The Belt and Road Initiative and the Global Economy

Volume I – Trade and Economic Development

  • John Joshua

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. John Joshua
    Pages 1-12
  3. John Joshua
    Pages 207-209
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 211-218

About this book


This two-volume work provides a comprehensive overview of the Belt and Road Initiative, examining its impact on economic growth, trade, financial systems and international relations. Weaving theory with real-world examples, Joshua makes an important contribution to the understanding of how the Global Economy is being shaped through these developments.

In this first volume, Joshua focuses on the implications of different economic policies on trade and economic development. In addition, this volume reviews the history of the Belt and Road Initiative and analyses the needed infrastructure to enhance economic development and promote both regional and international trade.


The Belt and Road Initiative One Belt One Road Global Economy Chinese Economic Policy Regional integration through trade Chinese economic development Asian infrastructure Trade and economic growth International Monetary System

Authors and affiliations

  • John Joshua
    • 1
  1. 1.Shui Mu Shan ChengFushunChina

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