Private equity funds, particularly those headquartered in the U.S., have come under heavy attack internationally from civil society and regulators. At the same time, locally owned private equity funds have unexpectedly appeared in significant numbers across emerging markets. The analysis in this paper illustrates how actors that are only notionally domestic are introducing the neoliberal private equity model into Asian countries, particularly China and Korea.
Research Article| March 01 2010
Private Equity and Asian Political Economy: "Domestic" Private Equity Funds as New Actors
Justin Robertson is Assistant Professor in the Department of Asian and International Studies and an Associate of the Southeast Asia Research Center at the City University of Hong Kong. He is also an Associate of the Center for the Study of Globalization and Regionalization.
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Asian Survey (2010) 50 (2): 356–377.
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Justin Robertson; Private Equity and Asian Political Economy: "Domestic" Private Equity Funds as New Actors. Asian Survey 1 March 2010; 50 (2): 356–377. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2010.50.2.356
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