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National Strategies for Regional Integration: South and East Asian Case Studies
(Asian Development Bank, 2009-07-01)
Regional integration is gathering momentum in Asia. This study examines the diverse experience of regional integration of South and East Asian economies during the last two decades and offers lessons for latecomers. The global economic crisis is expected ...
Monetary and Financial Integration in Asia: The Way Ahead
(Asian Development Bank, 2003-12-01)
Since the 1997 Asian financial crisis, East Asia has taken several initiatives to promote regional monetary and financial cooperation to complement efforts at the global level. Going forward, the key issue is how these initiatives for regional monetary ...
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 ...
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 ...
Transforming the Rural Asian Economy: The Unfinished Revolution
(Asian Development BankOxford University Press, 2000-12-01)
This volume, the first in Study of Rural Asia series, narrates the story of a quiet agricultural revolution that started in the countryside but spread to the nonfarm rural economy and subsequently transformed much of rural Asia. It weaves into the story ...
Economic Growth and Environmental Regulation: The People's Republic of China's Path to a Brighter Future
(Asian Development BankRoutledge, 2009-12-01)
The book, a joint publication of ADB and Routledge, examines the role of environmental regulation as a means for solving existing problems and creating better futures in rapidly developing economies. A group of eminent scholars were assembled to ...