Developmentalism and Dependency in Southeast Asia: The Case of the Automotive Industry / Edition 1

Developmentalism and Dependency in Southeast Asia: The Case of the Automotive Industry / Edition 1

by Jason P. Abbott
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415255821

ISBN-13: 9780415255820

Pub. Date: 02/01/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book provides a detailed cross-country study of the automotive industry in South East Asia. Abbott argues that, contrary to prevailing opinion, the diffusion of manufacturing in the Asia-Pacific has been characterized by hierarchical networks of production linked to Japan for technology.  See more details below

Overview

This book provides a detailed cross-country study of the automotive industry in South East Asia. Abbott argues that, contrary to prevailing opinion, the diffusion of manufacturing in the Asia-Pacific has been characterized by hierarchical networks of production linked to Japan for technology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415255820
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/01/2003
Series:
Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. International Political Economy, Development and the State: Implications for the Study of Southeast Asia
2. Southeast Asia's Economic Development in the Global and Regional Political Economy
3. Indonesia: Soeharto and the Neo-Patrimonal State
4. Malaysia: Managing Foreign Capital
5. Thailand: From a Bureaucratic Polity to the Politics of Corruption
6. The Automobile Industry in Southeast Asia in Comparative Perspective
Conclusion

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