Essays Tagged: "economic reforms"

Forces and Influences shaping chinese stategic and security culture at the turn of the 21st century.

ow will China's emerging power status impact on the region?From the introduction of Deng Xiaoping's economic reforms with the exhortation that " get rich is glorious?" in 1978 , China's primary c ... ina's primary concern has been to make itself a prosperous and secure nation by way of processes of economic reform. In current Chinese terminology the stated goal is to increase the country's 'Compre ...

(6 pages) 141 0 5.0 Jun/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

"Should the United States maintain the Embargo on Cuba" Pros and cons for maintaining the embargo against Cuba. Topics include: Cold War, bay of pigs, cuban missile crisis, Cuban-US relations

hesis: now that the Soviet Union has dissolved, and most communist governments replaced, should the economic embargo against Cuba continue.I. IntroductionA. Strained relations from the beginning1. Rec ... cognition of the new Cuban government2. Cuban move to a one party Marxist-Leninist government3. The economic embargoB. The Cold War1. Soviet relationship2. Bay of Pigs3. Cuban Missile Crisis4. Soviet ...

(11 pages) 326 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

Mobilizing for World War 2 did more to rectify the Great Depression than all of the programs in effect in the late 1930s and early 1940s.

rld War IIthat the effects of the depression ended. While these new policies did help to prevent theeconomic crisis from becoming any worse, it was America's entry into World War II thatrestored the c ... 1930s.Through policies such as the TVA project, and the Works Progress Administration, thedownward economic trend was slowed down but did not bring about lasting economicreforms (Document H). By 1940 ...

(2 pages) 67 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Discuss the transformation process of state owned enterprises (SOEs) in a transition economy. Illustrate by using a company you have researched in China, Vietnam or Russia.

the nationwide reform run in state-owned enterprises.2. Anshan Iron and Steel CorporationWith China economic reforms to establish an open market and government's aim to make SOEs financially independe ... na and other transition economies attempt to solve are similar. We argue that the system of central economics planning and its related problems are to attempt to pursue a capital-intensive heavy - ind ...

(4 pages) 117 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Japanese military, social, political and economic reforms in the Meiji restoration.

01.05.2003Social StudiesJapanese military, social, political and economic reformsin the Meiji restorationMilitary: In 1872 the Japanese military started to use consc ... the Samurai system was abolished totally... Some Samurai were so upset, that they started a revolt.Economic: The Bakufu was ended on 1868. In 1871 the Daimyo's were also dismissed, their land redistr ...

(2 pages) 61 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Foreign Direct Investment and it's impact, or lack of, on Russian political-economic reforms.

all of communism in Russia and still there are structural problems within the Russian political and economic systems. Lack of political-economic precedent and reluctance for radical reform, from a top ... olution of Russian society. Although, as the country matures, so does the constitution and standard economic practices.In my opinion, the role of foreign private corporate investment, in influencing R ...

(15 pages) 307 0 4.8 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Nepal Globalization and Modernization

which is experiencing a new phase, a rapid modernization of the country and the introduction of the economic liberalization. Though the country has started to gain from its economic reforms it has to ... st developed in the world and nearly half of its population lives below the poverty level. The main economic activity in the country is agriculture and about 80 percent of the population earns their l ...

(3 pages) 51 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Labour Economics

Labour EconomicsThe current problems between Qantas and the ACTU over employment of casual labour highlight ... ave' career. These changes have come about for a number of reasons. New technology, micro and macro economic reforms, eg. tariff reform, industrial relations reforms, standards and quality controls ha ... nd part time staff, hospitality with 45 percent and 42 percent in retail'. (Healey, 1999, p.2)Micro economic reforms, such as, tariff reductions, floating the Australian dollar, deregulation of key in ...

(6 pages) 97 0 2.2 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Describe the strategies that China has adopted to promote economic growth and development. Discuss the impact of Globalisation on the Chinese economy.

People's Republic of China was established in 1949 and has always aimed at achieving high rates of economic growth as well as transforming their economy into an industrial economy. In the last few de ... he end of the 1970's, China maintained a close economy and a policy of self-sufficiency. With major economic reforms in 1978-1980, China's economic pattern changed dramatically. This began the structu ...

(5 pages) 375 1 4.1 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

A Foreign Perspective on Potential Problems and Conflicts in Sino-Foreign Joint Ventures

bliography Page 182. IntroductionSince China opened its doors to foreign investment and implemented economic reforms in the early 1980s, growth of international business partnerships in China has been ... s year alone the number of Sino-foreign JVs has increased by 33.03 % (Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation, PRC 2003).JV failures in China are generally very high and only 44% of all Sin ...

