Asian Development Review - Volume 23, Number 1

Publication | June 2006

In this issue: Development Lessons for Asia from Non-Asian Countries; Asia's Current Account Surplus: Savings Glut or Investment Drought?; Asia's Race to Capture Post-MFA Markets: A Snapshot of Labor Standards, Compliance, and Impacts on Competitiveness; Employment Generation for the Rural Poor in Asia: Perspectives, Patterns, and Policies.

Contents 

  • Development Lessons for Asia from Non-Asian Countries - Dani Rodrik
  • Asia's Current Account Surplus: Savings Glut or Investment Drought? - Jesus Felipe, Kristine Kintanar, and Joseph Anthony Lim
  • Asia's Race to Capture Post-MFA Markets: A Snapshot of Labor Standards, Compliance, and Impacts on Competitiveness - Yana van der Meulen Rodgers and Günseli Berik
  • Employment Generation for the Rural Poor in Asia: Perspectives, Patterns, and Policies - Roehlano M. Briones