ADBI News Releases
New ADBI E-Learning Course Spotlights Demographic Transition OutlookA new tuition-free, certificate-issuing ADBI E-Learning course examines rapid demographic change and its implications for economies and policy making in Asia and the Pacific and beyond, against the backdrop of COVID-19 and rising uncertainty.
ADBI Dean Urges Global Support for Digitalization-Based RecoveryCapitalizing on the accelerating digital transformation of economies in the COVID-19 era will be key to boosting crisis recovery, according to recommendations from ADBI Dean Tetsushi Sonobe.
New Book Explores Growing Central Bank ChallengesA newly published ADBI Press book examines the impact of the increasingly uncertain, innovation-driven global environment on central bank policy making.
New Book Gauges ESG Investment Prospects for Enhancing Asian ResilienceA newly published book from ADBI Press sheds light on the benefits and challenges of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investment. It offers critical guidance for boosting this emerging financing source and its potential to enhance economic sustainability and resilience in Asia in the face of climate and COVID-19 shocks.
New ADBI E-Learning Green Investments Course Offers Sustainable Recovery GuideA new tuition-free, enhanced certificate-issuing ADBI E-Learning course on green investment instruments and incentives is now available.
ADBI Dean Tetsushi Sonobe addressed the Think20 (T20) Italy 2021 Inception Conference by detailing ADBI’s plans for advancing timely and impactful global policy research, in conjunction with Italy’s G20 presidency. As part of this effort, ADBI is developing T20 policy briefs for consideration by G20 Leaders ahead of their 30-31 October summit. Read more.
ADBI, the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance—University of Cambridge Judge Business School, and Cambridge Centre for Advanced Research & Education in Singapore have signed a research agreement to promote digital financial innovation and knowledge-sharing in Asia and the Pacific. Read more.
Video is now available of the 2020 ADBI Annual Conference remarks of Asian Development Bank President Masatsugu Asakawa describing priorities to rebuild for a lasting recovery, and renowned economist and former Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, Raghuram Rajan, on dealing with corporate distress, repair, and reallocation. Read more.
The annual conference will feature remarks from renowned economist and former Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, Raghuram Rajan, on dealing with COVID-19 induced corporate distress, and Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Masatsugu Asakawa who will discuss ADB’s policy response to COVID-19 and priorities going forward. Read more.
Climate change could significantly impact sovereign risk and fiscal sustainability in Southeast Asia and other highly climate vulnerable areas, according to a new report by SOAS University of London, ADBI, the World Wildlife Fund for Nature, and 427. Climate Change and Sovereign Risk also offers recommendations for addressing this challenge. Read more.