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Capitalizing China

Capitalizing China

Joseph P. H. Fan and Randall Morck (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226237244
eISBN:
9780226237268
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226237268.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

China's economic boom over the last two decades has taken many analysts by surprise, given the ongoing role of central government planning. China's current growth trajectory suggests that the size of ... More

Commodity Prices and Markets

Commodity Prices and Markets

Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386898
eISBN:
9780226386904
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226386904.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Fluctuations of commodity prices, most notably of oil, capture considerable attention and have been tied to important economic effects, such as inflation and low rates of economic growth. This book ... More

The Economic Consequences of Demographic Change in East Asia

The Economic Consequences of Demographic Change in East Asia

Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386850
eISBN:
9780226386881
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226386881.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Recent studies show that almost all industrial countries have experienced dramatic decreases in both fertility and mortality rates. This situation has led to aging societies with economies that ... More

Financial Sector Development in the Pacific Rim

Financial Sector Development in the Pacific Rim

Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386843
eISBN:
9780226386867
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226386867.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

The reform in Asian financial sectors—especially in banking and stock markets—has been remarkable since the currency crisis of 1997–98. East Asia is now a major player in international finance, ... More

Fiscal Policy and Management in East Asia

Fiscal Policy and Management in East Asia

Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386812
eISBN:
9780226387062
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226387062.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Managing fiscal policy—the revenues and spending of an individual nation—is among the most challenging tasks facing governments. Wealthy countries are constrained by complex regulation and taxation ... More

Governance, Regulation, and Privatization in the Asia-Pacific Region

Governance, Regulation, and Privatization in the Asia-Pacific Region

Takatoshi Ito and Anne O. Krueger (eds)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386799
eISBN:
9780226386966
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226386966.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Over the last twenty-five years, there has been an acceleration in the move from government regulation towards privatization. This book provides a thoroughgoing account of the relative success of the ... More

Growth and Productivity in East Asia

Growth and Productivity in East Asia

Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose (eds)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386805
eISBN:
9780226387079
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226387079.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Considering the examples of Australia and the Pacific Rim, this book offers a contemporary explanation for national productivity that measures contributions not only from capital and labor, but also ... More

International Financial Issues in the Pacific RimGlobal Imbalances, Financial Liberalization, and Exchange Rate Policy

International Financial Issues in the Pacific Rim: Global Imbalances, Financial Liberalization, and Exchange Rate Policy

Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386829
eISBN:
9780226387086
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226387086.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

The imbalanced, yet mutually beneficial, trading relationship between the United States and Asia has long been one of international finance's most perplexing mysteries. Although the United States ... More

International Trade in East Asia

International Trade in East Asia

Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose (eds)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226378961
eISBN:
9780226379005
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226379005.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

The practice of trading across international borders has undergone a series of changes with great consequences for the world trading community, the result of new trade agreements, a number of ... More

Labor Markets and Firm Benefit Policies in Japan and the United States

Labor Markets and Firm Benefit Policies in Japan and the United States

Seiritsu Ogura, Toshiaki Tachibanaki, and David A. Wise (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226620947
eISBN:
9780226620954
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226620954.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This volume, the fourth to result from a collaboration between the National Bureau of Economic Research and the Japan Center for Economic Research, presents a selection of thirteen chapters ... More

Learning from ShenzhenChina's Post-Mao Experiment from Special Zone to Model City

Learning from Shenzhen: China's Post-Mao Experiment from Special Zone to Model City

Mary Ann O'Donnell, Winnie Wong, and Jonathan Bach (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226401096
eISBN:
9780226401263
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226401263.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Since 1980, the ongoing transformation of rural Bao’an County into Shenzhen Municipality has symbolized and constituted the frontier for China’s post-Mao transition, serving as a model for the ... More

Monetary Policy with Very Low Inflation in the Pacific Rim

Monetary Policy with Very Low Inflation in the Pacific Rim

Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose (eds)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226378978
eISBN:
9780226379012
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226379012.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Extremely low inflation rates have moved to the forefront of monetary policy discussions. In Asia, a number of countries—most prominently Japan, but also Taiwan and China—have actually experienced ... More

Saving the NationEconomic Modernity in Republican China

Saving the Nation: Economic Modernity in Republican China

Margherita Zanasi

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226978734
eISBN:
9780226978741
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226978741.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Economic modernity is so closely associated with nationhood that it is impossible to imagine a modern state without an equally modern economy. Even so, most people would have difficulty defining a ... More

Structural Impediments to Growth in Japan

Structural Impediments to Growth in Japan

Magnus Blomstrom, Jennifer Corbett, and Fumio Hayashi (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226060217
eISBN:
9780226060231
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226060231.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

As Japan's decade-long economic stagnation continues, there has been much analysis of the immediate macroeconomic problems that confront the Japanese economy. This book-length academic treatment of ... More

Trade in Services in the Asia-Pacific Region

Trade in Services in the Asia-Pacific Region

Takatoshi Ito and Anne O. Krueger (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386775
eISBN:
9780226386782
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226386782.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

In recent years the tremendous growth of the service sector—including international trade in services—has outstripped that of manufacturing in many industrialized nations. As the importance of ... More

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