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  • Building Smart Cities in India: Allahabad, Ajmer and Visakhapatnam 

    Ravi, Shamika; Tomer, Adie; Bhatia, Ankit; Kane, Joseph (Brookings India, 2016-8-30)
    In this study, we describe several of the fundamental pillars that define smart cities in India, using Ajmer, Allahabad, and Visakhapatnam (Vizag) as examples. First, we establish additional context behind these efforts and provide a critical appraisal ...
  • Infrastructure for Asian Connectivity 

    Bhattacharyay, Biswa Nath; Kawai, Masahiro; Nag, Rajat M. (Asian Development Bank Institute and Asian Development BankEdward Elgar Publishing, 2012-12-01)
    This book addresses the prospects and challenges concerning both soft and hard infrastructure development in Asia and provides a framework for achieving Asian connectivity through regional infrastructure cooperation towards a seamless Asia. This book ...
  • Initial Review of the Greater Mekong Subregion Transport Sector Strategy 2006-2015 

    Asian Development Bank (Asian Development Bank, 2015-01-15)
    In May 2006, the Asian Development Bank published the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Transport Sector Strategy Study 2006–2015 (TSS), which proposed broad goals and strategies for GMS transport development as well as a pipeline of transport investment ...
  • The Impacts of Infrastructure in Development: A Selective Survey 

    Sawada, Yasuyuki (Asian Development Bank, 2015-01-15)
    Development economists have considered physical infrastructure to be a precondition for industrialization and economic development. Yet, two issues remain to be addressed in the literature. First, while proper identification of the causal effectiveness ...
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