Development Asia Publishes Special Report on Inequality

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Posted on 5/10/2013

The latest issue of Development Asia, a publication of the Asian Development Bank, is now available.

This special report examines the growing issue of inequality in Asia:

  • The Wealth Gap: Inequality is hitting alarming highs in Asia as the fruits of growth skew to the rich
  • The Reformer: India's Finance Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram talks to Development Asia on the challenges of addressing inequality
  • The Growth Conundrum: The economies of the People's Republic of China, India, and Indonesia are growing. But so is inequality.
  • Opinion: Now for the Hard Part by Justin Yifu Lin PRC's widening wealth gap needs a bold new approach
  • Less Unequal: Than Others: Some Asian countries have grown without leaving anyone behind. Here's how they did it.
  • Raising Cambodia: Cambodia is winning its battle against one of inequality's most tragic legacies: child mortality

Read the full issue online at