ADB Economics Working Paper Series No. 174
How Has Asia Fared in the Global Crisis?A Tale o Three Countries: Republic o Korea,Philippines, and Thailand
Hyun H. Son and Emmanuel A. San Andres
Hyun H. Son is Economist and Emmanuel A. San Andres is Economics Ofcer in the Ofce of the Chief Economist, Economics and Research Department. This paper was prepared for a lecture on “Economicsand Employment: Security and Sustainability in the Labor Market” for the 2009 conference of the PhilippineCouncil of Economics Students. The authors would like to thank Nanak Kakwani for invaluable discussionson the paper's methodology.