Global Themes


Focused insights


Asia still has problems

A stronger dollar and weak export demand are offsetting other improvements

In Brief

Reforming Asia’s state-owned enterprises

China is not only country with SOEs that would benefit from restructuring

In Brief

Asia’s chance to lead on trade

Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership can succeed, even as other big trade pacts falter

In Brief

China in 2017: what to watch

Five themes that will dictate the direction of the economy

In Brief

Oil and Gas M&A in Asia: Interesting Times for Treasury

In common with other regions, the decline in oil prices has been a major factor driving extensive M&A activity in Asia. While post-M&A integration planning is clearly desirable anywhere, in Asia the sheer diversity of regulation and business practices adds additional complexity.

In Depth

Monetary wears thin, fiscal weighs in

Central banks’ firepower for boosting global economy is waning

In Brief

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