An International Conference
The Asian Crisis, II

January 4 - 5, 2000, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.

This is a sequel to a previous conference on the Asian crisis held in Seattle, Washington, U. S. A. on December 29-30, 1998.

Both theoretical and empirical papers will be considered. Some possible topics for this conference are: the economic causes and effects of the current crisis; the economics of crisis with special applications to these countries; the relationship between Asian growth and the crisis; the roles of and impacts on foreign trade, currency and macro-management, resource allocation, and policies of these countries.

Please check the Asian crisis home page for information about the crisis, including country reports, chronology, reference lists of economics papers on Asian growth and the crisis, a survey on currency crises and capital control, and some statistical data. Check also a paper on housing market bubbles and currency crisis.

If interested, please submit an approximately 500-word abstract and a cover letter with your name, affiliation, academic position, address, phone and fax numbers, and e-mail address by June 30, 1999 to Kar-yiu Wong, Department of Economics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195-3330, U. S. A. [Submission by e-mail is possible: <>] If accepted, a completed paper is due on October 30, 1999.

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please contact Haideh Salehi-Esfahani

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