Handbook of Emerging Economies
Edited by Robert Looney
To Be Published January 16th 2014 by Routledge – 450 pages
A major new volume in the Routledge International Handbooks series analysing emerging economies, including the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) and other likely (Turkey, Indonesia, Mexico, and South Korea) as well as possible (Vietnam, The Philippines, Nigeria, Pakistan, Egypt, Colombia and Argentina) candidates for emerging economy status. Chapters on the Porter Competitiveness Framework, the World Economic Forum Country Stage Classification and the Beijing/Washington Consensus debate offer an overview of current issues in development economics, in addition to providing an integrated framework for the country case studies. Written by experts, this handbook will be invaluable to academics and students of economics and emerging economies, as well as to business people and researchers seeking information on economic development and the accelerating pace of globalization.
Foreword Deepak Lal Part 1: Introduction-Overview 1.1. Introduction Robert E. Looney 1.2. Key Trends in the World Economy Uri Dadush and Benn Stancil 1.3. The Global Economic Crisis and the Shift to Emerging Economies Jaya Prakash Pradhan Part 2: The BRICSs 2.1. Brazil Albert Fishlow 2.2. Russia Phil Hanson 2.3. India Surjit S. Bhalla 2.4. China Pieter Bottelier 2.5 South Africa Robert E. Looney Part 3: Key Lessons: The Transition to Emerging Status 3.1. Modern Stage Theories and their Relevance for Emerging Economies Robert E. Looney 3.2. Keys to Success: The Beijing, Washington or Competitiveness Consensus? John Williamson Part 4: Diverse Success Stories 4.1. Israel Paul Rivlin 4.2. Saudi Arabia Robert E. Looney 4.3. Singapore Linda Lim 4.4. Chile Patricio Navia 4.5. South Korea Aidan Foster-Carter Part 5: Likely Success Stories 5.1. Turkey Fatih Ozatay 5.2. Indonesia Zamroni Salim 5.3. Mexico Francisco Gonzalez 5.4. Malaysia Herizal Hazri 5.5. Nigeria Ugo Nwokeji Part 6: Possible Candidates: The Difficult Road Ahead 6.1. Argentina Domingo Cavallo 6.2. Vietnam Martin Rama 6.3. Philippines Dante Canlas 6.5. Pakistan Shahid Javed Burki 6.6. Egypt Bob Springborg 6.7. Thailand Peter Warr 6.9. Iran Hamid Zangeneh 6.10. Colombia Nake M. Kamany, Laura Armey and Danielle Ramirez 6.11. Bangladesh Ariful Haque Part 7: Assessing the Future 7.1. Implications for Global Governance: A Northern Perspective Leslie Armijo 7.2. Challenges of Managing Emerging Economies Domingo Cavallo 7.3. China and India, 2025: A Comparative Assessment Charles Wolf 7.4. Conclusions: Summing Up Robert E. Looney