Skip to Content

Book Series

Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

The aim of this series is to publish original, high-quality work by both new and established scholars on all aspects of the growth economies of Asia.

New and Published Books

91-100 of 124 results in Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia
  1. Capitalist Development and Economism in East Asia

    The Rise of Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan and South Korea

    By Kui-Wai Li

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Taking a conceptual approach, this book studies the economic development of the four East Asian economies since 1950. The author summarizes and reconsiders many of the arguments and findings that supported and explained the economic 'miracles' of Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan and South Korea,...

    Published January 30th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Women and Work in Globalizing Asia

    By Dong-Sook S. Gills, Nicola Piper

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book sheds light on the real experiences of women in different societies, exploring the impact of globalization through the changing nature of the labour of women. A comprehensive survey of women and work is provided by using case studies and empirical data collected from throughout Asia and...

    Published December 12th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Financial Markets and Policies in East Asia

    By Gordon De Brouwer

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    While the financial crisis in East Asia could be said to be on the wane in some countries, the reconstruction process in the aftermath and the debate about the financial policies best suited to the region still rages on. This book examines both of these processes in authoritative detail.It includes...

    Published December 5th 2001 by Routledge

  4. The Political Economy of Development and Environment in Korea

    By Jae-Yong Chung, Richard J. Kirkby

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book looks at Korea's economic, social and spatial development processes from the early Modernisation period to the financial crisis of 1997. It focuses on the political and ideological control of the state during the developmental era, as well as the environmental problems of Korea, and...

    Published October 24th 2001 by Routledge

  5. The Japanese Industrial Economy

    Late Development and Cultural Causation

    By Ian Inkster

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book reveals that the manipulation of culture was of more importance than the character of the original cultural stock in explaining Japan's modern industrialization. Thus the features of private enterprise culture that are so often isolated as keys to the nation's historical competitiveness...

    Published September 19th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Hong Kong as an International Financial Centre

    Emergence and Development, 1945-1965

    By Dr Catherine Schenk

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Based on previously unpublished archival records, this book studies the origins of Hong Kong's post war rise to global prominence. It explores the expansion of the gold market, stock market, banking system, foreign exchange market, and insurance in the years 1945-1965. This book makes a significant...

    Published March 14th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Impediments to Trade in Services

    Measurements and Policy Implications

    Edited by Christopher Findlay, Tony Warren

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 13th 2000 by Routledge

  8. China's Entry into the World Trade Organisation

    Edited by Peter Drysdale, Ligang Song

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This volume provides a detailed up-to-date analysis of the strategic issues and policy options of China's accession to the WTO. Quantitative analysis demonstrates how tariff reduction resulting from China's accession to the WTO will benefit the Chinese economy as well as the rest of the world. The...

    Published September 27th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Asia Pacific Dynamism 1550-2000

    Edited by Heita Kawakatsu, A. J. H. Latham

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 31st 2000 by Routledge

  10. Capital and Labour in Japan

    The Functions of Two Factor Markets

    Edited by Toshiaki Tachibanaki, Atsuhiro Taki

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Toshiaki Tachibanaki and Atsuhiro Taki emphasise several institutional features in Japan which differ from those in Euro-American countries: for example, the permanent employment and seniority system in wages and promotion, the dual structure, Keiretsu transactions, the main bank system, and...

    Published March 29th 2000 by Routledge