Ke Rong and China-oriented studies of business ecosystem formation

Business Ecosystems: Constructs, Configurations, and the Nurturing Process

http://www.amazon.com/Business-Ecosystems-Constructs-Configurations-Nurturing/dp/1137405902

And these fascinating articles on business ecosystems development in China

Reshaping the business ecosystem in China: case studies and implications

Rong, Z Liu, Y Shi – … of Science and Technology Policy in …, 2011 – emeraldinsight.com
Purpose–The purpose of this paper is to explore a way to reshape the business ecosystem 
for existing industries by comparing traditional and Shanzhai networks in China. The
research is also conducted on the supporting activities by service intermediaries in the 

From value chain, supply network, towards business ecosystem (BE): Evaluating the BE concept’s implications to emerging industrial demand

Rong, J Hou, Y Shi, Q Lu – Industrial Engineering and …, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
Abstract–Two industrial challenges of uncertainty and interoperability arose as the new
forms of industries structure have emerged. Network theories are systematically reviewed in
three streams of network structure, network strategy and network evolution in order to find 

Linking business ecosystem lifecycle with platform strategy: a triple view of technology, application and organisation

Rong, Y Lin, Y Shi, J Yu – International Journal of Technology …, 2013 – Inderscience
This paper explores platform strategies along the business ecosystem lifecycle (BELC),
based on a multiple-case study. Developing observations on platform strategies from a firm
level to a business ecosystem level, the study investigates the issue of platform strategy 

Nurturing business ecosystems to deal with industry uncertainties

Rong, Y Shi, J Yu – Industrial Management & Data Systems, 2013 – emeraldinsight.com
Purpose–The purpose of this paper is to explore the ways in which firms nurture the
business ecosystem for the development of emerging industries. Design/methodology/
approach–The research uses a qualitative research methodology with multiple case 

Hydraulic parameters of habitat requirement for fish in water reduced river reach due to diversion of hydropower station [J]

Y WANG, J LI, K LI, J RUI – Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 2007 – en.cnki.com.cn
 3, CHENG Dingping(Department of Business-Industry Management, Ankang Teachers’ College,
Ankang 725000  Resources and Hydropower Research,Beijing 100038,China);DISCUSSION
ON ECOLOGICAL TARGET FOR  8, WANG Yu-rong,LI Jia,LI Ke-feng,RUI Jian-liang (1 

Constructing business ecosystem from firm perspective: cases in high-tech industry

Rong, Y Shi – … on Management of Emergent Digital EcoSystems, 2009 – dl.acm.org
Abstract The concepts of Business ecosystem become acceptable both in academic
researcher and practitioners during last decade. The competition among companies also
evolved from the level of operation management, supply chain management toward to 

Business ecosystem extension: facilitating the technology substitution

Rong, G Hu, J Hou, R Ma, Y Shi – International Journal of …, 2013 – Inderscience
This paper studies how the technological ecosystem extension facilitates the technology
substitution in an emerging industry. Specifically, this paper has three findings: 1) the
technological ecosystem with an expanded scope including supply, demand and