2007 Publications

India’s Shifting Trade Policy: South Asia and Beyond

Vinod K. Aggarwal and Rahul Mukherji
Asia’s New Institutional Architecture, 2007
Since 1991, India’s economy has undergone a remarkable transformation. Moving away from years of inward-looking economic policies, it has become a significant force in the global political economy. This chapter focuses on the evolution of India’s new economic policies […]

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The Past, Present, and Future of Asia’s Institutional Architecture

Vinod K. Aggarwal and Min Gyo Koo
Asia’s New Institutional Architecture, 2007
How effective will these burgeoning regional and interregional institutions be in managing Asia’s increasingly complex economic and security ties? What are the intrinsic linkages between trade and security arrangements? What do these new trends mean for the future of Asia? The future institutional trajectory of Asia is still open […]

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The Evolution of Regionalism in East Asia

Vinod K. Aggarwal and Min Gyo Koo
Journal of East Asian Studies, 2007
We have seen dramatic changes in perceptions of East Asian regionalism in recent years. Only a decade ago, East Asian countries were believed to be inherently incapable of managing their own economic and security affairs […]

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Northeast Asia’s Economic and Security Regionalism: Withering or Blossoming?

Vinod K. Aggarwal and Min Gyo Koo
Regionalism in Northeast Asia, 2007
The first section of this chapter systemically categorizes a wide range of economic and security arrangements that NEA countries have adopted during the postwar period. This allows us to examine the “baseline” institutional landscape during the Cold War period in the second section. The middle sections then investigate each of the triple postshocks […]

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Asia’s New Institutional Architecture: Evolving Structures for Managing Trade, Financial, and Security Relations

Vinod K. Aggarwal and Min Gyo Koo
Springer, 2007
In investigating the origins and evolution of Asia’s new institutional architecture in trade, finance, and security, this book focuses on three sets of distinct but related issues. The first concerns the evolution of a new institutional equilibrium in trade and finance. […]

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The Political Economy of a Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific: A U.S. Perspective

Vinod K. Aggarwal
An APEC Trade Agenda? The Political Economy of a Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific, 2007
What are the prospects for a free trade area in the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP)? This article addresses this question from the perspective of the political economy of US trade policy and the current role of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (APEC).

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The Political Economy of a Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific

Vinod K. Aggarwal
Business Asia,2007
What are the prospects for a free trade area in the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP)? This article addresses this question from the perspective of the political economy of US trade policy and the current role of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (APEC). Although such an agreement may well be beneficial from a narrowly economic standpoint […]

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