Asian Development Outlook 2010 Update: The Future of Growth in Asia

Publication | September 2010

The Asian Development Outlook 2010 Update provides recent economic forecasts for countries in the region. Since the release of the ADO2010 in April this year, developing Asia's performance has strengthened further. This Update raises the 2010 growth forecast to 8.2% on the back of strong results in the first half of the year.

The Asian Development Outlook 2010 Update provides recent economic forecasts for countries in the region. Since the release of the ADO2010 in April this year, developing Asia's performance has strengthened further. This Update raises the 2010 growth forecast to 8.2% on the back of strong results in the first half of the year.

Contents 

Foreword, Acknowledgments, Contents, Definitions, Acronyms and Abbreviations
Highlights
Shifting Global Economic Fortunes
 Wavering Recovery in Industrial Economies
 Solid Recovery in Developing Asia
 Policy Foundation for Growth
 Constraints to Long-term Growth
The Future of Growth in Asia
 Refocusing on the Long-term
 Trade and Growth
 Human Capital Accumulation in Economic Growth
 Infrastructure in Economic Growth
 Financial Development and Economic Growth
 Key Policy Messages
Economic Trends and Prospects in Developing Asia
Subregional Summaries
Bangladesh
People's Republic of China
India
Indonesia
Malaysia
Pakistan
Philippines
Thailand
Viet Nam
Statistical Appendix
 Statistical Notes and Tables