Soft technology transfer for Japanese MNCs in Malaysia : a conceptual model

Lee , Meng Tze and Mohd Ghazali Mohayiddin, and Kanesan , Muthusamy (2011) Soft technology transfer for Japanese MNCs in Malaysia : a conceptual model. In: The International Lifelong Learning Conference (ICLLL) 2011 , 14-15 November 2011, Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur.

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This article examines the soft technology transfer for Japanese MNCs in Malaysia, based on knowledge-view model. The objective of this study is to verify the factors causing of soft technology transfer, technologists’ absorptive capacity and social capital. The interrelationships between absorptive capacity, social capital and soft technology transfer are formulated as conceptual models. (Abstract by authors)

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Technology transfer (TT), Hard technology (HT), Soft technology (ST), Multinational Corporation (MNC), Foreign direct investment (FDI), Gross domestic product (GDP), Newly industrialized country (NIC), R&D expenditure as a percentage of GDP (R&D Intensity), Research Scientists and Engineers per 1 million workforce ( S&T Density)
Subjects: L Education > LC Special aspects of education > LC5201 Education extension. Adult education. Continuing education
Depositing User: Shahril Effendi Ibrahim
Date Deposited: 05 Dec 2011 00:03
Last Modified: 16 May 2013 05:35

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