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The Resource Governance, regulation, and privatization in the Asia-Pacific Region, edited by Takatoshi Ito and Anne O. Krueger, (electronic resource)

Governance, regulation, and privatization in the Asia-Pacific Region, edited by Takatoshi Ito and Anne O. Krueger, (electronic resource)

Label
Governance, regulation, and privatization in the Asia-Pacific Region
Title
Governance, regulation, and privatization in the Asia-Pacific Region
Statement of responsibility
edited by Takatoshi Ito and Anne O. Krueger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Over the last twenty-five years, there has been an acceleration in the move from government regulation towards privatization. Governance, Regulation, and Privatization in the Asia-Pacific Region is the first thoroughgoing account of the relative success of the different approaches to privatization as undertaken in Korea, China, Australia, and Japan. In most contexts, privatization is expected to yield greater efficiency and cost effectiveness while avoiding the corruption and bloated budgets of government regulation or monopoly control. But broad-scale privatization, if ill designed, has also
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
338.095
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD4310.5
LC item number
.N34 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
NBER-East Asia seminar on economics
Series volume
v. 12
Label
Governance, regulation, and privatization in the Asia-Pacific Region, edited by Takatoshi Ito and Anne O. Krueger, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.library.enc.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=212651
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This volume contains edited versions of papers presented at the NBER's East Asia Seminar on Economics twelfth annual conference, held in Hong Kong, June 28-30, 2001"--Ackn
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Philip L. Williams,
  • Graeme Woodbridge
  • Using markets to help solve public problems
  • John McMillan
  • II. COUNTRY STUDIES
  • Recent developments in the public-enterprise sector of Korea
  • Il Chong Nam
  • The Korean economic crisis and corporate governance system
  • Sung Wook Joh
  • Sources of corporate financing and economic crisis in Korea: micro-evidence
  • Introduction
  • Youngjae Lim
  • Initial pulic offering and corporate governance in China's transitional economy
  • Chen Chien-Hsun,
  • Shih Hui-Tzu
  • Why do governments dumpt state enterprises? Evidence from China
  • David D. Li,
  • Francis T. Lui
  • Productivity effects of TVE privatization: the case study of garment and metal-casting enterprises in the greater Yangtze River Region
  • Tetsushi Sonobe,
  • Keijiro Otsuka
  • Takatoshi Ito,
  • Government commitment and the outcome of privatization in China
  • Yang Yao
  • III. SECTORAL PRIVATIZATION AND REGULATION
  • Rail reform strategies: the Australian experience
  • Helen Owens
  • The Japanese experience with railway restructuring
  • Fumitoshi Mizutani,
  • Kiyoshi Nakamura
  • What has been achieved in the Japanese telecommunications industry since 1985?
  • Tsuruhiko Nambu
  • Anne O. Krueger
  • How to restructure failed banking systems: lessons from the United States in the 1930s and Japan in the 1990s
  • Charles W. Calomiris,
  • Joseph R. Mason
  • Banks, bailout guarantees, and risky debt
  • Aaron Tornell
  • I. OVERVIEW
  • Privatization and corporate governance
  • Simon Johnson,
  • Andrei Shleifer
  • Antitrust merger policy: lessons from the Australian experience
Control code
ocn191703425
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 470 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226386966
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191703425
Label
Governance, regulation, and privatization in the Asia-Pacific Region, edited by Takatoshi Ito and Anne O. Krueger, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.library.enc.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=212651
Publication
Note
"This volume contains edited versions of papers presented at the NBER's East Asia Seminar on Economics twelfth annual conference, held in Hong Kong, June 28-30, 2001"--Ackn
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Philip L. Williams,
  • Graeme Woodbridge
  • Using markets to help solve public problems
  • John McMillan
  • II. COUNTRY STUDIES
  • Recent developments in the public-enterprise sector of Korea
  • Il Chong Nam
  • The Korean economic crisis and corporate governance system
  • Sung Wook Joh
  • Sources of corporate financing and economic crisis in Korea: micro-evidence
  • Introduction
  • Youngjae Lim
  • Initial pulic offering and corporate governance in China's transitional economy
  • Chen Chien-Hsun,
  • Shih Hui-Tzu
  • Why do governments dumpt state enterprises? Evidence from China
  • David D. Li,
  • Francis T. Lui
  • Productivity effects of TVE privatization: the case study of garment and metal-casting enterprises in the greater Yangtze River Region
  • Tetsushi Sonobe,
  • Keijiro Otsuka
  • Takatoshi Ito,
  • Government commitment and the outcome of privatization in China
  • Yang Yao
  • III. SECTORAL PRIVATIZATION AND REGULATION
  • Rail reform strategies: the Australian experience
  • Helen Owens
  • The Japanese experience with railway restructuring
  • Fumitoshi Mizutani,
  • Kiyoshi Nakamura
  • What has been achieved in the Japanese telecommunications industry since 1985?
  • Tsuruhiko Nambu
  • Anne O. Krueger
  • How to restructure failed banking systems: lessons from the United States in the 1930s and Japan in the 1990s
  • Charles W. Calomiris,
  • Joseph R. Mason
  • Banks, bailout guarantees, and risky debt
  • Aaron Tornell
  • I. OVERVIEW
  • Privatization and corporate governance
  • Simon Johnson,
  • Andrei Shleifer
  • Antitrust merger policy: lessons from the Australian experience
Control code
ocn191703425
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 470 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226386966
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191703425

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