John Tang on Turning Japanese: Asian economic development in historical perspective

While the dramatic emergence of the Chinese and Indian juggernauts in recent years may appear unprecedented, a cursory glance back in time would suggest otherwise. Indeed, these Asian giants follow a familiar path blazed by others, including the tiger economies of South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, and Hong Kong in the post-war period, and to the even earlier pre-war industrialisation of the first modern Asian economy, Japan. Read the entire article from Australia and Japan in the Region.

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