The East Asian Development Experience
The Miracle, the Crisis and the Future
By (author) Chang Ha-Joon
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East Asian Development Experience by Chang Ha-Joon
Book DescriptionToday East Asia is the richest part of the world outside the old industrial centres of Western Europe and North America. Despite political authoritarianism, human rights violations, corruption, repression of labour unions, gender discrimination and mistreatment of ethnic minorities, the citizens of the East Asian economies have experienced improvements in income and general well-being unparalleled in human history. In this book, Ha-Joon Chang provides a fresh analysis of this spectacular growth. He considers East Asian economies' unorthodox methods, and their rejection of 'best practice' and so-called Washington Consensus policies. East Asia, he claims, can teach us much about the whole process of economic development. Full of new facts and policy suggestions, this is a lively and unconventional introduction to a global phenomenon.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781842771419
(216mm x 135mm x 135mm)
Imprint: Zed Books Ltd
Publisher: Zed Books Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Feb-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - Chang Ha-Joon
Dr Ha-Joon Chang is Assistant Director of Development Studies in the Faculty of Economics and Politics, University of Cambridge. Born in the Republic of Korea, and educated at the Seoul National University and subsequently at Cambridge, he is the author of The Political Economy of Industrial Policy (1994), Kicking Away the Ladder: Development Strategy in Historical Perspective (2002); Globalization, Economic Development, and the Role of the State (2003), and Restructuring Korea Inc. (2003) and editor of seven other volumes.
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