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Tobacco Industry Youth Smoking Prevention Programs: Protecting the Industry and Hurting Tobacco Control

Anne Landman, Pamela M. Ling, Stanton A. Glantz
2002 American Journal of Public Health  
Industry programs portray smoking as an adult choice and fail to discuss how tobacco advertising promotes smoking or the health dangers of smoking.  ...  The industry started these programs in the 1980s to forestall legislation that would restrict industry activities.  ...  Acknowledgments This work was supported by the American Lung Association of Colorado, the National Institutes of Health (grant T32 MH-19105), and the National Cancer Institute (grant CA-87472).  ... 
doi:10.2105/ajph.92.6.917 pmid:12036777 pmcid:PMC1447482 fatcat:rrv2bzfvcnfttpx6ogcwdul5se

Electronic commerce in Greater China

Charles V. Trappey, Amy J.C. Trappey
2001 Industrial management & data systems  
The shortage of existing e-commerce solutions from which to model new systems is a serious concern among Taiwan companies.  ...  development B A small region with international shipping companies already participating in the market activities B A small region with international shipping companies already participating  ... 
doi:10.1108/02635570110394617 fatcat:tgkazpszozhrdddw5s4rnloez4

A University-Industry Collaboration Case Study: Intel Real-Time Multi-View Face Detection Capstone Design Projects

Bohua Gan Vincent Chang
2018 Zenodo  
This paper is a longitudinal case study following three Intel-sponsored multi-view real-time face detection CDP teams with 15 undergraduate students during 2013 and 2014.  ...  Of these corporations, Intel was the first sponsor, having funded 21 projects and mentored 105 students over four consecutive years.  ...  Second, the authors thank Haoyang Chen, Guoxing Li, Zichao Fu, XinyiGuo, Sen Cao, Zhang Chen, Jifan Zhu, Xingmo Liu, Lili Su, Bochun Zhang, Shaoqing Zhu, and Bowen Hong for their effort in participating  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1227674 fatcat:47fcr7cflzeurhabsljcsld52e

Tourism, creative industries and exports sustainability: An international comparative study

Kamal K. Jawad Al-Shimari, Hasan Kareem Hamzh, Sundus Hameed Alktrani
2019 African Journal of Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure  
for developing countries with a growth rate of more than (200%) during the last two decades, while the rate of growth of export earnings from the creative industries of developed countries was about 47%  ...  , In order to achieve the objective of research, we analyze the trend of exports of creative industries in China and the Arab Republic of Egypt, Exports of creative industries increased almost continuously  ...  The report states that most companies in the creative industries are small and medium-sized companies struggling to obtain funding for the initial start-up of individual projects.  ... 
doaj:3a2a95a0ee444a2a94edcb173a49c630 fatcat:4lf26cqfw5cxzibjc7cmhjokia

Economic Development, Electronic Media and the Survival of the Newspaper Industry

Jakob Oetama
1997 Media Asia  
China will hold the position of economic giant with growth rates reaching 7.5 -8% per year for next two decades.  ...  Even keeping in mind that most of the Asian countries qualify as part of the third world.  ...  Learning from experience, several large companies which failed in this printed media business, it is rather unlikely that a new newspaper will emerge in the coming years.  ... 
doi:10.1080/01296612.1997.11726516 fatcat:sr5kk2m4ovghdbv5ew7kjd5htm

Strategic Alliance Pattern Evaluation Model for Taiwan's Machine Tool Industry: A Hierarchical DEMATEL Method

Chia-Chi Sun, Kuei-Lun Chang
2022 Mathematical Problems in Engineering  
This paper offers proposals for government authorities to plan a machine tools industry strategy for Taiwan and for companies to formulate business directions for long-run advancement.  ...  The machine tool industry in Taiwan faces a severe challenge and has been unobtrusively experiencing an inner reshuffling and innovative transformation.  ...  supply of local car components. e declining demand for equipment is even more influential. is study focused on the experiences selected machine tool companies, located in Taiwan, in utilizing strategic  ... 
doi:10.1155/2022/5110327 fatcat:sdpthekkwfa5rgboxryek5i5py

International entrepreneurial strategies in Asia: Taiwanese digital content companies in China

Chihsuan Chiu Vicki
2011 African Journal of Business Management  
Based on the classification of Schuler and Jackson's (1987) business strategies and the theory of the 'life cycle model', this study selected two Taiwan-based digital content companies (Wang Film and Somode  ...  This paper investigated Taiwan-based digital content companies' operation in China and examined their international entrepreneurial strategies.  ...  He also warmly acknowledges the assistance of the Creative Industries Faculty, Queensland University of Technology (QUT) and the sponsor of Postgraduate Research Write Up Scholarship by QUT.  ... 
doi:10.5897/ajbm11.239 fatcat:kulw4g3eyrgnbfeu3avuo2cwpm

