So-called “kicker bonds” have the potential to replicate the success of green and social impact bonds in infrastructure development.
Cambodia needs careful advance planning to ensure sustainable growth as it transitions to a middle-income economy.
A new ADB working paper provides insights into what factors drive growth at middle-income economies.
It’s high time for emerging Asian markets to prepare themselves for the tighter global financial conditions that Fed balance sheet normalization entails.
An ADB pilot study confirms that many women in parts of developing Asia still face barriers to owning assets like land or a house.
To withstand external shocks and sustain growth, middle-income countries need to get the basics right on manufacturing, currency management, and education.
Asian policy makers must take proactive steps to turn a nascent upturn into a sustained boom. Missing the opportunity will have enormous costs.
Asia’s financial markets are increasingly vulnerable to external shocks. Here are three steps to make its economies more resilient.
Adaptable, flexible job seekers who are always willing to learn more skills will be better equipped to embrace the future, including automation.
The Fed’s rate hike won’t have much impact in emerging Asia, at least in the short term.