Sameer covers a wide range of economic research topics for ADB, including technology and jobs for the flagship Asian Development Outlook publication. Before joining ADB in 2017, he worked as an Employment Specialist for the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Bangkok, covering Indonesia, the Philippines and Pacific island countries. Sameer was previously an economist with the ILO’s Research Department in Geneva.
Blogs by this Author
Published on Thursday, 18 October 2018
India, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Thailand are paving the way for technology to make governance more effective.
Published on Tuesday, 24 July 2018
Digital platforms and e-commerce can raise productivity, employment, and wages in the services sector.
Published on Friday, 27 April 2018
By leveraging new technology, the Philippines can pave the way for sustainable and jobs-rich growth in business process outsourcing.
Published on Thursday, 19 April 2018
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is a challenge, but also an opportunity for the region to create jobs and deepen its hard-won prosperity.