Thailand’s spiral

Sad, brief economic history: "One of the reasons Thailand has failed to flourish as once predicted is that its growth was built on weaker foundations than supp...

The facts on flu

Most pandemics just aren't what they're cracked up to be. Sandy Szwarc has published a fascinating dissection of the panic over Mexican 'swine' flu. She points...

ADB’s Not-So-Capital Idea

"Why give the development bank more money?" Extract from Wall St Journal (Asia) The WSJ argues the Asian Development Bank doesn't need a massive re-capitalizat...