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Environment and technology strategy of Japanese companies

by Toshiro Hirota

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Published by Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Alfred P. Sloan School of Management in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesJapanese companies, Environment and technology strategy of.
StatementToshiro Hirota.
SeriesWP -- #1671-85, Working paper (Sloan School of Management) -- 1671-85.
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p. ;
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14050905M
OCLC/WorldCa12741431

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Typically, large Japanese firms’ information technology budgets have been 50 percent of those of Western companies. Until the early s, large Japanese companies made investments primarily in human and organizational processes and practices, rather than in information technology (large data and transaction processing systems notwithstanding).

hdm xi— workingpaper choolofmanagement environmentandtechnologystrategy ofjapanesecompanies toshirohirota june, wp# SUKEHIRO GOTOH. The year was a turning point in Japan's environmental policy. The concept of sustainable development from Our Common Future (World Commission on Environment and Development, ) had taken hold, public concern about global environmental problems was growing, and global environmental issues were on the agenda at the July G7 Economic Summit meeting in Paris.

Japanese companies are well known for capitalizing on technology developed externally—including technology developed in the United States—and policy has played a role. Many excellent U.S. companies use technology developed externally, but only a small percentage of the largest firms have the resources and motivation to systematically.

As mentioned above, decision making for research and development strategy differs by the type of environmental technology because of differences in the costs, expected profits, and market competitiveness of each technology.

1 Additionally, R&D strategies for environmental technology differ between private companies and the public by: Japan is rapidly moving toward “Society ”, adding a fifth chapter to the four major stages of human development: hunter-gatherer, agrarian, industrial and information.

In this new ultra-smart society, all things will be connected through IoT technology and all technologies will be integrated, dramatically improving the quality of life. Japan’s investment in research and development has stalled sincebut the government’s growth strategy underlined the economic importance of innovation.

Bythe government aims to raise the country’s GDP to trillion yen (US$ trillion), up from trillion inand increase its investment in R&D to trillion yen. Below is an overview of the results of the survey, showing the efforts made by Japanese companies for the environment, as well as their awareness and future directions.

In this survey, the Ministry sent questionnaires to 2, companies listed on the stock exchange and 3, unlisted companies that have or more employees.

Japan was the first major non-Western nation to take on board the Western technological and organizational advances of the century after the first industrial revolution. It subsequently proved fully able to exploit and contribute to the broad, sustained technological advances that began in the 20th century, as science became harnessed to technology.

Japan has strength to set the flow of trend in the market and the high level of technology delivers the variety of strategies that can, however, minimize the appearance of the present problems. Japanese culture views technology as a tool for making marketable products (Takahiro and Joe, ). Secrets of Japanese business culture.

Japanese business culture is one of the most misunderstood aspects of doing business in Japan, so maybe it’s not surprising that hundreds of thousands of people have browsed this Japanese business culture section since it.

Some foreign companies get no-where in Japan for the simple reason that they do not listen enough to Japanese customers (with our resources and experience, we can help you reduce risks) Japan business strategy: Rewards.

Many global companies with great products and great execution, have their most successful and profitable business in Japan. 2. Choose Energy. The Texas-based startup, Choose Energy, was founded in as a marketplace for clean technology and Energy, launched with.

The environment in which Japanese companies compete has completely changed. As is well known, in the postwar period (s to s) Japan had a unifying vision.

Simply put: import raw materials and new technologies, transform those into high value-added items by exploiting a cost advantage, and export.

This is a list of notable companies based in further information on the types of business entities in this country and their abbreviations, see "Business entities in Japan".Note that 株式会社 can be (and frequently is) read both kabushiki kaisha and kabushiki gaisha (with or without a hyphen).

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pursue environmental strategies. Worsening environmental problems led to the emergence of numerous victims’ groups and turned the tide of public opinion, so that governments at the prefectural and national level were forced to act.

Eventually, after much trial and error, effective strategies for dealing with environmental pollution. Assessing Japan’s Role as a Global Environmental Leader - 91 recently parts of Papua New Guinea, Brazil, and other areas in Latin America and Southeast Asia.4 There were numerous calls for boycotts of Japanese trading companies involved in hardwood imports because.

Japanese work culture is very different from an American office environment, from the etiquette of after-work drinks to employee-employer relations. He has published numerous books in Japanese on the environment, and in he won a United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Global Award for his work in broadcasting.

A Strategy for. Environmental technology is big business, and Japanese firms have a tremendous competitive advantage. Richard Matthews is a consultant, eco-entrepreneur, sustainable investor and writer. He is the owner of THE GREEN MARKET, one of the Web’s most comprehensive resources on the business of the environment.This book examines the global corporate strategy of Japanese multi-national enterprises (MNEs) and analyses their position in today’s business environment.

Focusing in particular upon Indonesia, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Sri Lanka and Vietnam, Japanese Global Strategy presents nine empirical case studies on companies including Denso.