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The Asia-Pacific Economies: Tigers

Enrolment code: BEA211

Offered: Hobart: semester 1

Special note: this unit may be approved as a Group 1 level 100 unit;

Unit description:

Analyses the development, current institutional structure and strong growth of the Asia-Pacific economies such as Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malaysia, Korea, Thailand and Indonesia as well as the transition to market economies by China and Vietnam. The unit emphasises the significance of historical, institutional and cultural influences on the development of the Asia-Pacific economies and identifies common explanations of the growth of the region. Students also address the recent currency crisis in Asia and the question: Is the Asian miracle over?

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Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2x1-hr lectures, 1-hr workshop weekly (13 wks) Timetable
Assessment mode continuous assessment (40%), final exam (60%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Majors: [Discipline and school information] Asian Studies  
Courses Bachelor of Economics (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Faculty website Faculty of Commerce  
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