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The Resource Organization design for international construction business, Lu Chang Peh, Sui Pheng Low, (electronic book)

Organization design for international construction business, Lu Chang Peh, Sui Pheng Low, (electronic book)

Label
Organization design for international construction business
Title
Organization design for international construction business
Statement of responsibility
Lu Chang Peh, Sui Pheng Low
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The book explains how Gravitational Distance and the System of Cities influence transnational construction-related firms when they venture overseas. The study presented in the book internalizes the characteristics of home and foreign cities, and of transnational firms, to develop situational business strategies and organization designs in terms of Strategy, Structure, Systems, Leadership Style, Firm's Skills, Staff's characteristics, Shared Values and Supply Chain. The book presents the findings of surveys and interviews with managers and professionals in eight different Asian cities
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Peh, Lu Chang
Dewey number
624.068
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD9715.A2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Low, Sui Pheng
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  • Construction industry
  • Organization
  • Construction industry
  • Organization
  • Strategic planning
Label
Organization design for international construction business, Lu Chang Peh, Sui Pheng Low, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction -- Flight-time, geographical distance and related issues -- Core and peripheral system of cities -- Internationalization of Singaporean A/E firms -- Business strategies and organization design -- Theoretical and conceptual framework -- Research design and methodology -- Data collation and results -- Background of internationalizing construction firms and cities -- Findings and synthesis of themes -- CBR-DSS and validation -- Conclusion
Control code
SPR823728204
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (350 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783642351648
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Organization design for international construction business, Lu Chang Peh, Sui Pheng Low, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction -- Flight-time, geographical distance and related issues -- Core and peripheral system of cities -- Internationalization of Singaporean A/E firms -- Business strategies and organization design -- Theoretical and conceptual framework -- Research design and methodology -- Data collation and results -- Background of internationalizing construction firms and cities -- Findings and synthesis of themes -- CBR-DSS and validation -- Conclusion
Control code
SPR823728204
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (350 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783642351648
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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