2005 | Policy Briefs Vol. 2005 No. 7 | 2 pages
- Print 1656-8818
- e-ISSN 2599-3917
Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam (CLMV) try to trek on the same path. Long term goal: to rise on equal footing with the economic giants. Mission, not impossible, if CLMV’s winning weapon would bear the two-in-one insignia: a combination of scientifi c skills and managerial acumen.
Balisacan stresses that if CLMV countries were to be equal footing with the economic giants, now is the time for them to concentrate on cooking up a "mix of policies and institutions needed to spur rural growth and exploit the benefits of globalization.