Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2014

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The Survey 2014 will examine the region’s challenges to support its economic growth and to promote inclusive and sustainable development. Part I of the report will focus on the region’s outlook as it contends with the ongoing global recovery and assesses the region’s policy response to remaining and emerging vulnerabilities. A special theme is domestic resource mobilization in Asia-Pacific, which will explore the challenges on strengthening tax revenues. Part II of the report discusses strategic approaches to strengthen regional connectivity to achieve shared prosperity.




This report was prepared under the overall direction and guidance of Shamshad Akhtar, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Secretary of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), and under the substantive direction of Anisuzzaman Chowdhury, Director of the Macroeconomic Policy and Development Division. The core team led by Muhammad Hussain Malik, included Shuvojit Banerjee, Sudip Ranjan Basu, Clovis Freire, Steve Loris Gui-Diby, Alberto Isgut, Zheng Jian, Daniel Jeongdae Lee, Oliver Paddison, Kiatkanid Pongpanich, Vatcharin Sirimaneetham and Marin Yari. Others who contributed from the Division were Aynul Hasan, Syed Nuruzzaman and Katinka Weinberger.


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