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The Resource Asian Tigers, African Lions : Comparing the Development Performance of Southeast Asia and Africa, (electronic resource)

Asian Tigers, African Lions : Comparing the Development Performance of Southeast Asia and Africa, (electronic resource)

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Asian Tigers, African Lions : Comparing the Development Performance of Southeast Asia and Africa
Title
Asian Tigers, African Lions
Title remainder
Comparing the Development Performance of Southeast Asia and Africa
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Asian Tigers, African Lions is an anthology of contributions by scholars and (former) diplomats related to the 'Tracking Development' research project, funded by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and coordinated by the African Studies Centre and KITLV, both in Leiden, in collaboration with scholars based in Africa and Asia. The project compared the performance of growth and development of four pairs of countries in Southeast Asia and Sub-Sahara Africa during the last sixty years. It tried to answer the question how two regions with comparable levels of income per capita in the 1950s
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Berendsen, Bernard
Dewey number
338.959
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Dietz, Ton
  • Nordholt, H. G. C. Schulte
  • Veen, Roel van der
Series statement
African Dynamics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa
  • Economic development
  • Economic development
  • Southeast Asia
Label
Asian Tigers, African Lions : Comparing the Development Performance of Southeast Asia and Africa, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Policy and Governance in Africa's Economic Transformation: Firm Findings and Remaining QuestionsNotes on Contributors
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Figures and Tables; Part OneIntroduction; Tracking Development: Design, Process, Organization, and Results; Diverging Paths: Explanations and Implications; Cross-regional Comparisons in Development: Questions, Approaches, and Challenges; Comparing the Agricultural Performance of Africa and Southeast Asia over the Last Fifty Years; Part Two Comparing Indonesia and Nigeria; Technocracy and the Institutionalization of Economic Development in Indonesia and Nigeria (1967-1990); Elites and Exchange Rate Policy in Indonesia and Nigeria
  • Population Programmes and Their Implications for Poverty Reduction in Indonesia and Nigeria, 1966-1999The Impact of Corruption on Economic Development: Comparing the Experience of Nigeria and Indonesia (1967-1998); Part Three Comparing Malaysia and Kenya; Agricultural and Rural Development in Malaysia and Kenya and the Politics of Policy; The Politics of Policy for Poverty Reduction: Comparing Malaysia with Kenya; A Comparison of the Industrial Policies and Outcomes in Kenya and Malaysia; Foreign Direct Investment in Kenya and Malaysia; Part Four Comparing Vietnam and Tanzania
  • Differential Supply Responses to Liberalization, and Resultant Poverty Alleviation in Vietnam and TanzaniaThe Variation in Output and Marketing of Cashew in Tanzania and Vietnam; The Textile Industry in Vietnam and Tanzania; Part Five Comparing Cambodia and Uganda; Agricultural Policies and Performance in an African and Asian Poor Agrarian Society: Uganda and Cambodia Compared; Rhetoric and Reality of Rural Road Building: Two Tales from Cambodia and Uganda; (Re- )building Educational Systems as aContribution to Growth and Well-Being: Comparing Uganda and Cambodia; Part Six Some afterthoughts
Control code
ocn862611036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (538 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004260009
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)862611036
Label
Asian Tigers, African Lions : Comparing the Development Performance of Southeast Asia and Africa, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Policy and Governance in Africa's Economic Transformation: Firm Findings and Remaining QuestionsNotes on Contributors
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Figures and Tables; Part OneIntroduction; Tracking Development: Design, Process, Organization, and Results; Diverging Paths: Explanations and Implications; Cross-regional Comparisons in Development: Questions, Approaches, and Challenges; Comparing the Agricultural Performance of Africa and Southeast Asia over the Last Fifty Years; Part Two Comparing Indonesia and Nigeria; Technocracy and the Institutionalization of Economic Development in Indonesia and Nigeria (1967-1990); Elites and Exchange Rate Policy in Indonesia and Nigeria
  • Population Programmes and Their Implications for Poverty Reduction in Indonesia and Nigeria, 1966-1999The Impact of Corruption on Economic Development: Comparing the Experience of Nigeria and Indonesia (1967-1998); Part Three Comparing Malaysia and Kenya; Agricultural and Rural Development in Malaysia and Kenya and the Politics of Policy; The Politics of Policy for Poverty Reduction: Comparing Malaysia with Kenya; A Comparison of the Industrial Policies and Outcomes in Kenya and Malaysia; Foreign Direct Investment in Kenya and Malaysia; Part Four Comparing Vietnam and Tanzania
  • Differential Supply Responses to Liberalization, and Resultant Poverty Alleviation in Vietnam and TanzaniaThe Variation in Output and Marketing of Cashew in Tanzania and Vietnam; The Textile Industry in Vietnam and Tanzania; Part Five Comparing Cambodia and Uganda; Agricultural Policies and Performance in an African and Asian Poor Agrarian Society: Uganda and Cambodia Compared; Rhetoric and Reality of Rural Road Building: Two Tales from Cambodia and Uganda; (Re- )building Educational Systems as aContribution to Growth and Well-Being: Comparing Uganda and Cambodia; Part Six Some afterthoughts
Control code
ocn862611036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (538 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004260009
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)862611036

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