Feeling The Political Drag

October 2006
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Oct2006, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p1
Country Report
Country Report
The article reports that Thailand's economy is continuing to face strong headwinds, with the drawn-out political psychological treatment which acts as an important constraint to domestic demand. However, while growth will remain supported by a huge external sector, risks to the outlook are very much to the downside.


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