Established in 2011 by ASEAN+3 Finance Ministers, the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) is an international organization that aims to contribute to the macroeconomic and financial resilience and stability in the ASEAN+3 region.
Inflation has made a comeback in Japan, with the CPI surging as high as 4.3% this year, a level unseen for three decades. What should the BOJ do to strike a balance between stimulating economic growth and ensuring price stability?
The demand for infrastructure projects in Indonesia is still high, leading the government to encourage further private-sector participation, especially in funding. There are several schemes to mobilize private money.
Continue ReadingHow Indonesia is Boosting Infrastructure Development with Innovative Financing
This blog presents an overview on how central bankers and supervisors in Southeast Asia can better understand and address broader environment-related, and especially biodiversity loss-related, financial risks.
Continue ReadingPerspectives from a Southeast Asia Roundtable on Nature ‘Impact and Dependency’ Studies
Although the climate-related natural hazard risk of Brunei remains low, and below the world average, the climate transition risk is perennial. AMRO made some suggestions on how to better address the climate change challenges in the country.
Continue ReadingTackling Climate Change in Brunei—Some Suggested Recommendations