1st Edition

Southeast Asian Paper Tigers?

Edited By

K. S. Jomo

ISBN 9780415347068
Published November 11, 2004 by Routledge
320 Pages

USD $46.95

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Book Description

This important collection is a timely contribution to the debate on the Asian financial crisis. With chapters written by well-established international experts in Asian economics, this book constitutes a finely judged example of the varying opinions on the matter.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: Southeast Asia's Ersatz Miracle  2. Manufacturing Export Growth in Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand  3. New Approaches to Investment Policy in the ASEAN 4  4. Technology Policies and Innovation Systems in Southeast Asia  5. Education and Economic Development in Southeast Asia: Myths and Realities  6. Growth with Equity in East Asia  7. Financial Capacity and Governance in Southeast Asia

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Jomo K. S. is at the University of Malaya, Malaysia


'A well-written and timely book that deserves to be read by all those with a professional interest in Southeast Asia or those who want to learn more about this region.' - The Journal of Asian Studies