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State structure, policy formation, and economic development in Southeast Asia structuring development : the political economy of Thailand and the Philippines / Antoinette R. Raquiza.

Author/Creator:
Raquiza, Antoinette.
Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
xix, 204 p. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Routledge studies in the growth economies of Asia (2005) ; 108.
Routledge studies in the growth economies of Asia ; 108
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Subjects:
Economic development -- Thailand.
Economic development -- Philippines.
Thailand -- Economic policy.
Philippines -- Economic policy.
Thailand -- Politics and government.
Philippines -- Politics and government.
Summary:
"This book considers late developing market economies, exploring the differences in performance in these economies, which are particularly vulnerable to political turmoil, crony capitalism and external shocks."--Publisher's description.
Contents:
Introduction : institutional settings of state power and the policy process
Patterns of economic growth : narratives and realities
Building the modern state and economy
Comparative policy dynamics of trade and investment promotion
Liberalization : divergent paths, different outcomes
Conclusion : state configuration and the politics of economic development.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780415617673 (cloth : alk. paper)
0415617677 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780203145166 (ebook)
020314516X (ebook)
OCLC:
671700736