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Poverty Reduction, the Private Sector, and Tourism in Mainland Southeast Asia.

Author: Scott Hipsher
Publisher: Singapore : Springer Singapore, 2017.
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This book explores the issue of poverty reduction within mainland Southeast Asia with a specific focus on the impact of the private sector and tourism. Covering Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, and Yunnan, the book discusses how success in poverty reduction has come about largely through innovation in the private sector, foreign investment and the move toward more market based economic policies as opposed  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hipsher, Scott.
Poverty Reduction, the Private Sector, and Tourism in Mainland Southeast Asia.
Singapore : Springer Singapore, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Hipsher
ISBN: 9789811059483 9811059489
OCLC Number: 1006411693
Notes: ""YunnanÂś Economic and Business Environment""
Description: 1 online resource (291 pages)
Contents: Preface --
Contents --
List of Tables --
Chapter 1: The Nature of Poverty Reduction and Tourism in Mainland Southeast Asia --
Introduction: Poverty Reduction and Tourism in Mainland Southeast Asia --
Reducing Poverty and Wealth Creation --
Mainland Southeast Asia --
Tourism and Poverty Reduction --
Criticism of International Tourism --
Sustainable Tourism --
Tourism as a Tool for Poverty Reduction --
References --
Chapter 2: Economic Development --
Long-Term Economic Development --
Involvement in Global Value Chains The Private Sector and Market CompetitionMarxism and Criticisms of Market-Based Economies and Globalization --
Asian Economic Experiences --
Japan --
South Korea --
Singapore --
AsiaÂś Economic Rise and Global Integration --
Democracy --
Tourism --
References --
Chapter 3: Poverty Reduction and Wealth Creation --
Foreign Aid and Redistribution Policies --
Remittances --
Microfinancing --
Economic Freedom and International Economic Integration --
Service Industries, Tourism, and Poverty Reduction --
References Chapter 4: Mainland Southeast AsiaÂś Regional Integration and Ethnic Minority CommunitiesInstitutional Mainland SEA --
ASEAN --
Greater Mekong Subregion --
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank --
Regional Economic Conditions in Mainland SEA --
Principles and Practices in Poverty Reduction in SEA --
Ethnic Minorities in Southeast Asia --
Hill Tribes --
Development in Ethnic Minority Communities --
Tourism, Entrepreneurship, and Preservation of Ethnic Minority Cultures --
Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurs in Northern Thailand --
References Chapter 5: Cambodia: Background, Economic Conditions, and TourismCambodia: Background --
CambodiaÂś Economic and Business Environment --
Tourism in Cambodia --
References --
Chapter 6: Laos: Background, Economic Conditions, and Tourism --
Laos: Background --
Laos ́Economic and Business Environment --
Tourism in Laos --
References --
Chapter 7: Myanmar/Burma: Background, Economic Conditions, and Tourism --
Myanmar/Burma: Background --
MyanmarÂś Business and Economic Environment --
Tourism in Myanmar --
References Chapter 8: Thailand: Background, Economic Conditions, and TourismThailand: Background --
ThailandÂś Economic and Business Environment --
Tourism in Thailand --
Tourism Workers in Thailand --
References --
Chapter 9: Vietnam: Background, Economic Conditions, and Tourism --
Vietnam: Background --
VietnamÂś Economic and Business Environment --
Tourism in Vietnam --
References --
Chapter 10: Yunnan, China: Background, Economic Conditions, and Tourism --
Yunnan: Background --
China: Background --
ChinaÂś Economic and Business Environment

Abstract:

This book explores the issue of poverty reduction within mainland Southeast Asia with a specific focus on the impact of the private sector and tourism. Covering Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, and Yunnan, the book discusses how success in poverty reduction has come about largely through innovation in the private sector, foreign investment and the move toward more market based economic policies as opposed to foreign aid, or interventions by international development programs, to reduce poverty in the region.

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