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Asia 2050: Realizing the Asian Century (Executive Summary)
(Asian Development Bank, 2011-08-01)
An additional 3 billion Asians could enjoy living standards similar to those in Europe today, and the region could account for over half of global output by the middle of this century, says this ADB report. This potentially promising future for the ...
Economics of Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions in South Asia: Options and Costs
(Asian Development Bank, 2013-03-01)
What can governments do to influence the development of clean energy technologies and move toward low-carbon growth in the South Asian states of Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, and Sri Lanka? South Asia is considered vulnerable to the impacts 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 ...
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 ...
Responding to Financial Crisis: Lessons from Asia Then, the United States and Europe Now
(Asian Development BankPeterson Institute for international Economics, 2013-10-05)
The Asian financial crisis of 1997–98 was devastating for the region, but policymakers at least believed that they gained a great deal of knowledge on how to prevent, mitigate, and resolve crises in the future. Fifteen years later, the Asian developing ...