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Posts Tagged ‘Economics’

Book Reviews

Rex Unbound: A Review of Rex How’s ‘Taiwan Unbound’

A former national policy adviser to President Ma talks about constitutional amendments, the rise of new civic movements, and the very future of Taiwan

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Editorials, Politics

You Can’t Just Throw Money at the Taiwan ‘Issue’

The pursuit of an economic solution to the dispute in the Taiwan Strait is an exercise in futility and one that will only cause more frustrations in Beijing

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Politics

Defending Taiwan’s Economy and Identity

The existential threat to democratic Taiwan comes not only from the Chinese military, but also from ill-designed economic policies

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Politics

Mega Trade Blocs: Stumbling Blocks or Opportunities for Taiwan?

The proliferation of regional trading arrangements in the Asia Pacific in recent decades has led to various mega-trade blocs within the region. What are the implications for Taiwan?

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Editorials, Politics

Terry Gou’s Diatribe Against Democracy

Hon Hai’s chairman says that democracy doesn’t put food on the table. That may be so, but democracy gives people the freedom to decide what to eat

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Features, Politics

Of Liberalization and Externalities

Another look at the political economy of the Cross-Strait Services and Trade Agreement

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