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Asian Development Review - Volume 28, Number 2

Publication | December 2011
Asian Development Review - Volume 28, Number 2

This issue has ADB Distinguished Speakers Program on poverty and redistribution in emerging economies, South–South foreign direct investment and development in East Asia, and volatility forecasting in Asian stock markets.

It also discusses topics on remittances and household expenditure patterns in Tajikistan, policy lessons to deepen industrial development in Malaysia, the healthy performance and resilience of Thailand's financial institutions attributed to the financial reforms undertaken after the Asian financial crisis, and the development of intra-industry trade in Europe and East Asia.

About the Asian Development Review

The Asian Development Review is a professional journal for disseminating the results of economic and development research carried out by ADB staff and resource persons. The Review seeks high-quality papers with relevance to policy issues and operational matters done in an empirically-rigorous way. Articles are intended for readership among economists and social scientists in government, private sector, academia, and international organizations.


  • ADB Distinguished Speakers Program: Poverty and Redistribution in Emerging Economies - Sir James Mirrlees
  • South-South FDI and Development in East Asia - Robert E. Lipsey and Fredrik Sjöholm
  • Forecasting Volatility in Asian Stock Markets: Contributions of Local, Regional, and Global Factors - Jianxin Wang
  • Remittances and Household Expenditure Patterns in Tajikistan: A Propensity Score Matching Analysis - Matthieu Clément
  • Industrial Deepening in Malaysia: Policy Lessons for Developing Countries - Tham Siew Yean and Loke Wai Heng
  • The Global Financial Crisis and Resilience of the Thai Banking Sector - Bhanupong Nidhiprabha
  • Does East Asian Integration Keep Up with the European Pattern? Empirical Evidence from Intra-Industry Trade in Europe and East Asia - Yoo-Duk Kang