1. Books

Books are substantial publications that deal with broad thematic topics or issues of current interest and provide specific analytical information with content based on statistics, research, or technical work. Books can also be a compendium of research reports on core subjects or development issues.


  • Tackling the COVID-19 youth employment crisis in Asia and the Pacific 

    International Labour Organization (Asian Development Bank, 2020-08-16)
    The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has triggered a massive disruption of labour markets that has had disproportionate impacts on youth employment. Through lockdowns and travel restrictions, demand has slumped and many businesses have been ...
  • Azerbaijan Moving Toward More Diversified, Resilient, and Inclusive Development 

    Hampel-Milagrosa, Aimee; Haydarov, Aziz; Anderson, Kym; Sibal, Jasmin; Ginting, Edimon (Asian Development Bank, 2020-08-06)
    Azerbaijan has set the course for the economy to reduce its dependence on oil by promoting new drivers of growth. By 2025, under the government’s Strategic Roads Maps, a more diversified economy should take shape led by three sectors: agriculture, ...
  • Reforms, Opportunities, and Challenges for State-Owned Enterprises 

    Ginting, Edimon; Naqvi, Kaukab (Asian Development Bank, 2020-07-30)
    State-owned enterprises (SOEs) play significant roles in developing economies in Asia and SOE performance remains crucial for economy-wide productivity and growth. This book looks at SOEs in Azerbaijan, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, the People’s Republic of ...
  • The Covid-19 Impact on Philippine Business: Key Findings from the Enterprise Survey 

    Asian Development Bank (Asian Development Bank, 2020-07-30)
    The Asian Development Bank conducted a Philippine enterprise survey during April and May 2020 to gauge the impact of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on the business community. This report provides a rich set of initial facts and ideas for the ...

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