Area frame sampling – which compiles objective agriculture data using geographic areas and advanced technology – is increasingly being used in Asia to help farmers prepare for climate change and extreme weather.
Parental characteristics are not the sole determining factor of one’s future mobility prospects in Asia and the Pacific.
Both emerging and existing technologies should complement each other to bolster agricultural data quality.
Trade services are a viable alternative to keep low-skilled workers out of poverty in middle-income countries.
A new survey yields insights on the main factors that influence Filipinos’ education investment choices.
Big Data is a great way to sift through the massive amount of information we need to track for the SDGs.
Spatially explicit maps of crop yields can help countries improve overall agricultural productivity.
Weak statistics and informal land area measurement techniques can distort agricultural policies, ADB research shows.
An ADB pilot study confirms that many women in parts of developing Asia still face barriers to owning assets like land or a house.
Asian countries need to prepare for the potential demographic tax that accompanies gradual population aging.