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Author Vo, Thanh Tri

Title International Institutions and Economic Development in Asia
Published Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2010


Description 1 online resource (235 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Tables; Boxes; List of abbreviations; List of contributors; Preface; Part I: Issues and background; 1 Overview and issues; 2 International public goods; 3 Making the international system work for the platinum age of Asian growth; Part II: Institutions and their impact; 4 Effects of GATT/WTO on Asia's trade performance; 5 The IMF and East Asia: the legacy of the crisis and actions for the future; 6 The World Bank in the East Asia and Pacific region: past performance and future directions
Summary Covers the influence of international public goods and landmark developments and assesses how they have affected Asia's development through the 'Golden' and 'Silver Ages' of economic development. It also considers the challenges for the continuation of a new 'Platinum Age' of development driven by China and India
Notes Print version record
Subject World Trade Organization -- Congresses
World Bank -- Congresses
General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (Organization) -- Congresses
SUBJECT General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (Organization) fast
World Bank fast
World Trade Organization fast
Subject International agencies -- Asia -- Congresses
International agencies -- Pacific Area -- Congresses
International agencies
SUBJECT Asia -- Commerce -- Congresses
Pacific Area -- Commerce -- Congresses
Subject Asia
Pacific Area
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780203832844