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10
Sep
2019
Money and Finance sector
10
Sep
2019
External sector
10
Sep
2019
Real sector
23
Aug
2019
FTA
11
Jul
2019
Trade
04
Jul
2018
FDI
11
Jul
2019
Money and Finance
10
Sep
2019
Movement of People

Publications

Toward Optimal Provision of Regional Public Goods in Asia and the Pacific
The Era of Financial Interconnectedness: How Can Asia Strengthen Financial Resilience?
What Drives Foreign Direct Investment in Asia and the Pacific?

How Technology Can Turn Asia’s Aging Workforce into an Advantage
25
Mar
2019

How Technology Can Turn Asia’s Aging Workforce into an Advantage

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Asia can gain from the longevity dividend by tapping emerging technologies to promote an age-friendly workplace.

Assessing the Impact of Regional Integration on Inclusive Growth
13
Feb
2019

Assessing the Impact of Regional Integration on Inclusive Growth

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Analysis using a multidimensional index suggests that regional integration boosts growth and reduces poverty, beyond the usual effect of trade openness.

Migration in Asia: Where is everybody going?
6
Feb
2019

Migration in Asia: Where is everybody going?

Bart Edes, ADB’s Representative of the North American Office, features recent developments to promote greater intraregional migration in Asia to address labor shortages and enhance regional cooperation.

Will trade tensions dim Christmas lights?
20
Dec
2018

Will trade tensions dim Christmas lights?

This holiday season Christmas tree lights will continue to flicker despite the US-PRC trade tensions. But if the conflict rages, they may be dimmer a year from now.

US bond yield curve: Should we worry if it inverts?
8
Oct
2018

US bond yield curve: Should we worry if it inverts?

The US keeps posting robust expansion, with a whopping 4.2% of annualized quarter-on-quarter growth in Q2 2018, the fastest since Q3 2014, keeping policy makers and academics carefully watching how long the growth momentum will persist.

Asia’s FTAs as living agreements: Creating new opportunities amid global trade uncertainties
25
Jul
2018

Asia’s FTAs as living agreements: Creating new opportunities amid global trade uncertainties

Trade tensions among the world’s major economies have dominated news headlines recently, casting a shadow of uncertainty on international trade and endangering the prospect of sustained global economic growth.