Country Economic Review: Lao People's Democratic Republic (August 2001)

Date: August 2001
Type: Country Planning Documents
Lao People's Democratic Republic
ADB administration and governance; Economics
Series: Country Sector and Thematic Assessments


This Country Economic Review (CER) for the Lao People's Democratic Republic describes the current economic situation in the country, analyzes short- and medium-term economic prospects, assesses the economic performance of the country, and gives a detailed analysis of the secular macroeconomic trends and the manner of management of structural change in the economy.


  • Executive Summary
  • Recent Economic Developments
  • Short and Medium-term Economic Prospects and Policy Issues
  • Poverty Reduction
  • Appendixes