11 Tables, black and white; 8 Illustrations, color; XI, 127 p. 8 illus. in color.
Table Of Contents
Introduction.- The Motorcycle Industry: The Global Context and the Vietnamese Case.- Literature Review.- Conceptual Framework.- Methodology.- Local Suppliers' Capability Building: Attainment and Trajectory.- Learning Models in Japanese and Vietnamese-Chinese Chains up to the Early 2000s: An Aggregated Analysis of Learning Events.- Evolution of the Two Learning Models (2005-2008): In-depth Analysis of Selected Suppliers.- Conclusion.
Mai Fujita is Deputy Director at Southeast Asian Studies Department II, Area Studies Center at the Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization. Her research interests include economic and industrial development in Vietnam and East/Southeast Asian economies, with particular focus on the development and transformation of local manufacturing industry in the context of globalisation.