The People Link: Human Resource Linkages Across The Pacific

Edited by A.E. Safarian and Wendy Dobson

© 1997

This volume is the third in a series that examines Canada's economic relationships with the countries of East Asia. The purpose of this volume is to illuminate the links among the peoples of the region that Canadians needs to understand when doing business abroad or cooperating with East Asians in North America. The book's six papers examine the role of culture in institutional similarities and differences, both within East Asia and between East Asia and the west, the impact immigrants have on the receiving economy, the role of education and human capital in economic growth, and the role international linkages like trade, investment, cooperation and immigration play in the spread of knowledge. 

Continue Reading Read Less

Product Details

  • Series: HSBC Bank Canada Papers on Asia
  • Division: Scholarly Publishing
  • World Rights
  • Page Count: 188 pages
  • Dimensions: 6.0in x 0.0in x 9.0in
Product Formats

SaveUP TO 9239

Book Formats

SKU# SP004723

  • PUBLISHED NOV 1997

    From: $18.71

    Regular Price: $24.95

    ISBN 9780802081261
  • PUBLISHED DEC 1997

    From: $20.21

    Regular Price: $26.95

Quick Overview

The purpose of this volume is to illuminate the links among the peoples of the region that Canadians needs to understand when doing business abroad or cooperating with East Asians in North America.

The People Link: Human Resource Linkages Across The Pacific

Edited by A.E. Safarian and Wendy Dobson

© 1997

This volume is the third in a series that examines Canada's economic relationships with the countries of East Asia. The purpose of this volume is to illuminate the links among the peoples of the region that Canadians needs to understand when doing business abroad or cooperating with East Asians in North America. The book's six papers examine the role of culture in institutional similarities and differences, both within East Asia and between East Asia and the west, the impact immigrants have on the receiving economy, the role of education and human capital in economic growth, and the role international linkages like trade, investment, cooperation and immigration play in the spread of knowledge. 

Continue Reading Read Less

Product Details

  • Series: HSBC Bank Canada Papers on Asia
  • Division: Scholarly Publishing
  • World Rights
  • Page Count: 188 pages
  • Dimensions: 6.0in x 0.0in x 9.0in
  • Author Information

    A.E. Safarian is a professor emeritus in the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto.



    Wendy Dobson is Professor and Director, Centre for International Business, University of Toronto.

By the Same Author(s)