Essays Tagged: "asian financial crisis"

The "Asian financial crisis", did not solely affect the countries of Asia but also had an impact on other world economies including the United States.

The "Asian financial crisis", did not solely affect the countries of Asia but also had an impact on other ... that occurred on the U.S. Steel Industry as well as predictions of long run effects in the future."Asian financial crisis" started in July 1997, when speculators and Thai residents were trying to sel ... on in Thai postwar history. Once the crisis hit Thailand, the prices for exports fell causing other Asian currencies to be devalued as well. In particular, Indonesia's currency, the rupiah came under ...

(9 pages) 378 2 3.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Economic History : Asian Financial Crisis

Reasons for the Asian Financial CrisisThere have been many discussions and debates involving the reasons behind the ... es, stock markets, and asset prices have all collapsed. The countries that are included in the East Asian crisis, known as the "Tiger" economies, are Hong Kong, Indonesia, South Korea, Malaysia, the P ... ic and financial policies with the anchor country '. Such harmonisation could never be achieved.The Asian economies relied on the stability of the US (United States of America). Such stability was per ...

(8 pages) 346 1 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

The inflation of Macau

e, measured by the consumer price index, rose faster at an average rate of 7.8%. In the wake of the Asian financial crisis in October 1997, which sent most Asian Pacific countries into recession, hit ... re stable because the cost and competition were reduced. (Example is the "dot.com" business)ØAsian financial crisisThe turmoil of Asian financial crisis had significant effects on the economy. ...

(4 pages) 57 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Malaysian economy

d 2002. The analysis will be divided into two eras, pre (from 1993 to 1996) and post (1997 to 2002) Asian Financial Crisis. I will also examine and analyse the government polices implemented during th ... rces; Gross Domestic Product (GDP), National Accounts from the Central Bank (Bank Negara Malaysia), Asian Development Bank and other statistics i.e. Inflation and Unemployment rates from the Malaysian ...

(14 pages) 149 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

China's Latent Economic Crisis and Potential Risks

concern that further development might be accompanied by potential risks.Before the breakout of the Asian financial crisis, Western scholars La Roche and EIR issued an alert. La Roche's analysis is ba ... an economic crisis will occur. It seems that among the variety of methods employed in analyzing the Asian financial crisis, the one used by La Roche and EIR has been relatively effective. Therefore, i ...

(22 pages) 389 3 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

How and why do you think that corporate governance and the principles of transparency have moved up the public agenda?

Corporate governance gained immense importance subsequent to the Asian financial crisis in mid-1997. Companies that used existing resources in an inefficient way and ... ll economic performance that they have begun to be the accepted norm throughout the world since the Asian crisis. The recent spate of US corporate failures and breakdowns in truthful accounting has un ...

(1 pages) 108 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Asia: After SARS; China

mouthpiece, the People's Daily, said the epidemic had posed a greater threat to China than both the Asian financial crisis of 1997 and the widespread flooding of the following year. But the economic i ...

(3 pages) 52 2 3.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Internationalizations opportunities - Financial Services sector in China

ervices also provide the most exciting foreign business opportunities in China. However, the recent Asian financial crisis illuminates the problems in China's state-run enterprises and an ill-function ... of their workforce. East Asia has now emerged as a major economic region.For the last 30 years East Asian economies have grown more than twice as fast as the average of rate for the rest of the world. ...

(11 pages) 194 0 3.7 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Marketing Mangement: Insead; One School, Two Campuses going to Asia.

LEARNING ISSUE:1.What is the effect of Asian financial crisis in mid-1997?The Asian financial crisis involves four basic problems or issues ... that has caused the value of currencies and equities in Thailand, Indonesia, South Korea and other Asian countries to fall dramatically, (2) inadequately developed financial sectors and mechanisms fo ... (2) inadequately developed financial sectors and mechanisms for allocating capital in the troubled Asian economies, (3) effects of the crisis on both the United States and the world, and (4) the role ...

(22 pages) 137 0 4.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Early Warning System.

in markets of emerging countries. In the system Edison developed, it showed that months before the Asian financial crisis, the Asian countries already exhibited signs of vulnerability. This result th ...

