2023
Publisher: 
Asian Development Bank, ADB
Language:
English

Keynote Address: The Challenge of Socially Inclusive Growth: Lessons from Latin America for Asia and the Pacific

Over the last three decades countries in Latin America doubled spending in social protection, from 7 to 14% of GDP, but results have been mixed. This keynote address reviewed the positive and negative lessons from that region that may be relevant to countries in Asia and the Pacific.