Entrepreneurship and Taiwan's Economic Dynamics

  • Fu-Lai Tony Yu

About this book

Introduction

Taiwan's economic success is well known and considered to be one of the "East Asian Miracles" by the World Bank. This book examines the contributions of dynamic entrepreneurs to the economic development of Taiwan. It adopts Austrian theories of entrepreneurship and market process as a major analytical framework. Specifically, it focuses on knowledge and coordination problems. It examines how entrepreneurs identify and pursue profit opportunities, and how their efforts have enhanced Taiwan's economic dynamics. This book sheds new light on the economic development of Taiwan.

Keywords

Austrian Economics Chinese Family Business Corporate Strategies Economic Development Entrepreneurship Innovation Taiwan

Authors and affiliations

  • Fu-Lai Tony Yu
    • 1
  1. 1., Department of Economics and FinanceHong Kong Shue Yan UniversityHong KongChina, People's Republic

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-28264-5
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-28263-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-28264-5
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