Economy and Management

The New Wave in Northeast Asia
Energy and Electricity Business in the 21st Century

Edited by Yoon Hyung Kim and Mitsuho Uchida
Price : JPY5,400
Publication date : March 20, 2003
ISBN: 4-7664-0982-5 C3030
Hardcover 240mmX163mm 320pages
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This book presents the results of the "2001 Electricity Summit in Hokuriku," which was the first high-level meeting for the energy and electricity industries in this region.
Senior executives of electric utilities and related organizations in the region as well as world-renowned experts in the fields of energy and electricity attended the summit and presented papers on the challenges facing the regional energy and electricity industries in the twenty-first century. Consequently, this book contains some of the most important information on the challenges that will surely confront these crucial industries, and suggestions on developing strategies to respond to these challenges.

Edited by Yoon Hyung Kim, Professor of Economics at Seoul National University and Chairman of the Korea Electricity Commission, and Mitsuho Uchida, Associate Vice President and Chief Economist of Japan's Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry, the book consists of 12 chapters. Each chapter covers a different aspect of the problems facing the industries, and each chapter is written by a different specialist in the particular field it covers. As a whole, it is a comprehensive study of the situation that makes a significant contribution to the study of these fields.

The material covered in this volume is essential reading for anyone interested in the economic development and the energy-electricity business in Northeast Asia.

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