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Asian Economic Policy Review (Vol. 6 Issue 2)

Developments in Asian Finance

2011-12/13, Published

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Summary of this issue

 Focuses on a number of important macroeconomic and microeconomic issues for Asian finance, including financial openness and inetgration, historical development of the Chiang Mai Initiative Mutilateralization. Asian sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) which is different from SWFs in other regions, and Islamic banking in Malaysia are also discussed.

Articles in this issue

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Editors’ Overview
 Takatoshi ITO (University of Tokyo)
 Akira KOJIMA (Japan Center for Economic Research)
 Colin MCKENZIE (Keio University)
 Shujiro URATA (Waseda University)

Financial Integration in Emerging Asia: Challenges and Prospects
 Cyn‐Young PARK (Asian Development Bank)
 Jong-Wha Lee (Korea University)

Chiang Mai Initiative Multilateralization: Origin, Development, and Outlook
 Chalongphob Sussangkarn (Thailand Development Research Institute)

Changes in Development Finance in Asia: Trends, Challenges, and Policy Implications
 Toshiro NISHIZAWA (Japan Bank for International Cooperation)

Are Asian Sovereign Wealth Funds Different?
 Edwin M. TRUMAN (Peterson Institute for International Economics)

If the Banks are Doing So Well, Why Can’t I Get a Loan? Regulatory Constraints to Financial Inclusion in Indonesia
 Jay K. ROSENGARD (Harvard University)
 A. PRASETYANTOKO (Atma Jaya Catholic University)

Islamic Banking in Malaysia: Unchartered Waters
 Mohamed ARIFF (International Center for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF))
 Saiful Azhar ROSLY (International Center for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF))

Takatoshi Ito: Professor, University of Tokyo
Akira Kojima: Senior Research Fellow, Japan Center for Economic Research
Shujiro Urata: Professor, Waseda University

Managing Editor
Colin McKenzie: Professor, Keio University and Sciences Po

Associate Editors
Mohamed Ariff (Malaysia): Distinguished Fellow, Malaysian Institute of Economic Research, and Professor, International Center for Education in Islamic Finance
Muhammad Chatib Basri (Indonesia): Senior Lecturer, University of Indonesia
Chia Siow Yue (Singapore): Senior Research Fellow, Singapore Institute of International Affairs
Hal Hill (Australia): Professor, Australian National University
Kazumasa Iwata: President, Japan Center for Economic Research
Jong-Wha Lee (Korea): Professor, Korea University
Marcus Noland (USA): Deputy Director and Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Takashi Shiraishi (Japan): President, National Graduate Institute of Policy Studies and President, Institute of Developping Economies, Japan External Trade Organization (IDE-JETRO)
Chalongphob Sussangkarn (Thailand): Distinguished Fellow, Thailand Development Research Institute
Akihiko Tanaka (Japan): Managing Director, Executive Vice President, University of Tokyo
Yongding Yu (China): Senior Fellow, Institute of World Economics and Politics, and Academician, Chinese Academy of Social Studies