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Emerging Market Analysis: China, IT Innovation, the 2022 'Adventurous Optimist' Scenario

Published: 15 March 2013

ID: G00238793

Analyst(s): Tina T. Tang


This scenario outlines the impact on Chinese enterprises when risk is embraced and new business is developed, cultivated and exploited, all through indigenous innovation.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • Adventurous Optimist
    • Overview
    • Key Characteristics of the Adventurous Optimist
    • Company Culture Attributes
    • Holistic Value Mindset Attributes
  • Background and Context
    • Holistic Mindset Toward IT Value Axis
    • Company Culture Toward Risk Axis
  • Impact on Technology and Service Providers
    • Hardware Providers
    • Software Providers
    • Service Providers
    • Nexus of Forces Providers
  • Conclusion

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