Remade in China: Foreign Investors and Institutional Change in China

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Acknowledgments

The course of writing this book has been long and winding, including three trips to Shanghai and one to Tokyo for interviews as well as documentary research at libraries in Shanghai, Tokyo, and the Washington, D.C., area. Consequently, there are many people to thank. In Shanghai, the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences provided a welcome research environment and help translating a number of interviews from Japanese to Chinese. At SASS, Professor Xie Kang helped to arrange contacts with local labor leaders, and Li Yihai, director of the International Affairs Office, as well as other members of his staff, including Zhao Nianguo and Xu Jia, facilitated my research affiliation, helped translate interviews from Japanese, renewed my family’s visas, and even took me to the Shanghai Circus. In Tokyo, Kazuo Kato of Sophia University made possible an extensive visit to his institution, provided encouragement, helped to arrange several interviews, and warmly welcomed me to Tokyo, including accompanying me to watch sumo wrestling and a Tokyo Giants game, two unforgettable experiences.

The bulk of the research presented here was conducted in 2000, with trips to Tokyo in 2001 and Shanghai in 2005. Additionally, I conducted phone interviews with human resource specialists during 2003 and with human resources and legal professionals in 2007. During the course of the research, it was a pleasure to interview over 100 business managers, business organization representatives, attorneys, and staff for this book. Although I guard their anonymity here, I am deeply indebted to their time spent answering my questions. Without them, the writing of this book would have been impossible. The research also could not have proceeded without several

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