February 25, 2019
Maggie Doyne on Empowering Women and Educating Children in Nepal
By Arun Budhathoki
September 12, 2014
China’s Unequal Health Coverage System
By Sara Hsu
July 15, 2013
China’s Health Care Reform Odyssey Begins
China has begun making reforms to its much troubled health care sector. Expect more to follow.
June 03, 2013
Poverty and Old Age in China
A new poll finds that nearly a quarter of people over the age of 60 in China live below the poverty line.
January 14, 2013
What Happens When China Goes "Gray"?
Developed economies are beginning to struggle with aging populations and more retirees. China may soon join them.
October 13, 2012
Politics Meets Poverty in Southeast Asia
Governments are spending vast sums to reduce crushing poverty. While the cause is a noble one the reasoning and approach may be faulty.
December 09, 2011
Kolkata Hospital Fire Kills 89
A deadly fire at a hospital in Kolkata has raised more questions about safety at private-run facilities.
October 02, 2010
Doctor in the House?
Japan has a significant shortage of doctors, a new government survey shows.