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Kennedy, Scott 1967-

Works: 12 works in 61 publications in 1 language and 3,719 library holdings
Genres: Sources  History 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by Scott Kennedy
The business of lobbying in China by Scott Kennedy( )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this timely work, Scott Kennedy documents the rising influence of business, both Chinese and foreign, on national public policy in China." "China's shift to a market economy has made businesses more sensitive to their bottom line and has seen the passage of thousands of laws and regulations that directly affect firms' success. Companies have become involved in a tug of war with the government and with each other to gain national policy advantages, often setting the agenda, providing alternative options, and pressing for a favored outcome." "Based on over three hundred in-depth interviews with company executives, business association representatives, and government officials, this study identifies a wide range of national economic policies influenced by lobbying, including taxes, technical standards, and intellectual property rights. These findings have significant implications for how we think about Chinese politics and economics, as well as government-business relations in general."--Jacket
Beyond the Middle Kingdom : comparative perspectives on China's capitalist transformation by Scott Kennedy( )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book breaks new ground by systematically examining China's capitalist transformation through several comparative lenses. The great majority of research on China to date has consisted of single-country studies. This is the result of the methodological demands of studying China and a sense of the country's distinctiveness due to its grand size and long history. The moniker Middle Kingdom, a direct translation of the Chinese-language word for China, is one of the most prominent symbols of the country's supposed uniqueness. Composed of contributions from leading specialists on China's political economy, this volume demonstrates the benefits of systematically comparing China with other countries, including France, Russia, Japan, South Korea, Indonesia, India, Brazil, and South Africa. Doing so puts the People's Republic in a light not available through other approaches, and it provides a chance to consider political theories by including an important case too often left out of studies
China cross talk : the American debate over China policy since normalization : a reader by Scott Kennedy( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biggest untapped market in the world? The last great communist threat? The free-trade partner? The human rights scourge? This text provides a front-row seat to the memorable scenes in the American debate over China policy since 1978
Global governance and China : the dragon's learning curve by Scott Kennedy( Book )

8 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume offers systematic analysis of China’s growing engagement in global governance institutions over the past three decades. During this period, China has gone from outsider to observer to insider. The volume is based on studies of Chinese involvement in a wide cross section of regimes, including trade, finance, intellectual property rights, foreign aid, and climate change. The contributions show that China’s participation in global governance reflects the mutually interactive processes of China’s own socialization into the global community and the simultaneous adaptation of global institutions and actors to China’s growing activism. Both China and the international system are internally complex. Hence, Chinese engagement varies across economic regimes, yielding different results in terms of Chinese compliance, its influence on regimes, and the extent of cooperation and conflict in addressing challenges in international society. The chapters reveal that China is neither purely a savior nor scofflaw of the global economic system, and while China is a defender of the status quo in some areas, it is a reformer in others, and occasionally a revisionist in still other spheres. A detailed analysis of many areas of global governance, this volume will be essential reading for students and scholars of international relations, Chinese studies and global governance. --
State and market in contemporary China : toward the 13th five-year plan( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The short essays in this volume, contributed by leading experts on Chinese economic policy, provide crisp and insightful analyses of the Chinese state's approach toward markets, the role of key actors and institutions, the evolving nature of industrial policy and the effectiveness of China's international commitments to constrain such practices, and a preview of the likely contents and significance of China's 13th Five-Year Plan
Perfecting China, Inc. : the 13th Five-Year Plan by Scott Kennedy( )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This study examines China's 13th Five-Year Plan, the most authoritative strategic blueprint for the country's economic policies under Xi Jinping. The plan seeks to rebalance the economy toward more advanced technologies, greater environmental protection, and a stronger social safety net. However, it does not fundamentally rebalance the relationship between state and market, with the government and Chinese Communist Party still left with significant tools to micromanage most aspects of the economy. Unless greater emphasis is given to shifting this balance, the most likely result will be 'growth with volatility,' in which some Chinese companies move up the value-added chain, but without fundamentally improving the country's overall efficiency and performance"--Publisher's web site
The new southbound policy : deepening Taiwan's regional integration : a report of the China Power Project by Bonnie S Glaser( )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a concerted effort to expand Taiwan's presence across the Indo-Pacific, President Tsai Ing-wen has introduced the New Southbound Policy (NSP) to strengthen Taipei's relationships with the 10 countries of ASEAN, six states in South Asia (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Bhutan), Australia, and New Zealand. The policy is designed to leverage Taiwan's cultural, educational, technological, agricultural, and economic assets to deepen its regional integration. This report tracks the ongoing implementation of the NSP and assesses what has been achieved since Tsai was elected in January 2016
Standards, stakeholders, and innovation : China's evolving role in the global knowledge economy by Scott Kennedy( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the company of markets : the transformation of China's political economy by Scott Kennedy( )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The road ahead for the U.S. auto industry by Scott Kennedy( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fat tech dragon : benchmarking China's innovation drive by Scott Kennedy( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The purpose of this report is to develop a baseline analysis of innovation in China by systematically examining national trends in China while placing the country in comparative perspective. The report presents data on innovation inputs, such as finance, as well as several types of innovation outputs, such as intellectual property and commercial performance. This study relies primarily on broad quantitative measures because they facilitate measuring trends over time and engaging in cross-national comparison. The numerical data are supplemented by interviews with business executives, industry analysts, investors, and government officials in the United States and in China"--Publisher's web site
From rule takers to rule makers : the growing role of Chinese in global governance( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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The business of lobbying in China
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Beyond the Middle Kingdom : comparative perspectives on China's capitalist transformationChina cross talk : the American debate over China policy since normalization : a reader