Asia at the Forefront: Growth Challenges for the Next Decade and Beyond
Growth in the first half of 2018 was softer than in 2017, especially in advanced economies.
Series: Occasional Papers
Author(s): Ichiro Otani , and Chi Pham
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 28 May 1996
Keywords: banking, exchange rate, foreign exchange, privatization, foreign investment
The reform strategy implemented in the Lao P.D.R. since 1985 has recognized the importance of external resources—both official and private—in accelerating economic transformation and in emulatin...