Economic Integration and the Location of Industries: The by I. Kuroiwa

By I. Kuroiwa

A complete photo of the consequences of financial integration on situation in much less built East Asia - relatively in Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, and Myanmar - who pursued alternate liberalization and fiscal integration after the Nineties. reviews comprise special empirical analyses of nearby destinations in addition to state overviews.

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Events with lower probabilities provide more surprises. To calculate the degree of surprise caused by all messages, the entropy index is defined as the sum of each information content weighted with each probability (H(x) = ∑ i x i log(1/x i )). As the probability of an event approaches zero, x i log(1 / x i ) is set to zero in the customary manner as it approaches its limit (Theil 1967). The index takes values between 0 and log(n). The index takes a maximum value when all events emerge with the same probability: that is, the index measures equality.

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