Asia Economic Monitor - February 2003

Publication | February 2003

The Asia Economic Monitor (AEM) is a quarterly review of East Asia's growth and recovery, financial and corporate sector reforms, and social developments. It covers the 10 Association of Southeast Asian Nations member countries plus the People's Republic of China and Republic of Korea.

Contents 

  • Growth and Recovery in 2002
    • Real Sector Developments
    • Asset Market Developments
    • Fiscal and Monetary Policies
  • Progress in Financial and Corporate Restructuring and Reforms
    • Nonperforming Loans, Capital Adequacy and Bank Profitability
    • Asset Resolution by Asset Management Companies
    • Voluntary Corporate Workouts
    • Trends in Bank Credit
    • Reforms of the Regulatory and Supervisory Framework
  • Prospects for East Asia's Growth and Recovery
    • External Economic Environment
    • Regional Economic Outlook
    • Risks to Regional Growth and Recovery