(3 pages) 33 0 3.8 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Causes of the Asian Financial Crisis

Introduction:There appears to be many theories and proclaimed reasons for the Asian financial crisis, which I guess is to be expected in a topic which is predominately to do with ... e theories, I will take a view of what I can see as a creditable and logical explanation of why the Asian financial crisis occurred.Leading up to the Asian Financial Crisis, the Asian region accounted ... ut half of all developing countries capital inflow. With the high interest rates that the Southeast Asian economies were offering, many foreign investors were attracted to the region with the opportun ...

(5 pages) 171 0 4.5 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Avon Financial Crisis

e of many international companies whose profits have suffered due to the weak currency exchange.The Asian financial crisis was a financial crisis that started in July 1997 in Thailand, and affected cu ... in July 1997 in Thailand, and affected currencies, stock markets, and other asset prices of several Asian countries. It is also commonly referred to as the Asian currency crisis or as the IMF crisis. ...

(3 pages) 64 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Clothing, Footwear and Cosmetics

Impact of the Asian Financial Crisis on Singapore

1.0 Introduction1.1 Asian Financial CrisisUntil 1996, many developing countries, especially the Southeast Asian countrie ... adoption of fixed exchange rate system, these economies were vulnerable to speculative attacks.The Asian Financial Crisis (AFC) started from Thailand, whereby the property and share market started de ... d extent of the crisis in its country. Thus, Singapore experienced less depreciation than the other Asian countries that fought to prevent their currencies from falling in value.2.3 Choice of exchange ...

(7 pages) 84 0 3.7 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Vietnam's agriculture

Malaysia; about 68% as opposed to 51%, 57% and 14% respectively . When Vietnam was affected by the Asian Financial Crisis in 1998 and 1999, where the GDP dropped drastically to 5.77% and 4.77% respec ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.8 Apr/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Country Risk Analysis-China

ervices also provide the most exciting foreign business opportunities in China. However, the recent Asian financial crisis illuminates the problems in China's state-run enterprises and an ill-function ...

(11 pages) 344 0 4.9 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

The Effect in Hong Kong's Economy After the Asian Financial Crisis

I. IntroductionThe financial crisis in the Asian economies in 1997 has created tremendous interests in the economic point of view. This report ... Hong Kong in 1997-98, which has some very special features among the economies in the region.In the Asian Financial Crisis, the economy in Hong Kong did not sufferer from any banking or currency crisi ... the economy is expected to enter one of the most severe recessions in the post-war period after the Asian Financial Crisis.Section 2 in this paper will offer background information of the Linked Excha ...

(11 pages) 61 0 3.1 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

ECONOMIC ANNALYSIS OF RUSSIAN FEDERATION A decade after the collapse

erning business relations and an arbitration court for resolving economic disputes. In 1998, as the Asian financial crisis spread its contagion through the developing world and oil prices dropped shar ...

(3 pages) 378 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Globalization: Pros and Corns

of events that provided strong arguments to feel skeptic or uncomfortable about globalization.East Asian Financial Crisis marks the period of great economic turbulence in Thailand and South Korea whi ...

(5 pages) 67 0 0.0 May/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

European Currency Crisis

is is forecasted to impact European banks3, which could destabilize the currency in the region.1997 Asian Financial Crisis:Soros did not play a part in this crisis, though many Asian leaders accused h ... r ASEAN. As such, being that Soro’s foundation was against the entry of Burma into ASEAN, some Asian leaders attributed mass speculation to be attributed to a Soros currency attack. They believed ...

(2 pages) 417 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Background of Asian financial Crisis

Chapter 1Introduction31.1The background of Asian financial crisis4Chapter 2Literature Review9Chapter 3Research Methods123.1Limitations13Chapter ... e topics, and I am very little understanding of the financial crisis, I want to know more about the Asian financial crisis in 1997. Also it is relative with my subject; these topics are full of challe ... ms of this report are through the research and a lot of information to understand the causes of the Asian financial crisis, the phenomena in the financial crisis, and how to avoid or solve it. Secondl ...

(23 pages) 71 0 3.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History