Strengthening India's Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers: Learnings from the Asian Experience
This publication assesses India’s fiscal federalism framework and recommends improvements based on learnings from the experiences of Australia, Indonesia, Japan, the People’s Republic of China, and the Republic of Korea.
The Impact of COVID-19 on Developing Asia: The Pandemic Extends into 2021
This brief provides updated estimates of the macroeconomic impact of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), incorporating the latest information on outbreak severity, containment measures, mobility, and forecasts.
An Updated Assessment of the Economic Impact of COVID-19
This brief presents new projections on the economic impact of COVID-19 and highlights policy implications.
The Economic Impact of the COVID-19 Outbreak on Developing Asia
This brief analyzes the potential economic impact of the new coronavirus outbreak on developing Asian economies across various scenarios.
Sustaining Transit Investment in Asia’s Cities: A Beneficiary-Funding and Land Value Capture Perspective
This report explains how proven methods of land value capture can help fund sustained urban transit investment in developing countries in Asia.
The Impact of Trade Conflict on Developing Asia
This working paper estimates the effects of tariffs on gross domestic product, exports, and employment across countries and sectors, using ADB’s Multiregional Input–Output Tables.
The Role and Impact of Infrastructure in Middle-Income Countries: Anything Special?
This paper examines the evolution of infrastructure, and the impact of infrastructure investment, in middle-income countries.
Moderating Growth and Structural Change in the People's Republic of China: Implications for Developing Asia and Beyond
The gradual moderation in growth currently underway in the People’s Republic of China presents both challenges and opportunities for developing Asia, while concerns over a sharp slowdown in the near term are exaggerated.