Chu, MM., “The East Asian Computer Chip War (Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy)“, Routledge; 1 edition (November 23, 2013), ISBN 0415565529
“The semiconductor industry is a vital industry for military establishments worldwide, and the control of, or loss of control of, this key industry has enormous strategic implications. This book focuses on the globalization of the strategic semiconductor industry and the security ramifications of this process. It examines in particular the migration of the Taiwanese chip industry to China as part of the globalization of production processes, and the extent to which such a globalization process poses security challenges to the United States, China and Taiwan. Transcending disciplinary boundaries between international political economy, security studies, and the history of science and technology, this multidisciplinary work provides an in-depth understanding of the globalization-security nexus, and disentangles the key policy issues connected to a potential explosive flashpoint in world politics today….”
“Ming-chin Monique Chu [the author] completed her PhD in international studies at the University of Cambridge, UK. She is a research fellow at St Antony’s College and a postdoctoral research officer in Taiwan Studies, School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, at the University of Oxford, UK. …”
Dr Ming-chin Monique Chu is Lecturer in Chinese Politics, within Politics & International Relations at the University of Southampton.