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Governance in immigrant family businesses : enterprise, ethnicity and family dynamics

Author: Daphne Halkias; Christian Adendorff
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, UK : Gower, [2014]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Conservative estimates put the proportion of worldwide business enterprises owned or managed by families at 65%. The importance of family businesses to the economies of both developed and developing countries cannot be ignored. Governance in Immigrant Family Businesses is an important book, it explores the relationship between ethnic cultural influence in family businesses and its impact on corporate governance,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Cross-cultural studies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Halkias, Daphne.
Governance in immigrant family businesses
(DLC) 2013042242
(OCoLC)862928836
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daphne Halkias; Christian Adendorff
ISBN: 9781409445586 1409445585
OCLC Number: 880878170
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; About the Authors; Notes on Case Study Contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 The Immigrant Family Business in Today's Global Marketplace; Case Study: The al-Awadhi Brothers: The Story of Two Emirati Entrepreneurs; 2 The Family and the Business; Case Study: A Family Restaurant Blends Cuisines across Cultures; 3 The Impact of Culture on Immigrant Entrepreneurship; Case Study: An Immigrant Entrepreneurial Culture is Born: The Greeks of South Africa; 4 The Immigrant Family Business: Defining Concepts. Case Study: An Entrepreneurial Immigrant Family in ColombiaCase Study: Domenico Napoli: An Italian Immigrant Entrepreneur in America; 5 Family Dynamics Impacting Governance and Sustainability of Immigrant Family Businesses; Case Study: Transfield and Tenix; Case Study: It's a Sweet Life; 6 Entrepreneurship Issues Impacting Good Governance within the Immigrant Family Business; Case Study: Good Governance within the Immigrant Family Business: Y.K. Crystal Ltd; 7 Cultural and Family Dynamics in the Governance of Immigrant Businesses. Case Study: Governing the Asian Family Business: Entrepreneurship and Aspiration8 The Sustainable Immigrant Family Business Model of Good Governance; Case Study: A Chinese Immigrant Family Business in Pakistan; 9 Epilogue: Discussion and Recommendations for Future Research; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: by Daphne Halkias and Christian Adendorff.

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This important book explores the relationship between ethnic cultural influence in family businesses and its impact on corporate governance - and thus ultimately on its survival and its contribution  Read more...

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'This detailed study offers long awaited concise solutions on the highly complex governance mechanism for immigrant families worldwide starting their business venture on their own.' CampdenFB, no. Read more...

 
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