Policy Reform and Chinese Markets: Progress and Challenges / Edition 1

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"The evolution of China's market economy is one of the most important developments in the world economy in the twenty-first century. The contributors to this book provide a set of essays that evaluate legal, regulatory and economic aspects of China's transition from planned to market economy." This book will be of value to policymakers, business planners, students and researchers concerned with China, as well as those interested in the world economy at large.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781847203960
  • Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd.
  • Publication date: 5/30/2008
  • Series: Advances in Chinese Economic Studies
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 352
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

1 China's Transition to the Market: Progress and Challenges Nicholas C. Hope Hope, Nicholas C. Lawrence J. Lau Lau, Lawrence J. 1

2 Impact and Significance of State-Owned Enterprise Restructuring in China Ross Garnaut Garnaut, Ross Ligang Song Song, Ligang Yang Yao Yang, Yao 38

3 Antitrust in China 2006: The Problem of Incentive Compatibility Bruce M. Owen Owen, Bruce M. Su Sun Su, Sun Wentong Zheng Zheng, Wentong 71

4 Property Rights and 'Original Sin' in China: Transaction Costs, Wealth Creation, and Property Rights Infrastructure Andrew Sheng Sheng, Andrew Geng Xiao Geng, Xiao Yuan Wang Yuan, Wang 97

5 Corporate Governance and Property Rights Infrastructure : The Experiences of Hong Kong and Lessons for China Andrew Sheng Sheng, Andrew Geng Xiao Geng, Xiao Yuan Wang Yuan, Wang 113

6 China's Evolving Labor Market Belton M. Fleisher Fleisher, Belton M. Dennis Tao Yang Yang, Dennis Tao 125

7 China's Emerging Domestic Debt Markets Pieter Bottelier Bottelier, Pieter 159

8 Incremental Reform and Distortions in China's Product and Factor Markets Xiaobo Zhang Zhang, Xiaobo Kong-Yam Tan Tan, Kong-Yam 181

9 China's Emergence as the Workshop of the World Will Martin Martin, Will Vlad Manole Manole, Vlad 206

10 China 's Emergence, Real Exchange Rates and Implications for East Asian Regional Trade and Growth David Roland-Holst Roland-Holst, David 236

11 The Chinese Approach to Capital Inflows: Patterns and Possible Explanations Eswar S. Prasad Prasad, Eswar S. Shang-Jin Wei Wei, Shang-Jin 263

12 Foreign Direct Investment in China and East Asia Busakorn Chantasasawat Chantasasawat, Busakorn K. C. Fung Fung, K. C. Hitomi Iizaka Iizaka, Hitomi Alan Siu Siu,Alan 300

Index 317

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