Papers and Briefs
Browse all ADB-researched or supported working papers and briefs.
Role of Policy Interventions in Limiting Emissions from Vehicles in Delhi, 2020–2030
The proposed transport vision for Delhi could offer significant reductions in emissions if it can be fully implemented.
Government Policy, Industrial Clusters, and the Blue Economy in the People’s Republic of China: A Case Study on the Shandong Peninsula Blue Economic Zone
Government policy and industrial clusters are important drivers for the development of the People's Republic of China’s blue economy.
Monetary Policy Transmission Mechanism of Bangladesh
This paper examines the effectiveness of the monetary policy of the central bank of Bangladesh and the impacts on the country's economy.
Capitalizing on Co-Benefits and Synergies to Promote the Blue Economy in Asia and the Pacific
Capacity development and international partnership are indispensable for promoting a sustainable blue economy.
COVID-19, Digital Transactions, and Economic Activities: Puzzling Nexus of Wealth Enhancement, Trade, and Financial Technology
The use of financial technology for purchases and digital modes for receiving money during the COVID-19 pandemic may offset some of the economic losses.
Sustainable Coastal and Maritime Tourism: A Potential Blue Economy Avenue for Bangladesh
Coastal and maritime tourism has immense potential in the blue economy and could become one of the biggest sources of tourism revenue in Bangladesh.
Approaches to Eradicate Absolute Poverty in Guangdong Province, the People’s Republic of China
This paper focuses on measures adopted by Guangdong Province in the People's Republic of China to eradicate absolute poverty by the end of 2020.
Household Energy Consumption Behaviors during the COVID-19 Pandemic in Mongolia
Female household heads are more inclined to adopt cleaner sources of residential heating.
Developing the Philippine Blue Economy: Opportunities and Challenges in the Ocean Tourism Sector
Sustainable ocean tourism can be part of the blue economy if provisions for livelihoods and economic growth occur simultaneously with the protection of marine resources.
Multidimensional Evolution of Rural Development Policy in the People’s Republic of China
This report provides an overview of the evolution and profile of rural areas in the People's Republic of China, in comparison with the trends in benchmark countries.