Fiscal frameworks and financial systems in East Asia : how much do they matter? /

This volume addresses the two key financing constraints that firms must face: taxation and finance. The taxation analysis focuses on how tax systems in selected Asian economies affect growth and the relative competitiveness of foreign and domestic enterprises. It outlines key features of the systems...

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Other Authors: Dobson, Wendy.
Format: eBook
Published: Toronto, Ont. : University of Toronto Press, [1998]
Series:Hongkong Bank of Canada papers on Asia ; v. 4.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Fiscal frameworks, financial systems and the Asian crisis""; ""The Asian crisis""; ""Implications for Canadian business in the crisis context""; ""The fiscal framework for business in Asia""; ""Fiscal developments in Asia""; ""Tax effects on investment and production decisions""; ""Implications of the analysis""; ""Appendix'Information used in METR analysis""; ""Annex A'An outline of relevant Canadian tax provisions""; ""How much does finance matter in East Asia?""; ""Economic growth theory""; ""Financial systems and economic growth""
  • ""An analysis of East Asian financial systems""""Conclusions and lessons for international investors""; ""Annex A'Growth theories and the East Asian economies""; ""Annex B'Country profiles""; ""About the authors""; ""Institute for International Business""