Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)

Challenges and Tasks for the Twenty First Century

Edited by Ippei Yamazawa

© 2000 – Routledge

352 pages

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About the Book

This book provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive account of the APEC (Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation) organisation and examines the challenges APEC now faces in the new century. Subjects covered include:

* the history of APEC

* APEC and the latest WTO round

* case-studies of countries in the region including China, Japan, Malaysia, Korea and Taiwan

* APECs approach to competition and deregulation policy

* assessment of APECs standing as an international institution

Featuring contributions from distinguished groups of international academic experts, this book is essential reading for all those interested in political and economic developments in the Asia-Pacific.

About the Editor

Ippei Yamazawa is Professor Emeritus at Hitotsubashi University, Japan and has published widely on the Asia Pacific economies.

About the Series

PAFTAD (Pacific Trade and Development Conference Series)

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Economic Policy
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General