There are three key strategies that can help Viet Nam achieve its ambitious development targets in the coming years.
Blog posts on "Governance and public management"
Complex, carefully managed financing structures can provide the funding needed for island states and others seeking to develop energy projects.
The delivery of services – such as clean water, reliable public transport, schools and hospitals – through economic and social infrastructure is among the most important functions of government. Resources must be well spent to ensure quality.
Edwin Lau is Head of the Budgeting and Public Expenditure Division which provides advice to countries on budgetary governance, independent fiscal institutions, fiscal consolidation, and budgetary tools such as infrastructure, gender and green budgeting.
A rules-based approach to monetary policy needs to be part of any discussion involving central bank policy.
Despite variations across countries on policy mix and timing, a pragmatic focus on sustained growth, poverty reduction, and inclusiveness characterize Asia’s economic rise
Rajesh Poddar was previously the Head of asset and liability management of ADB and was responsible for ADB’s balance sheet management and financial policies. He has 20 years of experience in the field of ALM and risk management with Asian Development Bank and Overseas Union Bank, Singapore.
Takehiko Nakao was the president of the ADB and chairperson of the ADB’s Board of Directors from April 2013 until January 2020.
Reforming state-owned enterprises can be an extraordinarily complex activity but it is underpinned by a single clear goal.
He has also provided consultancy support to the Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department (SDCC) on public sector reform and the Open Government Partnership (OGP).