(15 pages) 128 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

What are the main causes of high unemployment in Zimbabwe? How serious a problem is it? Will land resettlement and HIV-AIDS ease or worsen the situation? Give reasons.

Introduction:The unemployment rate is the proportion of the economically active population that is unemployed and actively looking for employment. In 1990, Zimb ... hat is unemployed and actively looking for employment. In 1990, Zimbabwe embarked on a programme of Economic Reforms popularly known as Economic Structural Adjustment Programme (ESAP) and 1991-1992 sa ... by people in search of employment. A further drought in 1995-1996 compounded the effect. Worsening economic conditions plus ever increasing corruption and crime have been the norm since 1995. Unemplo ...

(6 pages) 55 0 4.6 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Jack Immelt on India

. It stems from a process of gradual deterioration withpotentially important political, social, and economic consequences.While some signs of devolution are already apparent in political andsocial con ... al contexts, questions remain as to whether the general processcan be turned around or limited. The economic reform efforts of theearly 1990s were insufficient to stem that process. Launching a newwav ...

(13 pages) 50 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Collapse of the Soviet Union

red on him as the Soviet republics began to revolt against Moscow's control. This was not a case of economic and political crisis producing liberalisation and democratisation. Rather, it was liberalis ... ion that brought the regime to crisis point.After coming to power, Gorbachev implemented a domestic economic reforms that he hoped would improve living standards and worker productivity as part of his ...

(4 pages) 119 1 4.8 Feb/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Progressive Era: Help or Repress

any Americans, middle and upper class progressive groups joined together to plan certain social and economic reforms. They sought to eliminate practices harming farmers, workers, tenement dwellers, an ... rished and foreign policy was overly aggressive, there was an increase in political equality and an economic boom during the Progressive Era. Although progress was made in social legislation, most bla ...

(1 pages) 34 0 4.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

China Mobile's Marketing Strategy: Assessing its Effectiveness and Making Tentative Recommendation

seeds of this market were sown in 1976 after the death of Chairman Mao. China initiated a series of economic reforms at this time, and the telecommunications industry was seen as vital to economic gro ... but broader category of information technology, are going to be the biggest technological driver of economic and business change during the next decade and more." (Dadd, 1998, p1)The history of the wo ...

(25 pages) 311 0 4.7 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Characterizing New Monarchs

acrch because he unified his country be regulating trade for every social class. In addition to his economic reforms he built up the royal navy and checked the power of the nobility. Isabella I ... nch nobility. Thus, the new monarchs were considered new because following the religious and economic turmoil they tried their best to unify their country's by equalizing social classes, taxing ...

(1 pages) 26 1 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Making the Elephant Dance Through Capital Account Convertibility

ch has motivated a big elephant, Indian Economy, to move with the changing world, by initiating the economic reforms way back in 1991. Later, the same force has started insisting on the elephant to da ... tion of Information Technology. In fact, CAC can be considered as one of the best solutions for all economic ills affecting a country like India.Currently, resident Indians can buy shares and debentur ...

(8 pages) 55 0 4.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Energy issues in a growing china - a bottleneck for further economic growth ?

1.0 Introduction25 years of economic reforms and growth unsurpassed in human history has made china the freight train economy of ... here are several bottlenecks on important resources which can seriously hinder or even stagnate the economic development. In this report, the student will look at what issues the impending energy shor ... , the student will try to answer the questionHow does Chinas energy consumption correspond with its economic growing potential?The seed of modern China was planted in December 1978; two years after Ch ...

(7 pages) 87 0 4.3 Dec/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Country factor analysis-Argentina

ry, but due to political instability leads it to financial crisis. Legal system was not transperant.Economic developments were ceased. But after economic reforms and new constitution came in exist, ag ... ign for foreign investor.IntroductionInternational business is more related with the host country's economical factors, political situation, legal system, social and cultural system, religious environ ...

(15 pages) 143 0 4.4 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

How various economic, cultural, and political forces affect Asian societies in reshaping the globalisation process.

mmaryThis assignment presents the globalisation and its impact on Asian societies. It discusses the economic, social and political forces which are shaping the Asian society. The case of China's globa ... presented in detail. Furthermore the analysis of KOF index is also presented which is based on the economic, social and political globalisation with reference to China. The first section of the repor ...

(20 pages) 365 0 4.2 Aug/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics