An International Conference

Asian Crisis, IV: 
The Recovery and the Rest of the World

National Taiwan University, July 24-25, 2002


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Asian Crisis
WTO and World Trade

Organizing Units: Department of Economics, National Taiwan University
Research Center for International Economics
Supporting Units:

International Studies Program, University of Washington

Faculty of Economics and Center for International Research on the Japanese Economy, University of Tokyo

Program Committee:

Jeff Chien-Fu Lin, National Taiwan University (co-chair)
Kar-yiu Wong, University of Washington (co-chair)
Anil Deolalikar, University of Washington
Chen-Min Hsu, National Taiwan University
Fred Y. K. Kwan, City University of Hong Kong

Chung-Shu Wu, Academia Sinica.

Local Organizing Committee:

Jeff Chien-fu Lin, National Taiwan University (chair)
Nan-Kuang Chen, National Taiwan University
Cliff Huang, Feng Chia University
Chung-Min Kuan, Academia Sinica

Ching-Sheng Mao, National Taiwan University

Jing-Lung Lin, Academia Sinica

This is the fourth one of the conference series on the Asian crisis in the late nineties. (For information about the previous three conferences held in Seattle and Tokyo, please visit Papers that analyze the causes and effects of the crisis, the recent recovery of these countries, and the economic relations between these countries and the rest of the world are most welcome. Papers for presentation can be either theoretical or empirical.

If interested, please send (preferably by e-mail) by February 10, 2002 a draft of your paper (or an extended abstract 300 500  words), together with your name, mailing and e-mail addresses, phone and fax numbers, affiliation and academic position to:

  • for people in Taiwan: Jeff Chien-Fu Lin, Department of Economics, National Taiwan University, 21 Hsu-Chow Road, Taipei, 100, Taiwan, R.O.C. <>

  • for people in other places: Kar-yiu Wong, Department of Economics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195-3330, USA <>.

If a paper is accepted, its final draft for presentation will be due on June 10, 2002.

While participants are encouraged to find their own resources for traveling and accommodation, partial travel subsidies are available to a limited number of participants. If you want to apply for a subsidy, please state the amount requested and the lowest round-trip airfare between your city and Taipei, Taiwan.

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