Handbook of global economic policy / edited by Stuart S. Nagel

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Subjects: Economic policy--Case studies
Environmental policy--Economic aspects--Case studies
Labor policy--Case studies
Full employment policies--Case studies
Industrial policy--Case studies
Post-communism--Case studies
Policy sciences--Case studies
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Marcel Dekker, 2000
Series: Public administration and public policy 78
LC Classification: H, HD
Table of Contents: Preface
Contributors
Introduction
I. Africa's Economic Policy
1. Environmental Policy in the African Development Bank and the Asian Development Bank / Morten Boas 1
2. Reforming Transport with Dominant State-Owned Enterprises: Democratic Republic of Congo (Formerly Zaire) / Alex Kelvin 31
3. From Conflict to Order? Corporatism in South Africa / Louwrens Pretorius 45
4. International Financial Institutions and the Politics of Structural Adjustment: The African Experiences / Mark Owen Lombardi, Sandip Singh Sahota 65
5. Mechanisms for Labor Harmony: Dispute Resolution in the Industrial Courts of Kenya and Zambia / Miriam K. Mills 93
II. Asia's Economic Policy
6. Industrial Policy and Regional Development: A Diachronic Comparison of Japanese and South Korean Economic Strategies / Sang-Chul Park 111
7. Deregulation for Whom? Reexamining the Retail Deregulation in Japan / Yoichiro Sato 131
8. Democracy, Development, and the Welfare State in India: A Win-Win Policy Analysis / Noorjahan Bava 159
9. Policies and Strategies of International Organizations in Combating Child Labor in India: A Win-Win Analysis / Rupa Chanda, Rekha Datta 179
10. Economic Liberalization and Federalism: The Case of India / Lawrence Saez 195
11. Government-Business Relations and Southeast Asian Subregional Economic Growth Triangles / Gwynneth Singleton, Mark Turner 219
12. Economic Reform and Political Legitimacy in Post-Mao China / Maria Chan Morgan 241
13. Implications of Reform in the Chinese State-Owned Enterprises / Yat Lun Chan, Feng Xiao, Alex Kelvin 267
14. Central-Local Conflicts in Economic Management in China / Zhong Zhu Ding 283
15. Marketization After Mao: National Strategy in Postreform China, 1980-1993 / Laure Paquette 305
16. Hong Kong: The World's Freest Economy and Its Liberal Policy / G. Mac Nie, Enbao Wang 323
III. Europe's Economic Policy
17. State Revenue Administration Problems in a Transition Economy: State Revenue Service of the Republic of Latvia / Maiga Dzervite 343
18. From Corporatism to Etatism: German Policy Networks Before and After Unification / Thomas Konig 367
19. Political Economy of Income Distribution in Britain: Demography, Market, and Party Politics, 1979-1987 / Rosa Mule 387
20. National Industrial Policy in the Context of Supranational and Subnational Policy Expansion / Niels Christian Sidenius 411
21. Divergent Paths of Product Market Regulation in France and Germany, 1970-1990 / J. Gunnar Trumbull 435
IV. Latin and North America's Economic Policy
22. Mexican Crisis in the Internationalization of Finance / Jong Gook Back 463
23. Elections of Democratization in Mexico: Tax Policy in the "Opposition" Congress / Kenneth C. Shadlen 479
24. Implementing Argentine State Reform: Union Cooperation of Conflict? / Dora Orlansky 495
25. Neighbors, Informal Job Brokers, and the Employment Problem of the Urban Poor: Can Dispersal Strategies Improve Access to Informal Job Networks? / David A. Reingold 511
26. U.S. Public Policy Toward a Dynamic Increasing-Returns Industry / Henry E. Kilpatrick, Jr. 535
Index 557
Additional Authors: Nagel, Stuart S., 1934-
Notes: LCCN: 00021482
ISBN: 0824703286 (alk. paper)
Includes index
Physical Description: xxxi, 572 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 43397113
ISBN/ISSN: 0824703286

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