Chapter 23. Blood, Thicker than Water: Interpersonal Relations and Taiwanese Investment in Southern China

  1. Trevor J. Barnes,
  2. Jamie Peck,
  3. Eric Sheppard and
  4. Adam Tickell
  1. Y. Hsing

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755716.ch23

Reading Economic Geography

Reading Economic Geography

How to Cite

Hsing, Y. (2004) Blood, Thicker than Water: Interpersonal Relations and Taiwanese Investment in Southern China, in Reading Economic Geography (eds T. J. Barnes, J. Peck, E. Sheppard and A. Tickell), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470755716.ch23

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631235538

Online ISBN: 9780470755716

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Keywords:

  • interpersonal relations;
  • taiwanese investment;
  • southern china;
  • transnational capital;
  • regional production networks

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Economic Autonomy of China's Local Governments

  • Interpersonal Relationship between Taiwanese Investors and Local Chinese Officials

  • Flexible Interpretation and Implementation of Laws

  • Conclusion