In this note, we introduce AMRO’s Risk Identification and Signalling Kickoff (RISK) exercise, aimed at assessing systemic risks to the ASEAN+3 region.
This issue analyzes China’s and ASEAN’s trade performance to assess (1) if their respective contributions have materially changed; and (2) China’s changing comparative advantage across sectors and how the rest of the region may be adjusting to benefit from it.
The Malaysian economy rebounded strongly in 2022 driven by a strong recovery in domestic demand and robust export growth.
This note analyzes the transmission of global food prices to inflation across the ASEAN+3 region and explore the risks to the food price outlook.
In the July 2023 update of the AREO, AMRO projects the ASEAN+3 region to grow by 4.6 percent in 2023 and 4.5 percent in 2024.
The United States passed the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (IRA), which includes a controversial incentive to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) produced domestically. This analytical note examines the potential implications of the IRA for the ASEAN+3 EV industry and members’ growth strategy going forward.
The ASEAN+3 region faces several hazards due to changing climate patterns. More frequent and/or intense climate-related disasters are likely in the future, which will threaten the region’s natural capital and…
This paper formulates a Bank Vulnerability Index (BVI) for ASEAN+3 banks and banking systems to facilitate the early detection of vulnerabilities for a more informed approach to surveillance and policymaking.
Credit risk has played a significant role in many financial crises, including the global financial crisis. The COVID-19 pandemic also highlighted bank credit losses to the private sector. However, there…
The economic fallout from the prolonged pandemic has required extensive policy responses, leaving a large dent in policy space.