popular

Changmai Corp.

Published 01 Jan 1999
Reference 4504
Region Asia
Summary

This case in Thailand introduces some of the ethical and moral dilemmas that can confront expatriate managers working in the Asia Pacific region.

Teaching objectives

To illustrate the problems in managing multi-cultural teams in the Asia-Pacific environment. More specifically, it covers issues encountered by both the expatriate management and corporations involved in project management in a developing country. The case also expresses ethical dilemmas such as bribery and corruption, environmental and safety standards, and social change in Asia.

Keywords
  • AR1999
  • ETHICAL DILEMMAS
  • ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS
  • CORRUPTION
  • EAST-WEST VALUES