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Regional economic cooperation and the Chinese economy

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This paper mainly analyses the impact of the development of the Chinese economy on Northeast Asian economic cooperation after its WTO accession, and also the impact of closer regional cooperation on the development of the Chinese economy. Trade and investment relations between China, Korea, and Japan in the past twenty years are explored to illustrate this trend. Possible changes in China's policy toward regional economic cooperation in Northeast Asia are discussed to show the possibility of closer regional economic cooperation.

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