Economic Outlook for Southeast Asia, China and India 2019: Towards Smart Urban Transportation
Presents the economic conditions of each ASEAN country and two large economies in the region, China and India. Deals with macroeconomic assessment and economic outlook and urban transportation in emerging Asia, including smart city initiatives and traffic congestion problem. Discusses the key policy areas for reform in each of the ASEAN member countries, China and India, including topics on ageing population, accessibility of education, and SME and industrial development. Describes progress towards regional integration in emerging Asia, including trade in goods and services, investment and capital market liberalization, competition and consumer protection, intellectual property, infrastructure and connectivity, SMEs, food, agriculture and forestry, tourism, human and social development, and energy.