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Poverty, Inequality, and Inclusive Growth in Asia: Measurement, Policy Issues, and Country Studies (English)
(Asian Development Bank, 2010-05-01)
While Asia's growth record in recent decades is remarkable, it has been marred by rising inequality. Recognizing the potential negative economic, social and political consequences of rising inequality, more and more Asian countries are paying attention ...
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 ...
Ending Asian Deprivations: Compulsions for a Fair, Prosperous and Equitable Asia
(Asian Development BankRoutledge, 2013-08-01)
This book is written by a set of experts who have been working long on reducing various aspects of human deprivations in Asia. It begins with a discussion of the massive dimensions of deprivations that continue to exist in Asia. Although many countries ...
Poverty and Sustainable Development in Asia: Impacts and Responses to the Global Economic Crisis
(Asian Development Bank, 2010-04-01)
On 28-30 September 2009, the Asian Development Bank, the governments of the People's Republic of China and Viet Nam, and the ASEAN Secretariat jointly organized a high-level Asia-wide conference in Ha Noi on the social and environmental impact of the ...
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 ...