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On the Java Sea, a New Shenzhen is Born

Duane Helleloid, Ph.D.  |  International Business

As labor costs rise in China, Indonesia tries to attract manufacturers.

The Secret Sauce

Larry Tunnell, Ph.D., CPA  |  Accounting & Taxation

How Buffalo Wild Wings turned the sports bar into a $1.5 billion juggernaut.

The Secret Sauce

Douglas L. Wilson, MBA  |  Marketing

With $1.5 billion in annual revenue, Buffalo Wild Wings is breaking records in the casual-dining category.

Using Fishing Nets to Make Carpets Cleaner

James Richardson, Ph.D.  |  Business Strategy

Interface, which has reduced the proportion of unrecycled nylon in its carpet production by almost half, believes sustainability is its best long-term strategy.

Xiaomi Takes Direct Aim at the iPhone

Duane Helleloid, Ph.D.  |  International Business

Xiaomi's smartphones emphasize technology over marketing, and are making inroads in Asian markets.

Philippine Customs Is Getting Scared Straight

Katherine Campbell, Ph.D.  |  Org Behavior & HR

A new customs commissioner is bringing data analysis and an intolerance for corruption to the Philippines.

Welcome to Thailand, Land of Coups

Duane Helleloid, Ph.D.  |  International Business

Governmental instability in Thailand is dampening foreign investment and economic growth.

A Plant Manager Adapts to a Changed China

Duane Helleloid, Ph.D.  |  International Business

China's rising labor costs drive multinational firms to shift production priorities at Chinese factories.

Need a New Building? Call the Philippines

Brian Kench, Ph.D.  |  Economics

Construction companies discover the benefits of outsourcing parts of massive projects.

Need a New Building? Call the Philippines

Duane Helleloid, Ph.D.  |  International Business

Outsourcing large components of buildings or factories can cut costs and improve quality.

This Billionaire Breakup Is One Expensive Spat

Katherine Campbell, Ph.D.  |  Org Behavior & HR

Wynn Resorts accused Kazuo Okada of making improper payments to gaming regulators and then redeemed his shares at a $870 million discount.

Pinkberry Looks Abroad to Keep Its Cool

Charles Newman, PHD  |  Accounting & Taxation

The hip frozen yogurt chain, still tiny at home, is heading overseas.

So Long, Bangalore; Now Manila's on the Line

James J. Stewart, DSc  |  Operations Management

The Filipino workforce, well trained in English, is luring call center operations from Bangalore and Gurgaon. Cost-conscious operations managers should take note.

So Long, Bangalore; Now Manila's on the Line

Duane Helleloid, Ph.D.  |  International Business

In the call center business, the Philippines studied India's success and has now overtaken it in revenue.

Behold!

Duane Helleloid, Ph.D.  |  International Business

Your next investment opportunity is in the last place you'd think to look.

Behold!

Douglas W. Lyon, Ph.D., CPA  |  Business Fundamentals

The stock market in Peru went from 23 to 23,000 in 16 years. Surprised? Your next money-making opportunity is in the last place you

Behold!

Duane Helleloid, Ph.D.  |  International Business

The stock market in Peru went from 23 to 23,000 in 16 years. Surprised? Your next money-making opportunity is in the last place you

Behold!

Delvin D. Hawley, Ph.D.  |  Finance

The stock market in Peru went from 23 to 23,000 in 16 years. Surprised? Your next money-making opportunity is in the last place you

A New Kind of First Responder

James J. Stewart, DSc  |  Operations Management

Munich Re and rival Swiss Re are designing policies that insure against Third World disasters.

A King of the Wild Frontier

Duane Helleloid, Ph.D.  |  International Business

James A. Harmon's Caravel finds investment opportunities in the world's unlikeliest places, from Zimbabwe to Pakistan to Lebanon.


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