2 edition of Problems of economic development in Asia. found in the catalog.
Problems of economic development in Asia.
by International Secretariat, Institute of Pacific Relations in New York
Written in English
Issued as a preparatory paper to the members of the 12th International Conference of the Institute of Pacific Relations, Kyoto, Japan, Sept. 28-Oct. 8, 1954.
|Series||Secretariat paper -- no. 1|
|LC Classifications||HC412 Z5 1954|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||60|
REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT PLANNING - ISSUES AND REALITIES Introduction “The urban population in the Asian and Pacific region between and is expected to rise from million to billion. This means an additional billion people will be living in the urban centers of Asia. This year promises to be another dynamic one for Southeast Asia—and hopefully for high-level U.S. engagement with the region. With elections and governance challenges in many countries, the Chairmanship of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) returning to Thailand while it organizes an election and plans a coronation, the region’s trade architecture in flux, and the backdrop.
Over the last 60 years, we have recognized increasingly that our world is connected, and the impacts of environmental catastrophes and economic crises in one region of our world have far-reaching and long-lasting consequences globally. Central Asia is a developing region with great potential, but there are valid concerns that current resource management practices are not sustainable. Asia’s episode of rapid economic growth since the s, as remarkable as it was by historical standards, can be explained in an international comparative context. Special theories of Asian.
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Economic Development in Asia, 2e provides the reader with an in-depth theoretical and empirical analysis of current economic trends and policy issues in the countries that comprise developing Asia a vast region extending from the Indian subcontinent to China and by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Zinkin, Maurice.
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Central Asia is a developing region with great potential, but. Mani Shankar Aiyar, "Socio-Economic Developments in South Asia: Issues and Outlook," World Scientific Book Chapters, in: Amitendu Palit (ed.), South Asia Beyond the Global Financial Crisis, chapter 4, pagesWorld Scientific Publishing Co.
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A new, perhaps more complex, challenge for developing Asia is how to confront rapidly rising inequality. The gap between Asia’s rich and poor has widened alarmingly in the past two decades. In many countries, the richest 1% of households account for close to 10% of total consumption, and the top 5% account for more than 20%.
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