An inversion of the US bond yield curve usually foreshadows an economic downcycle. But this time could be different.
Amid uncertainty over the evolution of the PRC-US trade dispute, markets in the region are taking a wait-and-see stance.
Singapore is home to the world’s largest test-bed for a floating solar photo voltaic power generation system, the results of which will be watched keenly by ADB and many others.
Production value chains in Asia and beyond will be severely affected by the US-PRC trade tensions.
Parental characteristics are not the sole determining factor of one’s future mobility prospects in Asia and the Pacific.
Asian policy makers should be worried if they see a sustained surge in corporate borrowing.
Time will tell whether Asia-Pacific’s increasing trend toward regional integration extend further into labor markets.
Faced with a slowing global economy, central banks are diversifying their asset management strategies to enhance returns on foreign reserves.
Research shows bigger local bond markets help countries strengthen their financial systems and their economies.
Viet Nam is a particularly good case to measure the impact on income inequality of rising trade with the People's Republic of China.