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Shadow Education Private Supplementary Tutoring and Its Implications for Policy Makers in Asia
(Asian Development Bank, 2012-05-01)
In all parts of Asia, households devote considerable expenditures to private supplementary tutoring. This tutoring may contribute to students' achievement, but it also maintains and exacerbates social inequalities, diverts resources from other uses, ...
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 Quiet Revolution in Staple Food Value Chains: Enter the Dragon, the Elephant, and the Tiger
(Asian Development BankInternational Food Policy Research Institute, 2012-12-01)
Feeding nine billion people by 2050 is a top priority on the global agenda for sustainable and inclusive development. This task is especially formidable in Asia, where more than two-thirds of the world's poor and malnourished people live. Food prices ...