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Regional Government Competition

1st Edition

By Chen Yunxian, Gu Wenjing


228 pages | 15 B/W Illus.

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Paperback: 9780367504403
pub: 2020-04-01
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Hardback: 9781138320895
pub: 2018-12-03

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This monograph provides a coherent and systematic explanation of China’s regional economic development from the perspective of regional government competition. It gives an almost unknown exposition of the mechanisms of China's regional economic development, with numerous supporting cases drawn from both China and elsewhere. This book is an invaluable resource for anyone interested to learn more particularly the development and transformation of China’s regional economy from both the Chinese and global perspectives.

Table of Contents

1. Regional Government

2. Three Categories of Resources

3. Resource Allocation in "The Four Phases"

4. The Representations and Effects of Regional Government Competition

5. Effective Government and Efficient Market

About the Authors

Chen Yunxian is Professor, Economist and Deputy Governor of Guangdong Province.

Gu Wenjing is Professor at Guangdong University of Finance and Economics, China.

About the Series

Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

In an increasingly interdependent world, many of the most important issues are driven by economic forces. This series applies newly developed economic techniques to some of the most pressing contemporary problems. The aim of the series is to demonstrate the relevance of modern economic theory to the modern world economy, and to provide key reading for researchers and policy-makers.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General