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Technology, Competitiveness and the State

Malaysia's Industrial Technology Policies, 1st Edition

By Greg Felker, K. S. Jomo


288 pages

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This volume, and its companion, Industrial Technology Development in Malaysia, examine and evaluate Malaysian industrialization in terms of its experience of and prospects for industrial technology development. The focus is on role played by state-sponsored innovation in the process economic development and in the context of national development strategies. Technology, Competitiveness and the State, provides a valuable analysis of the technological development of a Newly Industrializing Country and reflects on whether existing development strategies can be maintained in the wake of the financial crises sweeping the East Asian economies.

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Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

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BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General