Where economic giants tread

Where economic giants tread

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by Lorna C. Malicsi
2005 | Policy Brief Series 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.