OECD Development Centre – Paris, 7 November 2018
12 November 2018 at 11H00 A.M Singapore time / 04H00 A.M Paris time
The OECD Development Centre will publish its bi-annual Economic Outlook for Southeast Asia, China and India on 12 November 2018 on the occasion of the ASEAN Business and Investment Summit 2018. The report analyses Emerging Asia’s economic outlook in the short and medium terms and assesses its macroeconomic challenges including regional integration. It also includes structural policy country notes for each of the ten ASEAN countries as well as China and India. This year’s special theme focuses on policy options towards smart urban transportation.
The Economic Outlook for Southeast Asia, China and India 2019 is produced by the OECD Development Centre, in collaboration with the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP).
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