Learning from the Asian Tigers

Studies in Technology and Industrial Policy

  • Sanjaya Lall

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About this book


This is a collection of papers on industrial policy - the role of governments in promoting industrial development - and the particular significance of technology development. Two essays deal with the general debate on industrial policy and the nature of technology development; two are critical appraisals of the World Bank's approach to the debate on governments and markets; four are case studies of policy making on aspects of industrialisation, three in Asia and one in Africa.


development East Asia government industry nature Policy research technology

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  • Sanjaya Lall
    • 1
  1. 1.University of OxfordUK

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