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From Growth to Convergence

Asia's Next Two Decades

Editors: Zhai, F. (Ed.)

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The economic landscape of Asia has transformed in the past two decades. Regional economies are linked, and have achieved prosperity. The region must now look to the future. This book explores issues in Asia's long-term development, identifying conditions for sustained growth and income convergence.

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FAN ZHAI is an Economist with the Macroeconomics and Finance Research Division of the Economics and Research Department of the Asian Development Bank. He works on general equilibrium modelling and its applications to long-term economic planning and trade policy analysis. He was Research Fellow at the Development Research Center of the State Council of the PRC in 1997-2000 and Deputy Director of the Ministry of Finance of the PRC in 2000-2003.
 



 

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)
  • From Growth to Convergence: An Introduction

    Pages 1-39

    Zhai, Fan (et al.)

  • Why are Bilateral Trade Agreements so Popular, and Does it Matter?

    Pages 40-73

    Menon, Jayant

  • Regionalizing Bilateral Free Trade Agreements in Asia

    Pages 74-107

    Harrigan, Frank (et al.)

  • Infrastructure as a Catalyst for Regional Integration, Growth, and Economic Convergence: Scenario Analysis for Asia

    Pages 108-149

    Roland-Holst, David

  • Unlocking the Trade Potential in Least-Developed Countries: A CGE Investigation for Bangladesh

    Pages 150-174

    Zhai, Fan

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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $150.00
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-22176-5
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
From Growth to Convergence
Book Subtitle
Asia's Next Two Decades
Editors
  • F. Zhai
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-25060-4
DOI
10.1057/9780230250604
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-22176-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 335
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