Publications and Documents
Explore our data-rich research, policy analysis, toolkits, guidelines, and other resources on economics and key development topics. Our operational documents are also available in this section.
Country Sector and Thematic Assessments document the current assessment and strategic assistance priorities of the Asian Development Bank and the governments of its member countries.
Timor-Leste needs a vigorous private sector to grow and diversify its economy. By putting in place policies and programs that promote private sector development, the country will maximize its opportunities to generate sustainable and secure sources of wealth.
This report examines three economies in different parts of Asia—Georgia, Sri Lanka, and Viet Nam—that introduced power sector reforms in recent years to create a commercially viable and efficient power sector.
This country report on Georgia’s power sector examines reform measures and attempts to quantify their outcomes in the postreform period using a set of commonly agreed and internationally accepted indicators.
To ensure sustainable and inclusive growth, Papua New Guinea needs ongoing reform so that the benefits of future resource exports benefit the entire economy.
This sector assessment, strategy, and road map documents ADB’s current assessment of Viet Nam’s financial sector and outlines strategic investment and reform priorities of the government and ADB.
This report identifies key challenges facing Thailand’s private sector and the related role of government, as the basis for ADB's medium-term country partnership strategy for private sector development.
This transport sector assessment of Georgia is a working document that helps inform the development of country partnership strategy.
This document reports on the progress of reforms of the Philippine public procurement system for 2012. It provides the government, its development partners and other stakeholders with information regarding the health of the current procurement system allowing further dialogue for needed reforms.
This assessment, strategy, and road map highlights Myanmar's plans and strategies to address priority needs for agriculture, natural resources, and environment, and identifies possible areas of international assistance.
This assessment identifies challenges facing the development of the Kyrgyz Republic's vibrant private sector and suggests interventions for meeting them.