ADB Books

Books published by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) are based on research that is complete in itself, stretches frontiers, and brings together useful development knowledge. They may include analytical ADB products that are scholarly references or literary publications on a specific subject.


  • Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2018 

    Asian Development Bank (Asian Development Bank, 2018-09-30)
    The Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2018, the 49th edition of this series, includes the latest available economic, financial, social, and environmental indicators for the 48 regional members of the Asian Development Bank. It presents the latest ...
  • Water Financing Partnership Facility: Semiannual Progress Report January to June 2018 

    Aid, Australian; SDC, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation; Netherlands, Kingdom of the; foundation, Bill and Melinda Gates (Asian Development Bank, 2018-09-15)
    Established on 29 November 2006, the Water Financing Partnership Facility (WFPF) aims to provide additional financial and knowledge resources from development partners to support the implementation of Asian Development Bank's (ADB) Water Financing ...
  • Kazakhstan Accelerating Economic Diversification 

    Anderson, Kym; Capannelli, Giovanni; Ginting, Edimon; Taniguchi, Kiyoshi (Asian Development Bank, 2018-08-30)
    Kazakhstan has the potential to become an economic leader in Central Asia. Relying on oil and gas alone, however, will not produce the long-run level of growth needed to meet this potential. Reforms geared to improve the business climate, enhance ...
  • Sustainable Energy Access Planning: A Case Study 

    Asian Development Bank (Asian Development Bank, 2018-08-30)
    Ensuring access to affordable, reliable, and sustainable energy is one of the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations. Sustainable energy access planning (SEAP) plays a vital role when it comes to ensuring energy access for poor households ...

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