The book is the result of a cooperation between the Postgraduate Course of Aichi University in Toyohashi, Japan and the Institute of World Economics and International Management of Bremen University, Germany. Research groups of the two universities on "Schumpeter and Asian Development" work since 1996 on various aspects of Asian Development, and cooperate in conferences, workshops, publications and translations, exchange of professors and students.
This book is the result of a conference that took place in Toyohashi, Japan where the two research groups assessed the situation After the Asian Crisis. By using Schumpeterian and other scientific approaches the two groups came to important conclusions with regard to the impacts of the Asian Crisis on the future of the region. The new book highlights impressively the work of the two research groups on issues of dynamic development and crisis in Asia.