Asian Development Outlook

The Asian Development Outlook, popularly known as the ADO, is a series of annual economic reports on the developing member countries (DMCs) of the Asian Development Bank. The ADO provides a comprehensive analysis of macroeconomic and development issues for the DMCs of ADB.

The ADO features an assessment of economic trends and prospects for the world and for the developing economies of Asia and the Pacific, economic profiles, economic management issues, development policy concerns, and economic projections, for the DMCs of ADB, and a theme chapter covering important issues confronting the region.

Title Date
Asian Development Outlook 2014 Supplement: Stable Growth Outlook for Developing Asia July 2014
Asian Development Outlook 2014: Fiscal Policy for Inclusive Growth April 2014
Asian Development Outlook 2013 Supplement: Firming Industrial Economies to Support Asia’s Outlook December 2013
Asian Development Outlook 2013 Update: Governance and Public Service Delivery October 2013
Asian Development Outlook 2013 Supplement: Softening Growth Prospects for Developing Asia July 2013
Asian Development Outlook 2013: Asia's Energy Challenge April 2013
Asian Development Outlook 2012 Supplement: Data is Mixed, but Asia Continues Steady Economic Growth December 2012
Asian Development Outlook 2012 Update: Services and Asia's Future Growth October 2012
Asian Development Outlook 2012 Supplement: Sluggish Global Economy Weighs on Asia's Growth July 2012
Asian Development Outlook 2012: Confronting Rising Inequality in Asia April 2012
Asian Development Outlook 2011 Update: Preparing for Demographic Transition September 2011
Asian Development Outlook 2011: South-South Economic Links April 2011
Asian Development Outlook Special Note: Strength of Recovery in 2010 Is Exceeding Expectations December 2010
Asian Development Outlook Special Note: Developing Asia's Recovery Gains Momentum December 2010
Asian Development Outlook 2010 Update: The Future of Growth in Asia September 2010
Asian Development Outlook 2010: Macroeconomic Management Beyond the Crisis April 2010
Asian Development Outlook 2009 Special Note: Is Recovery Taking Hold in Developing Asia? December 2009
Asian Development Outlook 2009 Update: Broadening Openness for a Resilient Asia September 2009
Asian Development Outlook 2009: Rebalancing Asia's Growth March 2009
Asian Development Outlook Special Note: Developing Asia's Prospects in the Global Slowdown December 2008