Safe and sustainable transport systems demand a new breed of transport professionals, with skills at advanced levels and cutting across domains.
Blog posts on "human capital"
Expanding MSMEs requires several skills, the most important of which is immense human capital in the entrepreneur.
Asian economies generally meet the conditions for a demography-driven middle-income trap, especially in East and Southeast Asia.
Donors should consider public subsidies for tertiary education to make it more accessible.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution can empower MSMEs, which account for 90% of all enterprises and provide most employment in ASEAN member states.
To withstand external shocks and sustain growth, middle-income countries need to get the basics right on manufacturing, currency management, and education.
Georgia is not as abundant in human capital as the number of university degrees held by people suggests.
Moving beyond middle-income status through sustained rapid growth is the natural next step for the region.
Total factor productivity growth in middle-income countries depends on innovation, human capital, and infrastructure.
Asia has the potential to realize the Asian Century, but only adopting bold and visionary policies can help make this a reality.