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Inequality and Growth in Modern China

Guanghua Wan (ed.)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199535194
eISBN:
9780191715730
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199535194.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book provides updated coverage of inequality and poverty issues in China. Some of the methodologies developed may be used in other contexts and for other countries. The use of different data ... More


Export Patterns: Who's Ahead?

Peter C. Y. Chow and Mitchell H. Kellman

in Trade—The Engine of Growth in East Asia

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195078954
eISBN:
9780199855001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195078954.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Japan represents a fascinating role model to the East Asian NICs. In this chapter, the similarities and differences in export patterns among the NICs with those of Japan at various historic periods ... More


The Relationship between Commodity Prices and Currency Exchange Rates: Evidence from the Futures Markets

Kalok Chan, Yiuman Tse, and Michael Williams

in Commodity Prices and Markets

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386898
eISBN:
9780226386904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226386904.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter examines relationships among currency and commodity futures markets based on four commodity-exporting countries' currency futures returns and a range of index-based commodity futures ... More


Democracy in the Philippines

Tony Smith

in America's Mission: The United States and the Worldwide Struggle for Democracy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691154923
eISBN:
9781400842025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691154923.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter examines the dynamic of American imperialism in the Philippines since 1898 and the role played by the United States in determining the values, practices, and institutions that constitute ... More


The Business of Violence:: Piracy around Riau, Lingga, and Singapore, 1820–40

Robert J. Antony

in Elusive Pirates, Pervasive Smugglers: Violence and Clandestine Trade in the Greater China Seas

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028115
eISBN:
9789882206915
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028115.003.0010
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter re-examines piracy and trade around the Malacca Strait in the early nineteenth century, a period of colonial expansion and so-called increased piratical activities. It describes the ... More


Introduction: Living at the Margins

Molly C. Ball

in Navigating Life and Work in Old Republic São Paulo

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781683401667
eISBN:
9781683402336
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401667.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

In an era of commodity export–led growth, coffee served as the engine behind the city of São Paulo’s phenomenal expansion during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The city had ... More


Sovereign Wealth Funds and Long-Term Investing

Joseph Stiglitz, Patrick Bolton, and Frederic Samama (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158633
eISBN:
9780231530286
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158633.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs) are state-owned investment funds with combined asset holdings that are fast approaching four trillion dollars. Recently emerging as a major force in global financial ... More


Sovereign Debt and the Right to Health

Tim Jones

in Sovereign Debt and Human Rights

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780198810445
eISBN:
9780191847783
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810445.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

In the 1980s and 1990s the debt crisis in the global South, and the way it was responded to through bail out and adjustment programmes, caused stagnation in the development of health systems for many ... More


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