International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management (IJABIM)

International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management (IJABIM)

Editor-in-Chief: Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos (Universidad de Oviedo, Spain)
Published Quarterly. Est. 2010.
ISSN: 1947-9638|EISSN: 1947-9646|DOI: 10.4018/IJABIM
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The International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management (IJABIM) provides timely and in-depth analysis on the globalization and sustained development of Asian commerce and management technologies with a clear international and interdisciplinary approach. A comprehensive resource for policy makers, government officials, academicians, and practitioners, this journal contains a wealth of valuable research on theories and practices which underpin successful business and management in Asia.

Topics Covered

  • Asia and EU
  • Asia and Latin America
  • Asia and US
  • Asia Region
  • Business
  • Business Ethics
  • Business case studies and lessons learned
  • Chinese investment in Europe
  • Competition in a global economy
  • Competitive, technological, social, and political environments
  • Cultural and creative industries
  • Entrepreneurship
  • FTAs between US and Asia, and EU and Europe
  • Globalization of educational networks and educational hubs
  • Globalization, education, and cultural change
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information technologies
  • Information technologies and e-learning
  • International Trade
  • Knowledge Management
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • New technologies
  • New technologies and new modes of e-learning
  • Organization structure
  • Planning processes
  • Resource allocation
  • Strategic decision processes
  • Sustained development
  • Tourism


The mission of the International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management (IJABIM) is to establish an effective channel of communication between academic and research institutions, policy makers, government agencies, and individuals concerned with the complexities of Asian business, information technologies, sustained development, and globalization. IJABIM promotes and coordinates developments in the field of Asian and Chinese studies, as well as presents strategic roles of IT and management towards sustainable development with emphasis on practical aspects in Asia.

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Reviews and Testimonials

In International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management, a special issue is on the adoption of Social Media for Marketing and Business in Asia. The papers of the special issue explore the trends, developments, challenges and opportunities of social media deployment in Asia in order to identify the possible replication or adaption of the strategies adopted in the Western markets, where the level of implementing social media networking is more advanced. It shows IJABIM focuses on frontier issues.

– Jingyuan Zhao, University of Québec at Montréal There is no doubt that globalization and the spectacular growth of Asian markets in general though the Chinese one in particular makes it necess

ary to have continuous incentives that are needed to connect those markets with the rest of the world. In this sense IGI Global and the International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management, are exemplary and valuable platforms. The journal, due to its orientation and content, makes it an essential tool in the editorial platform to help develop sufficient abilities to lead commercial sales and marketing strategies, business and corporate penetration in different markets, while collaborating at the same time in the building of strategic abilities, which are very necessary.l.

– Lluis Jovel, Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, SpainIn

International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management, the outsourcing trends and practices of banking industries in developing countries like India and China are well studied by the paper " IT Outsourcing Strategies: The Case of Indian Banking Sector", and the paper makes a comparative analysis of these practices with reference to four important dimensions of outsourcing, shoring, sourcing, engagement and duration. IJABIM is unique, and aims to promote and coordinate developments in the field of Asian/Chinese studies with a focus on business and information management in new emerging market countries.

– Jingyuan Zhao, University of Québec at Montréal


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Editor(s)-in-Chief Biography

Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos is a professor in the Department of Business Administration and Accountability in the Faculty of Economics at The University of Oviedo (Spain). Her teaching and research interests focus on the areas of strategic management, knowledge management, intellectual capital, and China. She serves as an Associate Editor for the Behaviour and Information Technology journal. Additionally, she is Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Learning and Intellectual Capital (IJLIC) and the International Journal of Strategic Change Management (IJSCM). She is also Editor-in-Chief of IGI Global’s International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management (IJABIM), as well as editor for a number of IGI Global book publications and full book series.

Editorial Board

Associate Editors
Dasho Karma Ura, Centre for Bhutan Studies, Bhutan
Jingyuan Zhao, University of Toronto, Canada
Editorial Review Board
Mohammad Almunawar, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Darussalam
Ilan Alon, Rollins College, Norway
Siah Hwee Ang, The University of Auckland Business School, New Zealand
Rolando T. Dy, University of Asia and the Pacific, Philippines
David S. Hong, Taiwan Institute of Economics Research, Taiwan
Muhammad Khalique, Mirpur University of Science and Technology (MUST), Pakistan
Vicent Kong, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, New Zealand
J.P. Li, CEO China, China
Mingfang Li, California State University Northridge, United States
Jyhojong Lin, Ming Chuan University, China
Kai Meng Mok, University of Macau, Macao
Diego Sancho Calderón, Deilmann-Haniel, Redpath Group
Hong-Chi Shiau, Shih-Hsin University, Taiwan
Danchi Tan, National Cheng-Chi University, Taiwan
Jonathan Unger, Australian National University, Australia
Chinhiro Watanabe, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Wei Ping Wu, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
Qingrui Xu, Zhejiang University, China
Xi Zhang, Tianjin University, China
Xiaoyang Zhang, The Open University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Wang Zhiwei, Ministry of Education of China, China