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The Silicon Dragon

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  • Terence Tsai
  • Bor-Shiuan Cheng
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    The Silicon Dragon is a systematic study of the growth of high-tech giants in the Greater China Region, depicting the success story of the microelectronics industry in Taiwan. The book examines the government policies that acted as catalysts to the growth of high-tech industries in Taiwan, along with the roles of high-tech ‘incubators’ and government-administered science parks. The authors provide case studies of high profile companies including Acer, Philips Semiconductors and Macronix International, and interviews with key decision makers to highlight the corporate strategies adopted in response to government policies and global commercial demand. Finally, insightful narratives on the birth and growth of a government-fostered strategic industry are provided, as is a synopsis of the Asian contribution to the evolution of the global microelectronics development.

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    This book is provided by Edward Elgar Publishing in its series Books with number 1932 and published in 2006.
    ISBN: 9781840642407
    Handle: RePEc:elg:eebook:1932
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