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Duterte Gambles With the Philippines' Economy
October 24, 2016
Duterte Gambles With the Philippines' Economy
What are the economic implications of Duterte's pivot toward China, and away from the U.S.?
Duterte Gambles With the Philippines' Economy
Can Samsung's Note 7 Discontinuation Shake the South Korean Economy?
October 12, 2016
Can Samsung's Note 7 Discontinuation Shake the South Korean Economy?
Samsung Electronics' mobile devices account for roughly 2 percent of South Korea's exports.
Can Samsung's Note 7 Discontinuation Shake the South Korean Economy?
Head South for Asia’s New Economic Powerhouse
October 05, 2016
Head South for Asia’s New Economic Powerhouse
The World Bank pegs South Asia as a “global growth hotspot."
Head South for Asia’s New Economic Powerhouse
Indian Central Bank Lowers Rates, Citing Sluggish Global Economic Conditions
October 05, 2016
Indian Central Bank Lowers Rates, Citing Sluggish Global Economic Conditions
The rate decrease is the first monetary policy decision under new RBI Governor Urjit Patel.
Indian Central Bank Lowers Rates, Citing Sluggish Global Economic Conditions
Can the United States and Japan Ratify TPP?
October 01, 2016
Can the United States and Japan Ratify TPP?
One year after Atlanta, uncertainty remains but the agreement could yet survive.
Can the United States and Japan Ratify TPP?
Japan Ups the Ante in War on Deflation
September 22, 2016
Japan Ups the Ante in War on Deflation
The Bank of Japan continues to aggressively pursue its inflation target, but how long can Kurodanomics last?
Japan Ups the Ante in War on Deflation
What Lessons From Australia’s Economic Winning Streak?
September 19, 2016
What Lessons From Australia’s Economic Winning Streak?
What can other countries learn from Australia's 25 years of uninterrupted growth?
What Lessons From Australia’s Economic Winning Streak?
With TPP in Limbo, Europe Has a Golden Opportunity
September 12, 2016
With TPP in Limbo, Europe Has a Golden Opportunity
With TPP's future uncertain in the U.S., the EU can take over global leadership on ambitious new trade deals.
With TPP in Limbo, Europe Has a Golden Opportunity
What Did the G20 Accomplish During China's Presidency?
September 09, 2016
What Did the G20 Accomplish During China's Presidency?
The Hangzhou Summit set an ambitious task: transforming the G20 to lead the world economy.
What Did the G20 Accomplish During China's Presidency?
G20 Fails Growth Test
September 08, 2016
G20 Fails Growth Test
Once again, the G20 is big on talk but short on the action needed to revitalize the global economy.
G20 Fails Growth Test
How China and South Korea Hurt the Green Economy
September 07, 2016
How China and South Korea Hurt the Green Economy
Tariff cuts are needed to spark green growth, but Beijing and Seoul are resisting.
How China and South Korea Hurt the Green Economy
Is Asia Ready for Another Fed Shock?
September 04, 2016
Is Asia Ready for Another Fed Shock?
Will the threat of another interest rate hike U.S. again roil Asia's markets?
Is Asia Ready for Another Fed Shock?
The G20 and China's Grand Vision for Righting the Global Economy
September 03, 2016
The G20 and China's Grand Vision for Righting the Global Economy
Four problems, four solutions, and four future steps to be taken after the Hangzhou Summit.
The G20 and China's Grand Vision for Righting the Global Economy
China: The New World Leader in Mobile Technology
August 31, 2016
China: The New World Leader in Mobile Technology
WeChat and other apps are leading a wave of innovation in China and the world.
China: The New World Leader in Mobile Technology
Asia’s Great Innovation Leap Forward
August 30, 2016
Asia’s Great Innovation Leap Forward
Asian countries are moving on up in the latest innovation ratings. Can the region sustain its progress?
Asia’s Great Innovation Leap Forward
Four Considerations on the Chinese Economy
August 28, 2016
Four Considerations on the Chinese Economy
Plenty is written about the Chinese economy; but plenty more needs to be understood.
Four Considerations on the Chinese Economy
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