The Political Economy of Manufacturing Protection: Experiences of ASEAN and Australia

1st Edition

Christopher Findlay, Ross Garnaut

Published May 8, 2019
Reference - 322 Pages
ISBN 9781138299078 - CAT# Y365574
Series: Routledge Library Editions: International Trade Policy

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Protection is a persistent feature of economic policy in developed and developing countries alike. However, it is now widely accepted that high protection holds back economic growth. Why is protection so pervasive when it is widely recognised to be against the national interest of the countries which impose it? This contradiction is the focus of this important volume, first published in 1986. Economists from the Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Australia have written about their countries and draw conclusions on the causes of protection from statistical analysis and from interindustry structure.


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