Asia Economic Monitor - July 2007

Publication | July 2007

The Asia Economic Monitor (AEM) is a semiannual review of emerging East Asia's growth, financial vulnerability, and emerging policy issues. It covers the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations; People's Republic of China; Hong Kong, China; Republic of Korea; and Taipei,China.

Contents 

  • Economic Performance in the First Half of 2007
    • GDP Growth
    • Inflation
    • Balance of Payments
    • Financial Markets and Exchange Rates
    • Monetary and Fiscal Policy
  • Assessment of Financial Vulnerability
  • Outlook, Risks and Policy Issues
    • External Economic Environment
    • Regional Economic Outlook for 2007-2008
    • Risks to the Outlook
    • Policy Issues
  • Theme Chapters
    • Policy Options for Managing Capital Inflows in Emerging East Asia
    • Emerging East Asian Banking Systems - Ten Years after the Crisis