Developmental States and Business Activism

East Asia’s Trade Dispute Settlement

  • Jessica Chia-yueh Liao

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Jessica Chia-yueh Liao
    Pages 1-16
  3. Jessica Chia-yueh Liao
    Pages 58-78
  4. Jessica Chia-yueh Liao
    Pages 106-119
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 120-172

About this book


As firms from East Asia gain global market share they are stirring trade disputes with import-competing firms in the West. Jessica Liao analyzes the role played by government-business collaboration in determining how effective East Asian governments are in helping their exporters gain an edge over western competitors through WTO litigation.


Trade disputes WTO government-business relations developmental states East Asia global companies multinational corporations Asia China Export government Import multinational corporation Nation

Authors and affiliations

  • Jessica Chia-yueh Liao
    • 1
  1. 1.Monash University MalaysiaMalaysia

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