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Title China's economic development / edited by Josef C. Brada, Paul Wachtel, Dennis Tao Yang
Published Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan 2014
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 274 pages) : illustrations
Series Palgrave readers in economics
Palgrave readers in economics
Contents China's agricultural crisis and famine of 1959-1961 : a survey and comparison to Soviet famines -- State-owned versus township and village enterprises in China -- Dual-track and mandatory quota in China's price reform -- Labor reform in China : crossing the river by feeling the stones -- The role of the state in China's industrial development : a reassessment -- Reforming China's SOEs : an overview -- The changing role of money in China and its implications -- China's monetary policy and the exchange rate -- The structure of Chinese industry and the impact from China's WTO entry -- Effect of migration on children's education performance in rural China -- How has China's economic emergence contributed to the field of economics?
Summary This essential reader brings together a collection of influential contributions on China's economic development, which first appeared in the Palgrave journal Comparative Economic Studies. Each chapter has been carefully selected for the contribution it has made to furthering the understanding of China's unique path to development. Topics covered include: public infrastructure, urbanisation policy, industrial policy, monetary policy, agricultural crisis and land reform. It is essential reading for professionals, scholars and researchers interested in China and economic development
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Economic development -- China.
China -- Economic conditions.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2015302388
ISBN 1137469951
113746996X (electronic bk)
9781137469960 (electronic bk)