Book notes: The art of economic catch-up, by Keun Lee

The art of economic catch-up, by Keun Lee

Keun Lee, The art of economic catch-up: barriers, detours and leapfrogging in innovation systems, Cambridge University Press, 2019, 280 pages

This book is an extremely timely one for all those involved in trying to improve the economic position in their country or advising on the same. The author is a professor of economics at Seoul National University and founder-director of the Center for Economic Catch-up. Rather than merely looking at catch-up, however, the book focuses on how countries can

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Central Banking? View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account