Asian Development Review - Volume 29, Number 1

Publication | May 2012

'The last issue again proves the journal to be a timely forum for current and important policy issues.'

- Fredrik Sjoholm, Professor of Economics, Lund University, Sweden

In this issue: Creating Good Employment Opportunities for the Rural Sector; Winners and Losers of Multinational Firm Entry into Developing Countries: Evidence from the Special Economic Zones of the People's Republic of China; Rural-Urban Migration and Employment Quality: A Case Study From Thailand; ADB Forum on the Use of Capital Controls.

Contents 

  • Creating Good Employment Opportunities for the Rural Sector by Andrew Foster
  • Winners and Losers of Multinational Firm Entry into Developing Countries: Evidence from the Special Economic Zones of the People's Republic of China by Avraham Ebenstein
  • Rural-Urban Migration and Employment Quality: A Case Study From Thailand by Mulubrhan Amare, Lena Hohfeld, Somchai Jitsuchon, and Hermann Waibel
  • Managing Capital Flows: What Tools to Use? by Jonathan D. Ostry
  • Empirical Evidence on the Efficacy of Capital Controls: A Summary Evaluation by Michael M. Hutchison
  • Panel Presentations of Michael M. Hutchison, Chalongphob Sussangkarn, Eli Remolona, Masahiro Kawai, and Jonathan D. Ostry
  • Concluding Remarks
  • References