Heterogeneous Effects of Migration on Child Welfare: Empirical Evidence from Viet Nam
Migration of other family members does not affect a child’s decision to attend school directly, but indirectly through an increase in time spent at work.
Financial Literacy in Japan: Determinants and Impacts
Educational level, income, age, and occupational status determine financial literacy.
Determinants and Impacts of Financial Literacy in Cambodia and Viet Nam
In Cambodia and Viet Nam, the more financially literate and educated people are, the more they save.
Costs and Potential Funding of Expanded Public Pension Coverage in Asia
Many Asian economies are facing rapidly aging populations, which will dramatically raise pension and other old-age-related spending.
Fiscal Decentralization and Local Budget Deficits in Viet Nam: An Empirical Analysis
The more dependent on government transfers a province is, the higher the likelihood that it will go into deficit.
Frameworks for Central–Local Government Relations and Fiscal Sustainability
Asian economies must tackle several issues to enable fiscal decentralization that improves citizens’ welfare.
Is There a Size-Induced Market Failure in Skills Training?
Smaller firms train workers less and are less inclined to view an inadequately skilled workforce as a major constraint.
Small Firms, Human Capital, and Productivity in Asia
Hiring more educated workers and providing them with additional training will contribute to improved firm productivity.
Dynamics of Innovation and Internationalization among Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises in Viet Nam
Past internationalization can affect the future process innovation of firms.