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International Production Networks in Asia

Rivalry or Riches

Edited by Michael Borrus, Dieter Ernst, Stephan Haggard

Routledge – 2004 – 288 pages

Series: Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Business

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    978-0-415-22170-2
    August 24th 2000

Description

The economic crisis of 1997 called East Asia's economic miracle into question and generated widespread criticism of the region's developmental models. However, the crisis did little to alter the growing economic integration of American, Japanese and Chinese firms who have created cross-border production networks. This book addresses the changing nature of high-tech industries in Asia, particularly in the electronics sector, where such networks are increasingly designed to foster and to exploit the region's highly heterogenous technology, skills and know-how.

Author Bio

Michael Borrus is Co-Director of the Berkeley Roundtable on International Economics (BRIE), at the University of California, Berkeley, and Adjunct Professor at Berkeley in Management of Technology. Dieter Ernst is Research Fellow at Copenhagen Business School, Denmark and Senior Research Fellow at BRIE. Stephen Haggard is Professor at the Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies, and Research Director at the Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation at the University of California, San Diego.

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  1. Asian Politics

Name: International Production Networks in Asia: Rivalry or Riches (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by Michael Borrus, Dieter Ernst, Stephan Haggard. The economic crisis of 1997 called East Asia's economic miracle into question and generated widespread criticism of the region's developmental models. However, the crisis did little to alter the growing economic integration of American,...
Categories: Asian Politics