Asian Development Review - Volume 29, Number 1

Date: May 2012
Type: Serials
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Series: Asian Development Review
ISBN: 978-92-9092-718-1 (print), 978-92-9092-719-8 (web)
ISSN: 0116-1105 (print)
Price: US$12.00/year (paperback)

Description

"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 - 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 - Avraham Ebenstein
  • Rural–Urban Migration and Employment Quality: A Case Study From Thailand - Mulubrhan Amare, Lena Hohfeld, Somchai Jitsuchon, and Hermann Waibel
  • Managing Capital Flows: What Tools to Use? - Jonathan D. Ostry
  • Empirical Evidence on the Efficacy of Capital Controls: A Summary Evaluation - Michael M. Hutchison
  • Panel Presentations of Michael M. Hutchison, Chalongphob Sussangkarn, Eli Remolona, Masahiro Kawai, and Jonathan D. Ostry
  • Concluding Remarks
  • References