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Asian Survey. 1998; 38111005–1017 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2645682
Published: 01 November 1998
...Michael Borrus; Stephen S. Cohen Copyright 1998 The Regents of the University of California BUILDING CHINA'S INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY Tariff Policy and China's Accession to the World Trade Organization Michael Borrus and Stephen S. Cohen At the October 29, 1997, summit meeting between...
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Asian Survey. 1998; 388745–762 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2645581
Published: 01 August 1998
...Richard H. Holton; Xia Yuan Lin Copyright 1998 The Regents of the University of California CHINA AND THE WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION Can the Assimilation Problems Be Overcome? Richard H. Holton and Xia Yuan Lin China's attempt o join the World Trade Organization (WTO) appears at this writing not...
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Asian Survey. 2003; 434598–621 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2003.43.4.598
Published: 01 August 2003
...Rob Jenkins India's federal system has significantly influenced the way in which domestic political forces have reacted to the "multilateralization" (via World Trade Organization agreements) of key areas of policymaking, particularly agriculture. State-level politicians tend to view World Trade...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 5661101–1122 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.6.1101
Published: 01 December 2016
...Simon J. Evenett This paper critically evaluates the contention that the implementation of the Trans-Pacific Partnership would adversely affect the centrality of the World Trade Organization. Not only are many Asian nations members of the WTO, but some undertook major reforms to join. Contrary to...
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Asian Survey. 2012; 525970–994 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2012.52.5.970
Published: 01 October 2012
...Sharon Madriaga Quinsaat This article explores the emergence and development of the Philippine coalition-building strategy in the World Trade Organization (WTO) from the Uruguay Round to the Doha Development Agenda. Coalition building is an outcome of social learning, adaptation, and bounded...
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Asian Survey. 2014; 54178–82 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2014.54.1.78
Published: 01 February 2014
...Brendan M. Howe In 2013 Laos joined the World Trade Organization, economic growth was over 8%, and graduation from least-developed country status by 2020 remains achievable. But its human development index of 0.543 remained below the regional average. Macro development projects still threaten the...
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Asian Survey. 2010; 5061058–1081 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2010.50.6.1058
Published: 01 November 2010
... natural resources, Switzerland is a traditional ally in World Trade Organization negotiations and considered a gateway to the European market. ©© 2010 By the Regents of the University of California free trade agreement (FTA) economic partnership agreement (EPA) WTO new bilateralism market...
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Asian Survey. 2012; 5261111–1137 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2012.52.6.1111
Published: 01 December 2012
...Xiaojun Li This article reviews China's change from cautious observer to active participant in the World Trade Organization's (WTO) dispute settlement system over the past decade. It argues that normative, rather than material, constraints deterred China from WTO litigation in the initial years of...
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Asian Survey. 2005; 451134–139 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2005.45.1.134
Published: 01 February 2005
..., compared with previous years, and continued to be heavily concentrated in urban areas. While World Trade Organization accession in October was seen in elite circles as the key to preserving Cambodia's position in the global garment trade, few resources have trickled down to the majority rural population...
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Asian Survey. 2004; 446815–835 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2004.44.6.815
Published: 01 December 2004
...Victor F. S. Sit China's accession to the World Trade Organization will mean a turning point for Hong Kong-Guangdong cooperation, which will open the way for the two economies to combine their factor advantages to become the world's largest New International Division of Labor production base and...
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Asian Survey. 2007; 471168–174 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2007.47.1.168
Published: 01 February 2007
...Hy V. Luong In 2006 Vietnam continued its momentum of economic growth and stronger global integration, partly through World Trade Organization accession. Following significant turnover in the Central Committee of the Vietnamese Communist Party in April, personnel changes were made in many top...
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Asian Survey. 2005; 451146–152 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2005.45.1.146
Published: 01 February 2005
... toward what appears to be a rapidly emerging ““civil society.”” The loss of quotas on exports of garments and footwear and slow progress toward joining the World Trade Organization suggest that 2005 could be an interesting year. ©© 2005 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602265–289 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.265
Published: 07 April 2020
... world, and individuals can express themselves rather than just upholding a common slogan in a similar way. 266 ASIAN SURVEY 60:2 in sit-ins and marching demonstrations on Ketegalan Boulevard in front of the Presidential Office Building. Tens of thousands of protesters, identifiable by their black...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602221–244 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.221
Published: 07 April 2020
... data on trade, investment, and GDP come from the IMF s Direction of Trade Statistics, the UN Conference on Trade and Development s FDI Statistics, and the IMF s World Economic Outlook database, respectively. Political Relations Variables Territorialdispute This is a dichotomous variable, coded 1 if the...
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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...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602290–322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.290
Published: 07 April 2020
... makes it into Congress, he s presented with new opportunities to increase his wealth some that are unmatched in the cor- porate world. Why is Congress a Millionaires Club? CBS News, March 27, 2012 The median net worth of lawmakers was just over $1million in 2013, or 18 times the wealth of the typical...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602245–264 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.245
Published: 07 April 2020
... them, the planners did not think much about nuclear weapons at all in the run-up to Kargil, acting instead as if they lived in a pre-nuclear, conventional world (Khan, Lavoy, and Clary 2009, 90). This may not be surprising given the state of Pakistan s program at the time: nuclear planning and...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 60147–60 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.47
Published: 01 February 2020
... certain technology-related products with potential military application. The ROK side appealed for redress to the World Trade Organization, arguing that Japan s action was an unfair tit-for-tat intended to inflict pain on South Korean companies that manufacture semiconductors and display screens. With...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 60185–92 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.85
Published: 01 February 2020
... depending on the state of bilateral relations and trade, even if the CIS will continue to be at the center of Russian foreign policy priorities, despite diminished Russian influence in the CIS. Belarus, for instance, is dominated by Russian trade, while China has also emerged as a leading economic force in...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 60179–84 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.79
Published: 01 February 2020
... March 2019, over 14% of the population was 65 or older. According to the criteria of the World Health Organization, Taiwan has become an aged society. It is estimated that by 2025 it will be a super-aged society, with 20% of the population over 65.5 Is Taiwan prepared for either? In her inauguration...