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Property relations and patterns of economic organization in china; 4. New York: Cambridge University Press. China S Economic Revolution Eckstein Alex Ander can be very useful guide, and china s economic revolution eckstein alex ander play an important role in your products. The problem is that once you have gotten your nifty new product, the china s economic revolution eckstein alex ander gets a brief glance, maybe a once over, but it often tends to get discarded or lost with the original packaging. It was also one of the few instances of professional, task-oriented management independent of direct village administration. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.
Economic development and structural change; 7. In China before 1949, the management of surface flows of water for irrigation was commonly carried out by local hierarchical professional associations. In April 1972, during Dr. Drawing on his book China's Economic Development 1975 as well as his article on Chinese foreign trade in the October 1975 Foreign Affairs, the late Professor Eckstein has assembled a balanced, nuts-and-bolts overview of the Chinese economy since 1949. Eckstein credits the government with creating extraordinary price stability and achieving semi-developed status for the economy; he also notes anomalies and lags, including weak mid- and long-range planning, a continued predominance of rural population, a five-year period in which almost no technical personnel were graduated, serious deficiencies in steel output and communications capacity, and a low level of world trade in the 1970s.
He had been a professor of economics at Michigan since 1961. While the historical material can largely be found in Eckstein's earlier works, this is an update on approximations of the recent past which will be useful as both an introductory source and a bounce-off summation for specialists. These associations were one of the few aspects of economic life where families, lineages, and villages cooperated, especially in the mobilization of labor to maintain and repair works. This allows to link your profile to this item. Here the author explores the problems of measuring irrigated area, the principal categories used in China, the agencies that issue data and their probable biases and the difficulties of interpreting increases and decreases in irrigated area in any meaningful way.
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Development strategies and policies in contemporary China; 3. The book begins with general categories--resources inherited by the Revolution, political motivation, property relations, planning principles--and traces specific policy shifts. If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. The spine may show signs of wear. The Great Leap Forward of 1966-67 is described as a debacle which, even before the Cultural Revolution, produced a turn toward decentralization and universal manual labor. General contact details of provider:.
Eckstein begins with an examination of economic development in pre-Communist China, specifically focusing on the resources and liabilities inherited by the new regime in 1949 and their effects on development policies. For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: Dana Niculescu. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about. New York: Cambridge University Press. Alexander Eckstein, a leading expert and a pioneer in the field of the economics of China and the director of the Center for Chinese Studies at the University of Michigan. The operation of irrigation management, separate from the regular administrative apparatus which does the building, is also noted. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.
In discussing the methods used by the government to achieve its aims, Eckstein makes a thorough evaluation of China's general framework for economic planning, particularly in regard to the distribution and pricing of farm products and the allocation of resources in the industrial sector. You can help correct errors and omissions. Eckstein leaves his wife, the former Ruth Rubinstein. China's Industrial Revolution: Politics, Planning, and Management, 1949 to the Present. New York: Cambridge University Press.