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Title Changing roles of state intervention in services in an era of open international markets / edited by Yair Aharoni
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, ©1997


Description 1 online resource (xxxv, 333 pages) : illustrations
Series SUNY series in international management
SUNY series in international management.
Contents Introduction: To Liberalize or to Protect? A Major Dilemma for Governments / Yair Aharoni -- Ch. 1. Changing Role of Government in Services / Yair Aharoni -- Ch. 2. Governmental Intervention in Services: A Cultural Specificity/Information Technology Framework / Karin Fladmoe-Lindquist -- Ch. 3. Effects of Regionalism on Industrial Policies / Jack N. Behrman -- Ch. 4. The Political and Fiscal Logic of Service Privatization in Developing Countries / William Ascher -- Ch. 5. Privatization and Deregulation of Telecommunications: The Latin American Experience / Ravi Ramamurti -- Ch. 6. Advertising Services in an Era of Open International Markets / Peter Daniels -- Ch. 7. The Changing International Insurance Industry / Nicos Scordis and Frances Katrishen -- Ch. 8. Management Consulting / Yair Aharoni -- Ch. 9. Home Countries' Effects on the Competitive Position of Advertising Agencies: Contrasting Success and Failure / Lilachi Nachum
Summary This book examines the globalization of the service industry and the radical alteration that this has caused to the role of government. It will be helpful to managers in service industries who wish to learn more about changes in the environment in which they operate, and it also is essential reading for government officials who deal with the services sector. Written by some of the most knowledgeable experts in the field, the book surveys the structure and evolution of several industries and evaluates the different governmental roles that each has necessitated
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT General Agreement on Trade in Services (1994 April 15) -- Congresses
General Agreement on Trade in Services (1994 April 15) fast (OCoLC)fst01774028
Subject Service industries -- Government policy -- Congresses
International business enterprises -- Congresses
Free trade -- Congresses
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industries -- General.
Free trade.
International business enterprises.
Service industries -- Government policy.
Business & Economics.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Aharoni, Yair
ISBN 0585076618