Emergent Economies, Divergent Paths: Economic Organization and International Trade in South Korea and Taiwan

Emergent Economies, Divergent Paths: Economic Organization and International Trade in South Korea and Taiwan

by Robert C. Feenstra, Gary G. Hamilton
     
 

The result of a collaboration between a leading trade economist and a leading economic sociologist specializing in East Asia, this volume offers an original explanation of the development paths of post-World War II Korea and Taiwan. that attempts to reshape the way economists, sociologists, and political scientists will think about economic organization in the

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The result of a collaboration between a leading trade economist and a leading economic sociologist specializing in East Asia, this volume offers an original explanation of the development paths of post-World War II Korea and Taiwan. that attempts to reshape the way economists, sociologists, and political scientists will think about economic organization in the future. One of the principal empirical findings, within their theory of how capitalist economies become organized, is that a primary cause for the industrialization of East Asia is the retail revolution in the United States and the demand-responsiveness of Asian manufacturers.

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'Emergent Economies, Divergent Paths is an inspiring book containing grand theory as well as in-depth empirical details on the history, economy, politics and society of the two countries ...' Journal of International Management

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781107634510
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/27/2014
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
476
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.94(d)

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