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Title: Population and the Asian economic miracle 
Author: Mason, Andrew
Date: 1997
Publisher: Honolulu: East-West Center
Abstract: Have slower rates of population growth accelerated economic development in East and Southeast Asia? An international study of six economies in the region points to three important ways in which a decline in childbearing and accompanying improvements in mortality have influenced economic development: through increases in the relative size of the labor force, improvements in education, and higher rates of saving and investment.
Series/Report No.: Asia-Pacific population & policy ; no. 43
Description: For more about the East-West Center, see http://www.eastwestcenter.org/
Pages/Duration: 4 pages
ISSN: 0891-6683
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/3926
LC Subject Headings: East Asia - Population - Economic aspects
East Asia - Economic conditions

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  • Asia-Pacific Population & Policy [69]
    Asia-Pacific Population & Policy is a four-page policy brief, issued quarterly, that summarizes research on population and reproductive health for policymakers and others concerned with the Asia-Pacific region.

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