Catch-up and Crisis in Korea

Catch-up and Crisis in Korea

by Wontack Hong
     
 
In a study evolved from his 1994 collection of career papers, Trade and growth: a Korean perspective, Hong (economics, Seoul U) analyzes Korea's (i.e., South Korea's) financial crises, economic policies, export-oriented growth, and other vehicles for catch-up from the perspective of its near-bankruptcy in 1997. The volume concludes with a discussion of post-crisis

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In a study evolved from his 1994 collection of career papers, Trade and growth: a Korean perspective, Hong (economics, Seoul U) analyzes Korea's (i.e., South Korea's) financial crises, economic policies, export-oriented growth, and other vehicles for catch-up from the perspective of its near-bankruptcy in 1997. The volume concludes with a discussion of post-crisis developments and optimistic verdict on Korea's prospects as a newly industrialized country. Appended tables allow comparison of major statistical indicators for Korea and Taiwan. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840649178
Publisher:
Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2003
Pages:
166
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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