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The evolution of high-speed rail has made contributions to the entire transportation system and shown significant potential to promote…

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Asian Development Bank Institute

Goo, Timothy|Wee, Veronica|Nguyen, Nghia|Seetharam, K. E.

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29 Sep 2023

This brief examines the progress of development partners and governments in international commitments to use country governance systems…

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Asian Development Bank

Syquia, Jose Luis

The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted the complexities and challenges associated with the development, production, and distribution of…

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Asian Development Bank Institute

Chanda, Rupa, Gupta, Pralok , Helble, Matthias

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06 Sep 2023

This publication analyzes the evolution of Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC) in Asia and the Pacific, assesses their potential…

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30 Aug 2023

In a large and archipelagic country like Indonesia, foreign direct investment spillover is realized at the local level but not at the…

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Asian Development Bank Institute

Urata, Shujiro|Baek, Youngmin

Indonesia

28 Aug 2023

Cities have witnessed profound behavioral shifts and innovative governance strategies in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Asian Development Bank Institute

Takahashi, Kyoko, Bharule, Shreyas, Kudo, Shogo, Seetharam, K. E.

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20 Aug 2023

Tax revenues are one of the most important drivers of economic growth and development, particularly in developing economies.

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Asian Development Bank Institute

Sirivunnabood, Pitchaya

Other

15 Aug 2023

Municipal bonds are an innovative external source of financing for strengthening the financial sustainability of cities—one of the main…

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Asian Development Bank

Sharma, Manoj|Lee, Junkyu|Streeter, William

India

15 Aug 2023

The combined effect of remittance inflows and institutional quality may have a dampening effect on long-term economic growth.

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Asian Development Bank Institute

Panthi, Pradeep|Devkota, Jeevanath

Nepal

05 Aug 2023

Government financial aid is associated with a lower probability of a decline in family business income and a higher probability of…

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Asian Development Bank Institute

Kodama, Wataru|Long, Trinh Q.|Azhgaliyeva, Dina|Morgan, Peter J.|Kim, Kunhyui