The Asian Financial Crisis

A Preface to the Post-Cold-War Global Political Economy

Article appearing in Cambridge Review of International Affairs, Volume 16, Issue 1

Presents an overview of the April 2003 issue of the ‘Cambridge Review of International Affairs.’ Collection of papers on the Asian financial crisis of 1997-1998; Inclusion of political-cultural factors; Asian economic crisis as threshold event in modern international affairs; Return to high rates of economic growth.