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  1. Trade and Industrial Development in East Asia

    Trade and Industrial Development in East Asia

    Peter C.Y. Chow
    Trade as an engine of growth has played a catalyst role in East Asian development; through vigorous study of performances in past decades, East Asian trade and industrialization experiences may offer some lessons for other developing countries. This book covers trade and industrial structures for ten countries and regions including Japan, China, Hong Kong, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 191.00   Web: $ 171.90
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  2. Trade Facilitation

    Trade Facilitation

    Patricia Sourdin, Richard Pomfret
    This up-to-date and informative book provides a comprehensive treatment of the costs of trading across borders and of trade facilitation policies. While traditional tariff and non-tariff barriers to trade have been reduced, international trade continues to involve higher costs in money and time than domestic trade. These include not only transport costs, that are determined by distance and commodity characteristics, but also at-the-border and behind-the-border costs which can be reduced by appropriate policies. Research on trade costs has flourished since the turn of the century, and this book by Patricia Sourdin and Richard Pomfret, takes stock of our increased knowledge of the nature and magnitude of trade costs, analysing why they are high and how they can be reduced to increase the gains from trade. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 111.00   Web: $ 99.90
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  3. Foreign Direct Investment in China

    Foreign Direct Investment in China

    Chunlai Chen
    Foreign Direct Investment in China is one of the most comprehensive studies of FDI in China and provides a remarkable background of information on the evolution of China’s FDI policies over the last 30 years. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 143.00   Web: $ 128.70
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  4. Gateways to Globalisation

    Gateways to Globalisation

    Edited by François Gipouloux
    Asia’s trading and financial hubs have become global cities which frequently have more in common and closer linkages with each other than with their corresponding hinterlands. As this book expounds, these global cities illustrate to what extent world trends deeply penetrate and permeate the national territorial interiors and processes that were otherwise presumed to be controlled by the State. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 133.00   Web: $ 119.70
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  5. International Migration and Economic Integration

    International Migration and Economic Integration

    Roger White, Bedassa Tadesse
    This essential volume examines the influence of immigrants on the process of international economic integration – specifically, their influences on bilateral and multilateral trade flows. It extends beyond the identification and explanation of the immigrant–trade link and offers a more expansive treatment of the subject matter, making it the most comprehensive volume of its kind. The authors present abundant evidence that confirms the positive influences of immigrants on trade between their home and host countries; however the immigrant–trade link may not be universal. The operability of the link is found to depend on a variety of factors related to immigrants’ home countries, their host countries, the types of goods and services being traded and the anthropogenic characteristics of the immigrants themselves. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 143.00   Web: $ 128.70
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  6. Population Aging and the Generational Economy

    Population Aging and the Generational Economy

    Edited by Ronald Lee, Andrew Mason
    Over coming decades, changes in population age structure will have profound implications for the macroeconomy, influencing economic growth, generational equity, human capital, saving and investment, and the sustainability of public and private transfer systems. How the future unfolds will depend on key actors in the generational economy: governments, families, financial institutions, and others. This path-breaking book provides a comprehensive analysis of the macroeconomic effects of changes in population age structure across the globe. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 220.00   Web: $ 198.00
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    2013   Paperback Price: $ 53.00   Web: $ 42.40
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  7. China’s Economy in the Post-WTO Environment

    China’s Economy in the Post-WTO Environment

    Edited by Lilai Xu
    The book explores the implications of both the extension of the market into key parts of the Chinese economy and the integration of China into the global economy. The main focus of the book is on the role and nature of China’s financial system and its ability to transform enterprise and household behaviour and the performance of investment finance, notably in the context of a two-way flow of foreign direct investment. All the extensive chapters highlight the issue of sustainability – some see the incompleteness of market reform as a problem; others are more willing to accept a pragmatic blending of the operation of the free market and government intervention. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 143.00   Web: $ 128.70
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  8. The Financial Crisis and Developing Countries

    The Financial Crisis and Developing Countries

    Edited by Peter A.G. van Bergeijk, Arjan de Haan, Rolph van der Hoeven
    The Financial Crisis and Developing Countries discusses and analyses regional and country specific impacts of the financial crisis in emerging markets and developing countries, covering all continents. Using heterodox and mainstream methodologies, the book develops a multidisciplinary perspective on the crisis phenomenon as it examines how the crisis changes concepts of development, critically discusses the mainstream approach, analyses (global) governance issues (including the G20) and shows the actual impact for the poor and crisis vulnerable. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 147.00   Web: $ 132.30
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    2012   Paperback Price: $ 53.00   Web: $ 42.40
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  9. East Asian Economic Integration

