This is a feature from the New York Times discussing the falling numbers in international schools throughout Asia. This is directly linked to the struggling economic times.
However, the industry is saying that they are not overly worried as this lull may be just what it needs to ensure its growth and success one the world economic climate improves.
Many of the top schools throughout Asia are oversubscribed and the dwindling numbers will get them back on track and cut waiting lists in half.
Read the full article: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/07/business/global/07asiaschools.html?_r=1&scp=1&sq=expat%20business&st=cse