Disinflation On Its Way, Deflation May Grow

October 2011
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Oct2011, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p8
Country Report
The article presents the economic outlook for the Asia-Pacific region from the Business Monitor International Ltd. (BMI). It reports on the increasing consumer price inflation (CPI) in the region which may result in slower economic growth and deflation. It relates that expansionary fiscal and monetary policies in Thailand and Malaysia are contributing to the expansion of free money supply in both countries.


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