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ECC2890 - Economic development of East Asia

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Dr Rebecca Valenzuela


Clayton Second semester 2007 (Day)


An introduction to development economics. The application of trade, growth, and property rights theory to the economic development of China in relation to her institutional evolution and government policy. A comparison of Malaysia and Indonesia with respect to their economic characteristics, economic development policies and strategies, and development results during the postwar period.


Written (3000-word essay): 40%
Examination (2.5 hours): 60%

Contact hours

Three contact hours per week


ECC1000 and one of ECC1100 or ECC2100 or equivalent