Economic Integration and the Location of Industries

The Case of Less Developed East Asian Countries

  • Ikuo Kuroiwa

Part of the IDE-JETRO Series book series (IDE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Theories and Methodologies

  3. Country Studies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
    2. Nobuaki Hamaguchi, Futaba Ishizuka, Shozo Sakata
      Pages 43-87
    3. Naomi Hatsukano, Ikuo Kuroiwa, Kenmei Tsubota
      Pages 88-120
    4. Souknilanh Keola, Kazunobu Hayakawa, Kiyoyasu Tanaka
      Pages 121-149
    5. Toshihiro Kudo, Toshitaka Gokan, Ikuo Kuroiwa
      Pages 150-172
  4. Specific Topics and Conclusions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 173-173
    2. Kazunobu Hayakawa, Souknilanh Keola, Kiyoyasu Tanaka
      Pages 175-199
    3. Ikuo Kuroiwa
      Pages 225-231
  5. Explanatory Notes on Data Sources

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 233-233
    2. Futaba Ishizuka
      Pages 235-245
    3. Naomi Hatsukano
      Pages 246-258
    4. Souknilanh Keola
      Pages 259-266
    5. Toshihiro Kudo
      Pages 267-290
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 291-304

About this book


A comprehensive picture of the effects of economic integration on industry location in less developed East Asia - particularly in Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, and Myanmar - who pursued trade liberalization and economic integration after the 1990s. Studies include detailed empirical analyses of regional industry locations as well as country overviews.


East Asia liberalization transport

Editors and affiliations

  • Ikuo Kuroiwa
    • 1
  1. 1.Development Studies CenterInstitute of Developing Economies (IDE-JETRO)Japan

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