Challenging Exploratory Research Funding

Sino-Siamese Economic Relations under the Condition of No Tribute and No Treaty.

Project Leader : KOIZUMI, Junko

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Period : FY2012-2014

Research Summary :

This research project explores the development economic relations between Siam and China from the mid-19th to early 20th centuries when both countries had no formal diplomatic relations by focusing on how both countries managed and regulated the growing flows of goods and people without any formal institutional arrangements and channels for negotiation.