ADBI Policy Briefs


  • Building Food Security in Asia through International Agreements on Rice Reserves 

    Kim, Kunmin; Plaza, Paula P. (Asian Development Bank Institute, 2018-08-15)
    Through the years, Asian states have forged relationships to achieve food security by establishing emergency food reserves (Briones et al. 2012). These relationships are institutionalized in joint statements, declarations, and agreements of intergovernmental ...
  • Fair Taxation in the Digital Economy 

    Juswanto, Wawan; Simms, Rebecca (Asian Development Bank Institute, 2017-12-30)
    We are living in a technology-driven era in which new developments and innovations are happening at a rate we have never seen before. As technology merges with the economy, we have witnessed the rise of the digital economy, which is growing day by day. ...
  • Efficient Management of State-Owned Enterprises: Challenges and Opportunities 

    Kim, Chul Ju; Ali, Zulfiqar (Asian Development Bank Institute, 2017-12-30)
    State-owned enterprises (SOEs) are classified as those enterprises in which the state exerts significant control through full, majority, or significant minority ownership. This definition includes SHOEs that are owned by the central or federal government ...
  • Introducing the Tax-Kicker Bond: Budget-Neutral Financing of Private Infrastructure by Back-End Participation in Future Tax Revenue Growth 

    Stillman, Grant B. (Asian Development Bank Institute, 2017-08-30)
    This brief shows the spillover effect of how infrastructure can create jobs, industries, and regional wealth. Revenue from property rates, income and business taxes, as well as sales or value-added tax increases along the periphery and adjacent areas ...

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