The research is clear – Asia wins when we increase women’s representation in decision-making roles.
Beijing must be far bolder if the services sector is to become a more powerful and sustainable engine of economic growth and job creation.
Fiji’s challenge is to avoid a repeat of the past, when growth spells were interspersed by bouts of volatility. The private sector will play a crucial role, so it’s time to continue and deepen reforms.
It is far too early to tell whether the current global productivity slump will persist – the current pessimism may be overdone.
We must address the structural causes of inequalities, which go beyond globalization in both the developed and the developing world.
Our empirical evidence indicates that PRC corporate bond credit spreads are significantly related to both micro and macro risk factors.
The government can speed up the process of structural economic transformation in Tajikistan by addressing several constraints and establishing a business-friendly environment.
Recent empirical analysis of the nexus between productivity growth and wage inequality in several Asian economies provides new, policy-relevant evidence.
A case study in Viet Nam demonstrates how technological improvements in the survey world help improve data quality and consequently development impact.
SMEs should participate in global value chains to reverse the deceleration trend of labor productivity in Asia and the Pacific.