SINGAPORE AND ASEAN IN THE NEW REGIONAL DIVISION OF LABOR

@article{Athukorala2008SINGAPOREAA,
  title={SINGAPORE AND ASEAN IN THE NEW REGIONAL DIVISION OF LABOR},
  author={Prema‐chandra Athukorala},
  journal={The Singapore Economic Review},
  year={2008},
  volume={53},
  pages={479-508}
}
  • P. Athukorala
  • Published 1 December 2008
  • Economics
  • The Singapore Economic Review
This paper examines the implications of international fragmentation of production for trade patterns of Singapore and the other ASEAN economies, with emphasis on their regional and global economic integration. The analysis reveals that the degree of dependence of these countries on this new global division of labor is much larger compared to the other countries of East Asia, Europe and North America. China has emerged as an important trading partner for ASEAN within regional production networks… 

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