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China: Competing in the Global Economy

by Wanda Tseng

China's economic performance over recent years has been impressive, managing to weather the Asian crisis of the late 1990s largely unscathed, as well as sustaining growth in the face of the recent global downturn. However, there are structural weaknesses in its economy which, if unmet, could undermine its economic stability and growth. This book examines these challenges and China's efforts to address them, in order to ensure China can compete successfully in the global economy and sustain its economic performance whilst spreading the benefits more widely across society. Topics covered include: provincial growth dynamics, foreign direct investment, medium-term fiscal issues; state enterprise reforms, the impact of WTO accession, and exchange rate policy.

Economic Reform in China

by David Burton Wanda Tseng Hoe Ee Khor Kalpana Kochhar Dubravko Mihaljek

China's economic performance hs been remarkable since the the reform process began 15 years ago. Notwithstanding the achievements that have been made, a number of serious problems remain. This papers discusses the current reform program and the effors being made to overcome the structural impediments to growth.

Financial Liberalization, Money Demand, and Monetary Policy in Asian Countries

by Robert Corker Wanda Tseng

This study examines the financial reforms undertaken by nine Asian countries in the 1980s (Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, the Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, and Thailand) and their implications for money demand and monetary policy.

IMF Policy Discussion Paper

by Harm Zebregs Wanda Tseng

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

IMF Staff Country Reports

by Donal Donovan Wanda Tseng

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

IMF Staff Country Reports

by Matthew Fisher Wanda Tseng

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

India's and China's Recent Experience with Reform and Growth

by Wanda Tseng David Cowen

China and India already rank among the world's largest economies, and each is moving rapidly towards the centre stage of the global economy. In this process different priorities have been placed on economic reforms in the past two decades - China taking a more outward strategy and India, until recently, a more inward one. Can they continue to rank among the fastest expanding economies? This volume addresses the issue, highlighting what has worked and what more needs to be done to ensure sustained rapid economic growth and poverty reduction. Addressing the two countries' recent experiences with growth and reform, this book provides important insight for other developing economies.

Thailand: Adjusting to Success Current Policy Issues

by Wanda Tseng Ranjit Teja David Robinson Yangho Byeon

Thailand's sucess with economic development in recent decades is due mainly to is commitment to an outward-looking, market-based economy, a development strategy centered on the private sector, and cautious financial policies. This papers dicusses recent economic strains and how the authorities are coping with them to sustain the momentum of development

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