Taiwan in 2005


IBS CDC IBS CDC IBS CDC IBS CDC RSS Feed
 
Case Studies | Case Study in Business, Management, Operations, Strategy, Case Study

ICMR HOME | Case Studies Collection

Case Details:

Case Code : ECOA133
Case Length : 19 Pages
Period : -
Organization : -
Pub Date : 2005
Teaching Note :Not Available
Countries : Taiwan
Industry : -

To download Taiwan in 2005 case study (Case Code: ECOA133) click on the button below, and select the case from the list of available cases:





Price:

For delivery in electronic format: Rs. 400;
For delivery through courier (within India): Rs. 400 + Rs. 25 for Shipping & Handling Charges

Economics Case Studies
Case Studies Collection
Short Cases Studies
View Detailed Pricing Info
How To Order This Case
Business Case Studies
Case Studies by Area
Case Studies by Industry
Case Studies by Company



Please note:

This case study was compiled from published sources, and is intended to be used as a basis for class discussion. It is not intended to illustrate either effective or ineffective handling of a management situation. Nor is it a primary information source.

<< Previous

Excerpts

Background Note

Early History
Before World War II, Taiwan had been a colony of Japan. At that time, agricultural production was dominant. During the war, Japan used Taiwan as a wartime supply base, developing munitions-related industries with astonishing speed...

Recent History
By the early 1990s, with its vast trade surplus, foreign investment profile, and overseas Chinese networks, Taiwan had become a major economic and financial power in the region...

The Economy

After its independence in 1945, the state played a dominant role in Taiwan's economic development although the private sector was also encouraged. From the mid-1970s, private business became more independent...

Industry

In the 1950s and 60s, Taiwan's main strength had been its abundant supply of cheap labor. Consequently, labor-intensive industries, which produced consumer goods such as foodstuffs and textiles, at first largely for domestic consumption but after 1960, increasingly for export dominated...

Foreign Trade

Foreign trade had been the engine of Taiwan's rapid growth during the past 50 years. The export oriented economy depended on an open world trade regime and remained highly vulnerable to downturns in the world economy...

Excerpts Contd...>>

 

Case Studies Links:- Case Studies, Short Case Studies, Simplified Case Studies.

Other Case Studies:- Multimedia Case Study, Cases in Other Languages.

Business Reports Link:- Business Reports.

Books:- Textbooks, Work Books, Case Study Volumes.