- xxix, 492 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Haraguchi, Nobuya,Naudé, Wim A.,Szirmai, Adam,
- Contents note continued: 11.Foreign Multinational Enterprises in the Food and Beverages Industries of the BRICS / Ruth Rama -- 12.Industrialization and Technological Change in the BRICS: The Role of Foreign and Domestic Investment / Alejandro Lavopa -- 13.Investment, Technological Change, and Industrial Development: The Case of China / Siming Liu -- 14.Internal and External Demand and Manufacturing Development in the BRICS / John Weiss -- 15.The Diffusion of Renewable Energy Technologies in the BRICS / Isabel Maria Bodas Freitas -- 16.Industrial Policy in the BRICS: Similarities, Differences, and Future Challenges / Michele Di Maio -- pt. IV Conclusion -- 17.Conclusion / Nobuya Haraguchi.Contents: 1.Introduction and Overview / Nobuya Haraguchi -- pt. I Comparative Analyses -- 2.Structural Change in the BRICS's Manufacturing Industries / Gorazd Rezonja -- 3.Deconstructing the BRIC: Structural Transformation and Aggregate Productivity Growth / Harry X. Wu -- pt. II Country Experiences -- 4.Industrial Upgrading and Poverty Reduction in China / Miaojie Yu -- 5.Structural Change, Employment, and Poverty Alleviation in China / Ximing Yue -- 6.Industrialization in the Russian Federation / Andrei Yakovlev -- 7.Industrial Growth and Structural Change: Brazil in a Long-run Perspective / Renato Perim Colistete -- 8.Structural Change, Industrialization, and Poverty Reduction: The Case of India / Nagesh Kumar -- 9.The Structure and Performance of Manufacturing in South Africa / David Ellis Kaplan -- pt. III Thematic Perspectives -- 10.The Dynamics of Global Value Chain Development: A BRICS Perspective / Frederick Nixson --Includes bibliographical references and index.Summary: 'The chapters in this book reflect the depth and scope of their knowledge, which had benefitted from sharing and critically discussing their initial ideas during and after an international workshop jointly organized by UNU-MERIT and UNIDO held in Vienna on 16 and 17 August 2012'--Page [vii].