An update on Bhutan’s economy

Accelerating the reform momentum after the 2018 elections is key to consolidating and furthering Bhutan’s development. Credit: World Bank Bhutan is one of the smallest, but fastest-growing economies in the world.   Its annual average economic growth of 7.6 percent between 2007 and 2017 far exceeds the average global growth rate of 3.2 percent.   This high growth has contributed to reducing povert...