1-20 of 2381 Search Results for

trade-liberalization

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2003; 436908–928 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2003.43.6.908
Published: 01 November 2003
...Teofilo C. Daquila; Le Huu Huy Given the slow pace of global and regional trade liberalization initiatives, Singapore has forged free trade agreements for economic and strategic reasons. Other ASEAN countries and ASEAN itself have also become interested in establishing FTAs with countries outside...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2016; 564779–805 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.4.779
Published: 01 August 2016
...Gregory P. Corning This paper argues that political rather than economic motivations explain Japan’s approach to services negotiations but that the Trans-Pacific Partnership and Trade in Services Agreement present Japan with opportunities to advance liberalization in services as well as to pursue...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 1970; 105427–437 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2642391
Published: 01 May 1970
...Leon Hollerman LIBERALIZATION AND JAPANESE TRADE IN THE 1970s I Leon Hollerman* HE ENVIRONMENT OF TRANSITION Since World War II, Japan has astonished the world by demonstrating a remarkable formula for economic growth. Other countries-advanced as well as less developed-have considered the question...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2019; 593548–572 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.3.548
Published: 01 June 2019
... of Modinomics, which privileges trade protectionism and selective financial-sector liberalization, limits the potential gains from deeper global economic integration. This article argues that deepening economic reforms, including integration into the global economy, can help mitigate the structural...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2016; 5661005–1016 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.6.1005
Published: 01 December 2016
...Vinod K. Aggarwal This special issue focuses on the rise of mega-FTAs—which involve efforts to liberalize trade across geographical regions with a multiplicity of countries—in the Asia-Pacific. We examine how the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership in this...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 603466–489 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.466
Published: 01 June 2020
... troops and the Northern Alliance, a group of several ethnic rebel armies.4 In November that year, the Northern Alliance launched a series of attacks on Myanmar government posts in northern Shan State, especially in Muse, an important trading town that sits right across the border from China s Ruili City...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 603583–606 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.583
Published: 01 June 2020
... point to the future of Asian integration. The China-Japan-South Korea Free Trade Agreement was initiated in 2012, but negotiations were postponed from 2012 to 2014 due to territorial disputes among these countries. Even though all of them have strong material 27. Japan Defends Chasing Taiwanese Boat as...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 603490–509 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.490
Published: 01 June 2020
... island construction is for defen- sive purposes, along with safety at sea, navigation assistance, search and rescue, fishery protection, and other nonmilitary functions, Beijing could quickly shift the military assets there to control vital trade routes and exclude other parties from disputed areas. The...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 602323–346 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.323
Published: 07 April 2020
... deputy secretary-general of the Liberal Democratic Party, the Nikai faction became the driving force of proactively improving 338 ASIAN SURVEY 60:2 Sino Japanese relations. Imai Takaya, a former official in the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry who has been Abe s executive secretary since 2012...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 602391–415 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.391
Published: 07 April 2020
... grievances online is the public reports of knitting and garment sector businesses pointing out the challenges private enterprises are facing due to the China US trade war. This trade war has put some industry sectors under tremendous pres- sure, and many factories have had to close down, at least temporarily...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 6018–20 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.8
Published: 01 February 2020
... the large trade imbalance, and reshoring strategic industries to avoid reverse dependency. This logic upsets liberal economists, but it is not really so strange, because strategic trade, economic security, and avoiding depen- dency have continued to permeate Chinese policy. The problem is not the tech...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 601140–145 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.140
Published: 01 February 2020
... state, and cut off a major route for Myanmar-China trade in northern Myanmar. The fighting killed at least 19 people and displaced more than 7,000. The Three Brothers Alliance comprises the Ta ang National Libera- tion Army, Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army, and Arakan Army. China, which shares...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 601132–139 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.132
Published: 01 February 2020
... administration and has been criticized by local and foreign critics for the killing of great numbers of suspects. The Philippine National Police said that 6,000 persons linked to the illegal drug trade have been killed since the start of the government s war against drugs (from July 2016 to May 2019); later...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 601165–176 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.165
Published: 01 February 2020
... banks (which dominate the banking system) or in opening up the economy to freer international trade. (India s weighted average tariff of about 17% makes it a relatively protectionist economy, compared not only to developed countries but also to its East and Southeast Asian neighbors.) SRIDHARAN / INDIA...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 60121–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.21
Published: 01 February 2020
... of China’s rise, a number of key international actors seemed to increasingly think otherwise. © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California 2020 Xi Jinping Chinese politics trade war Chinese Communist Party China SHAUN BRESLIN China in 2019 Party for the Party ABSTRACT In a...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 60147–60 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.47
Published: 01 February 2020
... reform known as Abenomics. But actual growth has not matched government expectations, and the US China trade war caused a slump in Japan s exports which could imperil continued prosperity. In addition, the diplomatic dispute with South Korea put a dent in a major source of tourism revenue. A ray of good...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 601109–116 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.109
Published: 01 February 2020
... populist, nationalist tone, decrying capital flight, industrial decline, and Indonesia s growing trade deficit with China. His grass-roots supporters were aggressively Islamist (more than Prabowo himself), painting Jokowi as a communist, a Chinese puppet, and a foe of Islam ; Jokowi s camp countered that...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 601159–164 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.159
Published: 01 February 2020
... Australian parliament having signed off, the September anniversary was also an occasion for an official exchange of notes in to bring the treaty into force, with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Foreign Affairs and Trade Minister Marise Payne in attendance. The year also featured a midyear tour...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 601196–203 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.196
Published: 01 February 2020
... indigenous strategies for development. Not surprisingly, the trade deficit reached US$ 847 million in August 2019, more than the budget for 2018/19, due to lackluster growth in production of goods and services. Likewise, the stable government failed to avoid spending a large chunk of the budget just before...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey. 2020; 601100–108 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.100
Published: 01 February 2020
... remains a substantial problem, as wage growth has stagnated, although inflation was not out of control in 2019.10 Malaysia s economic slowdown stems from factors such as the US-China trade war and domestic political uncertainty, which has affected investor confidence. FOREIGN POLICY For much of 2019...