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Kashmir’s Cross-Border Barter Trade
January 11, 2017
Kashmir’s Cross-Border Barter Trade
Cross-LoC trade between India- and Pakistan-administered Kashmir goes on, despite frequent cross-border skirmishes.
Kashmir’s Cross-Border Barter Trade
Myanmar’s Opening: Doing Business in Asia’s Final Frontier
November 18, 2016
Myanmar’s Opening: Doing Business in Asia’s Final Frontier
Myanmar looks to be on the path to a prosperous future and a fast-growing, dynamic economy.
Myanmar’s Opening: Doing Business in Asia’s Final Frontier
Evaluating China's Economy
November 18, 2016
Evaluating China's Economy
Can China keep up its growth and deliver on its "harmony" pact with the Chinese people?
Evaluating China's Economy
Asia’s Murky Roadmap for Growth
October 28, 2016
Asia’s Murky Roadmap for Growth
With the future of the TPP uncertain, Asian countries have other options to consider.
Asia’s Murky Roadmap for Growth
Technology in Pakistan: A Slow March
September 29, 2016
Technology in Pakistan: A Slow March
Pakistan's startups need government help to foster innovation and protect intellectual property.
Technology in Pakistan: A Slow March
Can Laos Create a Startup Economy?
September 12, 2016
Can Laos Create a Startup Economy?
Alongside the ASEAN summitry, a different group descended on Laos: angel investors.
Can Laos Create a Startup Economy?
What Indonesia's Natuna Gas Means
September 05, 2016
What Indonesia's Natuna Gas Means
It's unlikely those living in Natuna will see much benefit from the government's development plans.
What Indonesia's Natuna Gas Means
3 Years on, Where Does China’s Silk Road Stand?
August 31, 2016
3 Years on, Where Does China’s Silk Road Stand?
A look at the successes and complications of Xi’s signature project.
3 Years on, Where Does China’s Silk Road Stand?
Learning From China’s Foreign Aid Model
August 25, 2016
Learning From China’s Foreign Aid Model
China's aid strategy contradicts the Western approach, but is arguably more effective in achieving development goals.
Learning From China’s Foreign Aid Model
How Bad Is Taiwan's Economy?
July 22, 2016
How Bad Is Taiwan's Economy?
Compared to other economies around the world, Taiwan is doing just fine.
How Bad Is Taiwan's Economy?
'Land Kings': China's Frenzied Property Deals
July 16, 2016
'Land Kings': China's Frenzied Property Deals
China continues to struggle to wean its state-owned enterprises off their reliance on real estate.
'Land Kings': China's Frenzied Property Deals
Japan’s Elections: A Vote For Abenomics
July 13, 2016
Japan’s Elections: A Vote For Abenomics
The prime minister wins a mandate on further reforms. Can he deliver?
Japan’s Elections: A Vote For Abenomics
The Mysterious Sale of Mongolia's Erdenet Mine
July 09, 2016
The Mysterious Sale of Mongolia's Erdenet Mine
The sale of Russia's stake in one of the world's largest copper mines raised unanswered questions.
The Mysterious Sale of Mongolia's Erdenet Mine
Iranian Energy and Japanese Technology
May 31, 2016
Iranian Energy and Japanese Technology
The Panama Papers shed light on Iran’s plans for self-sufficiency and Japan’s role in tech development.
Iranian Energy and Japanese Technology
How to Create a United Southern Asia
May 25, 2016
How to Create a United Southern Asia
A blueprint for integrating BIMSTEC and ASEAN through a Southern Asian Multi-Sectoral Regional Agreement.
How to Create a United Southern Asia
Kyrgyzstan: Putin’s Eurasian Economic Union and Its Discontents
May 20, 2016
Kyrgyzstan: Putin’s Eurasian Economic Union and Its Discontents
At Dordoi Bazaar, the economic promise of the EEU appears remote.
Kyrgyzstan: Putin’s Eurasian Economic Union and Its Discontents
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