Publications

Reaping the Dividend

Jul 07, 2011
Pakistan's population is young, fast-growing, and rapidly urbanizing. This new book, edited by program associate Michael Kugelman and program director Robert M. Hathaway, examines how the country can harness the promise of a population often viewed as a hindrance to prosperity and threat to stability. more

India's Contemporary Security Challenges

Jul 07, 2011
Lurking beneath India's many success stories are a range of internal and external security challenges. This new , edited by program associate Michael Kugelman, examines the Maoist insurgency, India's strategic environment, naval modernization, relations with China and Pakistan, and the U.S.-India relationship. more

Finding Dollars, Sense, and Legitimacy in Burma

Jul 07, 2011
All eyes were upon Burma's first election in 20 years. Did this election bear any significance to the country's political future? In an Asia Program publication, eight Burma experts weighed in, offering insights on the recent state of Burma's economy and politics. Edited by Susan L. Levenstein. more

Hunger Pains: Pakistan's Food Insecurity

Jul 07, 2011
Seventy-seven million Pakistanis are going hungry, and 45 million are malnourished. Weather, resource shortages, and conflict all intensify Pakistan's food insecurity. This new publication examines Pakistan's food woes from a variety of angles. more

Green Tigers: The Politics and Policy of Climate Change in Northeast Asian Democracies

Jul 07, 2011
Asia Program Special Report No. 144 by Yves Tiberghien, Hoesung Lee, Jin-Gyu Oh, Chi-Jen Yang, and Hui-Chen Chien. Edited by Bryce Wakefield. more

Japan's Political Mess: Abe Failed, Can Fukuda Do Better?

Jul 07, 2011
Asia Program Special Report No. 139 by Robert Pekkanen, Shinju Fujihira, Jun Saito, and Sherry L. Martin. Edited by Mark Mohr. more

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

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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.