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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 257 new and published books in the subject of Asian Economics — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Understanding Development Economics

    Its Challenge to Development Studies

    By Adam Fforde

    Series: Economics as Social Theory

    Important parts of development practice, especially in key institutions such as the World Bank, are dominated by economists. In contrast, Development Studies is largely based upon multidisciplinary work in which anthropologists, human geographers, sociologists, and others play important roles....

    Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge

  2. China and the Asian Economies

    Interactive Dynamics, Synergy and Symbiotic Growth

    By Dilip K. Das

    The global economy is currently going through a period of transformation that has seen Asia emerge as the most rapidly growing, industrializing and modernizing region in the world economy. Whilst the rest of the world struggled during the financial crisis of 2007-9, Asia played the role of a...

    Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Reform and Productivity Growth in India

    Issues and Trends in the Labour Markets

    By Dibyendu Maiti

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    During the last two decades, India has experienced a high growth rate, but the contribution from productivity growth and technological progress has been very low. This has resulted in a poor performance in the employment generation in the formal sector, and this book examines this phenomenon and...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Chinese Firms, Global Firms

    Industrial Policy in the Age of Globalization

    By Peter Nolan

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

    China has achieved remarkable, sustained economic growth under the policies of ‘reform and opening up’ put into place since the late 1970s. China’s industrial policies have nurtured a large group of firms with high profits and a high market capitalisation. However, few people in the West can name a...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Multilateralism and Regionalism in Global Economic Governance

    Trade, Investment and Finance

    Edited by Junji Nakagawa

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Reconciling regionalism and multilateralism is a challenge common to all branches of global economic governance. While the Bretton Woods/GATT (WTO) institutions, decades-old multilateral framework for global economic governance, are facing serious challenges to their effectiveness, regional...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Singapore, the Energy Economy

    From The First Refinery To The End Of Cheap Oil, 1960-2010

    By Weng Hoong Ng

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Singapore might not have survived the 1960s and prospered thereafter had it not built its economy on the foundations of oil refining, trading and support for oil and gas exploration and production. Cheap oil, sound policies and strong government combined to produce the Singapore economic miracle in...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Reform and Development in China

    What Can China Offer the Developing World

    Edited by Yang Yao, Ho-Mou Wu

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    Between 1978 and 2006, GDP growth in China maintained an annual average rate of 9.7%, meaning the Chinese economy increased by more than twelve times. This was achieved with quite unorthodox approaches to reform and development as China has adopted a gradualist approach to adopting key institutions...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  8. China and Asia

    Economic and Financial Interactions

    Edited by Yin-Wong Cheung, Kar-Yiu Wong

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    It is difficult to overstate the growing importance of China and Asia in the global economy. Despite the sharp downturn experienced in the 1997 financial crisis, China and Asia have bounced back strongly in the new millennium and delivered solid economic growth. In this book, Ying-Wong Cheung and...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Internationlization of the Renminbi

    By International Monetary Institute

    The recent financial crisis, rooted in the United States, has changed the world’s economic and financial structures. The Chinese government has made some arrangements in the post-crisis to ensure stable economic growth in volatile international economic environments and to protect its own interests...

    Published November 4th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Vietnamese-Chinese Relationships at the Borderlands

    Trade, Tourism and Cultural Politics

    By Yuk Wah Chan

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

    Ever since China and Vietnam resumed diplomatic contacts and reopened the border in 1991, the borderland region has become part of the vibrant growing economies of both countries and drawn many from the interior provinces to the borderland for new economic adventures. This book examines...

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge