GTFS: Global Trends and Future Scenarios Index

Leading Edge 2020: International Development in Asia


This research briefing provides a qualitative investigation of how four key elements of Asian activity will play out over the coming decade. These elements include: 1) shifting geopolitics, 2) demographic shifts, 3) climate change and 4) pressure on natural resources. Analysis of this rapidly changing region is carried out based on interviews with Asia’s foremost academics, civil society leaders and officials.