Juzhong Zhuang

Senior Economic Advisor
Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department (ERCD)

Mr. Zhuang heads the Economic Analysis and Operations Support division of ADB's Economic Research Department. His division produces policy research on long-term development issues facing Asia and the Pacific region including drivers of economic growth, growth diagnostics, poverty and inequality, and economics of climate change; and supports ADB's operations to strengthen the economic rationale of its lending and non-lending projects and programs and aid effectiveness.



  • | Books

    Managing the Middle-Income Transition

    Greater reliance on efficiency and productivity improvement, innovation, and market competition are needed for the People’s Republic of China to make the transition to high income and avoid the middle income trap.

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    Inequality in Asia and the Pacific

    Technological change, globalization, and market-oriented reform have been the key drivers of Asia’s remarkable growth and poverty reduction, as they are the sources of productivity improvement in the quality of life.