Latest Publications

ADB's Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2014 projects that developing Asia's growth will increase from 6.1% in 2013 to 6.2% in 2014 and 6.4% in 2015.

This study examines lessons for small and medium-sized enterprises from the 2008-2009 global financial crisis and Europe’s sovereign debt troubles.

This issue of the e-Quarterly Research Bulletin focuses on the interconnectedness of the financial system, yen trade spillover, invisible trade barriers, and cash holding by Asian firms.

This book reviews the small and medium-sized enterprise sector and the state of SME finance in 14 countries in Asia and and the Pacific.

This issue of the Financial Inclusion Newsletter centers on the theme of financial literacy and consumer protection.

This paper reviews some of the more critical policy dilemmas facing the Reserve Bank of India in its pursuit of inflation stabilization and balanced growth objectives.

The Asia Bond Monitor reviews recent developments in East Asian local currency bond markets along with the outlook, risks, and policy options. It covers the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) plus the PRC; Hong Kong,China; and the Republic of Korea.

How to design project and program outputs, activities, inputs, indicators, and targets to respond to gender issues in micro, small, and medium-sized enterprise development and finance operations.

This report describes the ASEAN+3 Multi-Currency Bond Issuance Framework proposal in greater detail. The proposal in this report aims to obtain the consent of the policy bodies and regulatory authorities in participating markets.

This paper discusses local debt markets and credit rating activities in Bangladesh.