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Title Trade policy, growth, and poverty in Asian developing countries / edited by Kishor Sharma.
Imprint London : Routledge, 2003.

Series Routledge studies in development economics ; 32
Routledge studies in development economics ; 32.
Subject Free trade -- Social aspects -- Asia.
Poverty -- Asia.
Asia -- Commercial policy.
Asia -- Economic conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Alt Name Sharma, Kishor.
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 263 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; List of contributors; Preface; Overview; Trade policy, growth and poverty: the issues; Trade and poverty: is there a connection?; The East Asian experience; Liberalisation, unemployment, inequality and poverty in urban China; Economic reform, labour markets and poverty: the Indonesian experience; Trade and investment policy and equity in South Korea; Growth, employment and equity: the Malaysian experience; Trade policy, economic growth and poverty reduction in Taiwan; Trade policy reforms and poverty in Thailand.
Transition from planning to market economy and poverty alleviation in VietnamPoverty reduction and sectoral growth in Southeast Asia; The South Asian experience; Market-oriented reforms and poverty in Bangladesh; How have the disadvantaged fared in India after the economic reforms?; Trade policy regimes, growth and poverty: the Nepalese experience; Trade and industrial policy reform and poverty in Pakistan; Reflections on the issues; Tra.
Summary This new book provides a selection of writings that cover trade, equity and development in Asia. Clem Tisdell, T.N. Srinivasan, Gustav Ranis and others write on countries from Pakistan and India to Korea and Indonesia.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203422767 (electronic bk.)
9780203422762 (electronic bk.)
0415296994 (Cloth)
OCLC # 252868120
Additional Format Print version: Trade policy, growth, and poverty in Asian developing countries. London : Routledge, 2003 (DLC) 2002036782