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Learning to industrialize : from given growth to policy-aided value creation / Kenichi Ohno.

Author/Creator:
hno, Kenichi, 1957-, author.
Publication:
Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, N.Y. : Routledge, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (369 p.)
Series:
Routledge-GRIPS development forum studies ; 2.
Routledge-GRIPS Development Forum Studies ; 2
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Subjects:
Economic development.
Industrialization.
Industrial policy.
Industrialization -- East Asia.
Industrialization -- Developing countries.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This book proposes a new, pragmatic way of approaching economic development which features policy learning based on a comparison of international best policy practices. While the important role of government in promoting private sector development is being recognized, policy discussion often remains general without details as to what exactly to do and how to avoid common pitfalls. This book fills the gap by showing concrete policy contents, procedures, and organizations adopted in high-performing East Asian economies.Natural resources and foreign aid and investment can take a
Contents:
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; Preface; Acknowledgments; PART I Ideas and methods; 1 The developmental trap; 2 Industrial policy in the age of globalization; 3 Ingredients of proactive industrialization; 4 Policy procedure and organization; PART II Country studies; 5 Meiji Japan: from feudalism to industrialization; 6 Singapore: national productivity movement; 7 Taiwan: policy drive for innovation; 8 Malaysia: trapped in upper middle income; 9 Vietnam: growth without quality; 10 Ethiopia: the Growth and Transformation Plan; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
0-415-70582-7
0-203-08553-1
1-136-19883-0
1-136-19884-9
OCLC:
878147930
Publisher Number:
10.4324/9780203085530 doi