Investors in Indonesian / Linda Ariany Mahastanti, Edy Hariady -- Psychological Issues in Asia -- The Teenagers' Lifestyle of Popular Culture Fans / Livia Yuliawati -- Individual Differences in Statistics Anxiety Among Students in Singapore / Kia Hong Peter Chew, Denise B. Dillon --
Parental Influences on Young Adult Body Dissatisfaction and Disordered Eating: The Role of Gender / Samuel C. W. Chng, Daniel B. Fassnacht -- 'Feeling' (and Feeding) the Body: The role of Body and Emotional Awareness, Body Responsiveness, and Body Appreciation in Intuitive Eating / Sudev Suthendran, Daniel Fassnacht -- Smartphone Use and Work Related Wellbeing / Angela A. Q. See, Nicola Lasikiewicz -- Understanding Career Choice Among Asians: The Need For Indigenous Vocational Psychology? / Stefanus Suryono, Koong Hean Foo -- The Contradictory Nature of Vietnamese Society in Relation to Gender Equality / Ann McMillan -- Filial Parenting is Not Working! / Koong Hean Foo -- Borderless Psychology in South East Asia: History, Current State and Future Directions / Lennie Geerlings, Claire Thompson, Anita Lundberg -- Emerging Retail and Service Industries --
Job Satisfaction and Organizational Commitment--Retail Banking Services in Hong Kong / Macy Mei Chi Wong, Cheung Ronnie -- The Influence of Brand Image and Brand Attitude Toward Buying Interest (The Case of Garuda Indonesia and Lion Air) / Hendro Lukman, Stevanus Adree Cipto Setiawan -- The Effect of Product Quality and Service Quality Towards Customer Satisfaction and Customer Loyalty in Traditional Restaurants in East Java / Christina Esti Susanti -- The Importance of Attributes in Customers' Buying Decisions: A Case of Bridal Business / Chun Meng Tang -- Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation -- Inquisitiveness in Organisational Life: Finding Things in Unusual Places / Ananda Wickramasinghe, Helan R. Gamage, Ayon Chakraborty -- Profile of Entrepreneurs of SME Sector in Sri Lanka: Motivations, Perceived Success Factors and Problems / B. Nishantha, K. P. J. M. Pathirana --
Identification of Positive Deviance--Methodology Development / Ayon Chakraborty, Harshini Siriwardane -- Classification Based Reliability Growth Prediction on Data Generated by Multiple Independent Processes / Vishwas M Bhat, Rajesh P Mishra, Sainarayanan Sundarakrishna, Ayon Chakraborty -- South-Asian Way of Taking Entrepreneurial Risk / Helan Gamage -- Organizational Learning, Knowledge Management and Innovation Fusion / Preethi Kesavan -- Innovations in Entrepreneurship: The Experience of Indian Business / R. Satya Raju, Suneetha Rapaka -- Reflection of Ethicality in Business Practices: Perspectives of Sri Lankan Entrepreneurs / G D V Rupika Senadheera, Helan R Gamage, H D Karunaratne -- Innovation in Small and Medium-Sized Wood-Furniture Firms in Central Java, Indonesia / Amie Kusumawardhani, Grace McCarthy -- Systems Thinking and Systems Practices --
Foreign Direct Investment and Income Inequality in Developing Countries: A System Dynamics Approach / Pard Teekasap -- Exploring the World Through Systems Thinking / Piero Mella -- Innovative Strategies Layout in Recruiting / Jui-Chin Jiang, Yuan-Ju Chou -- Modelling and Managing Patient Flows in a Hospital Outpatient Environment / Papiya Bhattacharjee, Pradip Kumar Ray -- Tourism Initiatives, Relationships and Issues in Asia-Pacific -- Explore the Use of Visitors E-GATE System Intention / Tsung-Ying Yu, Po-Tsang Huang -- Major Sporting Events and National Pride: A Comparison Between the London 2012 Olympics and Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games / H. K. Leng, H. Hopfl -- Drivers of Green Market Orientation of the Hotel Sector in Sri Lanka / G. D. Samarasinghe, F. J. Ahsan -- Singapore's Ability to Maintain Destination Competitiveness Through Integrated Resorts (IRs) / Derrick Lee, Abhishek Bhati, Laurie Murphy -- Visitor Interest in Heritage Railways of Asia / Josephine Pryce, Taha Chaiechi, Abhishek Bhati --
"Tourists' 'Me Time' in Asian Spas" / Jenny H. Panchal -- Managing Graffiti at Tourist Attractions / K. Thirumaran -- Shopping Experience and Their Influence on Satisfaction in Australia and Indonesia / Tjong Budisantoso, Teik Toe Teoh -- General Topics -- Family Ownership and Board Independence, Evidence from Thailand / Parichart Rachapradit -- A Study on Supply Chain Sustainability in Asia / Purnendu Mandal, Ayon Chakraborty -- To Hire Foreign Talents or Groom Locals? The Singaporean Workforce Dilemma / Crystal Tang Jieyi, Koong Hean Foo -- Trust or Cultural Distance--Which Has More Influence in Global Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Adoption? / Kallol Bagchi, Purnendu Mandal, Khendum Choden -- A Critical Review of Cultural Stereotypes Underpinning Research on Self-Construal and Cognitive Dissonance / Jamie J.Y. Lee, Senthu Jeyaraj -- Issues in Transnational Higher Education Regulation in Vietnam / George Nguyen, Anna Shillabeer.
Summary 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
Notes Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed January 20, 2014).
Other author Mandal, Purnendu, editor of compilation.
Subject Management -- Asia -- Congresses.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industrial Management
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Management Science
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Organizational Behavior
Electronic books.
Variant Title ICMAC 2013
ISBN 9789814560610 (electronic bk.)
9814560618 (electronic bk.)
Standard Number 10.1007/978-981-4560-61-0