Regional: Sustaining Asia's Growth and Investment in a Changing World

Sovereign Project | 43213-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Sustaining Asia's Growth and Investment in a Changing World
Project Number 43213-012
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7428-REG: Sustaining Asia's Growth and Investment in a Changing World
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 800,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Economic affairs management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Effective policy advice on rebalancing growth in the developing Asian region
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Improved understanding of which development strategies and policies are most effective in minimizing extreme fluctuations in the business cycle and achieving inclusive and sustained economic growth
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs The outputs of the project include: (1) An analysis of the medium term and long term impacts of the global crisis on Asia (2) A reassessment of the export led growth strategy and evaluation of alternative growth strategies for Asia (3) The identification of policy recommendations for the inclusive and sustainable development of developing Asian economies and (4) A publication on feasible development strategies for Asia that take into account the impacts of the global crisis and that ensure long term sustainable development. The project is expected to be approved in December 2009 and will be implemented for 18 months.
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services Individual consultants (international, 6 macroeconomists, 13 person months) Individual consultant (international, 1 economics editor, 1.5 person months) Individual consultant (international, 1 copy editor typesetter, 1.5 person months) Individual consultants (national, 1 project manager, 12 person months) Individual consultants (national, 1 secretary, 12 person months)
Responsible ADB Officer Maria Socorro G. Bautista
Responsible ADB Department Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department
Responsible ADB Division Office of the Chief Economist, ERD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong
Metro Manila, Philippines
P.O. Box 789, 1099 Manila,
Concept Clearance 05 Jun 2009
Fact Finding 11 Mar 2009 to 25 Mar 2009
Approval 11 Dec 2009
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 17 Nov 2009
Last PDS Update 18 Jan 2010

TA 7428-REG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
11 Dec 2009 - 11 Dec 2009 31 May 2011 31 Jul 2013 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
800,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 800,000.00 11 Dec 2009 565,379.43

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Related Publications

Title Document Type Document Date
Corporate Cash Holding in Asia Papers and Briefs Oct 2013

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