ADB-AFDI Lecture Series on International Development: Asia’s Middle-Income Transition: Challenges and Opportunities

In the eighth lecture on 18 November, IED’s Benjamin Graham shared challenges and opportunities faced by developing Asia as it endeavor to transition from middle to high-income status. The discussion drew on evaluations and analyses by ADB and other development partners, and reflected impacts of COVID-19. He also shared successful stories of high-income countries in the Q&A session.