This book, and its companion, Technology, Competitiveness and the State, examine and evaluate Malaysian industrialization in terms of its experience of and prospects for industrial technology development. The focus is on the development of Malaysia's technological-industrial base from a sector and firm-specific perspective, including the role of foreign multinationals in this process. Industrial Technology Development in Malaysia, provides a valuable analysis of the technological development of a Newly Industrializing Country and reflects on whether existing development strategies can be maintained in the wake of the financial crises sweeping the East Asian economies.17 18 19 20 2] 22 23 24 25 26 The Industrial Coordination Act of 1975 linked foreign investment in the capital stock of an enterprise to the export rate as follows: foreign firms are allowed to hold 100 per cent of capital stock if they export moreanbsp;...
|Title||:||Industrial Technology Development in Malaysia|
|Author||:||Greg Felker, K. S. Jomo, Rajah Rasiah|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-02-01|