The effect of US protectionist policy on stock prices of firms in the US and abroad is still an open question. This book, first published in 1996, investigates the effects of trade restrictions at the level of the individual firm, focusing on US, Taiwan and South Korea.
1. Introduction 2. Literature Review 3. Trade News and Stock Prices 4. Empirical Investigation for US Import-Competing Firms 5. Empirical Investigation for Taiwanese Export-Oriented Firms 6. Empirical Investigation for South Korean Export-Oriented Firms 7. Comparison and Conclusion
This set examines a vast range of topics covering all experiences of business and economics from across Asia. Dealing with early banking systems in China; the industrialisation of Korea and Taiwan; the evolution of Japanese business practices; economic development; protectionist policies; industrial investment; trade; tourism; and a host of other topics, the books collected here form a vital reference resource across a wide subject area.