Asia-Pacific

Guys on a moped with birds overhead
November 2, 2012
A Stanford GSB student looks at the value of renewable energy in the developing world.
Tainan, Taiwan, sunset
July 24, 2012
A key player in creating Taiwan's semiconductor industry explains the role of technology in improving energy efficiency.
Wall Street Journal -
June 15, 2012
Why Chinese investors are starting to do clean-energy deals in the U.S.
Image of chinese father and child waiting for health care
May 2, 2012
Serial entrepreneur Kewen Jin discusses the rapid growth of China's health care industry and the idea of "innovation by subtraction."
Chi-Hua Chien photo
February 24, 2012
Kleiner Perkins’ Chi-Hua Chien discusses Facebook, the future of mobile, and the one-and-only reason to start a new company. 
Hazelnut presentation in classroom at Rio 2.0 conference
February 7, 2012
Officials from developing countries, the U.S. State Department, and the United Nations met on campus with tech-savvy entrepreneurs to discuss how fast-spreading connection technologies can foster sustainable economic growth, improve public health, support agriculture, and protect the natural environment in many countries.
October 1, 2011
High School students in Palo Alto, Calif., spend more time using digital media daily than their counterparts in Beijing, but the Chinese youths are more likely to build networks online only according to a new study from Stanford University.
Kenneth Singleton
September 15, 2011
The 2008 turmoil in world oil prices was not caused by an imbalance of supply and demand, argues Professor Kenneth Singleton of the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Instead there was an "economically and statistically significant effect of investor flows on futures prices."
Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma at Stanford GSB
September 1, 2011
Jack Ma, chairman of China's Alibaba internet giant, told a Stanford audience his firm is "very interested" in acquiring Yahoo. Ma was one of the speakers at the "China 2.0" conference sponsored by the Stanford Program on Regions of Innovation and Entrepreneurship on Sept. 30.
May 1, 2011
As Japan shifts from disaster relief to rebuilding, GSB alumni see opportunities for change and renewal.
Guys on a moped with birds overhead
November 2, 2012
A Stanford GSB student looks at the value of renewable energy in the developing world.
Tainan, Taiwan, sunset
July 24, 2012
A key player in creating Taiwan's semiconductor industry explains the role of technology in improving energy efficiency.
Image of chinese father and child waiting for health care
May 2, 2012
Serial entrepreneur Kewen Jin discusses the rapid growth of China's health care industry and the idea of "innovation by subtraction."
Chi-Hua Chien photo
February 24, 2012
Kleiner Perkins’ Chi-Hua Chien discusses Facebook, the future of mobile, and the one-and-only reason to start a new company. 
Hazelnut presentation in classroom at Rio 2.0 conference
February 7, 2012
Officials from developing countries, the U.S. State Department, and the United Nations met on campus with tech-savvy entrepreneurs to discuss how fast-spreading connection technologies can foster sustainable economic growth, improve public health, support agriculture, and protect the natural environment in many countries.
October 1, 2011
High School students in Palo Alto, Calif., spend more time using digital media daily than their counterparts in Beijing, but the Chinese youths are more likely to build networks online only according to a new study from Stanford University.
Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma at Stanford GSB
September 1, 2011
Jack Ma, chairman of China's Alibaba internet giant, told a Stanford audience his firm is "very interested" in acquiring Yahoo. Ma was one of the speakers at the "China 2.0" conference sponsored by the Stanford Program on Regions of Innovation and Entrepreneurship on Sept. 30.
May 1, 2011
As Japan shifts from disaster relief to rebuilding, GSB alumni see opportunities for change and renewal.
May 1, 2011
In a Stanford course, Jane Chen finds her passion is saving babies
April 1, 2011
Stanford Graduate School of Business alumni based in Japan find unexpected obstacles as entire industries face disruption and an unknown future since the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.
Kenneth Singleton
September 15, 2011
The 2008 turmoil in world oil prices was not caused by an imbalance of supply and demand, argues Professor Kenneth Singleton of the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Instead there was an "economically and statistically significant effect of investor flows on futures prices."
May 1, 2010
The United States will see a slow move toward electric car adoption in the next 5-to-10 years while China will see only a small market for cars but big opportunities to manufacture and export batteries. A Stanford MBA student class study doubts either nation will move quickly to adopt clean coal technology.
December 1, 2009
Social pressure plays a major role in determining corporate strategy and performance according to an award-winning paper coauthored by Professor David Baron. The researchers find that social pressure and social performance reinforce each other, greater social pressure is associated with lower financial performance, and financial and social performance are largely unrelated.