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.


  • Application of Information and Communication Technology for Agriculture in the People’s Republic of China 

    Institute, International Food Policy Research; Policy, China Center for Agricultural (Asian Development Bank, 2019-11-30)
    This report presents the findings of an assessment on the use of information and communication technology (ICT) to improve food production and distribution in the People’s Republic of China. The analysis focuses on e-commerce in rural areas of the ...
  • CAREC Corridor Performance Measurement and Monitoring: Annual Report 2018 

    Cooperation, Central Asia Regional Economic (Asian Development Bank, 2019-11-30)
    Using data from real-time road and rail cargo shipments, the Corridor Performance Measurement and Monitoring (CPMM) mechanism assesses the efficiency of the six Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) transport corridors that link CAREC ...
  • Training Facility Norms and Standard Equipment Lists: Volume 2—Mechatronics Technology 

    Chong, Fook Yen; Tay, Raymond (Asian Development Bank, 2019-11-30)
    This publication aims to support good practice in establishing facilities for mechatronics technology training programs. It covers equipment specifications aligned with current industry standards. This volume is the second of four technical specification ...
  • Asian Economic Integration Report 2019/2020: Demographic Change, Productivity, and the Role of Technology 

    Asian Development Bank (Asian Development Bank, 2019-11-30)
    The Asian Economic Integration Report is an annual review of economic cooperation and integration that covers the 49 members of ADB in Asia and the Pacific. It documents progress made in trade and global value chains, cross-border investment, financial ...

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