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.


  • Pacific Economic Monitor July 2019 

    Asian Development Bank (Asian Development Bank, 2019-07-30)
    The Monitor provides an update of developments in Pacific economies and explores topical policy issues.
  • Solar District Heating in the People’s Republic of China: Status and Development Potential 

    Asian Development Bank (Asian Development Bank, 2019-07-30)
    This publication explores the significant potential of solar district heating to accelerate the integration of renewable energy into heating systems in the People’s Republic of China. This will be important in promoting low-carbon cities and reducing ...
  • The Social Protection Indicator for the Pacific: Assessing Progress 

    Asian Development Bank (Asian Development Bank, 2019-07-15)
    This publication provides updates on Social Protection Indicators of 13 Pacific developing member countries of the Asian Development Bank. It presents an analysis of 2015 data on social protection programs in the countries, particularly the substantial ...
  • Aid for Trade in Asia and the Pacific: Promoting Economic Diversification and Empowerment 

    Organization, World Trade; Aid, Austrailian (Asian Development Bank, 2019-07-04)
    This publication explores how international trade is promoting economic empowerment through the increased participation of women and micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises. It highlights the roles of services and digital connectivity in facilitating ...

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