TITLE

Travel Log

AUTHOR(S)
Ferguson, Tim
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;2/12/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author focuses on the economic condition of Asia. He states that the weak yen, a result of high construction and low interest rates in Tokyo, Japan, is what is distorting currency and trade flows near and far. He believes subsidized births in Hong Kong is a clarion call for China, which, despite its increasing surpluses and military expenditures, cannot find sufficient funds for social and public services. He claims that India will need productivity to overcome a gathering inflation.
ACCESSION #
24383897

 

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