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The global economic crisis and educational development : responses and coping strategies in AsiaJournal of Education Policy
Document TypeJournal article
- equity/social justice,
- global economic crisis,
- national responses,
- education policy change
AbstractThis article critically examines how Asian countries have responded to the global economic crisis which started in late 2008, with particular reference to explore what major coping strategies have been adopted by these Asian governments to continue educational development. This comparative study highlights the significant role of the state in support of education, especially when foreign aids for development projects have declined in those developing economies in Asia.
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Citation InformationMok, K. H. (2010). The global economic crisis and educational development: Responses and coping strategies in Asia. Journal of Education Policy, 25(6), 777-784. doi: 10.1080/02680939.2010.510641