The ‘Asian Century’ scenario: Asia’s share of global GDP seen to rise rapidly

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The Asia-Pacific region could account for over half of global output by the middle of this century, according to a report by Asian Development Bank (ADB). This potentially promising future for the region sometimes referred to as the ‘Asian Century’ though plausible, is by no means preordained.

The ‘Asian Century’ scenario: Asia’s share of global GDP seen to rise rapidly