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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.

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  1. 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 30th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Corporatism and Korean Capitalism

    Edited by Dennis L. McNamara

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Corporatism and Korean Capitalism employs corporatist theory to examine the Korean experience of state-business ties. It includes theoretical chapters on Asian and Korean corporatism, case studies of agriculture, industry and industrial relations and an introduction to comparative corporatism. It...

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Technology, Competitiveness and the State

    Malaysia's Industrial Technology Policies

    By Greg Felker, K. S. Jomo

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This volume, and its companion, Industrial Technology Development in Malaysia, examine and evaluate Malaysian industrialization in terms of its experience of and prospects for industrial technology development. The focus is on role played by state-sponsored innovation in the process economic...

    Published May 13th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Exchange Rate Policies in Emerging Asian Countries

    Edited by Stefan Collignon, Yung Chul Park, Jean Pisani-Ferry

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    The future emergence of a European monetary zone is set to transform the configuration of the international monetary system and the roles of the dollar, the Euro and the yen within this system. This book addresses this issue with discussion of:* exchange rate policies pursued in the principal Asian...

    Published May 13th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Industrial Technology Development in Malaysia

    Industry and Firm Studies

    Edited by Greg Felker, K. S. Jomo, Rajah Rasiah

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book, and its companion, Technology, Competitiveness and the State, examine and evaluate Malaysian industrialization in terms of its experience of and prospects for industrial technology development. The focus is on the development of Malaysia's technological-industrial base from a sector and...

    Published March 18th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Japan's War Economy

    Edited by Erich Pauer

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book explores the substantial and dynamic innovations of the wartime era, identifying this period as the most influential for Japan's post-war economic structure. Erich Pauer and a team of leading Japanese and German scholars discuss important aspects of the Japanese wartime economy, including...

    Published December 3rd 1998 by Routledge

  7. The Thai Economy

    By Chris Dixon

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    The Thai Economy examines the origins and consequences of the Thai economy's accelerated growth since the mid-1980s. The authors place a particular emphasis on the historical development and contemporary economic structure that tends to set Thailand apart from other developing countries....

    Published December 3rd 1998 by Routledge

  8. Trade Policy Issues in Asian Development

    By Prema-chandra Athukorala

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This study examines issues of trade policy in the light of the experience of developing Asian economies. Case studies highlight rapidly unfolding issues in trade and development with reference to Sri Lanka, Malaysia, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand.The issues explored...

    Published November 5th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Technology and Innovation in Japan

    Policy and Management for the Twenty First Century

    Edited by Martin Hemmert, Christian Oberländer

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book demonstrates that long-awaited changes to technology policy and corporate strategy are now taking place in Japan. The study also questions whether it is the programme of reform or the will and ability to implement these reforms which is new. Contributors explore the repositioning of the...

    Published August 20th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Trade and Investment in China

    The European Experience

    Edited by Jim Slater, Roger Strange, Limin Wang

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    China is under close scrutiny both as a market that could provide massive returns to investors and because of its potential to become the most powerful economy in Asia. This new study examines the economic relationship between China and Europe, its importance and how it is likely to evolve.The book...

    Published August 6th 1998 by Routledge