This collection of papers challenges the conventional view of East Asian development driven by open and efficient markets and suggests that considerable diversity both at the institutional level and in policy approaches lies behind the region's rapid economic growth.

chapter |33 pages

New Perspectives on East Asian Development

ByYilmaz Akyüz, Ha-Joon Chang, Richard Kozul-Wright

chapter |29 pages

Income Distribution and Growth in East Asia

ByJong-Il You

chapter |25 pages

Institutions and Growth in Korea and Taiwan: The Bureaucracy

ByTun-Jen Cheng, Stephan Haggard, David Kang