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Why Has the Philippines’ Growth Performance Improved? From Disappointment to Promising Success
(Asian Development Bank, 2018-04-15)
This paper analyzes why the Philippines’ growth performance has improved significantly in recent years. As in the medium to long term actual growth adjusts to potential, we posit that the reason behind this improvement is that the country’s potential ...
An Analysis of the Philippine Business Process Outsourcing Industry
(Asian Development Bank, 2007-03-01)
"Nedelyn Magtibay-Ramos, Gemma Estrada, and Jesus Felipe provide an analysis of the business process outsourcing (BPO) industry in the Philippines. The paper provides a profile of the BPO sector; makes comparisons with other large BPO providers; and ...
Benchmarking Developing Asia's Manufacturing Sector
(Asian Development Bank, 2007-09-01)
This paper documents the transformation of developing Asia’s manufacturing sector during the last three decades and benchmarks its share in GDP with respect to the international regression line by estimating a logistic regression.
Sectoral Engines of Growth in Developing Asia: Stylized Facts and Implications
(Asian Development Bank, 2007-11-01)
This paper provides an analysis of developing Asia’s growth experience from the point of view of its structural transformation during the last three decades. The most salient feature of this transformation has been the significant decrease in the share ...