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Masahiro Kawai

Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI)


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  • 05 Oct 2015 | Papers and Briefs | ADBI Working Papers

    ASEAN Economic Integration through Trade and Foreign Direct Investment: Long-Term Challenges

    This paper explores the long-term challenges for trade and foreign direct investment (FDI) of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

  • 20 May 2015 | Papers and Briefs | ADBI Working Papers

    From the Chiang Mai Initiative to an Asian Monetary Fund

    This paper summarizes and evaluates the progress of regional financial cooperation, particularly the ERPD, the CMI and its subsequent multilateralization (CMIM), and the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO).

  • 31 Dec 2014 | Books

    New Global Economic Architecture: The Asian Perspective

    This book addresses how a regional architecture in Asia can induce a supply of regional public goods that can complement and strengthen the distribution of global public goods in the global economic architecture.

  • 30 May 2014 | Papers and Briefs | ADBI Working Papers

    The Renminbi and Exchange Rate Regimes in East Asia

    Kawai and Pontines find that the US dollar continues to be the dominant anchor currency in the region, while the RMB has taken on increasing importance in the currency baskets of many East Asian economies in recent years.

  • 28 Feb 2014 | Papers and Briefs | ADBI Working Papers

    Is There Really a Renminbi Bloc in Asia?

    Despite the rising importance of the RMB, it has not eclipsed the US dollar as the dominant anchor currency in East Asia.

  • 12 Feb 2014 | Papers and Briefs | ADBI Working Papers

    Regional Financial Regulation in Asia

    The paper argues that there is a mediating role for regional-level institutions of financial regulation between national regulators in Asia and global-level institutions such as the IMF.

  • 16 Aug 2013 | Papers and Briefs | ADBI Working Papers

    Long-term Issues for Fiscal Sustainability in Emerging Asia

    Identification of long-term issues of fiscal sustainability risk for emerging Asian economies and policy recommendations for reducing these risks to sustainability.

  • 29 Jul 2013 | Papers and Briefs | ADBI Working Papers

    Banking Crises and "Japanization": Origins and Implications

    Examination of the dimensions of 'Japanization'-including low trend growth, debt deleveraging, deflation, and massive increases in government debt - and an analysis of their possible causes.

  • 28 Aug 2012 | Papers and Briefs | ADBI Working Papers

    Central Banking for Financial Stability in Asia

    Review of the recent literature on systemic financial risk and a 'macroprudential' approach to surveillance and regulation including relevant lessons for central banks, especially those in Asia's emerging economies.

  • 22 Aug 2012 | Papers and Briefs | ADBI Working Papers

    Japan's Post-Triple-Disaster Growth Strategy

    Assessment of the scope of the challenges resulting from the Great East Japan Earthquake and suggestions for a long-term strategy for overcoming them and putting the Japanese economy on a stable growth path.

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  • 14 Dec 2021 | Books

    Redefining Strategic Routes to Financial Resilience in ASEAN+3

    This book explores how regional financial cooperation could support greater financial resilience in ASEAN+3 amid rapid economic and financial development and technological change.

  • 10 Nov 2015 | Books

    Managing the Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy: Perspectives, Policies, and Practices from Asia

    The book assesses the low-carbon and green policies and practices taken by developed Asian countries, identifies gaps, and examines new opportunities for low-carbon green growth.

  • 30 Sep 2015 | Serials | Asian Development Review

    Asian Development Review: Volume 32, Number 2

    This issue tackles the behavior of investment and output dynamics in explaining growth cycles in India, the importance of small and medium-sized enterprises in Asia, and the rate of return to formal education in Thailand, among other topics.

  • 23 Jul 2015 | Books

    Rebalancing for Sustainable Growth: Asia’s Postcrisis Challenge

    This book describes the challenges facing Asian economies in the post-global financial crisis environment and identifies structural issues and policies that can help guide Asian policymakers in the coming years.

  • 30 Apr 2015 | Books

    Monetary and Financial Cooperation in East Asia: The State of Affairs after the Global and European Crises

    This book presents contributions by scholars from different countries and provide evaluations of the global and eurozone crises and of their relevance for East Asian integration.

  • 31 Mar 2015 | Serials | Asian Development Review

    Asian Development Review: Volume 32, Number 1

    What are the economic, social and policy issues confronting the People's Republic of China as it moves towards a lower but more sustainable and inclusive growth path?

  • 24 Sep 2014 | Serials | Asian Development Review

    Asian Development Review: Volume 31, Number 2

    This issue covers the trade implications of the Trans-Pacific Partnership on Asian countries, global production sharing and wage premiums in Thai manufacturing, and the trade-off between development and security spending in Afghanistan.

  • 31 Mar 2014 | Serials | Asian Development Review

    Asian Development Review: Volume 31, Number 1

    This issue includes an analysis of poverty in India, the effects of foreign investment in Viet Nam, and price differences and inequality in the housing market of the People's Republic of China, among others.

  • 01 Sep 2013 | Serials | Asian Development Review

    Asian Development Review - Volume 30, Number 2

    This issue covers topics on state employment and human capital investments in Viet Nam, foreign firms and indigenous technology in the People's Republic of China, rural household assets and income shocks in Pakistan, among others.

  • 01 Mar 2013 | Serials | Asian Development Review

    Asian Development Review: Volume 30, Number 1

    This revamped issue of the Asian Development Review covers the link between globalization and economic development, the relocation of low-skill manufacturing jobs, overseas direct investment flows, and economic policy reforms.

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