It’s time to diversify its economy to transition to upper-middle-income status.
Total factor productivity growth in middle-income countries depends on innovation, human capital, and infrastructure.
Moving beyond middle-income status through sustained rapid growth is the natural next step for the region.
Urgent action is needed to reduce leverage levels in case US interest rates rise faster than expected.
Asian governments should introduce policies that do not slow down economic growth, but do spread its benefits more equitably.
Public-private partnerships are key to development projects, but inherent risks hinder private zeal.
With the right policies in place, structural transformation can boost productivity growth.
Countries in the region have much to lose if they don’t act now to curb temperature rise.
Considering an economy ‘stuck’ in an income segment is an incorrect characterization of how countries develop.
It's time to come up with a better way than the GFCF (GG) indicator to measure public infrastructure investment.