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- DocumentKorea Development Institute, 2014Institutions and Policy Measures for the Development of Korea's Asset Management Industry The asset management industry is a service industry where professionals run assets provided by individual investors. Korea's asset management industry started to develop with the purpose to foster the capital market so that funds could be directed for Korean economic development.Document
Water service delivery on the ground: targets versus realities (the cases of Dumaguete City and Agusan del Sur)Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2009In late 2008 and early 2009, the Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) conducted a study on local service delivery in education, health, and potable water in selected sites in the Philippines, in particular, Dumaguete City in Negros Oriental and the province of Agusan del Sur in Mindanao.DocumentKorea Development Institute, 2014In December 1997, Korea asked for the IMF’s financial aid to address its financial crisis. It was suggested that Korea’s economic growth strategy should be changed from factor driven to a set of total factor productivity improvement policies.DocumentGovernment of Grenada, 2001This paper provides an analysis of the current watershed, water resources and coastal zone management issues in Grenada pursuant to Grenada’s obligations on the Global Environment Facility approved Project entitled “Integrating Management of Watersheds and Coastal Areas in Small Island Watersheds and Coastal Areas in Small Island Developing States in the Caribbean.DocumentPhilippine Institute for Development Studies, 2010Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) play an important role in economic growth and development. In the member countries of the Asian Productivity Organization (APO), more than 90 percent of enterprises are SMEs, accounting for about 75 percent of the gross domestic product, as compared with 50 percent in the rest of the world.DocumentCaribbean Community Secretariat, 2011Workshop report held in Saint Lucia sharing different experiences with water management and reporting obligations across many Caribbean islands including Grenada.DocumentPhilippine Institute for Development Studies, 2010As of 2009, there was a total of 1,822 licensed public and private hospitals with the Department of Health (DOH). Of this number, public hospitals accounted for only 40 percent. Despite this marginal share, public hospitals serve the most number of patients. On average, government hospitals are bigger in size with 68 beds per hospital as opposed to private hospitals with only 44 beds.Document2007This document contains a brief description of the resources of the park and the surrounding communities, past and present uses of the area, and current legal and management status. This is followed by information on the current management issues and actionoriented programs to address these issues.DocumentKorea Development Institute, 2014Infectious disease surveillance is part of public health surveillance applied to the prevention and control of infectious diseases. The results of infectious disease surveillance provide the basis of planning and evaluation of infectious disease prevention and control programs.Document
Understanding the recent rise in poverty incidence: a look at growth and income distribution effectsPhilippine Institute for Development Studies, 2010This policy notes briefly discusses the factors behind the worsening of the poverty situation from 2003 to 2006, with the objective of drawing critical policy insights for effective poverty reduction strategies. In sum, it states that the rise in the poverty rate was due to lack of growth of real income and worsening income distribution.