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City-states in the global economy

industrial restructuring in Hong Kong and Singapore

by Stephen Wing-kai Chiu

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, CO .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hong Kong (China),
  • Singapore,
  • China,
  • Hong Kong.,
  • Singapore.
    • Subjects:
    • Structural adjustment (Economic policy) -- China -- Hong Kong,
    • Structural adjustment (Economic policy) -- Singapore,
    • Hong Kong (China) -- Economic conditions,
    • Singapore -- Economic conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-197) and index.

      StatementStephen W.K. Chiu, K.C. Ho, Tai-lok Lui.
      SeriesTransitions--Asia and Asian America
      ContributionsHo, Kong-Chong, 1955-, Lü, Dale.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC497.H6 C495 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 204 p. :
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL996276M
      ISBN 100813388635
      LC Control Number96034931

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