COVID-19 and the Finance Sector in Asia and the Pacific: Guidance Note

Institutional Document | December 2021

This publication highlights short-term actions that can mitigate pressures and medium-term policy considerations for finance sector resilience in the post-COVID-19 period.

Price
  • US$27.00 (paperback)

The guidance note examines the effects of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on real economies and the measures taken to ease the impact. It notes risks to financial stability, such as an anticipated rise in nonperforming assets. Its recommendations include establishing a framework for epidemic risk financing, buttressing financial stability and macroprudential measures, developing insurance markets for risk sharing and transfer solutions, improving SME financing, and fostering digital transformation.

Additional Details

Type
Series
Subjects
  • Finance sector development
  • Small and medium enterprise (SME) financing
  • COVID-19
Pages
  • 82
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
SKU
  • TIM210532-2
ISBN
  • 978-92-9269-322-0 (print)
  • 978-92-9269-323-7 (electronic)
  • 978-92-9269-324-4 (ebook)

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