Industrializing Malaysia: Policy, Performance, Prospects [NOOK Book]

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This book presents a critical analysis of the experience of industrialization in Malaysia, examining the role, impact and efficacy of post-independence industrialization policies.
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Industrializing Malaysia: Policy, Performance, Prospects

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Overview

This book presents a critical analysis of the experience of industrialization in Malaysia, examining the role, impact and efficacy of post-independence industrialization policies.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781134863907
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 5/13/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 372
  • File size: 6 MB

Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Tables
Notes on Contributors
Acknowledgements
List of Abbreviations
Introduction 1
1 Malaysian Industrialisation in Historical Perspective 14
2 Labour Flexibility in the Malaysian Manufacturing Sector 40
3 Direct Foreign Investment in the Malaysian Industrial Sector 77
4 Free Trade Zones and Industrial Development in Malaysia 118
5 Malaysian Manufacturing Sector Linkages 147
6 Malaysian Rural Industrialisation Strategies in National Perspective 163
7 Technology Transfer in the Malaysian Manufacturing Sector: Basic Issues and Future Directions 190
8 Electronics and Industrialisation: Approaching the 21st Century 210
9 Textiles and Clothing: Sunrise or Sunset Industry? 234
10 Made-In-Malaysia: The Proton Project 272
11 Prospects for Malaysian Industrialisation in Light of East Asian Nic Experiences 286
12 State Intervention and Industrialisation in South Korea: Lessons for Malaysia 302
13 Policy Options for Malaysian Industrialisation 316
Statistical Appendix 335
Bibliography of unpublished official sources 341
Index 343
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