ASIAN MEGATRENDS AND MANAGEMENT EDUCATION OF OVERSEAS CHINESE

Jokull Johannesson
2010 International Education Studies  
Asian megatrends are impacting the development of management education of ethnic groups like the overseas Chinese and universities need to change accordingly. This article identifies six Asian megatrends and their impact on the management education of overseas Chinese. The megatrends are: the emergence of women in politics and business; a shift in industrial strategy towards high technology; urbanization; the rise of consumerism; migration of overseas Chinese to China, and overseas Chinese
more » ... erseas Chinese investment in China. The implications of these trends on universities are discussed and recommendations are made.
doi:10.5539/ies.v3n1p58 fatcat:ymtu6cffvvd4tcmo6c2iidhwry