Publications

Ten Years After: Revisiting The Asian Financial Crisis

Jul 07, 2011
This volume seeks to revisit critical debates on the 1997-98 Asian financial crisis by reexamining its symptoms and causes, as well as lessons from its aftermath. The publication also addresses fundamental issues such as financial liberalization and impacts on regional economic change. Edited by Bhumika Muchhala. Click on the attachment for a free PDF version. more

The Policy Space Debate: Does a Globalized and Multilateral Economy Constrain Development Policies?

Jul 07, 2011
Asia Program Special Report No. 136 by Jomo Kwame Sundaram, Heiner Flassbeck, Carlos Correa, and Elaine Zuckerman. Edited by Bhumika Muchhala. more

Fueling the Future: Meeting Pakistan's Energy Needs in the 21st Century

Jul 07, 2011
This volume assesses Pakistan's energy needs over the next 25-30 years, and it seeks to foster debate on how Pakistan might succeed in meeting its energy requirements in the decades ahead. Coedited by Robert M. Hathaway, Bhumika Muchhala, and Michael Kugelman. more

The Chinese People's Liberation Army: Should the United States Be Worried?

Jul 07, 2011
Asia Program Special Report No. 135 by Litai Xue, Bernard D. Cole, Dennis J. Blasko, and Kristen A. Gunness. Edited by Mark Mohr. more

Six-Party Stall: Are South Korea and China Part of the Problem or Part of the Solution?

Jul 07, 2011
Asia Program Special Report No. 134 by Sung-Yoon Lee, Kirk W. Larsen, Kerry Dumbaugh, and Bojiang Yang. Edited by Mark Mohr. more

The Avian Flu Challenge in Southeast Asia: The Potential of Public-Private Partnerships

Jul 07, 2011
Asia Program Special Report No. 133 by Tjandra Yoga Aditama, David Reddy, Peter Gourlay, and Maryjane Lacoste. Edited by Bhumika Muchhala. more

Education Reform in Pakistan: Building for the Future

Jul 07, 2011
This volume takes a fresh look at one of the most pressing problems facing Pakistan today--its wholly inadequate education system. Until and unless Pakistan comes to grips with the many deficiencies in the manner in which it educates its young people, it is unlikely to be successful in creating a flourishing, prosperous, tolerant country. more

Japanese Women: Lineage and Legacies

Jul 07, 2011
In this report, six experts from a variety of academic disciplines examine the choices and challenges of Japanese women, ranging from declining fertility and employment patterns to the difficulties of balancing work and family. A central focus is the debate over whether a female should be allowed to inherit the imperial throne, and the implications for gender equality and national pride in Japan. more

Seabed Petroleum In Northeast Asia: Conflict or Cooperation?

Jul 07, 2011
With its energy needs steadily multiplying, Northeast Asia will require ever increasing petroleum imports for its economic expansion and survival. This report draws both on extensive field research in Northeast Asia and on two unprecedented workshops in Beijing co-sponsored by the Wilson Center and the China Institute of International Studies (an arm of the Chinese Foreign Ministry). more

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Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.