A Mixed Picture

September 2006
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Sep2006, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p1
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The article reports on the wide disparities in Asia's economic condition. Although Asia has rapidly risen economically, with a business environment rating of 48.6 compared with the 44.5 average in the world's emerging markets, some parts of Asia, particularly in South Asia and South East Asia, are difficult regions in which to do business. The article discusses Asia's performance in the areas of infrastructure, institutions, and market orientation.


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