• East Asian economic structures and processes: how markets and businesses function; international trade.
• Business organization, administration and management in East Asia
• Social relations, protocol, and negotiation in decision-making processes in East Asia .
• Ethnic economies in East Asia
PhD faculty (academic tutors and PhD supervisors)
Joaquín Beltrán, Zhou Minkang
Other doctors of the Department also can supervise PhD disertations in this field of research.