The CAREC Institute’s Second Annual Book ‘Resilience and Economic Growth in Times of High Uncertainty’ is a compendium of chapters by prominent researchers addressing some of the most important economic growth issues in the CAREC region. The book is targeted at an advanced group of researchers, policymakers, and senior practitioners for whom it aims to be a useful resource. It is intended to provide a well-informed and authoritative guide to the economic growth matters of CAREC economies and to the current debates taking place in the field of sustaining resilience in a post-COVID-19 period. The chapters address key questions on recovering SMEs, sustainable agriculture and food security, green growth and climate risks, and e-commerce.
RESILIENCE AND ECONOMIC GROWTH IN TIMES OF HIGH UNCERTAINTY
PART I – UNDERSTANDING CURRENT UNCERTAINTIES ABOUT BUSINESSES AND HOUSEHOLDS
Brendan Duprey and Aizhan Salimzhanova
Dina Azhgaliyeva, Ranjeeta Mishra, Trinh Long, Peter Morgan, and Wataru Kodama
Kamalbek Karymshakov, Dastan Aseinov, Burulcha Sulaimanova
PART II – NEW IMPERATIVES FOR GREEN ECONOMIC GROWTH
Anastassiya Vorobyeva, Yelif Ulagpan, Ablay Dosmaganbetov, Aigerim Tleukhanova, Akbota Batyrkhan, Stefanos Xenarios
Bakhrom Mirkasimov, Etenesh B. Asfaw, Zohid Askarov, Azizakhon Mukhammedova..
PART III – CLIMATE CHANGE RISKS FOR AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY
Iroda Amirova and Etenesh B. Asfaw
Zhanel Sembayeva, Lilia Mussina, Madina Kazbek, Ablay Dosmaganbetov, Stefanos Xenarios
PART IV – E-COMMERCE DEVELOPMENT IN CAREC
Ghulam Samad and Soo Hyun Kim