Accession Number:

ADA426453

Title:

Shanghaied? The Economic and Political Implications of the Flow of Information Technology and Investment Across the Taiwan Strait

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

RAND NATIONAL DEFENSE RESEARCH INST SANTA MONICA CA

Report Date:

2004-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

211.0

Abstract:

This report examines the controversial issue of flows of information technology and investment between Taiwan and China, with a particular focus on the semiconductor industry. The goals of this report are threefold 1 to comprehensively analyze the investment and IT transfer dynamic between Taiwan and China 2 to assess the impact of these developments for cross-Strait relations, the global semiconductor industry, and the advancement of science and technology development in China and 3 to evaluate the implications of the findings for U.S. government analysis and policymaking, particularly in the area of high-technology export controls.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE