The economic landscape of Asia has transformed in the past two decades. Regional economies are linked, and have achieved prosperity. The region must now look to the future. This book explores issues in Asia's long-term development, identifying conditions for sustained growth and income convergence.
FAN ZHAI is an Economist with the Macroeconomics and Finance Research Division of the Economics and Research Department of the Asian Development Bank. He works on general equilibrium modelling and its applications to long-term economic planning and trade policy analysis. He was Research Fellow at the Development Research Center of the State Council of the PRC in 1997-2000 and Deputy Director of the Ministry of Finance of the PRC in 2000-2003.