Blog posts tagged to "productivity"
Published on Thursday, 04 April 2019
An aging population can have a dramatic impact on a country’s economy but Japan has shown that innovative approaches and policies can help mitigate the effects
Published on Friday, 12 May 2017
It’s time to diversify its economy to transition to upper-middle-income status.
Published on Friday, 05 May 2017
Asia has the potential to realize the Asian Century, but only adopting bold and visionary policies can help make this a reality.
Published on Wednesday, 04 January 2017
More available skills at a low cost will help young Uzbeks make the most of their education.
Published on Monday, 31 October 2016
A recent ADB study suggests that some of the success of Bangladesh's ready-made garment sector over the past 25 years is unlikely to provide the same type of benefits to the economy going forward.
Published on Friday, 07 October 2016
Recent empirical analysis of the nexus between productivity growth and wage inequality in several Asian economies provides new, policy-relevant evidence.
Published on Friday, 19 August 2016
It is far too early to tell whether the current global productivity slump will persist – the current pessimism may be overdone.
Published on Tuesday, 02 August 2016
In its quest to become an industrialized nation, Viet Nam must redouble efforts to improve the skills of the labor force and cultivate high-technology, high value-add industries.
Published on Friday, 22 July 2016
Since dual career couples support each other, this involves professional compromises. However, such couples’ understanding of ‘success’ is multidimensional and goes beyond the high income and high status of one individual.
Published on Wednesday, 15 June 2016
Beijing must be far bolder if the services sector is to become a more powerful and sustainable engine of economic growth and job creation.