Economic and Social Development in Pacific Asia

Economic and Social Development in Pacific Asia

by Chris Dixon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415056837

ISBN-13: 9780415056830

Pub. Date: 04/28/1993

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The economies of Pacific Asia are the world's most rapidly expanding, but evidence suggests that there is no one model of development and that huge differences prevail. World authorities examine the rise of ASEAN countries and assess future growth.  See more details below

Overview

The economies of Pacific Asia are the world's most rapidly expanding, but evidence suggests that there is no one model of development and that huge differences prevail. World authorities examine the rise of ASEAN countries and assess future growth.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415056830
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/28/1993
Series:
Growth Economies of Asia Series
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
5.66(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.89(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

List of figures
List of tables
List of contributors
Preface
Acknowledgements
Abbreviations
1The Pacific Asia Region1
2The Growth Economies of Pacific Asia in Their Changing Global Context22
3What's in it for Us? Images of Pacific Asian Development43
4The Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on the Geographical Pattern of Foreign Trade Flows in Pacific Asia with Special Reference to Taiwan63
5The Role of the State in the Economic Transformation of East Asia85
6Asean Economies: Continuing Dynamic Growth in the 1990s115
7Footprints in Space: Spatial Restructuring in the East Asian NICs, 1950-90128
8China: The Consequences of Liberalization152
9Transition in a Centrally Planned Economy: The Impact and Potential of Economic Reform in Viet Nam169
10North Korea in Pacific Asia197
11Conclusion: Towards the Pacific Century?219
Index223

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