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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. State Collaboration and Development Strategies in China

    By Alexius Pereira

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book looks at Singapore and China to examine governmental collaboration on a foreign direct investment oriented strategy. Focusing on the unique collaborative venture, the Suzhou Industrial Park project, the author explores the economic, political and social relationships between Singapore and...

    Published July 2nd 2003 by Routledge

  2. Capital and Knowledge in Asia

    Changing Power Relations

    Edited by Heidi Dahles, Otto van den Muijzenberg

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Global economic integration, widening communication networks and government policies supportive of private enterprise are changing opportunities for accumulating wealth, status and power. In varying degrees throughout Asia, this process is accompanied by the development of service enterprises such...

    Published June 25th 2003 by Routledge

  3. China and the Long March to Global Trade

    The Accession of China to the World Trade Organization

    Edited by Alan S Alexandroff, Sylvia Ostry, Rafael Gomez

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    On December 11th 2001, China joined the World Trade Organization (WTO). China and the Long March to Global Trade examines the prolonged negotiations leading up to this historic event. This edited collection assumes little prior knowledge of the Chinese accession process yet provides an in-depth...

    Published April 16th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Southeast Asian Paper Tigers?

    Edited by K. S. Jomo

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This important collection is a timely contribution to the debate on the Asian financial crisis. With chapters written by well-established international experts in Asian economics, this book constitutes a finely judged example of the varying opinions on the matter....

    Published March 19th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Development and Structural Change in Asia-Pacific

    Globalising Miracles or the end of a Model?

    Edited by Martin Andersson, Christer Gunnarsson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    The authors consider how the Asia-Pacific economies have developed since the financial crises and highlight two inter-related themes: the effect of global forces on the national Asian economies and the different development paths of these economies as they jointly enter this new phase. Questions...

    Published January 30th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Restructuring 'Korea Inc.'

    Financial Crisis, Corporate Reform, and Institutional Transition

    By Jang-Sup Shin, Ha-Joon Chang

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    The 1997 South Korean financial crisis not only shook the country itself but also sent shock waves through the financial world at large. This impressive book critically assesses the conventional wisdom surrounding the Korean crisis and the performance of the IMF-sponsored reform programme.Looking...

    Published January 15th 2003 by Routledge

  7. The Vietnamese Economy

    Awakening the Dormant Dragon

    Edited by CHI DO-PHAM, Binh Tran-Nam

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book, written by economists of Vietnamese origin, is an extremely comprehensive collection on economic issues facing Vietnam. The spectrum of topics covered includes macroeconomics, microeconomics, international trade, agriculture, education, communication, institutional reforms, income...

    Published December 4th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Developmentalism and Dependency in Southeast Asia

    The Case of the Automotive Industry

    By Jason P. Abbott

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book provides a detailed cross-country study of the automotive industry in South East Asia. Abbott argues that, contrary to prevailing opinion, the diffusion of manufacturing in the Asia-Pacific has been characterized by hierarchical networks of production linked to Japan for technology....

    Published November 20th 2002 by Routledge

  9. The Economy of the Philippines

    Elites, Inequalities and Economic Restructuring

    By Peter Krinks

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    In the late 1950s, the Filipino economy could reasonably have been described as more advanced than those of its South Asian neighbours. Ever since then, however, it has consistently lagged behind and only really started to grow strongly in the mid-1990s and even then it failed to achieve the growth...

    Published September 11th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Law and Labour Market Regulation in East Asia

    Edited by Sean Cooney, Tim Lindsey, Richard Mitchell, Zhu Ying

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This edited collection examines the labour laws of seven industrializing East Asian societies - China, Indonesia, Malaysia, South Korea, Taiwan, the Philippines and Vietnam - and discusses the variation in their impact across the whole region. Leading scholars from each country consider both laws...

    Published July 24th 2002 by Routledge