Handbook on the Northeast and Southeast Asian Economies

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Anis Chowdhury
Edward Elgar Publishing, Jan 1, 2007 - Business & Economics - 352 pages
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Provides a broad overview of economic and social developments in the countries covered (Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Lao, Malaysia, Myanmar, North Korea, The Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Viet N
 

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Contents

1 Japan
17
2 South Korea
42
3 Taiwan
61
4 Singapore
74
5 Hong Kong
93
6 Malaysia
113
7 Thailand
129
8 The Philippines
149
10 Brunei Darussalam
191
11 China
205
12 Viet Nam
224
13 Cambodia
243
14 Laos
259
15 Myanmar Burma
277
16 North Korea
298
Index
317

9 Indonesia
169

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Page viii - His research interests cover Myanmar politics and economics as well as political culture, democratization, civil-military relations and nuclear proliferation. A member of the International Institute for Strategic Studies (London) and the Association for Asian Studies (USA), he is also the Associate Editor of the ISEAS journal Contemporary Southeast Asia and the series editor of ISEAS Working Papers.
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