Asian SMEs


Local Entrepreneurship and Internationalisation of SMEs in Asia; Chapter outline deadline 15 Sep 2007

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We are preparing a collection of papers on local entrepreneurship and internationalisation of SMEs in Asia. We invite you to participate in this exciting venture with us.

Please see below our list of Asian countries. If you are an expert in any country, you are welcome to submit your two pages chapter outline to before 15 September 2007.

Accepted outlines will be invited to submit their final chapter before 30 March, 2008.

Chapters must be strictly under 4000 words, including tables and references. Headings for each chapter to be identical as following.

  1. Introduction to Country X
  2. Government Policy on SMEs & Entrepreneurship in Country X
  3. The Environment for Entrepreneurship & the State of Small Business in Country X
  4. Internationalisation of Entrepreneurs and SMEs from country X
  5. Conclusion

Very best regards,

Leo Dana, Isabell Welpe, Vanessa Ratten and Mary Han

List of countries below

Chapter Number
Potential author
Email address

  1. Afghanistan
  2. Armenia
  3. Azerbaijan
  4. Bahrain
  5. Bangladesh
  6. Bhutan
  7. Brunei
  8. Burma
  9. Cambodia
  10. China
  11. Georgia
  12. India
  13. Indonesia
  14. Iran
  15. Iraq
  16. Israel
  17. Japan
  18. Jordan
  19. Kazakhstan
  20. Kuwait
  21. Kyrgyzstan
  22. Laos
  23. Lebanon
  24. Maldives
  25. Malaysia
  26. Mongolia
  27. Myanmar
  28. Nepal
  29. North Korea
  30. Oman
  31. Pakistan
  32. Palestine
  33. Philippines
  34. Qatar
  35. Russia
  36. Saudi Arabia
  37. Singapore
  38. South Korea
  39. Sri Lanka
  40. Syria
  41. Taiwan
  42. Tajikistan
  43. Thailand
  44. Turkey
  45. Turkmenistan
  46. United Arab Emirates
  47. Uzbekistan
  48. Vietnam
  49. Yemen

End of list.

Kind regards,

Mary Han
Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship and Strategy
Division Chair, ASAC International Business Division
Division Chair, ASAC Entrepreneurship and Family Business Division
John Dobson ACE Fellow

Ryerson University
School of Business Management
Mailing Address:
575 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2C5
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2C3
Tel: 416-979-5000 ext 6379 Fax: 416-979-5266