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1. China's foreign investment
... Chinese investors balk at the political and regulatory barriers to their investments in Western countries, the experience of Libya and other developing countries has shown that they may have underestimated ...
... and developing countries -- which were very weakly integrated, even if Korea, Taiwan, Singapore and Hong Kong had already started their dramatic rise. And when my mother visited West Berlin in 1988, ...
3. Japan in the Asian Century
(Panorama/Globalization winners)
... in a high middle income trap, unable to reach development levels of completely developed nations such as the United States. Further, developing nations, such as China, are rapidly growing and changing, ...
4. Living on $2 a day
(Panorama/Globalization winners)
If you are living on more than $2 a day in a developing country, you are not living in poverty according to the World Bank.  Indeed, you are a lot better off than those poor people who live on less than ...
5. Microfinance today
... that sometimes the power of profit can outweigh good intentions. Microfinance is not limited to developing nations, and Muhammad Yunis has stated that even developed countries can benefit from it. One ...
6. Economic growth prospects in Asia
(Panorama/Globalization winners)
Developing Asia has been sailing through the global economic crises these past few years.  But what do the region's longer term economic prospects look like?  In a recent working paper, the Asian Development ...
7. Human capital in Asia
... to 11.0), while developing countries (including emerging Asia) generally added 3.7 years (from 3.4 to 7.1). Emerging Asia’s strong progress is due mainly to a big leap in average years of primary and ...
8. Asia's information society
... in the region in 2010. More generally, the spread of mobile networks in developing countries remains buoyant, with 20 per cent growth in mobile subscriptions over the past year and no signs of a slowdown.  ...
9. Understanding the Rise of China -- Martin Jacques
(Panorama/Globalization winners)
... rival the US.  This is a unique situation as we have not had for 200 years a developing country as the world's dominant country.  Moreover, Westerners assume that modernization means westernization -- ...
10. Asia's low quality jobs
... makes our iPhones and iPads, need to improve the quality of their jobs. The proportion of developing Asia's population living on or below the $1.25-a-day poverty line fell from 51.8% in 1990 to 20.8% ...
11. Natural disasters in Asia
... that warnings reach individuals; developing flexible systems ranging from global monitoring, regional, and national preparation to local emergency action; and customizing wording of warnings and methods ...
12. Asia's rising inequality
... for about 82% of developing Asia's population experienced rising inequality of per capita expenditure or income, as measured by the Gini coefficient.  Importantly, this is a case of everyone doing better, ...
13. Clinton on democracy in Asia
(Panorama/Governing globalization)
... to wealthy countries, that developing economies need to put economic growth first and worry about democracy later. Now Asia does have several examples of countries that have achieved initial economic successes ...
14. Sen on development on youtube
... human lives, or in other terms removing "unfreedoms" -- these deprivations or unfreedoms can be economic, social, environmental and political in nature. The key to removing these deprivations is developing ...
15. Living on $2 a day
If you are living on more than $2 a day in a developing country, you are not living in poverty according to the World Bank.  Indeed, you are a lot better off than those poor people who live on less than ...
16. Views of Asia's next generation
... Bangladeshi children with key nutrients otherwise missing from their diets. (iii) Demographics Asia faces two extreme demographic futures.  First, developing countries like India, Indonesia, Pakistan ...
17. China: is “state capitalism” in crisis?
(Panorama/Globalization winners)
... fruits at home, but it is also gaining ground abroad, with the risk of becoming an example for other developing nations - therefore greatly harming the attractiveness of the Western capitalism model. From ...
... more often denied credit, and endure social restrictions that limit their chances for advancement.  In some developing countries women still can cannot vote, own property or venture outside the home without ...
19. China's reform challenges
(Panorama/Globalization winners)
... shocks. (iii) Interregional competition.  China built on its strong local governments at various levels by allowing them to compete in attracting investment, developing infrastructure, and improving ...
20. Asia's uneven development
... by developed countries to be good development partners.  The concern at the time was that, while globalization was a very positive force, too many people in developing countries were being bypassed by ...
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