About Us Brief description of our work, including our vision, mission, values and impact. (PDF)
Program Overview A brief overview of the major program areas of The Asia Foundation. (PDF)
The Wall Street Journal Features Analysis by Steven Rood The Wall Street Journal features analysis by The Asia Foundationís Country Representative in the Philippines on peace talks and President Aquino.
You can also browse all our publications.
The Prospects of Economic Development in Afghanistan, Part 2 of 407/02/2012
Occasional Paper No. 14, June 2012
The Prospects of Economic Development in Afghanistan is one of a series of analytical papers on The Asia Foundation's recently released public-opinion survey, Afghanistan in 2011: A Survey of the Afghan People. The series of essays provide detailed analysis of the survey data on the opinions and perceptions of Afghans toward government, public policy, democracy, and political and social change as interpreted by specialists who have in-depth knowledge of the region. This paper provides detailed analysis of the survey data on economic development and the role of government in Afghanistan.