Southeast Asia and the ASEAN Economic Community

  • Roderick Macdonald

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxv
  2. Roderick Macdonald
    Pages 1-37
  3. Six Large Economies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. George Manzano, Ma. Anne Teresa Rivera, Bernardo Villegas
      Pages 41-89
    3. Thu Trang Vuong, Vilém Semerák, Quan Hoang Vuong
      Pages 91-143
    4. Piti Srisangnam
      Pages 145-186
    5. Roderick Macdonald, Seck Tan
      Pages 221-256
    6. Roderick Macdonald, Hotniar Siringoringo
      Pages 257-292
  4. Four Smaller Economies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 293-293
    2. Siti Fatimahwati Pehin Dato Musa
      Pages 295-311
    3. Sophal Ear, Sigfrido Burgos
      Pages 313-331
    4. Thomas Bernhardt, Aung Hein
      Pages 351-377
  5. Some Context

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 379-379
    2. Stephen V. Marks, Cheryl Jia Min Yau
      Pages 381-419
    3. David Martin Jones, Sarah Choong Ee Mei
      Pages 421-453
    4. Roderick Macdonald
      Pages 455-480
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 481-487

About this book


This book is an introduction to the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), the economic community founded by Southeast Asian nations. It provides both economic profiles of the member nations and an explanation of the Community itself. This book also discusses the impact of China on the AEC. The book is a starting point for research into the region or into any member country, whether for academic or for business purposes. With over 170 tables and figures as well as an abundance of historical facts, the book offers data-based insights.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Roderick Macdonald
    • 1
  1. 1.Université du Québec à MontréalMontréalCanada

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