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Emerging Trans-Regional Corridors: South and Southeast Asia
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
Edited by K. Yhome and Rajeev Ranjan Chaturvedy, this volume looks at four specific proposed and/or planned projects of trans-regional economic corridors connecting South Asia and Southeast Asia, and through them to other regions.
ADB’s Response to Natural Disasters and Disaster Risks
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
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.
Evaluation Lessons of a Global Financial Crisis for Asia and ADB
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development, Essay » Business
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.
Sharpening the Operational Focus on Inclusive Growth
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development, Essay » Business
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.
Lessons Learned from ADB's Response to the Global Economic Crisis of 2008-2009
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
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.