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Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

Series Editor: Peter Nolan

The primary aim of this series is to publish original, high quality, research-level work, by both new and established scholars in the West and East, on all aspects of the Chinese economy, including studies of business and economic history. Works of synthesis, reference books and edited collections will also be considered. Submissions from prospective authors are welcomed.

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31-40 of 64 results in Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy
  1. Multinationals, Globalisation and Indigenous Firms in China

    By Chunhang Liu

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    This book considers the impact of multinational companies in China on the Chinese economy and on indigenous firms in China. It shows how the global business environment has undergone profound changes since the early 1990s, leading to an explosion of merger and acquisitions activity and consequent...

    Published May 14th 2012 by Routledge

  2. The Chinese Banking Industry

    Lessons from History for Today's Challenges

    By Yuanyuan Peng

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    This book provides detailed systematic micro-level analysis of the historical development of the Chinese banking industry, focusing in particular on the development of the Bank of China (BOC) in the period 1905 to 1949. Banking reform is a key area of China’s economic transformation, and this book...

    Published April 16th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Thirty Years of China's Reform

    Edited by Wang Mengkui

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    China Development Research Foundation is one of the leading economic think tanks in China, where many of the details of China’s economic reform have been formulated. Its work and publications therefore provide great insights into what the Chinese themselves think about economic reform and how it...

    Published March 14th 2012 by Routledge

  4. China's Road to Peaceful Rise

    Observations on its Cause, Basis, Connotation and Prospect

    By Zheng Bijian

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    Zheng Bijian has been one of the most influential thinkers and policy formulators in China during its reform period. In the early 1990s he worked with Deng Xiaoping collating and publishing Deng’s speeches and as vice president of the Party School gave top priority to ensuring that members of...

    Published December 14th 2011 by Routledge

  5. China's Industrial Policies and the Global Business Revolution

    The Case of the Domestic Appliance Industry

    By Ling Liu

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    As China has blended market reforms with comprehensive industrial policies, most research has focused on the national government's strategies for economic growth. However, one of the unique characteristics of industrial policy in China is that it involves government intervention at all levels,...

    Published November 28th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Constructing a Social Welfare System for All in China

    By China Development Research Foundation

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    China Development Research Foundation is one of the leading economic think tanks in China, where many of the details of China’s economic reform have been formulated. Its work and publications therefore provide great insights into what the Chinese themselves think about economic reform and how it...

    Published August 15th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Chinese Economists on Economic Reform - Collected Works of Guo Shuqing

    By Guo Shuqing

    Edited by China Development Research Foundation

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    China Development Research Foundation is one the leading economic think tanks in China, providing a base where many leading Chinese economists have developed the details of Chinese economic reform. This book is the second of a series which makes available to an English-speaking audience the work of...

    Published July 27th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Economic Convergence in Greater China

    Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan

    By Chun Kwok Lei, Shujie Yao

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    Although China's economy has grown very rapidly in recent decades, there are still very large differences between the economy of mainland China and the economies of Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. For example, per capita income in Hong Kong is many, many times higher than per capita income in...

    Published April 19th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Chinese Economists on Economic Reform - Collected Works of Xue Muqiao

    By Xue Muqiao

    Edited by The China Development Research Foundation

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    The China Development Research Foundation is one of the leading economic and social think tanks in China, where many of the theoretical underpinnings and policy details of economic reform were formulated. This book is the first of a series which makes available to an English-speaking audience the...

    Published December 13th 2010 by Routledge

  10. China's Rural Financial System

    Households' Demand for Credit and Recent Reforms

    By Yuepeng Zhao

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    This book examines the credit needs and the borrowing behaviour of rural households in China in recent years. It is based on in-depth analysis of the status of households’ indebtedness and borrowing behaviour; the performance of Rural Credit Cooperatives (RCCs), as well as resources of informal...

    Published September 6th 2010 by Routledge