Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2021. Towards Post-COVID-19 Resilient Economies

Year of Publication

2021

This report takes stock of the socioeconomic fallout from the current pandemic and looks at past economic and non-economic shocks that have inflicted damage on the region’s sustainable development
prospects in order to draw lessons on how to build forward better during the post-pandemic recovery.

Source:

United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)

Author(s):

Geography:

Asia, Pacific

Type:

Data ,Solutions

Purpose of Measurement:

Solution Sets and Impact Potential, Understanding the Problem

Impact theme(s):

Policy

This report takes stock of the socioeconomic fallout from the current pandemic and looks at past economic and non-economic shocks that have inflicted damage on the region’s sustainable development
prospects in order to draw lessons on how to build forward better during the post-pandemic recovery. It presents the contours of policy packages that are needed in this regard and analyses the impact of implementing them across the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development.