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The Management of Capital Flows and Financial Vulnerability in Asia 1

Yılmaz Akyüz

in Time for a Visible Hand: Lessons from the 2008 World Financial Crisis

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199578801
eISBN:
9780191723285
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199578801.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Financial Economics

The author deals with the management of capital flows and financial vulnerability in Asia by focusing on the crisis and developing countries. There is a growing consensus that vulnerability of ... More


Introduction and Overview

Masahiro Kawai, Mario B. Lamberte, and Yung Chul Park

in The Global Financial Crisis and Asia: Implications and Challenges

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660957
eISBN:
9780191748981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660957.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, South and East Asia

This chapter discusses the motivation of this book and provides an overview of the issues. Section 1.2 reviews the background of the recent global financial and economic crisis, including the ... More


Water Flows Downward: Hong Kong as a Gateway to Asia

Yoshiko Nakano

in Where There Are Asians, There Are Rice Cookers: How “National” Went Global via Hong Kong

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028085
eISBN:
9789882207684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028085.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter examines Hong Kong's growing importance in Matsushita's plans for market expansion during the 1960s: as a showcase for National appliances; a test market for new export items, including ... More


Recessions and Recoveries in Asia: What Can the Past Teach Us about the Present

Souvik Gupta and Jacques Miniane

in The Global Financial Crisis and Asia: Implications and Challenges

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660957
eISBN:
9780191748981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660957.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, South and East Asia

This chapter examines past recessions and recoveries in Asia in order to shed light on these issues. Key findings suggest that recoveries in Asia have typically been weak because they were driven by ... More


Misaligned Incentives and Mortgage Lending in Asia

Richard Green, Roberto S. Mariano, Andrey Pavlov, and Susan Wachter

in Financial Sector Development in the Pacific Rim

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386843
eISBN:
9780226386867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226386867.003.0015
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter provides a conceptual basis for the price discovery potential for tradable market instruments and specifically the development of mortgage securitization in Asia. It argues that ... More


Company India: Private Empire Building

Timothy H. Parsons

in The Rule of Empires: Those Who Built Them, Those Who Endured Them, and Why They Always Fall

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199931156
eISBN:
9780190254698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199931156.003.0005
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History

This chapter examines the history of the British East India Company. It discusses the Battle of Plassey in 1757 which marked the start of direct British rule in eastern India and the East India ... More


Back to the Future: Mapping Workers across the Global South

Mary E. Frederickson

in Looking South: Race, Gender, and the Transformation of Labor from Reconstruction to Globalization

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813036038
eISBN:
9780813038469
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036038.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The final chapter of this book begins with a visit to a weave room in Uzbekistan filled with cast-iron looms from the Carolina textile plants of the 1920s. The story of how these looms ended up in ... More


Singapore

Christopher M. Bruner

in Re-Imagining Offshore Finance: Market-Dominant Small Jurisdictions in a Globalizing Financial World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190466879
eISBN:
9780190466909
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190466879.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Comparative Law

This chapter examines Singapore, a sovereign “city-state” in Southeast Asia that has undergone a remarkable economic transformation since attaining sovereignty in the mid-1960s. Though small and ... More


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