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The Economic Consequences of the Arms Race: Military Spending is Harmful for Growth
5-July-2017

Military spending might boost business confidence in conflicting countries, but may also lower macroeconomic growth. In recent decades, Asian countries have allocated a huge amount to strengthen defense capacity and enforcement. However, expansion in military expenditure is harmful for economic growth, argue researchers in Malaysia.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
PolyU 80th Anniversary Global Leader Lecture by Professor Hau L. LEE on “Creating IN and OUT Values Through Entrepreneurial Innovations”
28-June-2017

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) invited Professor Hau L. Lee, a leading scholar in global supply chain management, entrepreneurship and innovations in developing economies, and value chain strategies, to speak at the PolyU 80th Anniversary Global Leader Lecture Series on 28 June 2017.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
 
Identifying species from a single caviar egg
30-May-2017

A new tool enables identification of high-end caviar from Beluga sturgeons by analyzing DNA from a single caviar, a development that helps ensure the fair international trade of caviar and contributes to conservation of the species in the wild.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Strengthening the governance of Islamic banks
16-May-2017

Although the Islamic finance industry is growing at a rapid rate, researchers have highlighted areas of governance that must be reformed.

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Contact: Darmarajah Nadarajah Institution: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
 
Nutrition Labelling and the Prepackaged Food Industry in ASEAN
14-May-2017

The issue of regulatory incoherence in nutrition labelling for the prepackaged food industry in ASEAN has been widely recognized. This study, commissioned by Food Industry Asia (FIA, Singapore), investigates the economic impacts of nutritional labelling on the industry to forward specific interventions for regulatory convergence in the region.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
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