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Excerpt: ADB's Jong-Wha Lee on the role of government stimulus on domestic investment. (1 min., 51 sec.)
ADB Economist: 'Asia Will Lead Global Recovery'
The Asian Development Bank's chief economist discusses the forecast for the regional economy. more
Anchee Min at Asia Society New York on April 23, 2010.
A Pearl S. Buck for the Chinese
Author Anchee Min on the life of Pearl Buck, whose novels portrayed China to generations of Westerners. more
Speaking at Asia Society New York on Apr. 26, 2010, Albert Keidel and Nicholas R. Lardy offer contrasting views on exchange rates. (4 min., 11 sec.)
China's Currency Debate
Experts differ on whether China’s currency valuation undermines the global economy. more
Speaking in New York on Apr. 17, Pico Iyer suggests several kinds of spiritual journeying are valid in the early 21st century. (1 min., 22 sec.)
Pilgrimage: Then and Now
A day-long symposium explores the timeless appeal of spiritual journeys across cultures and centuries. more

Why Should Americans Know About Kashmir?

Basharat Peer tells Pankaj Mishra why the conflict in Kashmir should be a concern for the US and the rest of the world. more
Basharat Peer tells Pankaj Mishra why the Kashmir conflict should be a concern for the US and the rest of the world. (5 min., 11 sec.)
Kashmir: 'A Corner of Hell'
Kashmiri journalist Basharat Peer takes a personal look at South Asia's most intractable conflict. more
Excerpt: Ambassador Nicholas Platt shares his footage of the American arrival in China in 1972. (5 min., 5 sec.)
China 1972
Ambassador Nicholas Platt discusses his personal memoir describing Nixon's historic visit to China in 1972. more
Highlights of Pema Tseden's talk at the Asia Society in New York on Apr. 10, 2010. (10 min., 46 sec.)
Pema Tseden: Tibetan Films for Tibetan People
A director finds inspiration in traditional Tibetan aesthetics. more
An elegant dinner at Guastavino's, overseen by Chef Michael Bao Huynh, was one highlight of the evening. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)
For AsiaWeek, A Dynamic Kickoff
Vivienne Tam, BD Wong, and John Liu were just a few of the illustrious attendees at Asia Society New York's spring gala. more
Quiet in the Land founder France Morin explains how she came to choose Luang Prabang as the site of her project. (1 min., 29 sec.)
Partners in Pilgrimage and Process
How a group of global artists joined with the locals to create art and community in Laos. more