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ECC2550 - Business in Asia

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Business and Economics


Not offered in 2007


The recent economic and social development of selected Asian countries, especially the role of the business sector. Topics include entrepreneurship; technological change; the dynamics of comparative advantage; import substitution versus export-oriented industrial growth; the development state; the stages of business growth.


Written (3000-word essay): 35%
Tutorial assessment: 15%
Examination (2 hours): 50%

Contact hours

Three contact hours per week


ECC1000 and one of ECC1100 or ECC2100 or equivalent


ECC3550, ECC4355, ECF2550, ECF3550