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Infrastructure for a Seamless Asia
(Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank Institute, 2009-09-01)
In view of Asia's enormous untapped economic potential and the ongoing global economic crisis, the challenge now is to build efficient and seamless connections across Asia and to the rest of the world to foment a more competitive, prosperous, and ...
Regional Integration and Economic Development in South Asia
(Asian Development BankEdward Elgar Publishing, Inc., 2012-06-01)
This highly original book will prove a fascinating read for academics, students and policy-makers across a diverse range of fields including: Asian studies, development, economics and regional and urban studies. South Asian leaders have made it a ...
Legal Empowerment for Women and Disadvantaged Groups: FINAL REPORT
(Asian Development Bank, 2009-01-01)
Legal empowerment is a powerful tool for reducing poverty. It gives people the knowledge, skills, and confidence to participate in development projects. It promotes inclusive growth, which reduces poverty by building people's capacity to improve their ...
The ASEAN Economic Community: A Work in Progress
(Asian Development Bank, 2013-01-01)
"Although the self-imposed deadline for the realization of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) is 2015, it should not be viewed as a hard target. One should not expect 2015 to see ASEAN suddenly transformed, its nature and processes abruptly changed, ...
Trade and Employment in Asia
(Asian Development Bank, 2013-10-01)
This volume investigates the links between employment, trade, and structural transformation. In the context of global rebalancing, accompanied by inevitable changes in trade patterns between Asia and the rest of the world, the volume's chapters analyze ...
Poverty, Health, and Ecosystems: Experience from Asia
(Asian Development Bank, 2008-12-01)
This publication, a joint undertaking of ADB and the International Union for Conservation of Nature, is meant to increase knowledge on the complex relationships between poverty, health, and ecosystems in Asia and the Pacific. For many of the millions ...