Palgrave Macmillan and the editorial team have selected this set of papers from the archive of the journal to give a representative sample of the best of our content.

These papers, listed in chronological order, are available free to read online

Highlights from ABM

We are pleased to share these recent articles from Asian Business & Management.

Dynamics of corporate social responsibility in Asia: Knowledge and norms; Rebecca Chunghee Kim, Jeremy Moon

Leveraging Asian institutions to deepen theory: A transaction cost perspective on relational governance; Jean-François Hennart

The cost of distance on subsidiary performance; Kevin K BoehPaul W Beamish

Institutional change versus resilience: A study of incorporation of independent directors in Singapore banks; Lai Si Tsui-Auch, Toru Yoshikawa

Researching international transfer of the Japanese-style management and production system: Hybrid factories in six continents; Tetsuo Abo

Institutional and cultural barriers to transferring Lean production to China: Evidence from a German automotive components manufacturer; Angelika Zimmermann, Marc Fabian Bollbach

CEO duality, board independence, corporate governance and firm performance in family firms: Evidence from the manufacturing industry in Malaysia; Chin Fei Goh, Amran Rasli, Saif-Ur-Rehman Khan

Foreign subsidiaries’ internal and external R&D cooperation in South Korea: Explanatory factors and interaction; Axèle GiroudYoo Jung HaMo Yamin

The competence creation of recently-formed subsidiaries in networked multinational corporations: Comparing subsidiaries in China and subsidiaries in industrialized countries; Feng Zhang, John A Cantwell, Guohua Jiang

International human resource management of Japanese multinational corporations: Challenges and future directions; Tomoki SekiguchiFabian Jintae FroeseChie Iguchi