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The Oxford Companion to the Economics of China$
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Shenggen Fan, Ravi Kanbur, Shang-Jin Wei, and Xiaobo Zhang

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780199678204

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: December 2014

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199678204.001.0001

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Development strategy and industrialization

Development strategy and industrialization

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39 Development strategy and industrialization
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The Oxford Companion to the Economics of China
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Justin Yifu Lin

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199678204.003.0040

This chapter first discusses economic development and industrialization in the context of the New Structural Economics. It then uses this framework to explain China’s extraordinary rise from a poor and insular nation into the second largest and one of the most dynamic economies in the world today. The remaining challenges for China’s industrialization — the disparity in income distribution, the imbalance between consumption and savings, and the external trade surplus — are discussed. The chapter closes by considering the lessons that may be drawn from China’s experiences for other developing countries.

Keywords:   Chinese economy, economic development, industrialization, economic policy, New Structural Economics

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