Browse by Author "Racelis, Mary"

  • Social Consequences of the Financial Crisis in Asia 

    Knowles, James C.; Pernia, Ernesto M.; Racelis, Mary (Asian Development Bank, 1999-11-15)
    This paper assesses the social impact of the Asian financial crisis, drawing on the results of studies in six countries, namely, Indonesia, Republic of Korea, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Philippines, and Thailand. The impacts appear to ...
  • Social Consequences of the Financial Crisis in Asia: The Deeper Crisis 

    Knowles, James C.; Pernia, Ernesto M.; Racelis, Mary (Asian Development Bank, 1999-07-15)
    The Asian financial crisis has quickly led to marked contrac¬tions in gross domestic product (GDP) and employment in the affected economies. GDP shrinkages in 1998 ranged from nearly 14 percent in Indonesia to 0.5 percent in the Philippines. In turn, ...