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Title China's great economic transformation / edited by Loren Brandt, Thomas G. Rawski
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 906 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents China's great economic transformation -- China and development economics -- China in light of the performance of the transition economies -- A political economy of China's economic transition -- The demographic factor in China's transition -- The Chinese labor market in the reform era -- Education in the reform era -- Environmental resources and economic growth -- Science and technology in China -- The political economy of private sector development in China -- The role of law in China's economic development -- China's fiscal system: a work in progress -- Agriculture in China's development: past disappointments, recent successes, and future challenges -- China's financial system: past, present, and future -- China's industrial development -- China's embrace of globalization -- Growth and structural transformation in China -- Income inequality during China's economic transition -- Spatial dimensions of Chinese economic development -- Forecasting China's economic growth to 2025
Summary This study provides an integrated analysis of China's unexpected economic boom of the period since the 1980s. The authors explain China's remarkable combination of high-speed growth and deeply flawed institutions and expose the mechanisms underpinning the origin and expansion of her great boom
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject China -- Economic conditions -- 1976-2000.
China -- Economic conditions -- 2000-
Form Electronic book
Author Brandt, Loren.
Rawski, Thomas G., 1943-
LC no. 2007027966
ISBN 0511396805 (electronic bk.)
0511397577 (electronic bk.)
0511399162 (electronic bk.)
9780511396809 (electronic bk.)
9780511397578 (electronic bk.)
9780511399169 (electronic bk.)
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