This original and comprehensive book provides a unique insight into the
development of economic regionalization, with special reference to the Asia-Pacific.
It presents international globalization strategies from a historical perspective and
then analyses the effects on the development of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
(APEC). Focusing on APEC itself, the author provides a detailed investigation into
its organization and agenda, and thorough personal interviews with some of the most
influential people who have worked for APEC.