Browse by Author "Habito, Cielito F."

  • An Agenda for High and Inclusive Growth in the Philippines 

    Habito, Cielito F. (Asian Development Bank, 2010-12-01)
    While Asia has seen faster poverty reduction accompanying rapid economic growth compared with the rest of the world, the Philippine experience has been a glaring exception, as growth has generally been slower and poverty has actually risen even with ...
  • Patterns of Inclusive Growth in Developing Asia: Insights from an Enhanced Growth-Poverty Elasticity Analysis 

    Habito, Cielito F. (Asian Development Bank, 2009-08-15)
    The primary objective of this research is to identify key factors that explain the observed wide variation in patterns of inclusiveness of economic growth—defined here as gross domestic product (GDP) growth that leads to significant poverty reduction—in ...