By Yann Duval, Debapriya Bhattacharya, Tilani Jayawardhana, Dilli Raj Khanal, Tazeen Tahsina, and Prakash Kumar Shreshta
This policy brief summarizes the key findings and draws preliminary implications from explanatory ArtNet surveys of private sector stakeholders in three South-Asian countries (Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka) in 2007.
This is the final meeting report for the Regional Workshop on Geo-referenced Disaster Risk Management System in South-East and East Asia, and the Pacific, held in Bangkok, Thailand on 20 to 22 February 2013.
By Tulus Tambunan
This policy brief discusses why LDCs in Asia have not fully benefited from transfer of technology by focusing on 3 key channels (FDI, imports of machinery, and exports of manufactured goods)
By Rina Oktaviani and Tony Irawan
This policy brief reviews the role of decentralization as a possible approach to foster a good trade and investment environment. The policy brief focuses on Indonesia's decentralization experience and draws implications from it.
By Jeevika Weerahewa and Karthiyayini Rajmohan
This policy brief describes the South Asian rice market and comments on the policies implemented in response to the 2008 increase in rice prices, in order to provide suggestions for appropriate rice policy reforms in South Asia.