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Alternate title:Tiger of Asia
Summary:This program examines how cheap government loans in South Korea encouraged the growth of large conglomerates, and how new policies are helping small and medium companies to develop. Discusses the South Korean government's use of onerous anti-business tactics, such as tax audits on those Koreans who buy imported cars. Officials from conglomerates Daewoo, Samsung, and Hyundai discuss the business practices that contributed to their success. A British computer executive discusses ways in which foreign companies can cope with Korean business regulations and customs.
"Distributed under license from BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc."--Container.
Provider:BBC Education & Training
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Korea (South) Economic conditions 1960-
Korea (South) Economic policy 1960-
Korea (South) Foreign economic relations
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Government, Law, Politics
Films@UM Browse terms:Asian Studies
Korea
Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Government, Law, Politics
Collection:Films@UM
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