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Hong Kong the Super Paradox

James C. Hsiung

Hong Kong the Super Paradox

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Colonization & independence,
  • Political economy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10558065M
    ISBN 100333913795
    ISBN 109780333913796

    Jul 31,  · The Special Administrative Region of Hong Kong (HKSAR) was established in when China recovered sovereignty over Hong Kong following the terms set out in the Sino-British Joint Declaration. The Chinese government promised to adopt “One Country, Two Systems,” keeping the capitalist system and lifestyle of Hong Kong “fifty years. Feb 03,  · The Prosperity Paradox identifies the limits of common economic development models, which tend to be top-down efforts, and offers a new framework for economic growth based on entrepreneurship and market-creating innovation.


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Hong Kong the super paradox: life after return to China. [James Chieh Hsiung;] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search Examining the cold reality of post-colonial Hong Kong, this book focuses on the region's international and economic status. It contrasts the expectations in these areas with the actual realities.

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James C. Hsiung ed., Hong Kong the Super Paradox: Life After Return to China This is a collection of 13 essays about various aspects of life in Hong Kong after its reversion to China in July There were few serious efforts to evaluate whether the prevalent "doomsday" predictions about Hong Kong were proving correct.

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