John Tang is a senior lecturer in economics at the University of Melbourne. He has a PhD in economics from the University of California, Berkeley and a BA in economics from Northwestern University.
His research interests covers economic history, international trade, and applied microeconomics topics, with a focus on the Japanese economy in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Tang currently is on the editorial board of the Journal of Economic History and previously directed the Centre for Economic History at the Australian National University.
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Give and Take: Poverty and the Status Order in Early Modern Japan. By Maren A. Ehlers. Cam..
Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism and Progress. By Steven Pinker. ..
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The Samurai Bond: Credit Supply, Market Access, and Structural Transformation in Pre-War Japan
S Basco, JP Tang
Journal article | 2020 | The Journal of Economic History
While credit supply growth is associated with exacerbating financial crises, its impact on long-run growth is unclear. Market acce..
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