International Economic Association Series

Institutions and Comparative Economic Development

Editors: Aoki, M., Roland, G., Kuran, Timur (Eds.)

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This collection of essays from eminent scholars discusses different phases and measures of economic development, evaluating the success of national economic transitions and providing valuable policy lessons for developing economies.

About the authors

MASAHIKO AOKI, Stanford University, USA

TIMUR KURAN, Duke University, USA
 
GÉRARD ROLAND, University of California at Berkeley, USA

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Aoki, Masahiko (et al.)

    Pages 1-9

  • The Five Phases of Economic Development and Institutional Evolution in China, Japan, and Korea

    Aoki, Masahiko

    Pages 13-47

  • Social Organizations, Risk-sharing Institutions, and Economic Development

    Greif, Avner (et al.)

    Pages 48-63

  • Before and Beyond Divergence: A New Look at the Economic History of China and Europe

    Rosenthal, Jean-Laurent (et al.)

    Pages 64-77

  • Political Institutions and Long-run Economic Trajectory: Some Lessons from Two Millennia of Chinese Civilization

    Ma, Debin

    Pages 78-98

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Institutions and Comparative Economic Development
Editors
  • M. Aoki
  • G. Roland
  • Timur Kuran
Series Title
International Economic Association Series
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-03401-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137034014
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-03400-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-137-03403-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 345
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