Asian Development Outlook (ADO) Series
The Asian Development Outlook analyzes economic and development issues in developing countries in Asia. This includes forecasting the inflation and gross domestic product growth rates of countries throughout the region, including the People’s Republic of China and India.
Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2016: Highlights
Growth is slowing in many developing countries in Asia as a result of the continued weak recovery in major industrial economies and softer growth prospects for the People’s Republic of China.
Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2015 Supplement: Growth Holds Its Own in Developing Asia
Asia’s developing economies remain on track to post growth of 5.8% in 2015 and 6.0% in 2016, as the region’s economies remain resilient to continued economic weakness in industrialized countries.
Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2015 Update: Enabling Women, Energizing Asia
Taking strong proactive measures to get more women into productive, well-paid jobs, entrepreneurship, and leadership positions will bring multiple and long-lasting economic and social benefits to developing countries in Asia.
Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2015 Supplement: Growth Prospects Soften for Developing Asia
The growth forecast for developing countries in Asia in 2015 is cut to 6.1% from 6.3%, amid slower-than-expected economic activity in the United States and the People’s Republic of China.
Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2015: Financing Asia’s Future Growth
Developing countries in Asia will maintain its strong economic growth in 2015 and 2016 supported by soft commodity prices and recovery in the major industrial economies.
Asian Development Outlook 2014 Supplement: Growth Hesitates in Developing Asia
The growth outlook for developing countries in Asia remains steady, with the aggregate gross domestic product expected to grow by 6.1% in 2014, the same as in the previous year but a slight downward revision from the previous 6.2% forecast.
Asian Development Outlook 2014 Update: Asia in Global Value Chains
Asia remains the fastest growing region globally despite slower-than-expected growth in major industrial countries as key economies in the region move ahead with structural reforms.
Asian Development Outlook 2014 Supplement: Stable Growth Outlook for Developing Asia
Developing countries in Asia remain on track toward steady growth in 2014 despite slower-than-expected growth in the United States in the first quarter. In 2014, 6.2% growth is forecast and 6.4% in 2015.
Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2014: Fiscal Policy for Inclusive Growth
Developing countries in Asia will extend their steady economic growth in 2014 as higher demand from recovering advanced economies will be dampened somewhat by moderating growth in the People’s Republic of China.
Asian Development Outlook 2013 Supplement: Firming Industrial Economies to Support Asia’s Outlook
An improving growth outlook in Japan and the United States paired with stronger-than-expected performance in the People’s Republic of China support a steady growth outlook for developing countries in Asia.