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Hong Kong
  • Capital: Hong Kong
  • Population: 6898686
  • Size: 1092.0 Km2

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Subjective well- being of Chinese elderly: a comparative analysis among Urban China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan
J. Miao; X. Wu / Population Studies Center, University of Michigan 2016
This paper investigates the relative importance of living arrangement and social participation for the elderly’s subjective well-being (happiness) in three Chinese societies (Hong Kong, urban China and Taiwan) with different leve...
The political dynamics of economic growth
K. Sen / Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre 2012
This survey article is an assessment of what is known about the political determinants of economic growth, i.e. the role of political factors in explaining why some countries’ economies grow faster than others. The paper suggest...
Commodity windfalls, polarization, and net foreign assets: panel data evidence on the voracity effect
R. Arezki; M. Brückner / Economic Research Forum, Egypt 2011
Basic inter-temporal theory of the current account predicts that countries which experience temporary revenue windfalls from international commodity price booms should experience an increase in their net foreign assets. This paper exa...
Exchange rate regimes for post-conflict recovery
I. Elbadawi; R. Soto / Economic Research Forum, Egypt 2013
The economic agenda for post-conflict transition has been dominated by issues of aid effectiveness. This paper argues that the received literature has largely ignored the important issue of what constitutes an optimal exchange rate an...
USCC Economic Issue Brief - RMB Internationalization.pdf
U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission 2014
China is by all measures a global economic power: it is the world’s largest exporter and second-largest importer of goods and services, the largest holder of foreign exchange reserves, and the second-largest economy. Yet ...
Hong Kong - South Africa’s gateway to China
G. Shelton 2012
South Africa has responded to the rise of East Asia by building new commercial links with the region, especially with China. South Africa has sought to build a strategic partnership with the Asian giant in the hope of securing a key p...
Reserve Management in Asia: changing contours and challenges
Research and Information System for Developing Countries 2012
Reserve management assumed centre stage in policymaking in Asia after the massive collateral damage caused during the 1997-98 East Asian financial crisis spreading all over the region. In addition to the after-crisis retreat to policy...
Open and distance learning, blended learning, and administration and management practices in ICTs
UNESCO Bangkok: Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education 2011
This is a research study on the use of ICT for higher education in the Asia and Pacific region. This publication highlights the results from case studies that investigated the use of ICT in three areas: open and distance learning; ble...
Pensions in Asia and the Pacific
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2012
In addition to giving insights on the sustainability of public pensions and the pressures they face with the mounting demographic issues, Pensions at a Glance – Asia/Pacific Edition 2011 aims to enhance interaction between OECD ...
Benefiting from market access opportunities
id21 Development Research Reporting Service 2005
Developing countries cannot achieve sustainable growth and poverty reduction unless they integrate into the world economy. Trade reforms are necessary, but not enough to maximise the potential benefits of trade. Negotiations at the WT...
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