Economic development of modern Malaya.

by Chong-yah Lim

Publisher: Oxford University Press in Kuala Lumpur

Written in English
Published: Pages: 388 Downloads: 405
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  • Malaya -- Economic conditions.,
  • Malaya -- History.

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Bibliography: p. [359]-369.

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Paginationxix, 388 p. illus., maps. ;
Number of Pages388
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Open LibraryOL22434637M

  In Striving for Inclusive Development: From Pangkor to a Modern Malaysian State, Sultan Nazrin Shah of Perak covers some years of the country’s progress with a scholar’s devotion to accuracy. The Perak Ruler, who is the Deputy Yang di-Pertuan Agong, displays the consciousness of a national thinker in the scope and treatment of the subject matter, which spans the establishment of the. This article discusses economic change and its relevance to the consciousness and transition in Malay society during British colonial rule in Malaya. The period of this study is the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. In this context, the fundamental concept of economic change is applied to the change f-oin self-sufficiency. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of Southeast Asia, Economic development of modern Malaya, Development and underdevelopment, Education and national development, Economic development in Singapore, Economic development in Southeast Asia, Economic restructuring in. This book is concerned with the role of financial intermediation in economic development and growth in the context of Malaysia. Using an analytical framework, the author investigates the Malaysian economy from onwards to examine how far financial development has progressed in the course of economic development, and whether it has been.

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  This book is essential in assessing the Chettiar role in the economic development of Malaya, especially when the British failed to provide sufficient capital aid for local and foreign capitalists comprising the Malays, Chinese and Indians to develop the economic infrastructure and commercial economic activities such as rubber and tin : Uthaya Sankar SB. Malaya - The economy of the federation of Malaya (English) Abstract. This report provides a review of the economy of Malaya as of Malaya was among the most prosperous in Asia. The country's financial position was strong. The structure of the Federation's economy was not . The Chettiar Role in Malaysia’s Economic History is a revised version of the doctoral thesis entitled “The Money lending Activity of the Chettiars in Malaya, ” written in Malay by Ummadevi Suppiah and submitted to the History Department, University of Malaya under the supervision of Associate Professor Dr. Sivachandralingam Sundara Raja. Read "The Historical Development of British Investment in Malaya Before the Second World War" by Nordin Hussin available from Rakuten Kobo. Research Paper (undergraduate) from the year in the subject History - Asia, National University of Malaysia, course Brand: GRIN Verlag.

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This work deals separately with primary production, population, financial arrangements, and infrastructure. (Book Review), Malayan Economic Review 10 (): Cited by: Economic Develop;ment of Modern Malaya.

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book a general description of the economic development of Malaya”, but is a study of “imperialism at work”.Cited by: 2. Striving for Inclusive Develpment: From Pangkor to a Modern Malaysian State Overview This book, which traces the evolution of what is now Malaysia from a far-flung colonial trading outpost at the time of the Pangkor Engagement in to a modern, diversified economy, is divided into five parts, in 10 chapters, which chronicle the events and.

The economic development of Malaya (English) Abstract. This report is divided into five parts. Part I contains a general introduction to the economy of Malaya and a discussion of the problems and prospects of Malaya's development.

The mission noted that perhaps the most difficult problem is. This volume is part of series on the Modern Economic History of Southeast Asia, which is sponsored by the Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies of Australian National University.

John Drabble, currently an honorary research associate at the University of Sydney, is the author of the classic works on the development of the Malayan rubber. An Economic History of Malaysia, c, provides the first general history of the Malaysian economy over the past two centuries, including a survey of the pre-colonial era.

A unique feature is that it integrates the historical experiences of Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah and Sarawak as a case study in the onset of modern economic by:   "An Economic History of Malaysia, " provides the first general history of the Malaysian economy over the past two centuries, including a survey of the pre-colonial era.

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This book is an attempt to make a comparative study of the contemporary political and economic situation in Hong Kong and British Malaya. I have tried to set forth the aims and methods of British colonial policy, and to give some account of economic development and of the effect of Western rule upon the local populations.

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An Economic History of Malaysia, c The Transition to Modern Economic Growth Posted Sun, by backend Published by (July ) John H. Drabble, An Economic History of Malaysia, c The Transition to Modern Economic Growth.

London: Macmillan Press and File Size: 42KB. The Chettiar Role in Malaysia’s Economic History seeks to evaluate the extent to which Chettiars were instrumental in the economic development of Malaya during British rule.

Since the formation of the Federated Malay States in until Malaya gained its independence, the Chettiars emerged as one of the major financiers in the economic development of Malaya through their role in helping the.

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Economic development is the increase in the standard of living in a nation's population with sustained growth from a simple, low-income econom y to a modern, high. The book has excellent chapters on the foundations of growth (including the famous “TFP debate” provoked by the work of Alwyn Young, and popularized by Paul Krugman), and on the financial sector, dealing with the development of both the domestic financial system and.

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The effort of the undergraduate students from Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman in writing the essays has contributed tremendously to the success of this book.

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Drawing on archival documents to derive estimates of Malaya’s GDP and analysing trends, it breaks new ground in understanding the dynamics of economic.

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The book has its origins in a research seminar on economic development of Malaya since independence, conducted during in the Research School of Pacific Studies at The Australian National University.

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This policy was adopted in for a period of 20 years and it was succeeded by the National Development Policy (NDP) in This article looks into the historical. Malaysia - Malaysia - Economy: Malaysia’s economy has been transformed since from one based primarily on the export of raw materials (rubber and tin) to one that is among the strongest, most diversified, and fastest-growing in Southeast Asia.

Primary production remains important: the country is a major producer of rubber and palm oil, exports considerable quantities of petroleum and.contribution to economic development was the building of (fi rst) railways and (later) roads f or administration and to link the mines with the ports ” (Drake, ).Author: Sivachandralingam Sundara Raja.Lim Chong Yah (b.Malacca, Malaysia–) is an eminent economist and academic best known for serving as chairman of the National Wages Council for 29 years.

Lim is professor emeritus at both the National University of Singapore and Nanyang Technological University, and was previously the Albert Winsemius chair professor of economics at the latter.