Thoughts on Economic Development in China, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1135075905
  • ISBN-13: 9781135075903
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released December 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This book is about mutual influences of thinking about economic development in China and in the West, from the 18th century until the present. Its chapters are contributed by development economists and historians of thought from China and other parts of the world.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Thoughts on Economic Development in China.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Physiocracy and the Chinese Model.
2: The Reception of Adam Smith in East Asia.
3: Commodities, Natural Resources, and Growth.
4: Yan Fu, Individualism, and Social Order.
5: Three Influential Western Thinkers During the “Break-up” Period in China.
6: Chinese Tradition Meets Western Economics.
7: He Lian, a Founder and Practitioner of Chinization of Western Economics.
8: Chinese Economics Students in the USA – with a Focus on Doctoral Dissertations Prior to 1949.
9: Development Theory and Transition.
10: Thirty Years of Disputes on China's Economic Reform.
11: Northian Perspectives on China's Economic Reform.
12: Chinese Reform and Schools of thought in Western Economics.
13: The East Asian Development Model Reconsidered.
14: The Changing Status of Western Economics in China.
15: The Transmission of Heterodox Economics in China, 1949–2009.
Name Index.
Subject Index.