Under Threat

In recent years, growth rates in the so-called ‘Tiger economies’ of Southeast Asia have been above average not only for developing countries but world as a whole. Yet they fall short economic experienced during 1975 95. The underlying worry policy makers is that decrease presages beginning downward trend, has sharpened by global recession. But are Tiger economies under threat? And if so, what causes and how can be addressed? This book employs comparative analysis Asian economies, centered on Malaysia, to tackle these questions. findings presented will particular interest makers, academics, business people, researchers.

Franny is close to her parents, adores horse and head over heels in love with girlfriend, Leah. But Franny’s parents are abortion providers at the local hospital, an anonymous stranger prepared do whatever it takes stop them. A who phones all hours. Who knows where they live. name. When Leah’s older brother, Jake, refers as baby killers, starts wonder if perhaps threats aren’t coming from a all. If she tells police about suspicions, could lose girlfriend. doesn’t—and she’s right—she parents.