Sound Affects: Competing with Quality in the Swedish hi-fi Industry

Anders Waxell, Johan Jansson
2013 Industry and Innovation  
This paper examines the concept of quality and quality processes as an additional way of understanding the competitiveness of small and niched industries.  ...  The quality framework provides a useful tool for analysing measurable and non-measurable aspects of quality sound and sound reproduction.  ...  The authors would like to thank participants in the project "Competitiveness through quality": Atle Hauge, Peter Maskell and Dominic Power as well as five anonymous referees for valuable comments.  ... 
doi:10.1080/13662716.2013.805931 fatcat:a6y6rwzug5ddjmr4ixrteuakue

The role of tobacco advertising and promotion: themes employed in litigation by tobacco industry witnesses

M. E Goldberg, R. M Davis, A. M. O'Keefe
2006 Tobacco Control  
The views expressed in this paper do not necessarily represent those of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), the American Legacy Foundation, or the Foundation's staff or Board of Directors.  ...  John Beasley and staff at the Center for Tobacco Use Prevention and Research provided helpful assistance.  ...  [in] New York City.… Johnston's documents largely predicted both the size of the cigarette industry … and the size of Philip Morris all based on demographics.  ... 
doi:10.1136/tc.2006.017947 pmid:17130625 pmcid:PMC2563582 fatcat:uepjs5wogna4javdqdcqsmulxa

Industry and Professional Associations [chapter]

2013 Building to Last  
Other landmark publications at this time include The Blueprint for Survival 9 and Small is Beautiful: a study of economics as if people mattered 10 by E F Schumacher.  ...  companies of comparable size in the same sector.  ... 
doi:10.4324/9781315066349-17 fatcat:5a7p6li2dfgonjjxtqcaochqfi

Corporate Social Responsibility Influencing Sustainability within the Fashion Industry. A Systematic Review

Thorey S Thorisdottir, Lara Johannsdottir
2020 Sustainability  
The fashion industry, one of the largest industries in the world, is a complicated phenomenon, driven by aspirations of symbolic lifestyle and the creativity of architecture and design.  ...  The findings of the study are relevant for academia, practitioners, and policymakers, as they provide insight into the operations and impacts of domestic and multinational fashion companies, outlining  ...  For instance, this is evident in the lack of regulations and authority support in small and medium-sized (SMEs) clothing companies in India [91] .  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12219167 fatcat:7ebefz374bhoff7pikmg4s3774

The sociality of cultural industries

Lily Kong
2005 The International Journal of Cultural Policy  
In this article, I explore the sociality of cultural industries by analyzing the film industry in Hong Kong.  ...  to the health of the film industry.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS I would like to thank the National University of Singapore for funding this project (R109-000-052-112). I would also like to thank Lim Kean Fan for assistance with the interviews.  ... 
doi:10.1080/10286630500067812 fatcat:6axjnzvc7remfinqfoieldtkbu

Do local industrial agglomeration and foreign direct investment to China enhance the productivity of Taiwanese firms?

Yi Lee, Yih-Luan Chyi, Eric S. Lin, Shih-Ying Wu
2013 Journal of International Trade and Economic Development  
Known around the world as a cradle of hightech ventures, it is home to a good number of Taiwan companies whose products command No. 1 or 2 spots in the world market.  ...  Nevertheless, HSP companies sustained a heavy blow in 2009 as the world economy sank into recession following the outburst of a global financial crisis.  ...  Over the years the ITRI has played a pivotal role in helping foster the growth of Taiwan's small and medium-sized enterprises.  ... 
doi:10.1080/09638199.2011.609601 fatcat:l7i5li5tpncr7dur7omwnemu64

Digital Nationalism and Neo-Techno-Nationalism: a study of China's gaming industry

Alessia Puzzo, Anna Caffarena
2022 Zenodo  
In this research the study of video games has to be seen as the focus on a limited part of a wider phenomenon involving other forms of entertainment in the Chinese pop culture such as music, television  ...  Given that the attempt to build a patriotic nationbuilding narrative is a significant component of the Chinese leadership's political agenda, any study of the social changes occurring in contemporary China  ...  The only exceptions were cases such as the gaming system Xiǎo Bàwáng from the Chinese company Subor, advertised as a learning platform to enhance the kids' computer literacy and thus positively valued  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6373432 fatcat:7mx2xbe6bzbiljsemvyypccwzu

Analyzing the Mainland Chinese People's Taiwan-Bound, Self-Guided Tours: Do They Provide a Window of Chance for the Development of Taiwanese Tourism Industry?

Peng-Hsiang Kao
2015 Journal of Management and Strategy  
The greatest difference between "self-guided tours" for mainland Chinese in Taiwan, kicked off at June 2011, and the currently dominant "group-in, group-out" tourism model lies in the fact that the former  ...  The last part of this study offers government authorities some policy-oriented recommendations in this regard.  ...  Citing the example of catering industry, a consultant for hospitality facility said in an interview for this study, "The cutthroat price war in Taiwan's market for package tours targeting mainlanders has  ... 
doi:10.5430/jms.v6n2p31 fatcat:xapqowjd3vcqvh6mqnvoixwua4
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