Suche ›

Through the Eyes of Tiger Cubs

Views of Asia's Next Generation

Wiley, J,
E-Book ( EPUB mit Adobe DRM )
In Ihrem Land nicht verfügbar


What will Asia look like ten years from now? Find out by takinga look through the eyes of the Asia's next generation ofleaders
Following economic booms in Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea,and Taiwan--the four Asian Tigers--attention has shiftedto success stories in other Asian economies. However, a number ofchallenges have also emerged that could threaten the region'sdevelopment over the next decade.
Through the Eyes of Tiger Cubs offers a unique glimpseinto the younger generation's view of Asia's future. It draws onthe perspective of more than 80 visionary young Asians, who haveidentified the key issues and who see innovative solutions forareas as diverse as education and labor markets, demographics andhealthcare, energy and the environment, and governance andgeopolitics.
The book's insights are based on a collection of think-piecesfrom a broad range of young Asians--the result of acompetition organized by the Asia Business Council, Timemagazine, the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the NationalUniversity of Singapore, as well as additional research by theCouncil. The book is unique in that it:
* Provides a viewpoint in contrast to the usual perspective ofbusinesses, governments, economists, and journalists
* Brings together the responses of almost a hundred young Asianthinkers to the questions "What is the biggest challenge facingAsia over the next ten years?" "Why?" and "What should be doneabout it?"
* Offers policy makers, business leaders, and others who areconcerned about the future of Asia a unique glimpse into theyounger generation's vision
The next generation has a high stake in ensuring Asia'slong-term growth. Gain a unique perspective on how the leaders oftomorrow see the future.


Titel: Through the Eyes of Tiger Cubs
Autoren/Herausgeber: Mark L. Clifford, Janet Pau
Ausgabe: 1. Auflage

ISBN/EAN: 9781118094648

Seitenzahl: 208
Produktform: E-Book
Sprache: Englisch

Mark L. Clifford is Executive Director of the HongKong-based Asia Business Council. Before joining the Council in2007, he spent 25 years in journalism, mostly in Asia. Cliffordpreviously was editor-in-chief of the South China MorningPost; prior to that he was publisher and editor-in-chief ofThe Standard and had senior positions with BusinessWeek and the Far Eastern Economic Review. Clifford isthe recipient of numerous prizes for his reporting, including theOverseas Press Club Award for best foreign business reporting forhis coverage, as part of a Business Week team, of the Asianfinancial crisis. He is an honors graduate of the University ofCalifornia, Berkeley and was a Walter Bagehot Fellow at ColumbiaUniversity in 1986-1987. He is a member of the Council on ForeignRelations.
Janet Pau is program director of the Asia BusinessCouncil, where she leads research, publications, and memberinitiatives on a variety of topics related to Asia?s economicdevelopment and competitiveness. Before joining the Council, Ms.Pau was Manager at A.T. Kearney?s Global Business Policy Council inWashington, D.C., where she did strategy consulting projects forcorporate and government clients around the world and co-authored avariety of the firm's flagship publications. She obtained a BA fromYale University and an MPP from Harvard University. - Newsletter
Möchten Sie sich für den Newsletter anmelden?

Bitte geben Sie eine gültige E-Mail-Adresse ein.
Lieber nicht