How Emerging Asian Markets pick up the global slack?

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Past performance does not guarantee future results. The Asian countries in the MCSI Emerging Markets Index returned 1.8 percent as a group in 2013, with the following breakdown by country: China (+3 percent), Hong Kong (+1 percent), India (-3 percent), Indonesia (-24 percent), Malaysia (+8 percent), the Philippines (-6 percent), South Korea (+2 percent), Taiwan (+10 percent) and Thailand (+10 percent).