Asia Pacific Economic Outlook
Asia Pacific Economic Outlook offers a quarterly analysis of economic trends affecting countries in the Asia-Pacific region.
Asia Pacific Economic Outlook, Q3 2016
This edition gives the near-term economic outlook for Australia, Indonesia, Singapore, and South Korea and includes a special article defending Hong Kong’s currency peg. In Australia and Indonesia, flagging business investments are a cause for concern, while South Korea struggles with a lag in exports and Singapore’s economy faces both cyclical and structural problems. Read the report online, or download the PDF.View
Asia Pacific Economic Outlook, Q2 2016
This edition gives the near-term economic outlook for Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam and includes a special article on the factors driving growth in Asia’s realty sector. Falling oil prices and China’s slowdown continue to weigh on Malaysia and Taiwan, while Thailand is on the path to recovery and Vietnam’s GDP growth stays robust. Read the report online, or download the PDF .View
Asia Pacific Economic Outlook, Q1 2016
This edition gives a near-term outlook for Australia, Indonesia, Singapore, and South Korea. The Australian economy’s move away from export-driven to domestic demand-driven activity could help it sustain growth. In Indonesia, uncertainty continues due to the impending rate hike by the US Federal Reserve and China’s weak economic data. Singapore is going through a rough patch, driven by both internal and external economic forces. And South Korea counts on domestic demand to drive growth.View