Fung Global Institute

The Fung Global Institute generates and disseminates innovative thinking and business-relevant research on global issues from Asian perspectives. It aims to inform global policy and actions towards a prosperous and sustainable future for all. A rapidly changing, inter-dependent world demands new thinking on global issues to take account of the full implications of Asia’s growing share of the global economy. With this expanded framework of analysis, the Institute provides resources for business leaders as well as policy makers and civil society to develop the perspectives and tools needed to navigate through this era of transformation.

Looking After the Elderly: Asia’s Next Big Challenge

By Arthur Kleinman and Hongtu Chen Editor’s note: Populations across Asia are rapidly ageing. But few countries are prepared for the coming demand for elderly care, say Fung Global Institute Senior Fellow Arthur Kleinman and his Harvard University colleague Hongtu Chen. So far, many Asian societies have relied on families to care for their ageing relatives, but they will soon need to... Continue Reading

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