ADB Economics Working Paper Series No. 264
Asia’s Changing Role in World Trade:Prospects for South-South Trade Growthto 2030
Kym Anderson and Anna Strutt
Kym Anderson is Professor in the School of Economics, University of Adelaide; Anna Strutt is Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University of Waikato. This paper was prepared as a background materialfor the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB)
Asian Development Outlook 2011
. The authors are gratefulfor helpful interactions with Benno Ferrarini and Ernesto Valenzuela, and for funding from ADB andthe Australian Research Council. The very useful comments and suggestions from discussants andparticipants at the ADB Forum on South–South Economic Linkages, Manila, 10 February 2011 aregratefully acknowledged, particularly Myrna Austria, Jayant Menon, and Joseph Zveglich Jr. Thanks arealso due to Tom Hertel and Terrie Walmsley for their very helpful modelling suggestions. The authorsaccept responsibility for any errors in the paper.