Chang, Joseph
November 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;11/5/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 17, p6
Trade Publication
The article offers the author's views on the changing trends in Japanese business sector. As stated, in 1980s Japan inspired corporate sector in the U.S. and Europe to adopt its management techniques and work ethics but the situation reversed in 1990s and the Japanese companies are now trying to instill Western corporate practices to boost shareholder value. He states that Japan now has opportunity to leverage its technology in chemicals and other industries to benefit from the boom in Asia.


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