Rents, Rent-Seeking and Economic Development: Theory and Evidence in Asia / Edition 1

Rents, Rent-Seeking and Economic Development: Theory and Evidence in Asia / Edition 1

by Mushtaq H. Khan
     
 

A critique of economic conventional wisdom about rent-seeking, corruption and the development process.See more details below

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A critique of economic conventional wisdom about rent-seeking, corruption and the development process.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521788663
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/01/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
356
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction Mushtaq H. Khan and Jomo K. S.; 1. Rents, efficiency and growth Mushtaq H. Khan; 2. Rent-seeking as process Mushtaq H. Khan; 3. Rent-seeking and economic development in Thailand Richard F. Doner and Ansil Ramsay; 4. Thailand's old bureaucratic polity and its new semi-democracy Michael T. Rock; 5. Obstructive corruption: the politics of privilege in the Philippines Paul D. Hutchcroft; 6. Funny money: fiscal policy, rent-seeking and economic performance in Indonesia Andrew Macintyre; 7. The Malaysian development dilemma Jomo K. S. and E. T. Gomez; 8. Financial sector rents in Malaysia Chin Kok Fay with Jomo K. S.

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