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Evaluation Lessons of a Global Financial Crisis for Asia and ADB
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
This brief discusses the potential risks to Asia from a crisis in Europe, and provides lessons from evaluations of crisis response support prepared by the Asian Development Bank and other international financial institutions.
The Automated Economy
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Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
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Analyzes the current economic system from a structural perspective, free market principals and proposes a future where robotics and automation are used in place of human labor.
TGE : le revers de la médaille
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You set the price! Words: 1,370. Language: French. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Troisième et dernière partie de notre série d'articles consacrée aux très grandes entreprises (TGE). Complexité croissante et visibilité accrue généreront conflits, revendications, inefficacité et, en définitive, déclin des TGE. Quelles sont les étapes de ce scénario qui constituent autant de phases du « nouveau Moyen-Âge » qui s'annonce ?
Sharpening the Operational Focus on Inclusive Growth
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
Governments are finding that even when economic growth benefits the poor, there are cases when inequality--in terms of opportunities and outcomes--may continue to worsen. Such inequality can make growth socially and politically unsustainable. This brief studies the key drivers of sustained inclusive growth and how operations be assessed to ensure that they feature attributes of inclusive growth.
ADB’s Response to Natural Disasters and Disaster Risks
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
This brief highlights lessons and recommendations from an independent evaluation report that assesses the Asian Development Bank's support for disaster prevention and recovery programs during 1995–2011.
Lessons Learned from ADB's Response to the Global Economic Crisis of 2008-2009
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
This synthesis distills the lessons and key findings from a real-time evaluation study on the Asian Development Bank's response to the global economic crisis of 2008–2009.
Puerto Rico: The Economic Rescue Manual
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
A step-by-step guide to Puerto Rico's economic renaissance. Corporate attorney David R. Martin proposes a transformational economic development plan for Puerto Rico.
Puerto Rico: El Manual de Rescate Económico
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: Spanish. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
Una guíá paso por paso para el renacimiento económico de Puerto Rico
Tombstone
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Series: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Book 14. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
Tombstone [The British Government’s Cover-Up] Port Hope Simpson, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada [Part 3/3] Series Title: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries [Vol 5c] Copyright 2012 by Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition What was really going on behind the scenes? For the first time, declassified official British Government papers shine new light on amongst other things, Government mismanagement...
Learning Lessons: Strategy 2020 at Mid-term: Raising the Asian Development Bank's Impact amid Heightened Development Challenges
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Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
This ebook focuses on the recommendations of an Independent Evaluation study of the Asian Development Bank's Strategy 2020 at Mid-Term. The study offers seven core focus areas for ADB and developing countries in Asia and the Pacific. The recommendations seek to address a triple bottom line of fostering simultaneously economic growth, social inclusion and environmental sustainability.
Enhancing the Contribution of the Private Sector to Inclusive and Environmentally Sustainable Growth
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Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
The private sector is pivotal to creating economic opportunities that reduce poverty in Asia and the Pacific. How can private sector investments promote inclusive and environmentally sustainable growth—and do so at a profit?