Trade in services to the Asia-Pacific region /

This volume attempts to analyze trade in services in the Asia-Pacific region. Contributors provide overviews of basic issues involved in studying the service sector; investigate the impact of increasing trade in services on the economies of Taiwan, Korea, and Hong Kong; present detailed analyses of...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Itō, Takatoshi, 1950-, Krueger, Anne O.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2003.
Series:NBER-East Asia Seminar on Economics (Series) ; v. 11.
Subjects:
Online Access:CONNECT
Description
Summary:This volume attempts to analyze trade in services in the Asia-Pacific region. Contributors provide overviews of basic issues involved in studying the service sector; investigate the impact of increasing trade in services on the economies of Taiwan, Korea, and Hong Kong; present detailed analyses of specific service sectors (telecommunications, financial services, international tourism, and accounting); and extend our understanding of trade in services beyond the usual concept (measured in balance of payment statistics) to include indirect services and services undertaken abroad by subsidiaries and affiliates.
Item Description:"Contains edited versions of papers presented at the NBER's East Asia Seminar on Economics eleventh annual conference, held in Seoul, Korea, 22-24 June, 2000"--Page xi.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xi, 497 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN:9780226386782
0226386783