chapter  11
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Managing cultural differences in the global construction industry: German and Austrian engineers working in Australia

WithKAROLINA LORENZ, MARTON MAROSSZEKY

Abstract Much has been written about cultural issues in doing business around the globe. Well-documented studies have been designed to brief business managers regarding the cultural and business environmental aspects of the market in which they will operate. However, these studies are rarely industry specific and little has been written that specifically addresses issues in the global construction sector.