    East Asian Economic Integration

    Edited by Ross P. Buckley, Richard Weixing Hu, Douglas W. Arner
    This book analyses recent developments and likely future paths for trade and financial integration in East Asia. It suggests a more coherent, balanced way forward for regional economic integration and analyses implications for institution building in East Asia. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 159.00   Web: $ 143.10
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  10. The OECD

    The OECD

    Peter Carroll, Aynsley Kellow
    The book reveals, for the first time, the origins, growth and complex role of the OECD as it celebrates its fiftieth anniversary, showing how it has adapted – for the most part successfully – to the changing needs of its members, both large and small. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 159.00   Web: $ 143.10
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  11. The Economic Crisis and European Integration

    The Economic Crisis and European Integration

    Edited by Wim Meeusen
    This unique and fascinating book illustrates that the ‘credit crunch’ and the ensuing financial and economic crisis of 2007–2009 did not only strike hard at the economy in the Western world, but also at its policymakers, at economics as a scientific discipline and, more specifically, at the process of European integration itself. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 126.00   Web: $ 113.40
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  12. Asia Beyond the Global Economic Crisis

    Asia Beyond the Global Economic Crisis

    Edited by Satoshi Inomata
    The characteristic feature of the recent global economic crisis is the speed and extent of the shock transmission. The development of cross-national production networks in recent years has significantly deepened the economic interdependency between countries, and a shock that occurs in one region can be swiftly and extensively transmitted to the rest of the globe. The sudden contraction of world trade and output was a negative outcome of this intertwined global economic system. Based on the method known as international input–output analyses, this book provides a detailed examination of the mechanics of shock transmission by probing the labyrinth of complex supply networks among nations. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  13. Trade Law and Regulation in Korea

    Trade Law and Regulation in Korea

    Edited by Seung Wha Chang, Won-Mog Choi
    In the face of rapid development of the Korean economy, Korean trade laws and regulations have changed in many different ways over the last few decades. This comprehensive book introduces the laws and regulations affecting trade with Korea. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  14. Conflict, Chaos and Confusion

    Conflict, Chaos and Confusion

    William A. Kerr
    After 15 years the WTO is not functioning as envisioned and is faced with many new trade challenges − climate change, terrorism, pandemics, genetically modified organisms, food safety − which it is ill-equipped to handle. Conflict, Chaos and Confusion sheds light on this deep and acute crisis, focusing on contentious and complex new trade issues and how they will affect international trade in the future. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  15. Asia’s Free Trade Agreements

    Asia’s Free Trade Agreements

    Edited by Masahiro Kawai, Ganeshan Wignaraja
    The spread of Asia’s free trade agreements (FTAs) has sparked an important debate on the impact of such agreements on business activity. This pioneering study uses new evidence from surveys of East Asian exporters – including Japan, the People’s Republic of China, the Republic of Korea and three ASEAN economies of the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand – to shed light on the FTA debate. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 136.00   Web: $ 122.40
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  16. The Making of International Trade Policy

    The Making of International Trade Policy

    Hannah Murphy
    This book investigates the contributions of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) to policymaking at the WTO, challenging the idea that NGOs can be narrowly understood as potential ‘democratic antidotes’ to the imperfections of Inter-Governmental Organizations (IGOs). Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  17. Rethinking Trade and Commercial Policy Theories

    Rethinking Trade and Commercial Policy Theories

    P. Sai-wing Ho
    This controversial book offers a unique approach to rethinking the trade and development literature and will therefore strongly appeal to researchers, academics, and students of trade and development as well as those involved in the history of economic thought. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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  18. International Economic Law, Globalization and Developing Countries

    International Economic Law, Globalization and Developing Countries

    Edited by Julio Faundez, Celine Tan
    International Economic Law, Globalization and Developing Countries explores the impact of globalization on the international legal system, with a special focus on the implications for developing countries. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 220.00   Web: $ 198.00
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    2012   Paperback Price: $ 81.00   Web: $ 64.80
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  19. The Financial and Economic Crises

    The Financial and Economic Crises

    Edited by Benton E. Gup
    The 2007 financial and economic crisis that began in the United States and quickly spread around the world differed from earlier crises in a number of significant ways. This book examines the causes of these events in the US, and their impacts on North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  20. Input Trade and Production Networks in East Asia

    Input Trade and Production Networks in East Asia

    Edited by Daisuke Hiratsuka, Yoko Uchida
    Intermediate input trade is regarded as an important contributory factor in explaining the increase in world trade in recent years. This timely book presents, for the first time, meticulous empirical analyses of the growth of input trade, and includes detailed studies that capture the main features and characteristics of production networks in East Asia. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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