The Covid-19 pandemic has continued to pose major challenges for both advanced and developing Asian economies. This panel discussion will provide an end-of-year review of the macroeconomic landscape across Asia and an outlook for 2022, including inflation forecasts and opportunities for growth. There will also be an assessment of fiscal and monetary responses to market volatility and high interest rates as well as geopolitical developments and regional stability.
Margit-Molnar, Head of the China Desk, Economics Department, OECD
Dennis Shen, Director, Sovereign and Public Sector, Scope Ratings
Chikahisa Sumi, Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific Director, International Monetary Fund
Dwyfor Evans, Managing Director, Head of APAC Macro Strategy, State Street Global Markets
Zeno Ronald Abenoja, Managing Director, Department of Economic Research, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas
Mark Burgess, Asia Chair, OMFIF
Recorded: 9 December 2021