Recent Papers

Here are a collection of papers of mine you may want to read
October 18, 2018

I have a new paper on Asian industrialisation over the last five decades, published as a working paper from WIDER (World Institute for Development Economics Research), Helsinki.

I have a new paper, titled, 'Industrial Development in Asia - Trends in Industrialisation and Industrial Policy Experiences of Developing Asia', published as a working paper from WIDER (World Institute for Development Economics Research), Helsinki. It is co-authored with Kiryl Zach. You can download it from here (Chang Zach WIDER working paper)

June 1, 2017

'Bringing production and employment back into development' with Antonio Andreoni

A co-authored article with Antonio Andreoni, 'Bringing production and employment back into development' is published in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy, and Society, vol. 10, no. 1. It can be downloaded from here (Andreoni Chang CJRES).
April 3, 2016

A major report for the UNECA (United Nations Economic Commission for Africa)

I have co-authored (with Jostein Hauge and Muhammad Irfan) a major report for the UNECA (United Nations Economic Commission for Africa), Transformative Industrial Policy for Africa. The report can be downloaded from here.

September 14, 2012

New article on microfinance in World Economic Review

There is a new article on microfinance, co-authored with Milford Bateman, in the first issue of World Economic Review, the new open access journal from the World Economic Association. The article significantly updates our earlier paper, 'The Microfinance Illusion'. You can download the whole journal issue from here.

January 25, 2012

Incentives, Capabilities, and Space

Lall Memorial

in C. Pietrobelli & Rajah Rasiah (eds.), Evidence-based Development Economics – Essays in Honour of Sanjaya Lall, University of Malay Press, Kuala Lumpur, forthcoming (2012)

January 5, 2011

Journal of Institutional Economics

Institutions and economic development: Theory, policy, and history

January 5, 2010

Hamlet without the Prince of Denmark: How development has disappeared form today's 'development' discourse

Hamlet without the Prince of Denmark: How development has disappeared from today’s ‘development’ discourse

in S. Khan & J. Christiansen (eds.), Towards New Developmentalism: Market as Means rather than Master, Routledge, Abingdon

January 5, 2010

How to 'do' a Developmental State: Political, Organisational, and Human Resource Requirements for the Developmental State

How to 'do' a developmental state. Political, Organizational, and Human Resource Requirements for the Developmental State

in O. Edigheji (ed.), Constructing a Democratic Developmental State in South Africa – Potentials and Challenges, Human Science Research Council Press, Cape Town

September 30, 2009

Industrial Policy: Can we go beyond an unproductive confrontation? - paper presented at the Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics

Industrial Policy: Can we go beyond an unproductive confrontation?

A Plenary Paper for ABCDE (Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics), Seoul, South Korea, 22-4, Revised: 30 September 2009

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