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The Next Asian Tiger
October 01, 2012
The Next Asian Tiger
Peaceful and populous Indonesia is set to buck predictions of a global economic downturn.
The Next Asian Tiger
The Dollar Trap: China’s Misunderstood Foreign Exchange Reserves
September 28, 2012
The Dollar Trap: China’s Misunderstood Foreign Exchange Reserves
“…they really are not much use for a domestic financial crisis or as a weapon against the U.S…”
The Dollar Trap: China’s Misunderstood Foreign Exchange Reserves
North America's Natural Gas Boom Comes to the Asia-Pacific
September 27, 2012
North America's Natural Gas Boom Comes to the Asia-Pacific
Will North America’s new found wealth in energy reserves impact Asia?
North America's Natural Gas Boom Comes to the Asia-Pacific
Bank of Japan: Feeling the Squeeze of Quantitative Easing
September 25, 2012
Bank of Japan: Feeling the Squeeze of Quantitative Easing
Japan’s latest decision to “print money” is part of a global trend. There could be consequences.
Bank of Japan: Feeling the Squeeze of Quantitative Easing
Hard Times Ahead For Australia?
September 24, 2012
Hard Times Ahead For Australia?
After 21 straight years of economic expansion, are the good times over for the so-called “lucky country”?
Hard Times Ahead For Australia?
Can Central Banks Stimulate Growth Without Inflation?
September 21, 2012
Can Central Banks Stimulate Growth Without Inflation?
Further asset buying may increase economic growth, but could also let the inflation genie out of the bottle.
Can Central Banks Stimulate Growth Without Inflation?
Tourism and Foreign Investment: Tackling the Easy Problems
September 20, 2012
Tourism and Foreign Investment: Tackling the Easy Problems
Could a boost in tourism and investment from abroad help America’s economic recovery?
Tourism and Foreign Investment: Tackling the Easy Problems
The Dangers of a China-Japan Trade War
September 18, 2012
The Dangers of a China-Japan Trade War
Could the dispute over the Senkaku / Diaoyu Islands in the East China Sea damage economic relations?
The Dangers of a China-Japan Trade War
Fossil Fuels Bolstered by Japan's Nuclear Cuts
September 17, 2012
Fossil Fuels Bolstered by Japan's Nuclear Cuts
“…fossil fuels suddenly look a lot more promising in the land that produced a treaty designed to curb them.”
Fossil Fuels Bolstered by Japan's Nuclear Cuts
How Stimulating is China’s “Stimulus”?
September 14, 2012
How Stimulating is China’s “Stimulus”?
Why China’s plans for a new round of economic stimulus could make long term problems even worse.
How Stimulating is China’s “Stimulus”?
The Consequences of a Slowing Chinese Economy
September 13, 2012
The Consequences of a Slowing Chinese Economy
China’s economy is cooling. It can only mean bad news for the Asia-Pacific, and the global economy.
The Consequences of a Slowing Chinese Economy
Vietnam's Economic Challenge
September 13, 2012
Vietnam's Economic Challenge
After years of impressive growth, the economy is slowing. Could much needed reforms help?
Vietnam's Economic Challenge
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