The ecomic growth of Asia has been a defining feature of the second half of this century. This book offers a comprehensive overview of the scientific, techlogical and ecomic factors which enabled Asia to make such a strong comeback after centuries of oppression. This historical survey should offer useful lessons for the future, and guides predictions for how Asia might face up to the new challenges of the next millennium.
MYUNG-GUN CHOO is Chairman of the Board at Sejong University, Seoul, Korea. He has published widely in economic theory, international economics and the history of economic thought. He was previously Dean of the School of Business Administration at Sejong University and has served as a policy adviser to the Ministry of Finance.