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  1. East Asia and the Trials of Neo-Liberalism

    Edited by Hewison Kevin, Richard Robison

    A much-needed examination of the impact of neo-liberalism in East Asia in the years since the 1997 to 1998 Asian Economic Crisis. These leading contributors tackle the nature of neo-liberalism, and the forces and institutions driving it. With fresh case studies of Indonesia,...

    Published October 16th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Labour, Globalization and the State

    Workers, Women and Migrants Confront Neoliberalism

    Edited by Debdas Banerjee, Michael Goldfield

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    This book explores the impact of neoliberal globalization on labour markets and the state in the developed and developing world. It focuses especially on the United States and the economies of Asia – in particular, India. Liberalized trade and investment are thought by neoliberals to be the best...

    Published September 7th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Revolution, Reform and Regionalism in Southeast Asia

    Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam

    By Ronald Bruce St John

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    Based on research carried out over the three decades, this book compares the post-war political economies of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam in the context of their individual and collective impact on contemporary efforts at regional integration. The author highlights the different paths to reform taken...

    Published August 13th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Contemporary North Korea

    A guide to economic and political developments

    By Ian Jeffries

    Series: Guides to Economic and Political Developments in Asia

    This book provides full details of contemporary economic and political developments in North Korea since late 2005, continuing the overview of developments which were covered in the author’s North Korea: A Guide to Economic and Political Developments (Routledge 2006). Key topics covered...

    Published August 7th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Globalization and the Indian Economy

    Roadmap to a Convertible Rupee

    By Satyendra S. Nayak

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book examines the impact of globalization on the Indian economy, exploring the trade, investment and financial aspects of globalization, and also considering its implications for the balance of payments and currency exchange rate. The first part of the book deals with the evolution of the...

    Published June 8th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Japan and China in the World Political Economy

    Edited by Saadia Pekkanen, Kellee Tsai

    Series: Politics in Asia

    Two powers in East Asia today stand to define the region's economic and commercial future: Japan, which rose in a spectacular industrial burst to become at present the world's second largest economy; and China, which is rapidly advancing towards a market economy under the watchful eye of the world....

    Published May 21st 2009 by Routledge

  7. A Basket Currency for Asia

    Edited by Takatoshi Ito

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    The failure of the dollar peg to prevent the Asian currency crisis of 1997 to 1998 has highlighted the importance of the exchange rate regime in Asia and provoked much discussion as to what the alternatives are in terms of exchange rate systems. Bringing together extensive research on Asian basket...

    Published May 21st 2009 by Routledge

  8. Women and Work in Indonesia

    Edited by Michele Ford, Lyn Parker

    Series: ASAA Women in Asia Series

    This book examines the meaning of work for women in contemporary Indonesia. It takes a broad definition of work in order to interrogate assumptions about work and economic activity, focusing on what women themselves see as their work, which includes not only paid employment, home life and child...

    Published May 12th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Vietnam's Development Strategies

    By Pietro Masina

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    Taking a developmental approach, this book critically reviews Vietnam's reform process and shows how the country’s reform agenda is still dominated by a ‘developmental orthodoxy’ inspired by a post-Washington consensus. The author argues that a wider debate is needed in order to give national...

    Published April 30th 2009 by Routledge

  10. China and India

    A Tale of Two Economies

    By Dilip K. Das

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    The economies of the People’s Republic of China and India are emerging-market economies, which account for more than a third of the global population. These two economies share many similarities in that they are large populous neighbours, who were regarded as abjectly poor countries until the 1980s...

    Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge