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Is Southeast Asia Winning the US-China Trade War? Not So Fast
September 05, 2019
Is Southeast Asia Winning the US-China Trade War? Not So Fast
If the U.S.-China trade war continues or worsens ASEAN countries will also experience a bumpy ride.
Is Southeast Asia Winning the US-China Trade War? Not So Fast
Terry Gou May Run for Taiwan’s President. What Does His Foxconn Record Tell Us?
August 31, 2019
Terry Gou May Run for Taiwan’s President. What Does His Foxconn Record Tell Us?
Taiwan’s richest man is reportedly ready to declare his candidacy. Would he run the country like he ran his corporate empire?
Terry Gou May Run for Taiwan’s President. What Does His Foxconn Record Tell Us?
What Does a Rising Baht Mean for Thailand's Economy?
August 30, 2019
What Does a Rising Baht Mean for Thailand's Economy?
A closer look at the economic implications of recent currency appreciation for the country.
What Does a Rising Baht Mean for Thailand's Economy?
How Indonesia Avoided Brazil’s Economic Fate
August 23, 2019
How Indonesia Avoided Brazil’s Economic Fate
Two large, developing countries, opposite economic trajectories.
How Indonesia Avoided Brazil’s Economic Fate
Trade Dependence and Politicization: Lessons From the Japan-Korea Conflict
August 19, 2019
Trade Dependence and Politicization: Lessons From the Japan-Korea Conflict
The trade spat has driven home the danger of overreliance on Japanese imports -- and not only for South Korea.
Trade Dependence and Politicization: Lessons From the Japan-Korea Conflict
South Asian Countries Overlook Regional Economic Integration at Their Own Risk
August 16, 2019
South Asian Countries Overlook Regional Economic Integration at Their Own Risk
Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka find themselves on the outside of regional economic initiatives looking in.
South Asian Countries Overlook Regional Economic Integration at Their Own Risk
Asia Slowdown: Are the Good Times Gone for Good?
August 15, 2019
Asia Slowdown: Are the Good Times Gone for Good?
Emerging Asia has seen remarkably stable growth since the global financial crisis. Is that trend now coming to an end?
Asia Slowdown: Are the Good Times Gone for Good?
US-China Spat Tips Kenya’s Index to a Decade Low
August 09, 2019
US-China Spat Tips Kenya’s Index to a Decade Low
The U.S.-China trade spat puts more pressure on the China-Kenya economic relationship, already beset by BRI concerns.
US-China Spat Tips Kenya’s Index to a Decade Low
India’s Shaky Shadow Banks Give Modi a Financial Headache
August 08, 2019
India’s Shaky Shadow Banks Give Modi a Financial Headache
Non-banking financial companies have been hit by a liquidity crunch that threatens to starve many businesses of credit.
India’s Shaky Shadow Banks Give Modi a Financial Headache
The IMF Repeats Old Mistakes in Its New Loan Program for Pakistan
August 03, 2019
The IMF Repeats Old Mistakes in Its New Loan Program for Pakistan
This wasn’t Pakistan’s first IMF bailout, and it won’t be its last – unless the IMF changes its approach.
The IMF Repeats Old Mistakes in Its New Loan Program for Pakistan
The Four Asian Tigers Are Not Immune to US-China Trade War
August 02, 2019
The Four Asian Tigers Are Not Immune to US-China Trade War
The negative impact of the U.S.-China trade war has spilled over to Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea, and Taiwan.
The Four Asian Tigers Are Not Immune to US-China Trade War
US Says Latest Trade Talks With China Were ‘Constructive’
August 01, 2019
US Says Latest Trade Talks With China Were ‘Constructive’
The next round of discussions is expected to be held in Washington, DC in September.
US Says Latest Trade Talks With China Were ‘Constructive’
Japan-Korea ‘Trade War’ Starts to Bite
July 29, 2019
Japan-Korea ‘Trade War’ Starts to Bite
Escalating Japan-South Korea tensions, including a boycott movement, begin to hit the pockets of major Japanese brands.
Japan-Korea ‘Trade War’ Starts to Bite
Why Hasn't the ASEAN Economic Community Benefited From the US-China Trade War?
July 19, 2019
Why Hasn't the ASEAN Economic Community Benefited From the US-China Trade War?
The AEC has missed a golden opportunity to accelerate its stated ambitions.
Why Hasn't the ASEAN Economic Community Benefited From the US-China Trade War?
China’s Digital Payment Revolution: Lessons for Libra
July 16, 2019
China’s Digital Payment Revolution: Lessons for Libra
China’s cashless revolution shows the potential impacts of Facebook’s Libra project.
China’s Digital Payment Revolution: Lessons for Libra
A Deeper Look at Vietnam’s Trade Deal With Europe
July 12, 2019
A Deeper Look at Vietnam’s Trade Deal With Europe
The EU’s drive to become the defender of multilateralism promises further opportunities for Southeast Asia.
A Deeper Look at Vietnam’s Trade Deal With Europe
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