- Captures a balanced view of how organizations and leaders are coping with the pressures of globalization
- Identifies both challenges and notable practices facing organizations
- Provides a useful template for companies managing change within South Asia and other emerging economies
List of figures and tables
Abbreviations and glossary of terms
About the editors
About the contributors
Chapter 1: The changing context of South Asian economies
Transformation and complexity in South Asia
The importance of learning
Purpose and structure of the book
Contributions to this volume
Chapter 2: Gendered contexts and globalization in South Asia
Restraining ideology and gender
Is globalization improving gender equality?
Gender and institutional change
Strategies for East meets West
Chapter 3: A catalyst for globalization and knowledge flows: the South Asian diaspora
Introduction to diasporas
What is diaspora?
Overview of South Asian diasporas
Roles played by modern diasporas
Major diaspora organizations
Diasporas and economic development
Evolving issues for diasporas
Chapter 4: Anatomy of corruption in South Asia
Corruption in South Asia
Globalization, socioeconomic development, and corruption
The role of democracy
The role of national culture
Globalization and learning
Chapter 5: Management and culture in South Asia
The nature of management and cultural change in South Asia
Multinationals as change agents
Organizations setting global trends
How widespread are the changes?
What can be learned from South Asian organizations?
What can South Asian organizations learn from other organizations globally?
Chapter 6: Globali
"Khiliji …and Rowley…present eight chapters that analyze contemporary business practices and challenges in South Asia. Topics include globalization and the changing context of South Asian economies, gendered contexts and globalization in South Asia, the South Asian diaspora as a catalyst for globalization and knowledge flows, the anatomy of corruption in South Asia, the nature of management and cultural change,…"--ProtoView.com, February 2014