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Strategic Trade Theory: The East Asian Experience

Industry Commission staff information paper

This paper by John Fallon, Agnes Walker and Chris Bell was released in November 1990.

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Cover, Copyright, Preface, Contents and Summary

Chapter 1 Economic performance of Japan and the DAEs

Chapter 2 Japan

Chapter 3 The dynamic Asian economies

Chapter 4 Common factors

Chapter 5 Successes and failures of strategic trade policies

Chapter 6 Lessons for Australia

Appendix A Technological catch-up and the initial conditions for growth

Appendix B Revealed comparative advantage

Appendix C International competitiveness

Appendix D The motor vehicle industry in Japan - A case study

Appendix E Japan's MITI and Ministry of Finance

Appendix F Economic indicators: Australia, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore


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