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Asian Economic Policy Review (Vol. 2 Issue 1)

Ten Years After the Asian Crisis: What Have We Learned or Not Learned?

2007-06/20, Published

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Japan Center for Economic Research (JCER) launched an English journal entitled Asian Economic Policy Review (AEPR) in June 2006. The journal is published twice a year through John Wiley & Sons. Visit the journal website for more information.

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Summary of this issue

 Ten years on from the Asian financial crisis, this issue looked at the lessons learned and the issues still to be resolved. We analyzed the role played by the International Monetary Fund in rescuing the region from crisis, examining evidence from various countries around the region. A series of essays examined how the crisis affected each country differently.

Articles of 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)

Asian Currency Crisis and the International Monetary Fund, 10 Years Later: Overview
 Takatoshi ITO (University of Tokyo)

Regional and Global Responses to the Asian Crisis
 Stephen GRENVILLE (Lowy Institute for International Policy and the Australian National University)

Are Banking Systems in East Asia Stronger?
 Philip TURNER (Bank for International Settlements)

Ten Years After the Financial Crisis in Thailand: What Has Been Learned or Not Learned?
 Chalongphob SUSSANGKARN (Thailand Development Research Institute)
 Pakorn VICHYANOND (Thailand Development Research Institute)

Indonesia After the Asian Crisis
 Hal HILL (Australian National University)
 Takashi SHIRAISHI (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies)

Crisis and Recovery: What We Have Learned from the South Korean Experience?
 Jong‐Wha LEE (Asian Development Bank)
 Changyong RHEE (Seoul National University)

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

Managing Editor
Colin McKenzie: Professor, Keio University

Associate Editors
Mohamed Ariff (Malaysia): Executive Director, Malaysian Institute of Economic Research
Siow Yue Chia (Singapore): Senior Research Fellow, Singapore Institute of International Affairs
Mitsuhiro Fukao (Japan): President, Japan Center for Economic Research
Hal Hill (Australia): Professor, Australian National University
Jong-Wha Lee (Korea): Head, Office of Regional Economic Integration, Asian Development Bank
Marcus Noland (USA): Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Tadashi Shiraishi (Japan): Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
Hadi Soesastro (Indonesia): Executive Director, Centre for Strategic and International Studies
Akihiko Tanaka (Japan): Professor, University of Tokyo
Yongding Yu (China): Director-General and Senior Fellow, Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Associate Editor on leave
Chalongphob Sussangkarn (Thailand): Minister of Finance, (former President, Thailand Development Research Institute)