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Author Tan, Gerald.

Title The newly industrialising countries of Asia : development and change / Gerald Tan
Edition Fourth edition
Published Singapore : Marshall Cavendish Intl, SI : Eastern Universities Pr, SI : ISBS, 2004


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  338.95 Tan/Nic 2004  AVAILABLE
 W'PONDS  338.95 Tan/Nic 2004  AVAILABLE
Description xv, 342 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Economics & policy studies
Economics & policy studies.
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. The growth performance of the NICs -- Ch. 3. Explaining the emergence of the NICs -- Ch. 4. The role of Japan in the rise of the Asian NICs -- Ch. 5. The risks of export-oriented industrialisation -- Ch. 6. Prospects for the Asian NICs -- Ch. 7. More NICs in time? -- Ch. 8. The Asian currency crisis -- Ch. 9. The NICs in world trade and development -- Ch. 10. The war on terror -- Ch. 11. Conclusion
Summary "This book presents a comparative analysis of these remarkable achievements in the light of the analytical debates in development economics literature." "This revised and expanded fourth edition incorporates the most recent developments affecting the Asian NICs and utilises the latest statistical data available. It also includes a new chapter on the War on Terror and its likely impact on the growth prospects of the Asian NICs."--BOOK JACKET
Prior Title VIT
Notes Previous edition published in 2001
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-334) and index
Subject Industries -- Asia.
International economic relations.
Asia -- Economic conditions.
Asia -- Commercial policy.
Asia -- Economic conditions -- 1945-
Developing countries -- Economic conditions.
Developing countries -- Foreign economic relations.
LC no. 2005271568
ISBN 9812103651 paperback
Other Titles Newly industrializing countries of Asia