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Author Luo, Yadong.

Title International investment strategies in the People's Republic of China / Yadong Luo
Published Aldershot ; Brookfield, Vt. : Ashgate, [1998]


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Description xiii, 311 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Foreign Direct Investment in China: Patterns and Features. 1.1. Foreign Direct Investment: Worldwide Overview. 1.2. FDI in China: Patterns, Situations, and Features. 1.3. Review of FDI in China Over the Past Seventeen Years (1979-1996). 1.4. What is Happening Now? 1.5. Strategic Outlook -- Ch. 2. International Investment Environment in China. 2.1. Emerging Market Economy. 2.2. Market Demand. 2.3. Cost and Revenue-Related Environment. 2.4. Taxation Issues. 2.5. Legal Environment. 2.6. International Investment Strategies and Environment -- Ch. 3. Industry Selection Strategy in China. 3.1. Introduction. 3.2. Industrial Structure in China. 3.3. Industrial Policies Toward FDI in China. 3.4. Industry Profiles and Opportunities. 3.5. Critical Structural Attributes in China. 3.6. Empirical Analysis. 3.7. Implications for International Executives -- Ch. 4. Timing of Investment in China. 4.1. Introduction. 4.2. Conceptual Issues. 4.3. Economic Effects of Timing of Investment. 4.4. A Framework of Timing Strategy Formulation. 4.5. Survey Results from China. 4.6. Implications and Guidance for Foreign Investors -- Ch. 5. Project and Location Selection in China. 5.1. Conceptual Foundations. 5.2. Governmental Policies on Project and Location Selection. 5.3. Finding a Home: Some Advice. 5.4. Choosing the Right Project: Some Advice -- Ch. 6. Partner Selection in China. 6.1. Conceptual Foundations. 6.2. Strategic Attributes of Local Partners in China. 6.3. Organizational Attributes of Local Partners in China. 6.4. Financial Attributes of Local Partners in China. 6.5. Empirical Evidence. 6.6. Implicationa for International Executives. 6.7. Sources for Identifying Chinese Partners. 6.8. Conclusion -- Ch. 7. Network Cultivation in China. 7.1. Understanding Concept and Importance of Guanxi. 7.2. Grasping Principles of Guanxi. 7.3. Comprehending Philosophies of Guanxi. 7.4. Appraising Economic Rationale of Guanxi. 7.5. Appraising the Difference between Guanxi and Western Networking. 7.6. Integrating Organizational Dynamics with Guanxi. 7.7. Aligning Foreign Investment Decisions with Guanxi. 7.8. Constructing Own Guanxi Network. 7.9. Searching Right People. 7.10. Linking Guanxi with Performance -- Ch. 8. Entry Mode Selection and Sharing Arrangements in China. 8.1. Introduction. 8.2. Entry Mode 1: Equity Joint Ventures. 8.3. Entry Mode 2: Wholly Foreign-Owned Enterprises. 8.4. Entry Mode 3: Contractual Joint Ventures. 8.5. Entry Mode 4: Umbrella Companies. 8.6. Entry Mode 5: Acquiring Existing Firms. 8.7. Entry Mode 6: Representative Offices. 8.8. Entry Mode 7: Other Options. 8.9. Some Advice to International Executives. 8.10. Financial Comparison Between EJVs and WFOEs. 8.11. Sharing Arrangement in China. App. 1. Sample Contract for International Joint Venture Formation -- App. 2. List of China's Foreign Investment Laws and Regulations -- App. 3. The Law of the People's Republic of China on Sino-Foreign Equity Joint Ventures -- App. 4. The Law of the People's Republic of China on Sino-Foreign Cooperative Joint Ventures -- App. 5. Law of the People's Republic of China on Enterprises Operated Exclusively with Foreign Capital -- App. 6. Provisions of the State Council of the People's Republic of China for the Encouragement of Foreign Investment -- App. 7. Income Tax Law of the People's Republic of China for Foreign-Invested Enterprises -- App. 8. Notice of the State Council on Regulations of Value-Added, Excise, Business, and other Taxes Applicable to Foreign-Invested Enterprises -- App. 9. Supplementary Provisions of the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperations Concerning the Implementing Rules on Confirmation and Examination of Export-Oriented and Technologically-Advanced Foreign-Invested Enterprises -- App. 10. Patent Law of the People's Republic of China -- App. 11. Implementation Rules for International Copyright Treaties
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Investments, Foreign -- China.
LC no. 98006529
ISBN 1840140267