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After-Development DynamicsSouth Korea's Contemporary Engagement with Asia

After-Development Dynamics: South Korea's Contemporary Engagement with Asia

Anthony P. D'Costa (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198729433
eISBN:
9780191796340
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729433.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Development, Growth, and Environmental

South Korea’s economic development trajectory has been widely studied and is well understood. From an impoverished war-torn nation, the country has progressed on all fronts, including a ten-fold ... More

The Aid LabUnderstanding Bangladesh’s Unexpected Success

The Aid Lab: Understanding Bangladesh’s Unexpected Success

Naomi Hossain

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198785507
eISBN:
9780191827419
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785507.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, South and East Asia

From an unpromising start as ‘the basket case’ to present-day plaudits for its human development achievements, Bangladesh plays an ideological role in the contemporary world order, offering proof ... More

Asia's Next GiantSouth Korea and Late Industrialization

Asia's Next Giant: South Korea and Late Industrialization

Alice H. Amsden

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195076035
eISBN:
9780199870691
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195076036.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, South and East Asia

South Korea has been quietly growing into a major economic force that is even challenging some Japanese industries. This book examines South Korean economic growth as an example of “late ... More

China ModernizesThreat to the West or Model for the Rest?

China Modernizes: Threat to the West or Model for the Rest?

Randall Peerenboom

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199226122
eISBN:
9780191696183
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226122.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Two sharply contrasting views of China exist today. On the one hand a rising superpower predicted to have the largest economy in the world by mid century, on the other hand a brutal, anachronistic ... More

China, Asia, and the New World Economy

China, Asia, and the New World Economy

Barry Eichengreen, Yung Chul Park, and Charles Wyplosz (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199235889
eISBN:
9780191717109
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235889.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

The rise of Asia, and China specifically, is the single most important force reshaping the world economy at the beginning of the 21st century. From a low of 20% in 1950, Asia's share of global GDP ... More

China's GrowthThe Making of an Economic Superpower

China's Growth: The Making of an Economic Superpower

Linda Yueh

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199205783
eISBN:
9780191752018
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205783.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

China’s economic growth has transformed the country from one of the poorest in the world to its second largest economy. The drivers of growth remain elusive, as the country is affected by both its ... More

China's Remarkable Economic Growth

China's Remarkable Economic Growth

John Knight and Sai Ding

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199698691
eISBN:
9780191739118
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199698691.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Financial Economics

How has the Chinese economy managed to grow at such a remarkable rate — no less than ten per cent per annum — for over three decades? This book combines economic theory, empirical estimation, and ... More

China's Telecommunications Revolution

China's Telecommunications Revolution

Eric Harwit

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199233748
eISBN:
9780191715556
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199233748.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

China's telecommunications industry has seen revolutionary transformation and growth over the past three decades. Chinese Internet users number more than 150 million, and the PRC expects to quickly ... More

China’s Technological Catch-Up StrategyIndustrial Development, Energy Efficiency, and CO2 Emissions

China’s Technological Catch-Up Strategy: Industrial Development, Energy Efficiency, and CO2 Emissions

Michael T. Rock and Michael Toman

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199385324
eISBN:
9780199385348
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199385324.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, International

Since 1978 China has been remarkably successful in reducing the CO2 intensity of GDP and industry. The book shows how China’s industrial and technology policies affecting four energy-intensive ... More

Clinton and JapanThe Impact of Revisionism on US Trade Policy

Clinton and Japan: The Impact of Revisionism on US Trade Policy

Robert M. Uriu

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199280568
eISBN:
9780191712814
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280568.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This book chronicles how a controversial set of policy assumptions about the Japanese economy, known as revisionism, rose to become the basis of the trade policy approach of the Clinton ... More

Communities and Markets in Economic Development

Communities and Markets in Economic Development

Masahiko Aoki and Yujiro Hayami (eds)

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199241019
eISBN:
9780191601217
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199241015.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, South and East Asia

This book analyses the role of communities and markets in economic development. It is divided into three parts. Part I presents four chapters on historical and theoretical perspectives on the ... More

Corporate Governance in JapanInstitutional Change and Organizational Diversity

Corporate Governance in Japan: Institutional Change and Organizational Diversity

Masahiko Aoki, Gregory Jackson, and Hideaki Miyajima (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199284511
eISBN:
9780191713705
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199284511.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This book uses comparative institutional analysis to explain differences in national economic performance. Countries have their own rules for corporate governance and they have different market ... More

Costs and Benefits of Economic Integration in Asia

Costs and Benefits of Economic Integration in Asia

Robert J. Barro and Jong-Wha Lee (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199753987
eISBN:
9780199896783
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199753987.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The global financial crisis of 2008/09 raised concerns that the world would move toward protectionism and isolationism. One fear was that tariffs and other barriers to international trade would ... More

Democracy, Sustainable Development, and PeaceNew Perspectives on South Asia

Democracy, Sustainable Development, and Peace: New Perspectives on South Asia

Akmal Hussain and Muchkund Dubey (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780198092346
eISBN:
9780199082834
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092346.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

The book examines in the context of South Asia, four interrelated dimensions that constitute the central policy challenges of our time: consolidating democracy, violent extremism, mass poverty, and ... More

Development and DistributionStructural Change in South East Asia

Development and Distribution: Structural Change in South East Asia

Andy Sumner

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198792369
eISBN:
9780191834370
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792369.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Since the Second World War, surprisingly few developing countries have experienced a truly sustained episode of economic and social convergence towards the structural characteristics of the advanced ... More

Economic GeographyVolume 1: Land, Water, and Agriculture

Economic Geography: Volume 1: Land, Water, and Agriculture

L. S. Bhat, H. S. Sharma, and M. H. Qureshi (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780199458417
eISBN:
9780199086757
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199458417.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This survey of research on economic geography in two volumes is part of a series undertaken by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) since 1969, covering various social science ... More

Economic GeographyVolume 2: Urbanization, Industry, and Development

Economic Geography: Volume 2: Urbanization, Industry, and Development

L. S. Bhat, H. Ramachandran, and R. N. Vyas (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780199458424
eISBN:
9780199086764
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199458424.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This survey of research on economic geography in two volumes is part of a series undertaken by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) since 1969, covering various social science ... More

Economic Liberalization and Integration in East AsiaA Post-Crisis Paradigm

Economic Liberalization and Integration in East Asia: A Post-Crisis Paradigm

Yung Chul Park

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199276776
eISBN:
9780191603051
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199276773.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This book examines East Asia’s economic development and integration following the Asian crisis of 1997-1998. The book is divided into six parts. Part 1 describes the development experiences of East ... More

Emerging GiantsChina and India in the World Economy

Emerging Giants: China and India in the World Economy

Barry Eichengreen, Poonam Gupta, and Rajiv Kumar (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199575077
eISBN:
9780191722141
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199575077.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, South and East Asia

China and India are two of the fastest growing countries in the world. The rapid growth of their economies has far-reaching implications for global living standards, poverty reduction, and ... More

Financial Systems in Developing EconomiesGrowth, Inequality and Policy Evaluation in Thailand

Financial Systems in Developing Economies: Growth, Inequality and Policy Evaluation in Thailand

Robert M. Townsend

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199533237
eISBN:
9780191594892
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199533237.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book evaluates the financial system of Thailand, a proto-typical developing economy. Specifically, the book evaluates the impact of financial institutions, markets, and policies on growth, ... More

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