This three-volume work traces the development of the Chinese economy from the mid-19th century to the present day. To accomplish this task, the collection brings together the most influential writings in this field during the 20th century which are scattered in numerous specialized international journals and monographs. A wide range of topics is covered, including pre-war Chinese economic growth and development, socialist modernization during 1949-78, and the market-oriented reforms since 1979.
Volume 1: the legacy of the past; responses to western challenge in the late-19th and early-20th century. Volume 2: the Soviet approach; the Maoist strategy; outcome of the mixed strategy. Volume 3: the reforms and opening up; performance and lessons for other countries.
Series: Elgar Mini Series
Number Of Pages: 2120
Published: January 2000
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.77 x 17.78
Weight (kg): 4.08