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Asian development

the role of development assistance

by John Prior Lewis

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Published by University Press of America, Asia Society in Lanham, MD, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Economic assistance -- Asia -- History -- 20th century,
    • Asia -- Economic policy

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 48.

      Statementby John P. Lewis.
      SeriesAsian agenda report ;, 7
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC412 .L45 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination49 p. ;
      Number of Pages49
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2392147M
      ISBN 100819165905
      LC Control Number87021599

      This book is open access under a CC BY license. This book delves into the widely held belief that the 21st century will be the "Asian Century" by examining the Asia's rapid economic development in the post-war era and the challenges it faces in forging ahead of world leaders in the West. The. The Journal of South Asian Development is a peer reviewed journal. It is a forum for discussing all facets of development in South Asia, comprising Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and the Maldives, and is published three times in a year by SAGE Publications. The Journal was launched in It is a member of the Committee on Discipline: Development studies. This book deals with the major problems that Japan and East Asian countries have faced during the turbulent years of their reconstruction and development from to the present time. The Development Report of the World Bank on the same subject was given the subtitle East Asian Miracle. I.   Buy a cheap copy of The East Asian Development Experience: book by Ha-Joon Chang. Ha-Joon Chang provides an overview of the East Asian development model from the s to the present day. He examines its relative success particularly in .


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