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Title: Globalization and construction industry development: research opportunities
Authors: Ofori, G. 
Keywords: Asia
Construction industry development
Developing countries
Globalization
Issue Date: 2000
Source: Ofori, G. (2000). Globalization and construction industry development: research opportunities. Construction Management and Economics 18 (3) : 257-262. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: Raftery, J., Pasadilla, B., Chiang, Y.H., Hui, E.C.M. and Tang, B.S. (1998) Construction Management and Economics, 16, 729-37 review recent developments in the construction industries in Asia. They discuss the main causes and effects of key trends in globalization and their impact on the industries. This paper considers some of the points raised by Raftery et al. It starts with an overall review of their paper. It then considers construction industry development in general, technology transfer and joint ventures, and the impact of policy reform on the industries. It suggests additional relevant issues, and highlights some areas where further research would be appropriate.
Source Title: Construction Management and Economics
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/46434
ISSN: 01446193
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