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The Vietnamese Economy

Awakening the Dormant Dragon, 1st Edition

Edited by CHI DO-PHAM, Binh Tran-Nam


400 pages

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This book, written by economists of Vietnamese origin, is an extremely comprehensive collection on economic issues facing Vietnam. The spectrum of topics covered includes macroeconomics, microeconomics, international trade, agriculture, education, communication, institutional reforms, income distribution and poverty measurement.

Themes include:

* the success of Vietnam's Doi-Moi in the early 1990's

* the slowdown of economic growth in recent years

* the rapidly changing external environment due to globalization

* the growing environmental degradation and income inequality


'Binh Tran-Nam and Chi Do Pham's edited volume is of merit ,and will be of interest to those students of Vietnam's contemporary economy.' - ASEAN Economic Bulletin

Table of Contents

Part I: Overview

Part II: Doi Moi: Past, Present and Future Development Issues

Part III: The Vietnamese Economy in a Global Context

Part IV: Sectoral Policies and Institutional Reforms

Part V: Poverty Alleviation Policy

Part VI: Conclusion

About the Editors

Binh Tran-Nam is Senior Lecturer at the University of New South Wales.

Chi Do Pham is Visiting Associate Professor at the American University and was previously Senior Economist with the IMF.

About the Series

Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

The aim of this series is to publish original, high-quality work by both new and established scholars on all aspects of the growth economies of Asia.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economic History
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Development / Economic Development
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / International / Economics