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Open economy macroeconomics in East Asia


Baharumshah, Ahmad Zubaidi, ed. (2005) Open economy macroeconomics in East Asia. Ashgate Publishing Limited, England. ISBN 0754644006


The East Asia countries were among the fastest growing economies in the world and of increasing importance to the world economy. These countries have taken the lead in adopting outward-oriented development policies. This volume focuses on the major issues on open economy macroeconomics in the East Asia economies that will be instructive to both academics and policymakers. The emphasis is on the countries that were severely affected by the 1997/98 Asian financial crises. Several aspects of exchange rate, current account, budget deficits, monetary and financial issues are considered in this book. In addition, several chapters are devoted to discussion on the issues of economic integration in the region. The contagion and the currency crisis are also discussed thoroughly. Most of the chapters are empirical in nature and the empirical evidence provided is based on the recent development in time series econometrics methods

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Item Type: Book
Call Number: HC460.5 O61
Divisions: Faculty of Economics and Management
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Limited
Keywords: Open economy; Macroeconomics; East Asia
Depositing User: Muhamad Syamil Hamidon
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2015 04:39
Last Modified: 21 Sep 2015 04:39
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/32963
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