Using Thai-language archival material, this book examines a crucial element in the dismantling of the traditional government structure and the installation of a Western-style administration - the creation of a modern Ministry of Finance.
|Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan UK|
|Series:||Studies in the Economies of East and South-East Asia|
|Edition description:||1st ed. 1992|
|Product dimensions:||5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)|
Table of ContentsThe setting; the early years of the Ministry of Finance 1885-96 - its establishment and collapse; the creation of an effective Ministry of Finance 1896-1902; the effective Ministry in operation - financial stringency 1902-06; the Ministry disunited and revived 1906-10; assessment and perspectives.