Asian Economic Journal

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Editor: Eric Ramstetter. Managing Editors: Kiyotaka Sato, Julan Du, Soyoung Kim, Shandre M. Thangavelu

Impact Factor: 0.263

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 283/332 (Economics)

Online ISSN: 1467-8381

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The Asian Economic Journal provides detailed coverage of a wide range of topics in economics relating to East Asia, including investigation of current research, international comparisons and country studies. It is a forum for debate amongst theorists, practitioners and researchers and publishes high-quality theoretical, empirical and policy-oriented contributions.

The Asian Economic Journal facilitates the exchange of information among researchers on a worldwide basis and offers a unique opportunity for economists to keep abreast of research on economics pertaining to East Asia.

The Asian Economic Journal is published on behalf of the East Asian Economic Association.

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Asian Economic Journal special issue on natural disasters in Asia

Asia is a highly disaster-prone region. What are the economic and social costs of such natural disasters? Is foreign disaster aid effective in assisting countries in their recovery from natural disasters? What are the effects of natural disasters on global production in general, and on international supply chains?

In light of recent disasters in Japan, Thailand, Indonesia and elsewhere, these questions are of great importance to academics, as well as policy-makers and businesspeople. Find the answers in this special issue from the Asian Economic Journal:

Natural Disasters and Asia: Introduction
Shigeyuki Abe and Shandre M. Thangavelu

Japan's Post-Disaster Economic Reconstruction: From Kobe to Tohoku
Toshihiko Hayashi

Indian Ocean Tsunami: Disaster, Generosity and Recovery
Prema-chandra Athukorala

Livelihood Recovery after Natural Disasters and the Role of Aid: The Case of the 2006 Yogyakarta Earthquake
Budy P. Resosudarmo, Catur Sugiyanto and Ari Kuncoro

How did the Japanese Exports Respond to Two Crises in the International Production Networks? The Global Financial Crisis and the Great East Japan Earthquake
Mitsuyo Ando and Fukunari Kimura

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