The Industrial Policy Revolution I

The Role of Government Beyond Ideology

  • Joseph E. Stiglitz
  • Justin Yifu Lin

Part of the International Economic Association Series book series (IEA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Introduction: The Rejuvenation of Industrial Policy

    1. Joseph E. Stiglitz, Justin Yifu Lin, Célestin Monga
      Pages 1-15
  3. Conceptual Issues and Principles of Industrial Policy

  4. Special Issues for Developing Countries

  5. Instruments of Industrial Policy

  6. Regional Case Studies of Successful and Unsuccessful Industrial Policies

  7. Country Case Studies of Successful and Unsuccessful Industrial Policies

  8. Back Matter
    Pages 375-385

About this book


This volume is the result of the 2012 International Economic Association's series of roundtables on the theme of Industrial Policy. The first, 'New Thinking on Industrial Policy,' was hosted by the World Bank in Washington, D.C, and the second, 'New Thinking on Industrial Policy: Implications for Africa,' was held in Pretoria, South Africa.


agglomeration China Developing Countries development Economic Development foreign direct investment growth

Editors and affiliations

  • Joseph E. Stiglitz
    • 1
  • Justin Yifu Lin
    • 2
  1. 1.Columbia UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Honorary Dean, National School of DevelopmentPeking UniversityChina

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