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East Asian Capitalism: Diversity, Continuity, and Change

Andrew Walter and Xiaoke Zhang


This book brings together conceptual and empirical analyses of the evolving patterns of East Asian capitalism against the backdrop of global market integration and periodic economic crises since the 1980s. More specifically, it seeks to provide an interdisciplinary account of variations, continuities, or changes in institutional structures that govern financial systems, industrial relations, and product markets and shape the evolution of national political economies. The geographical focus of the volume is China, Japan, South Korea, Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia, Taiwan, and Thailand. I ... More

Keywords: capitalism, global markets, financial systems, China, Japan, South Korea, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, Taiwan

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780199643097
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199643097.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Andrew Walter, editor
Reader in International Political Economy, London School of Economics and Political Science

Xiaoke Zhang, editor
Professor, Manchester Business School, University of Manchester

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Part One Introduction

Part Two Business–Government Relations and Development Strategies

Part Three Labour Markets and Industrial Relations

Part Four Financial Market Structures

Part Five Conclusion

End Matter