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Industrial policies for countries in transition?

Janos Fath

Industrial policies for countries in transition?

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Published by Wiener Institut für Internationale Wirtschaftsvergleiche in Wien .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industry -- Economic aspects -- Developing countries.,
  • Developing countries -- Industrial relations.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJanos Fath.
    Series[WIIW Forschungsberichte -- No. 187], Forschungsberichte (Wiener Institut für Internationale Wirtschaftsvergleiche) -- Nr. 187.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC59.7 .F37 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination66, 3 p. :
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17251401M

    that developing countries, mainly middle-income ones, currently account for almost two thirds of global emissions, a rapid transition to a low-carbon development path in these countries will be critical for achieving these goals. The importance of climate informed policies and actions in the energy sector is equally critical for the. Industrial Revolution, in modern history, the process of change from an agrarian and handicraft economy to one dominated by industry and machine manufacturing. The process began in Britain in the 18th century and from there spread to other parts of the world, driving changes in energy use, socioeconomics, and culture.   Not only developing countries like ones in sub-Saharan Africa but also US and UK which most of mainstream I found this book useful, especially on the first few chapters which set the stage to shed light on the prevalence (or application) of industrial policy all over the world, irrespective of development stage of each country/5(2). China’s industrial policy, then, was shaped by the changes in world capitalism: globalisation, the internationalisation and computerisation of financial markets, and the neoliberal obsession with privatisation and “liberalisation”, as a way of disciplining and exploiting the countries of the global south.


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An industrial policy (IP) or industrial strategy of a country is its official strategic effort to encourage the development and growth of all or part of the economy, often focused on all or part of the manufacturing sector.

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Nimrod Zalk (Department of Trade and Industry, South Africa) will probably not be the only policy maker to consider that the book’s checklist of pitfalls is very useful.

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Data provided in the report show the gradual convergence of their domestic agricultural prices with world prices. Chapter One introduces the book and asks “How Did the Rich Countries Really Become Rich?” Chapter Two looks at trade and industrial policies designed to allow developing countries to “catch up” with industrial countries.

Chapter Three focuses on institutions and good governance. Chapter Four concludes with lessons from the past. But the failure to industrialize was also due to bad policy. The eight sub-Saharan countries enacted remarkably similar policies for industrial development: state-led import substitution.

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This report discusses the emergence of a new geopolitical reality, that of countries in transition. Although the expression usually refers to former Communist countries, a closer analysis shows that transition is, in fact, a universal historical phenomenon.

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Industrial Policies in Developing Countries: History and Perspectives Michele Di Maio Abstract This paper presents a historical and empirical account of the role played by government intervention in the form of industrial policies in spurring development and growth in File Size: KB.

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