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Title Connecting South Asia and Southeast Asia
Published Tokyo, Japan : ADB, 2015
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Contents Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright Information; Table fo Contents; Figures, Tables, and Boxes; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Executive Summary; Introduction and Overview; Current State of Cross-Regional Economic Ties; Cross-Border Transport Infrastructure; Energy Infrastructure and Trading; Infrastructure Finance and Financial Sector Development; Trade Facilitation; National and Regional Policy Reforms; Risks to Connectivity and Institutional Arrangements; Assessing Impacts of Regional Integration; Background Papers for the Connecting South Asia and Southeast Asia Study
Summary This report analyzes how closer regional connectivity and economic integration between South Asia and Southeast Asia can benefit both regions, with a focus on the role played by infrastructure and public policies in facilitating this process. It examines major developments in South Asian–Southeast Asian trade and investment, economic cooperation, the role of economic corridors, and regional cooperation initiatives. In particular, it identifies significant opportunities for strengthening these integration efforts as a result of the recent opening up of Myanmar in political, economic, and financ
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed November 3, 2015)
Subject Infrastructure (Economics) -- South Asia.
Infrastructure (Economics) -- Southeast Asia.
Regional planning -- South Asia.
Regional planning -- Southeast Asia.
South Asia -- Economic conditions.
Asia, Southeastern -- Economic conditions.
Form Electronic book
Author Asian Development Bank Institute.
ISBN 4899740484 (electronic bk.)
9784899740483 (electronic bk.)