- Number of Pages : 287
- Publisher : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
- Weight : 480g
- Product Code : 9789812302113
- Dimension : 152 x 229 mm
Myat Thein, Professor and Head of the Economics Department from 1988 to 1995, was also Rector of the Institute of Economics, Yangon from 1995 to 1997. He has carried out numerous field surveys all over Myanmar in connection with various projects sponsored by international organizations, and continues working in his retirement. He has been an ASEAN Research Fellow at ISEAS, Singapore (1998); an international economic consultant for the Asian Development Bank, the United Nations Development Program, the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification, and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime; and a Visiting Research Fellow at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok (2002). Myat Thein has published and edited a number of books on transitional economies, and has written numerous papers and articles in various national and international journals. He has also participated in a number of regional symposiums as a resource person.