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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 17 (1): 161–163.
Published: 01 November 1957
...Li Choh-ming A Multiple Exchange Rate System: An Appraisal of Thailand's Experience 1946–1955 . By Shu-chin Yang . Madison : University of Wisconsin Press , 1957 . xviii, 200 . Charts, Tables, Bibliography, Notes. $3.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1957 1957...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (3): 513–514.
Published: 01 May 1966
.... About half of it consists of data-tables. C. J. Liu It attempts more particularly to furnish "a re- University of Minnesota liable measure of [Communist China's] indus- trial production" for 1949-59 most essentially, The Rate and Pattern of Industrial Growth in an index-number series. Communist China...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 45 (1): 162–163.
Published: 01 November 1985
...Alice W. Clark Vital Rates in India, 1961–1981 . By P. N. Mari Bhat , Samuel Preston , and Tim Dyson . Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press , 1984 . (Report no. 24, Committee on Population and Demography.) xvi, 173 pp. Tables, Figures, Glossary, References. $16.50. Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (2): 574–575.
Published: 01 May 2011
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Published: 01 August 2018
Figure 1. Presidential approval ratings in South Korea (1993~2013). Circles indicate the occurrence of Korea-Japan historical disputes. Plus signs indicate the occurrence of military crises between South and North Korea. More
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Published: 01 May 2010
Figure 2. Homicide rates in Hong Kong and Singapore, 1967–2007. Source: Franklin E. Zimring, Jeffrey Fagan, and David T. Johnson, “Executions, Deterrence, and Homicide: A Tale of Two Cities,” Journal of Empirical Legal Studies (forthcoming, 2010); http://papers.ssm.com/sol3/papers.cfnr More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 25 (1): 83–103.
Published: 01 November 1965
... Asia where most of the good land has been occupied by relatively dense agricultural populations for centuries and where rapidly declining mortality has sharply increased the rate of population growth, heavy land pressure is both chronic and acute. A rapidly increasing population is particularly...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (1): 22–50.
Published: 01 February 1996
...Laurel L. Cornell Abstract As Coale notes, over the long run human societies have been successful at maintaining a balance between population growth rates and economic resources. This has not been easy: some societies became extinct through overwhelming mortality or by failing to reproduce...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (1): 94–117.
Published: 01 February 1996
... rural credit often entailed interest rates above the ceiling set by law. As early as 1790 b.c. , the Laws of Hammurabi established annual interest ceilings of 33.3 percent for grain loans and 20 percent for cash loans. Any loan charging interest beyond the ceiling was illegal (Sowards 1983, 5). To many...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 45 (1): 81–101.
Published: 01 November 1985
...Robert N. Kearney; Barbara D. Miller Abstract The suicide rate in Sri Lanka tripled between 1955 and 1974, soaring from 6.9 to 22.1 per 100,000 population. Sharp increases were recorded for both sexes, most age groups, and all of the nation's twenty-two districts. The incidence of suicide...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 28 (1): 5–17.
Published: 01 November 1968
...Kang Chao Abstract Japan provides a fascinating case for studying economic development. With her real GNP rising at an annual rate of 4 percent during the period 1878–1942, Japan was the only Asian country that emerged from a backward agrarian society to become a modern industrial power. Her...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 23 (1): 69–92.
Published: 01 November 1963
...Douglas S. Paauw Abstract Since the end of World War II, Southeast Asian economies have grown at widely diverging rates. Consistent and relatively rapid growth has occurred only in the Philippines; in that country rehabilitation from World War II was completed relatively early and the economy has...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (3): 693–711.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Figure 1. Presidential approval ratings in South Korea (1993~2013). Circles indicate the occurrence of Korea-Japan historical disputes. Plus signs indicate the occurrence of military crises between South and North Korea. ...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (5): 995–1025.
Published: 01 November 1986
... on levels of peasant consumption in the region in that period. The final section considers three indirect indications of changes in economic welfare in Southeast Asia during the depression: Indian immigration and repatriation rates; the import level of cotton piece goods; and mortality rates. The author...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (3): 515–537.
Published: 01 May 1972
...–1863. In the 1820's, with rapid economic growth in the form of land reclamation and the increased adoption of farm by-employments, principally weaving, the natural growth rate of the population was rejected through an analysis of the effects of the Temmei famine (1780's) and the Tempō famine (1830's...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 36 (1): 57–77.
Published: 01 November 1976
...Eugene Rotwein Abstract In the period since the end of World War II, the Japanese economic achievement has been of prodigious proportions. During this period, its growth rate—an average of almost 10% in GNP per year—has been the highest in the world. Japan has become the third-ranking industrial...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (4): 433–449.
Published: 01 August 1963
...Chang Han-Yu; Ramon H. Myers Abstract Japan's acquisition and development of Taiwan did not stem from the efforts of a capitalist class seeking cheaper resources and new market outlets, or engaging in dumping practices to maintain a high rate of domestic profit. Taiwan's economic transformation...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 519–538.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Gregory T. Chin Abstract China's trade and financial surpluses, exchange rate, and currency reserves make headlines, daily, around the world. As such, it is more imperative than ever to understand the inner workings of currency policy in China. Yet the exercise of power and decision making...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 505–518.
Published: 01 August 2013
... rate of economic growth. We organize the analysis according to the proximate determinants of economic growth: first, labor input and its productivity; second, capital investment and savings; and finally, multi-factor productivity, including social stability and governance. We argue that the economic...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1955) 15 (1): 77–95.
Published: 01 November 1955
... of Indonesia's fiscal system is based on the argument that the rate of economic growth could be accelerated by the extension of greater fiscal autonomy to local levels of government and by more effective coordination between central and local development plans, particularly on the matter of financing...