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New From CFR: Joshua Kurlantzick on ASEAN Economic Growth

by Development Channel Staff
March 1, 2013

Myanmar pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi gives a speech at the ASEAN 100 Leadership Forum 2012 at Sedona Hotel in Yangon on December 6, 2012 (Courtesy Reuters). Myanmar pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi gives a speech at the ASEAN 100 Leadership Forum 2012 at Sedona Hotel in Yangon on December 6, 2012 (Courtesy Reuters).

This week on CFR’s Asia Unbound blog, CFR fellow Joshua Kurlantzick analyzes a new article from the Asia Sentinel about ASEAN countries’ exceptional economic growth. As he writes:

…ASEAN is benefiting from China’s changing demographics, the result of the “one child” policy, as well as the beneficial demographics in ASEAN nations like Indonesia, which have large working-age populations today and small elderly populations.

You can read the full post here.

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