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Asian Development Outlook:
Asian Development Outlook 2013: Asia's Energy Challenge April 2013
Asian Development Outlook 2012 Supplement: Data is Mixed, but Asia Continues Steady Economic Growth December 2012
Asian Development Outlook 2012 Update: Services and Asia's Future Growth October 2012
Asian Development Outlook 2012 Supplement: Sluggish Global Economy Weighs on Asia's Growth July 2012
Asian Development Outlook 2012: Confronting Rising Inequality in Asia                                   text by chapters April 2012
Asian Development Outlook 2011 Update: Preparing for Demographic Transition September 2011
Asian Development Outlook 2011: South-South Economic Links April 2011
Asian Development Outlook Special Note: Strength of Recovery in 2010 Is Exceeding Expectations December 2010
Asian Development Outlook Special Note: Developing Asia's Recovery Gains Momentum December 2010
Asian Development Outlook 2010 Update: The Future of Growth in Asia September 2010
Asian Development Outlook 2010: Macroeconomic Management Beyond the Crisis April 2010
Asian Development Outlook 2009 Special Note: Is Recovery Taking Hold in Developing Asia? December 2009
Asian Development Outlook 2009 Update September 2009
Asian Development Outlook 2009: Broadening Openness for a Resilient Asia March 2009
Asian Development Outlook Special Note: Developing Asia's Prospects in the Global Slowdown December 2008
Asian Development Outlook 2008 Update September 2008
Asian Development Outlook 2008: Workers in Asia April 2008
Asian Development Outlook 2007 Update September 2007
Asian Development Outlook 2007: Growth Amid Change March 2007
Asian Development Outlook 2006 Update October 2006
Asian Development Outlook 2006: Routes for Asia's Trades April 2006
Asian Development Outlook 2005 Update October 2005
Asian Development Outlook 2005: Promoting Competition for Long-term Development April 2005
Asian Development Outlook 2004 Update October 2004
Asian Development Outlook 2004: Foreign Direct Investment in Developing Asia April 2004
Asian Development Outlook 2003: Competitiveness in Developing Asia April 2003
Asian Development Outlook 2002 Update September 2002
Asian Development Outlook 2002: Preferential Trade Agreements in Asia and the Pacific April 2002
Asian Development Outlook 2001 Update November 2001
Asian Development Outlook 2001: Asia's Globalization Challenge April 2001
Asian Development Outlook 2000 Update September 2000
Asian Development Outlook 2000: The Social Challenge in Asia April 2000
Asian Development Outlook 1999: Economic Openness - Growth and Recovery in Asia April 1999
Asian Development Outlook 1998: Population and Human Resources April 1998
Asian Development Outlook 1996 and 1997: Regional Cooperation in Asia April 1997

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