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The People’s Republic of China’s Long-Run Growth through the Lens of the Export-Led Growth Model
(Asian Development Bank, 2018-08-30)
The People’s Republic of China’s (PRC) remarkable growth performance over the last 3 decades has been associated to very robust export growth, so much so that many refer to it as a clear example of export-led growth (ELG). Using the concept of the ...
Export or Domestic-Led Growth in Asia?
(Asian Development Bank, 2005-05-01)
In recent years, some developing Asian countries claim to have started shifting emphasis from export-led to domestic-demand-led growth policies with a view to achieving a more balanced growth strategy. This paper evaluates empirically how far this shift ...
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.
The People’s Republic of China's Potential Growth Rate: The Long-Run Constraints
(Asian Development Bank, 2014-11-15)
We estimate the People’s Republic of China’s (PRC’s) potential growth rate in 2012 at 8.7% and at 9.2% for the average of 2008–2012, about the same as the average actual growth rate for this period. This rate is the natural growth rate, that is, the ...
Is Employment Globalizing?
(Asian Development Bank, 2018-09-15)
We investigate the claim that national labor markets have become more globally interconnected in recent decades. We do so by deriving estimates over time of three different notions of interconnection: (i) the share of labor demand that is export induced ...