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The Taiwan economy in transition

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

    Places:
  • Taiwan
    • Subjects:
    • Taiwan -- Economic conditions -- 1945-,
    • Taiwan -- Economic policy -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementShirley W.Y. Kuo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC430.5 .K8846 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 362 p. :
      Number of Pages362
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3510614M
      ISBN 100865316112
      LC Control Number82063192

      This was after there had been attempts by the Portuguese to establish a colony The government in Taiwan then had to face the reality that import-substitution would not be feasible and that Taiwan would have to find industries that could export and earn foreign currency to pay for Taiwan's imports. These Chinese developed land, mainly in southern Taiwan, and specialized in growing rice and sugar. Its exports have been decreasing over the past few years, and work wages have not kept up with the cost of living. After the war, agricultural products generally faced the greatest trade barriers.

      Are there common driving forces and shared patterns of transition in each of the related dimensions examined above? And what are the structural constraints holding the course of its development from going otherwise? In the first year of occupation, the Qing government shipped as many Chinese residents as possible back to the mainland. Some of the most important of these include communications and information technology, electronics, petroleum refining, chemicals, armaments, chemicals, food processing, and textiles. You simply need to sign in at reception on the day and they will give you a guest pass and direct you to the venue.

      The other strategy avoids increasing the price of the products which were imported by subsidizing the losses of the domestic producers. Olds, Kelly. The sugar industry was centered in the south of the island and throughout the nineteenth century, the southern population showed little growth and may have declined. This would make domestic producers less competitive in international competition.


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Sharpe, Chinese pioneers, however, were constantly pushing the bounds of Chinese settlement northward and eastward and the aborigines were forced to adapt. Taiwan was known to Chinese people on the mainland from ancient times c. Institute for Information The Taiwan economy in transition book [26] [27] with its international recognitions [28] is responsible for the development of IT industry and ICT industry [29] in Taiwan.

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Inflation and unemployment are low; the trade surplus is substantial; and foreign reserves are the world's fourth largest.

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