Asia-Pacific Sustainable Development Journal, vol. 25, No. 2, December 2018

Journal20 Dec 2018

The Asia-Pacific Sustainable Development Journal is published twice a year by the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific. It aims to stimulate debate and enrich research in the formulation of policy in the Asia-Pacific region towards the fulfillment of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

In this issue:

The case for convergence: assessing regional income distribution in Asia and the Pacific
Arun Frey

Measuring autonomy: evidence from Bangladesh
Ana Vaz, Sabina Alkire, Agnes Quisumbing and Esha Sraboni

Factors influencing maternal health care in Nepal: the role of socioeconomic interaction
Sharmistha Self and Richard Grabowski

Price co-movements, commonalities and responsiveness to monetary policy: empirical analysis under Indian conditions
Anuradha Patnaik

Measuring creative economy in Indonesia: issues and challenges in data collection
Eni Lestariningsih, Karmila Maharani and Titi Kanti Lestari