44476-012: Structural Transformation Study of the Philippine Economy
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
For a more inclusive and sustainable growth, the country needs to diversify the economy towards more sophisticated products to create more job opportunities. Why did the Philippines fail to do it when the neighboring countries grew through rapid industrialization? Why did the success in the electronics products not spill over to other products to broaden the industrial base? Why could the country not redress high income inequalities and persistent poverty? The proposed S-PATA aims to answer ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 7654
|Approval Date||18 Nov 2010|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||150|
Public sector management
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
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