Enterprising China: Business, Economic, and Legal Developments since 1979 by Linda YuehEnterprising China: Business, Economic, and Legal Developments since 1979 by Linda Yueh

Enterprising China: Business, Economic, and Legal Developments since 1979

byLinda Yueh

Paperback | August 5, 2011

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China has undergone a remarkable transition over the past thirty years from a centrally-planned economy to a more market oriented one. The transformation of business in China has been correspondingly evident. This book gives an interdisciplinary analysis of the evolution of businessdevelopment in China and the 'marketization' of industry during this period within a complex framework of legal, political, and economic reform aims.The book includes twelve original business case studies to provide industry-specific analysis of the overarching macroeconomic and legal developments. It examines both domestic enterprise reform in China and the evolving treatment of foreign firms in the context of both corporate laws and economicpolicies, and how business is likely to evolve as economic and legal reforms rapidly increase during the twenty-first century, notably with regard to China's increasing global integration.
Linda Yueh is a fellow in economics at Oxford University, a senior fellow at the London Business School, and an economics broadcast commentator. She directs the China Growth Centre at St Edmund Hall, University of Oxford, is an associate at the Centre for Economic Performance and the IDEAS research centre at the London School of Econo...
Title:Enterprising China: Business, Economic, and Legal Developments since 1979Format:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.03 inPublished:August 5, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199205825

ISBN - 13:9780199205820


Table of Contents

1. Introduction2. Legal and Economic Reforms and the Development of a Corporate Sector3. Law and Markets4. State-Owned Enterprises: Law as Instrument of Economic Policy5. Collectively-Owned Enterprises: Hybrid Ownership Form and the Partial Reform Strategy6. Private Firms: Law Ex Post and as Obstacle7. Foreign Firms: Law Leading the Market8. Conclusions: Business in China - the Evolution of Laws and the Market