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How Technology Affects Jobs in Asia

    Concern is growing that elements of Asia and the Pacific's job growth framework will no longer improve labor market outcomes for many workers, stemming from the fundamental driver of human progress throughout history: technological change.

    The Power of Data for Women and Girls

      Household-level poverty and development data often masks key inequalities between men and women, particularly when it comes to the control of resources and assets. A new effort is underway to take a closer look.

      Remittances and Poverty Reduction in Asia

        International remittances now represent the second most important source of external funds after foreign direct investment for all developing economies, including those in Asia. What impact are they having on reducing poverty?