Asian Development Outlook 2012 Update: Services and Asia's Future Growth - Report Launch

Live streaming of news conference with Changyong Rhee, ADB's Chief Economist, for the launch of the Asian Development Outlook 2012 Update.

The annual Asian Development Outlook (ADO), launched in April 2012, provides a comprehensive analysis of economic performance for the past year and offers forecasts for the next two years for the 45 economies in Asia and the Pacific that make up developing Asia.

This Asian Development Outlook Update (ADOU) shows whether these earlier forecasts were met, explaining the difference between them and the actual outturn, and firms the forecasts for the next 18 months or so. This ADOU features a special chapter on the role the services sector will play in Asia's future growth.