Asia Economic Monitor - July 2002

Date: July 2002
Type: Reports
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Series: Asian Economic Integration Monitor

Description

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. The July 2002 Update features a chapter on "Five Years After the Crisis," which takes stock of what has been achieved in financial and corporate restructuring in East Asia since the1997 crisis.

Contents

  • Growth and Recovery in the First Half of 2002
    • Real Sector Developments
    • Asset Market Developments
    • Fiscal and Monetary Policies
  • Prospects for East Asia’s Growth and Recovery
    • External Economic Environment
    • Regional Economic Outlook
    • Risks to Regional Growth and Recovery
  • Five Years after the Crisis
    • Real Sector Trends — An Overview
    • Financial and Corporate Restructuring