The TA wil finance two studies: (i) rebalancing and sustaining growth in the People's Republic of China, and (ii) human capital development in developing Asia.
|Project Name||Establishing Global Research Alliances|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Governance and capacity development
|Sector / Subsector||
Education - Education sector development
Industry and trade - Industry and trade sector development
Public sector management - Economic affairs management - Public administration
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming|
|Description||The TA wil finance two studies: (i) rebalancing and sustaining growth in the People's Republic of China, and (ii) human capital development in developing Asia.|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||The R RDTA aims to support the establishment of research alliances between ADB and reputable regional and global research institutions and, through which, to undertake collaborative studies on selected development issues critical to inclusive growth and poverty reduction in developing Asia.|
|Impact||The impact of the TA will be more evidence-based policy development in developing Asia in general, and the PRC in particular.|
|Description of Outcome||The outcome of the TA will be deeper understanding of key development challenges for developing Asia, particularly (i) the PRC's challenges and policy options in rebalancing its economy and making growth sustainable, and (ii) developing Asia's challenges, constraints, and policy options in human capital development.|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs||(i) High-quality knowledge products produced and disseminated , and (ii) progress toward establishing global research alliances.|
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
|Consulting Services||Consulting Services yet to be determined.|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Zhuang, Juzhong|
|Responsible ADB Department||Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Office of the Chief Economist, ERD|
Asian Development Bank
Hyun Hwa Son
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
|Concept Clearance||24 Feb 2010|
|Fact Finding||11 Mar 2010 to 25 Mar 2010|
|Approval||13 Apr 2010|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|PDS Creation Date||26 Feb 2010|
|Last PDS Update||18 Oct 2010|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|13 Apr 2010||-||13 Apr 2010||31 May 2012||31 Mar 2017||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|1,100,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||1,100,000.00||13 Apr 2010||993,605.58|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Economic Growth, Comparative Advantage, and Gender Differences in Schooling Outcomes: Evidence from the Birthweight Differences of Chinese Twins||Papers and Briefs||Dec 2012|
|Growing Beyond the Low-Cost Advantage: How the People's Republic of China can Avoid the Middle-Income Trap||Reports||Oct 2012|
|A Note to Schooling in Development Accounting||Papers and Briefs||Oct 2012|
|On Measuring Human Capital: A Case Study of Viet Nam||Papers and Briefs||Sep 2012|
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