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Author Li, Kui Wai.
Title Capitalist development and economism in East Asia : the rise of Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, and South Korea / Kui-Wai Li.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2003.

Author Li, Kui Wai.
Series Routledge studies in the growth economies of Asia ; 35
Routledge studies in the growth economies of Asia ; 35.
Subject Income distribution -- East Asia -- Case studies.
Capitalism -- East Asia -- Case studies.
Investments, Foreign -- East Asia -- Case studies.
East Asia -- Economic policy -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Case studies.
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 300 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-296) and index.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; Preface; Economism and development; The expansion of the East Asian economic pie; Growth, inequality, and the survival cost; Economic fertilizer and the government; The external dimension: a necessary condition; The law of first opportunity in economic growth; Economism and political regimes; The Asian financial crisis; A challenge to economism: Hong Kong's sovereignty reversion; Asia is no miracle; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Summary Taking a conceptual approach, this book studies the economic development of the four East Asian economies since 1950. This work will be of interest to scholars in East Asian economics, and those interested in modern economic development.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 020316654X (electronic bk.)
9780203166543 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 52975597
Additional Format Print version: Li, Kui Wai. Capitalist development and economism in East Asia. London ; New York : Routledge, 2003 0415268737 (DLC) 2001048175 (OCoLC)47667088