Financial Crisis and Institutional Change in East Asia

Hardcover | July 17, 2012

byJikon Lai

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In the aftermath of the Asian financial crisis of 1997, many expected the affected countries to reform and restructure their financial systems, and become more market-driven. As such, there was an expectation that Asian economies would retrench state influence in the market and converge onto a liberal market model. In this timely text, Jikon Lai investigates the evolution of the financial systems of Korea, Malaysia and Thailand since 1997. While discussing how state-business relations have changed in recent years, and how changes to the financial sector have affected the potential for economic development and growth, the author frames his discourse with models of economic systems that are considered appropriate in the wider world, particularly in the light of the recent global financial crisis.

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In the aftermath of the Asian financial crisis of 1997, many expected the affected countries to reform and restructure their financial systems, and become more market-driven. As such, there was an expectation that Asian economies would retrench state influence in the market and converge onto a liberal market model. In this timely text,...

JIKON LAI Lecturer in International Relations at the Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies at Australian National University.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 8.88 × 5.69 × 0.86 inPublished:July 17, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Whither the Asian Financial Systems post-Crisis?
Analysing Economic Models
Korea
Malaysia
Thailand
Financial Systems in East Asia
Epilogue: The East Asian Financial Sectors and the Global Financial Crisis