Economic Development in the Context of China

Policy Issues and Analysis

  • Clement Tisdell

About this book


The author takes a fresh look at China's economic policies, development strategies and economic experiences since 1978. General economic principles and analysis are applied in a comparative framework which provides useful insights for assessing China's economic strategies and its implication for other developing countries. Among the topics discussed are market reforms, new technology and technology transfer, foreign direct investment, regional development, poverty and income inequality, agricultural development, industrial development, enterprise management, the tourism industry, population policies and international issues raised by China's economic development.


Developing Countries development Economic Development regional development

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  • Clement Tisdell
    • 1
  1. 1.The University of QueenslandBrisbaneAustralia

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