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International Political Economy Series

Asian Industrialization and Africa

Studies in Policy Alternatives to Structural Adjustment

Editors: Stein, Howard (Ed.)

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Drawing on case-studies from the industrialization of East and Southeast Asian nations, this text critically examines the structural adjustment policies used in Africa since the 1980s. The Asian country studies include Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan, South Korea, Hong Kong and Meiji Japan.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)
  • Policy Alternatives to Structural Adjustment in Africa: An Introduction

    Pages 1-29

    Stein, Howard

  • The World Bank, Neo-Classical Economics and the Application of Asian Industrial Policy to Africa

    Pages 31-52

    Stein, Howard

  • Japan’s Industrial Development, 1868–1939: Lessons for Sub-Saharan Africa

    Pages 53-85

    Nafziger, E. Wayne

  • The Korean Miracle (1962–80) Revisited: Myths and Realities in Strategies and Development

    Pages 87-143

    Kim, Kwan S.

  • The State as Agent: Industrial Development in Taiwan, 1952–1972

    Pages 145-181

    Brautigam, Deborah

Buy this book

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Asian Industrialization and Africa
Book Subtitle
Studies in Policy Alternatives to Structural Adjustment
Editors
  • Howard Stein
Series Title
International Political Economy Series
Copyright
1995
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-349-13178-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-349-13178-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-13180-8
Series ISSN
2662-2483
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 284
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