Smart Technologies for Smart Nations

Perspectives from the Asia-Pacific Region

  • Purnendu Mandal
  • John Vong

Part of the Managing the Asian Century book series (MAAC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Technologies in Service

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. John Vong, Purnendu Mandal, Insu Song
      Pages 3-18
    3. Karl Putnam, Belal Abdelfattah, Kallol Bagchi, Gary P. Braun
      Pages 19-30
    4. Purnendu Mandal, John Vong, Insu Song
      Pages 45-55
  3. Technologies in Education

  4. Technologies in Improving Work Environment

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 225-228

About this book


This book emphasizes the need for new directions and approaches for social and economic development in the emerging nations of the Asia-Pacific region through the use of Smart Technologies. It takes a holistic view of socio-economic and technical developments taking place through ASEAN and South Asia. Compared to practices in the 20th century, the use of Smart Technologies is likely to have a faster and greater impact on emerging nations (Smart Nations). Smart Technologies for Smart Nations: Perspectives from the Asia-Pacific Region is core reading for academics, professionals, and policymakers interested in technological developments in ASEAN and South Asia.


Economic Integration through Human Development in ASEAN Emerging Nations Holistic Vew to Socio-Economic and Technical Developments Smart Technologies Social, Economic and Technological Development Supply Chain Management in ASEAN Sustainable Development in ASEAN

Editors and affiliations

  • Purnendu Mandal
    • 1
  • John Vong
    • 2
  1. 1.Lamar UniversityBeaumontUSA
  2. 2.Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of SingaporeSingaporeSingapore

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