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The Practice of Industrial PolicyGovernment—Business Coordination in Africa and East Asia$

John Page and Finn Tarp

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780198796954

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2017

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198796954.001.0001

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(p.xvii) List of Abbreviations

(p.xvii) List of Abbreviations

The Practice of Industrial Policy
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  • 10-YMA

    Ten-Year Moving Average

  • ACEP

    Africa Centre for Energy Policy

  • ADLI

    Agricultural Development-Led Industrialization

  • AfDB

    African Development Bank

  • AGI

    Association of Ghana Industries

  • AGOA

    African Growth and Opportunity Act

  • AmCham

    American Chamber of Commerce


    AEM-MITI Economic and Industrial Cooperation

  • ANC

    African National Conference


    Action Plan for Industrial Technology Development


    Association of Southeast Asian Nations


    Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment

  • BEE

    Black Economic Empowerment

  • BMEI

    Basic Metal and Engineering Industry

  • BNDE

    National Development Bank

  • BTA

    Bilateral Trade Agreement

  • CDD

    Centre for Democracy and Development

  • CFE

    Committee on the Future Economy

  • CGEM

    General Confederation of Moroccan Enterprises

  • CIBA

    Council of Indigenous Business Associations

  • CIEM

    Central Institute for Economic Management


    Council for Mutual Economic Assistance

  • COVE

    Corporate Village Enterprise

  • CPC

    Communist Party of China

  • CPI

    Conseil Présidentiel de l’Investissement

  • CPIA

    Country Policy and Institutional Assessment

  • CSA

    Central Statistics Agency

  • CSC

    Committee on Singapore’s Competitiveness (p.xviii)

  • CSP

    Community, Social, and Public Services

  • DAC

    Development Assistance Committee

  • DBE

    Development Bank of Ethiopia


    DFID-ESRC Growth Research Programme


    Department for International Development-Economic and Social Research Council

  • DPE

    Domestic-Private Enterprise

  • DRC

    Democratic Republic of the Congo

  • DTI

    Department of Trade and Industry


    Ethiopian Association of Basic Metal and Engineering Industries


    East African Submarine Cable System


    Ethiopian Chambers of Commerce and Sector Associations

  • EDB

    Economic Development Board

  • EDIF

    Export Development and Investment Fund

  • EDRI

    Ethiopian Development Research Institute

  • EGAT

    Economic Growth and Transformation, LLC

  • EHDA

    Ethiopian Horticulture Development Agency


    Ethiopian Horticulture Producers and Exporters Association

  • EOI

    Export-Oriented Industrialization

  • EPA

    Economic Planning Agency

  • EPB

    Economic Planning Board


    Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front

  • EPZ

    Export-Processing Zone

  • ERC

    Economic Review Committee

  • ERCA

    Ethiopian Revenue and Customs Authority

  • ESC

    Economic Strategies Committee

  • EU

    European Union

  • EuroCham

    European Chamber of Commerce

  • FDI

    Foreign Direct Investment

  • FIAS

    Foreign Investment Advisory Service

  • FIE

    Foreign-Invested Enterprise

  • f.o.b.


  • FTZ

    Free-Trade Zone


    Five-Year Economic Development Plan

  • GAP

    Good Agricultural Practice

  • GDP

    gross domestic product (p.xix)

  • GEA

    Ghana Employers’ Association

  • GEAR

    Growth, Employment and Redistribution

  • GED

    Ghanaian Enterprises Decree

  • GIAC

    Ghana Investors Advisory Council

  • GIPC

    Ghana Investment Promotion Centre

  • GNCC

    Ghana National Chamber of Commerce


    Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry

  • GNI

    Gross National Income

  • GNP

    Gross National Product


    Graduate School of Development Policy and Practice

  • GSP

    Generalized System of Preferences

  • GTP

    Growth and Transformation Plan

  • HAIR

    Helicopter Quality, Analytical Skills, Imagination, and Reality

  • HCI

    Heavy and Chemical Industrialization

  • HIPC

    Heavily Indebted Poor Countries

  • HPAE

    High-Performing Asian Economy

  • HR

    Human Resources

  • IC

    Integrated Circuit

  • ICT

    Information and Communications Technology

  • IDA

    International Development Association

  • IDS

    Industrial Development Strategy

  • IEA

    Institute of Economic Affairs

  • IFC

    International Finance Corporation

  • ILO

    International Labour Organization

  • IMF

    International Monetary Fund

  • IMP1

    First Industrial Master Plan

  • IMP2

    Second Industrial Master Plan

  • IMP3

    Third Industrial Master Plan

  • IPA

    Investment Promotion Agency

  • IPPG

    Institutions and Pro-Poor Growth Research

  • IPR

    Intellectual Property Rights

  • IT

    Information Technology

  • ITRI

    Industrial Technology Research Institute

  • JBA

    Japanese Business Association

  • JEC

    Joint Economic Council

  • JIT

    Just-In-Time (p.xx)


