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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (4): 905–906.
Published: 01 August 1968
...John Hurd Federal-State Fiscal Relations in India: A Study of the Finance Commission and the Techniques of Fiscal Adjustment . By K. V. S. Sastri . Bombay : Oxford University Press , 1966 . xiii, 143 pp. Tables, Appendices, Suggested Readings, Index. $2.65. Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 222–223.
Published: 01 February 2014
... as part of the 2008–09 fiscal stimulus. Although almost relegated to an afterthought, this is an important (though familiar) discussion of RCCs being “too big to fail.” Here Ong highlights the political importance of the viability of RCCs and the potential repercussions if they are allowed to fail...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 18 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 November 1958
...Werner Levi The Monetary and Fiscal Policy of India . By K. C. Chacko . Bombay : Vora & Co. Publishers Private Ltd. , 1957 . xvi, 387 . $4.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1958 1958 BOOK REVIEWS 153 success of Western aid to Asia. Unless some...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 975–977.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Philip Thai Paths toward the Modern Fiscal State: England, Japan, and China . By Wenkai He . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press , 2013 . x, 313 pp. $55.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 During their respective episodes...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (1): 210–211.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Shu-Ki Tsang Fiscal Management and Economic Reform in the People's Republic of China . By Christine P. W. Wong Christopher Heady , and Wing T. Woo . Hong Kong : Oxford University Press (for the Asian Development Bank), 1995 . xvi, 271 pp. $55.00 (cloth); $19.95 (paper). Copyright...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 593–595.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Anthony P. D'Costa New Fiscal and Economic Strategies for Growth in Developing Countries . By S. S. Kothari . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1992 . xviii, 306 pp. Rs. 406. The Political Economy of Suppressed Markets: Controls, Rent Seeking and Interest Group Behaviour...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (4): 1401–1406.
Published: 01 November 2008
...John Creighton Campbell Shrinking Population Economics: Lessons from Japan . By Akihito Matsutani . Tokyo : International House of Japan , 2006 . xiv , 200 pp. ¥1429 (paper). Tackling Japan's Fiscal Challenges: Strategies to Cope with High Public Debt and Population Ageing...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (2): 653–666.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Mark Metzler I read it that way here, synthesizing a narrative from a recent cohort of English-language studies of the fiscal, monetary, and financial aspects of Japan's crisis. This selection begins with the 2004 work of Jennifer Amyx and includes the earlier works of William W. Grimes (2001...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (2): 392–394.
Published: 01 February 1986
...Susan Naquin The Magistrate's Tael: Rationalizing Fiscal Reform in Eighteenth-Century Ch'ing China . By Madeleine Zelin . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1984 . xviii, 385 pp. Tables, Note on Sources, Notes, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. $35. Copyright © Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (4): 829–842.
Published: 01 August 1971
...Yeh-Chien Wang Abstract As happened in Tokugawa Japan and British India, China under die Ching witnessed a relative decline in fiscal importance of die land tax although its absolute amount increased substantially. Between 1753 and 1908 China's annual land tax revenue grew from 74 million to 102...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 35 (3): 441–459.
Published: 01 May 1976
..., replied to Peking that he was directing a new provincial administration under tight fiscal conditions and—since the agreed policy was to have Taiwan self-supporting ( i T'ai-wan pen-ti chih ts'ai kung pen-ti chih yung )—he would not dare be wasteful in that way. LM, pp. 298–300. 31 In addition...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1955) 15 (1): 77–95.
Published: 01 November 1955
...Douglas S. Paauw Abstract The Struggle to consolidate the gains of Indonesian independence has been dramatically reflected in the fiscal field. In the six years since the transfer of sovereignty from the colonial masters to the new Indonesian Republic, the central government has striven...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (4): 433–449.
Published: 01 August 1963
... relied on fiscal reform and deficit financing to finance their programs of reform and economic development. Taiwan's fiscal resources were limited, but the administration managed to secure the home government's underwriting of a large debt issue. The land tax reform, the introduction of new excise taxes...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1952) 12 (1): 3–26.
Published: 01 November 1952
...Douglas S. Paauw Abstract It is useful to assess the effect of Nanking fiscal policy on the Chinese economy since we are once again in the strategic position of rendering aid and advice to under-developed areas. (Nanking fiscal policies were predominantly repressive of economic development...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (2): 281–314.
Published: 01 February 1971
... legislation either as incumbents in fiscal offices or as members of Imperial advisory organs. The financial specialist was seen as possessing a specific body of expertise—administrative ability, talent in mathematics, a knowledge of classical Chinese monetary theory and familiarity with the history...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (2): 491–517.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Rahul Mukherji Abstract This paper explores the causes behind the institutional change that promoted regulated private-sector competition in India's booming telecommunications sector. This change occurred incrementally by resolving conflicts of interest driven by the twin engines of fiscal crisis...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (5): 935–943.
Published: 01 November 1986
...Frank H. Golay Abstract This paper focuses on the administration of Ferdinand Marcos, President of the Philippine Islands, 1965–1986, with particular emphasis on economic policy, fiscal abuse and monopolization during a period of martial law. The paper traces the resultant grave social consequences...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 36 (3): 499–514.
Published: 01 May 1977
...Tsuen-Hsuin Tsien Abstract This study of the East Asian collections in American libraries in 1975 provides new data on the current status of resources, growth rate, geographical distribution, acquisitions, cataloging, personnel, fiscal support, unit capabilities and cost, use patterns, and services...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (2): 696–697.
Published: 01 May 2008
... continuing regressive distortions and thus caution against concluding that these positive observations are sufficient for achieving rural modernization and egalitarianism. A key argument in the chapter by Liu Mingxing and Tao Ran is that simply increasing the volume of fiscal transfers to disadvantaged...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 458–460.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of the modern Chinese state from the seventeenth to the twentieth centuries. Drawing on studies of late imperial and modern China, as well as archival records, memoirs, and officials’ works, Li traces the mechanics of the Chinese state's geopolitical setting, fiscal constitution, and identity building. He...