Lessons from East Asia

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Case studies, success stories, and cross-country essays on public policy in East Asian economies.
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Overview

Case studies, success stories, and cross-country essays on public policy in East Asian economies.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780472106790
  • Publisher: University of Michigan Press
  • Publication date: 10/1/1996
  • Series: Studies in International Economics
  • Pages: 608
  • Product dimensions: 6.34 (w) x 9.37 (h) x 1.57 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
An Overview of East Asian Experience 1
1 Hong Kong: A Unique Case of Development 35
2 Taiwan, China: Policies and Institutions for Rapid Growth 83
3 Korea: A Case of Government-Led Development 155
4 Singapore: Public Policy and Economic Development 213
5 Malaysia: Growth, Equity, and Structural Transformation 279
6 Thailand: The Institutional and Political Underpinnings of Growth 345
7 Indonesia: Development Transformation and the Role of Public Policy 387
8 The Philippines: The Decades of Lost Opportunities 443
9 Government Policies and Productivity Growth: Is East Asia an Exception? 483
10 Foreign Direct Investment in East Asia 511
11 Common Foundations of East Asian Success 541
Contributors 569
Index 571
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