    Joint Public and Private Consultative Committee

  • JSE

    Johannesburg Stock Exchange

  • KIST

    Korea Institute of Science and Technology


    Korea International Cooperation Agency

  • LFS

    Labour Force Survey

  • LICs

    Low-Income Countries

  • LMW

    Licensed Manufacturing Warehouse

  • LSE

    London School of Economics and Political Science

  • M&L

    Medium and Large


    Microfinance and Small Loans Centre

  • MDAs

    Ministries, Departments, and Agencies

  • MEC

    Mineral-Energy Complex


    Metal and Engineering Corporation

  • METI

    Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

  • MIDA

    Malaysian Industrial Development Authority

  • MIDI

    Metal Industry Development Institute


    Malaysian Institute of Microelectronics Systems

  • MITI

    Ministry of Industry and Trade

  • MNC

    Multinational Corporation

  • MOEA

    Ministry of Economic Affairs

  • MOF

    Ministry of Finance

  • MOST

    Ministry of Science and Technology

  • MOTI

    Ministry of Trade and Industry

  • MPI

    Ministry of Planning and Investment

  • MSE

    Micro and Small Enterprise

  • MTDC

    Malaysian Technology Development Corporation

  • MVA

    Manufacturing Value-Added

  • NDRC

    National Development and Reform Commission


    National Economic Development and Labour Council

  • NEP

    New Economic Policy


    New Partnership for Africa’s Development

  • NLC

    National Liberation Council

  • NPP

    New Patriotic Party

  • NRC

    National Redemption Council

  • NSE

    New Structural Economics

  • NWC

    National Wages Council (p.xxi)

  • ODA

    Official Development Assistance

  • ODI

    Overseas Development Institute

  • OECD

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development


    Oil & Gas Free Zone Authority

  • OPEC

    Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries


    Plan of Action for Sustainable Development and Eradication of Poverty

  • PEF

    Private Enterprise Federation


    Performance Management & Delivery Unit

  • PIAC

    Presidential Investors’ Advisory Councils

  • PIO

    Pioneer Industry Ordinance

  • PIPP

    Private Investment Promotion Project

  • PIRT

    Presidential Investors’ Roundtable

  • PMRC

    Prime Minister’s Research Commission

  • PNDC

    Provisional National Defence Council


    Pohang Iron and Steel Company

  • PPCF

    Public–Private Consultative Forum

  • PPD

    Public–Private Dialogue

  • PPP

    Public–Private Partnership

  • PSAC

    Private Sector Advisory Council

  • PSAG

    Private Sector Advisory Group

  • PSCC

    Private Sector Consultative Committee

  • PSDC

    Penang Skills Development Centre

  • PSI

    Presidential Special Initiative

  • PSR

    Private Sector Roundtable

  • QLFS

    Quarterly Labour Force Survey

  • R&D

    Research and Development

  • RDP

    Reconstruction and Development Planning

  • RIDP

    Regional Industrial Development Plan

  • SAP

    Structural Adjustment Programme

  • SBRs

    State–Business Relations

  • SEG

    State Economic Group

  • SEP

    Strategic Economic Plan

  • SEZ

    Special Economic Zone

  • SMEs

    small and medium-sized enterprises


    Small and Medium Manufacturing Development Programme

  • SOE

    state-owned enterprise (p.xxii)


    Simplified Regional Industrial Development Plan

  • SSA

    Sub-Saharan Africa

  • TAC

    Technology Advisory Committee

  • TFP

    Total Factor Productivity

  • THC

    Terminal Handling Charge

  • TNBC

    Tanzania National Business Council

  • TNPA

    Transnet National Ports Authority


    Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights

  • TWN

    Third World Network

  • UN

    United Nations


    United Nations Industrial Development Organization


    United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research

  • VAR

    Vector Auto-Regression

  • VBF

    Viet Nam Business Forum

  • VCCI

    Viet Nam’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry

  • VCP

    Vietnamese Communist Party

  • VLSI

    Very Large-Scale Integration

  • WGI

    Worldwide Governance Indicators

  • WTO

    World Trade Organization