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WP/121 China and India: Country Role Models of Development Success?

The paper discusses views on China and India as country role models. In so doing the article recounts the economic and political reforms pursued by the two countries. The paper also outlines the outstanding reforms and the bottlenecks that could jeopardize economic performance and development going forward, drawing lessons for other developing countries.
Publisher:
UNU-WIDER
Series:
WIDER Working Paper
Volume:
2010/121
Title:
WP/121 China and India: Country Role Models of Development Success?
Authors:
Amelia U. Santos-Paulino
Publication date:
November 2010
ISBN 13 Web:
978-92-9230-359-4
Copyright holder:
© UNU-WIDER
Copyright year:
2010
Keywords:
China, India, reforms, growth, development
JEL:
O2, O43, O53, D73
Project:
Country Role Models for Development Success
Sponsor:
UNU-WIDER gratefully acknowledges the financial contributions to the research programme by the governments of Denmark (Royal Ministry of Foreign Affairs), Finland (Ministry for Foreign Affairs), Sweden (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency—Sida) and the United Kingdom (Department for International Development—DFID).
Format:
online and printed copies