Asia Economic Monitor - July 2004

Date: July 2004
Type: Reports
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Series: Asian Economic Integration Monitor

Description

The Asia Economic Monitor (AEM) is a semiannual review of emerging East Asia's growth, financial and corporate sector restructuring, and emerging policy issues. It covers the 10 Association of Southeast Asian Nations member countries plus the People's Republic of China and the Republic of Korea. East Asia`s synchronized economic growth that began during the second half of 2003 is continuing despite the sharp rise in world oil prices.

Contents

  • Economic Performance in the FirstHalf of 2004
    • Real Sector Developments
    • Financial Markets
    • Monetary and Fiscal Policies
  • Financial Restructuring and Prudential Indicators
    • Nonperforming Loans of Banks
    • Capital Adequacy and Bank Profitability
    • Asset Resolution by Asset Management Companies
    • Trends in Bank Credit
    • Prudential Indicators
  • Economic Outlook, Risks, and Policy Issues
    • External Economic Environment
    • Regional Economic Outlook
    • Individual Country Outlook
    • Risks and Policy Issues