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Community, market and state in development /
edited by Keijiro Otsuka and Kaliappa Kalirajan.
imprint
Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
description
xv, 321 p.
ISBN
0230274587 (hardback), 9780230274587 (hardback)
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imprint
Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
isbn
0230274587 (hardback)
9780230274587 (hardback)
general note
Papers presented in the Festschrift Conference held on 27 and 28 February 2009 at the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies in Tokyo in honor of Professor Yujiro Hayami.
catalogue key
7384816
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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About the Author
Author Affiliation
Keijiro Otsuka is Director of GRIPS/FASID Joint Graduate Program at the Foundation for Advanced Studies on International Development in Tokyo. He is the current president of the IAAE, and the senior adviser to DG of IRRI from 2008. He has published eleven co-authored and co-edited books and more than 85 articles in leading economics journals. Kaliappa Kalirajan is Professor of Economics in the Crawford School of Economics and Government at the Australian National University. He is adviser and visiting professor to the GRIPS-FASID Joint Graduate Program from 2009, and he has published twelve authored, co-authored and co-edited books and more than 125 articles in refereed economics journals.
Summaries
Long Description
'How to combine the community, the market, and the state in the total economic system is probably the most important agenda for economists geared towards the reduction of poverty in developing economies'. - Professor Yujiro Hayami This volume brings together leading scholars from all around the world to examine and extend Professor Hayami's development model of 'community, market and state', and to pay tribute to his invaluable contribution to economics. The authors provide new empirical analysis with a clear focus on the role of the community in economic development, and its relations with agricultural markets, industrialization and the government, using primary data from major countries in Asia and Africa. This book is indispensable reading for all interested in development economics, government and market studies and international development studies.
Main Description
This book draws on the experiences of different countries in Asia and Africa, discussing a number of mechanisms to achieve efficient interactions between state, market, and community.
Long Description
'œHow to combine the community, the market, and the state in the total economic system is probably the most important agenda for economists geared towards the reduction of poverty in developing economies'. - Professor Yujiro Hayami This volume brings together leading scholars from all around the world to examine and extend Professor Hayami's development model of 'community, market and state', and to pay tribute to his invaluable contribution to economics. The authors provide new empirical analysis with a clear focus on the role of the community in economic development, and its relations with agricultural markets, industrialization and the government, using primary data from major countries in Asia and Africa. This book is indispensable reading for all interested in development economics, government and market studies and international development studies.
Description for Bookstore
This book examines the role of community in economic development and its interactions with the state and market.
Bowker Data Service Summary
This text draws on the experiences of different countries in Asia and Africa, discussing a number of mechanisms to achieve efficient interactions between state, market, and community.
Table of Contents
List of Figuresp. ix
List of Tablesp. xi
Prefacep. xiv
An Overview
Community, Market and State in Development: An Introductionp. 3
Crossing Borders: A Tribute to Yujiro Hayamip. 11
Pushing Frontiers of Development Thoughtp. 14
Role of State
The Role of the Government in Facilitating TFP Growth during Japan's Rapid-growth Erap. 21
Development Performance across Indian States and the Role of Governmentsp. 45
The Role of Traditional Chinese State and the Origin of Modern East Asiap. 64
Government Distortions of Agricultural Prices: Lessons from Rich and Emerging Economiesp. 80
The Human Capital Basis of the Japanese Miracle: A Historical Perspectivep. 103
State to Community
Community Governance and Public-Goods Investments in China's Villagesp. 123
Poverty, Politics and Projects under Community Participation in Zambiap. 148
Political Competition and the Impact of Local Governance on Pro-Poor Programsp. 172
Promises and Realities of Community-Based Agricultural Extensionp. 187
Community and Market
The Community Mechanism of Contract Enforcement: What are the Differences between Rural Communities and Industrial Clusters?p. 211
The Transformation of Hayami's Villagep. 224
Recent Developments of Agricultural Markets in East Africap. 245
Private-Sector Industrialization in China: Evidence from Wenzhoup. 262
The Role of Markets for Managing Agricultural Risks in Developing Countriesp. 291
Notesp. 311
List of Contributorsp. 317
Indexp. 319
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